Watershed Resource Specialist II

City and County of Honolulu
Honolulu, HI, United States
Position Type: 
Full-Time
Organization Type: 
Government
Experience Level: 
Entry Level (0-2 Years)
Degree Required: 
Bachelor's (Or Equivalent)

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Performs a variety of assignments of moderate difficulty related to the implementation and coordination of the island-wide watershed preserve management program; and performs other related duties as required.

Vacancy is with the Honolulu Board of Water Supply (BWS). This position independently performs a variety of moderately difficult assignments relating to activities and programs of the BWS that maintain, enhance, and preserve watershed forest lands and address long- and short-term effects on the island's watersheds and water supply.

 Additional Job Information:

At time of application, you must be a citizen, national or permanent resident alien of the United States or a non-citizen eligible under federal law for unrestricted employment.

***Subject to funding availability.***
 
1) Only ONLINE applications will be accepted. Applications must be submitted online by AUGUST 19, 2020, 11:59 p.m., Hawaii Standard Time (HST) to be accepted. 

2) Paper applications will NOT be accepted.

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There is one vacancy with the Honolulu Board of Water Supply, Water Resources Division. This list may be used for future vacancies in this department.

Special Work Conditions: Work is performed outdoors in varying terrains and conditions and may involve exposure to inclement weather. When conducting surveys and other related projects in watershed areas, position carries a backpack weighing up to 35 pounds, and hikes in back country and mountainous terrain for distances of up to approximately 10 miles and for a duration of up to 10 hours.

 Minimum Qualification Requirements:

EDUCATION REQUIREMENT:
Substantially equivalent to graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major work in natural resources management or development, horticulture or botany, or a related field.

Verification Requirement: You must submit evidence of your education within 7 days of filing this application. You may attach an electronic copy of your diploma and/or official transcript to your application, or mail a photocopy to: Department of Human Resources, 650 South King Street, 10th Floor, Honolulu, HI 96813. Copies will not be returned.

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENT:
One year of responsible professional experience in the monitoring, surveying, restoration and management of watershed preserve areas.

LICENSE REQUIREMENT:

  1. Certification in the appropriate category as a Commercial Applicator of Restricted Pesticides, prior to completion of probation.
  2. Possession of an appropriate valid driver's license (automobile/Type 3), prior to appointment.

 Examination Process:

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE EVALUATION: In addition to meeting the above minimum qualifications, your application will be further evaluated. Your score will be based on the quality, quantity, and/or recency of your education and experience.

EXAMINATION WEIGHT:
Education and Experience Evaluation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 100%