Air Quality Program Manager

by Planning Jobs | Department of City and Regional Planning at Berkeley on December 11, 2013

in University Jobs

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District (District) is a regional government agency, committed to achieving clean air to protect the public's health and the environment. The District accomplishes this goal through regulation of industrial facilities and various outreach and incentive programs designed to encourage clean air choices. The District's jurisdiction encompasses all of seven counties - Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara and Napa, and portions of two others - southwestern Solano and southern Sonoma. The District is recruiting for the position of Air Quality Program Manager in the Rule Development Section of the Planning, Rules and Research Division. This is a full-time, exempt, management position. There is one (1) vacancy. Under administrative direction, the Air Quality Program Manager plans, organizes,supervises, reviews and evaluates staff and activities of the Rule Development Section in the Planning, Rules and Research Division; performs related work as assigned. EXAMPLES OF DUTIES FOR THIS POSITION: Develops and implements goals, objectives, policies, procedures and work standards for the Rule Development Section. Provides rule and policy interpretation and other technical expertise to District management and staff. Supervises the preparation and review of regulatory proposals and control measures to determine cost effectiveness, technical feasibility and enforceability. Organizes, assigns, directs, reviews and evaluates the work of assigned staff Selects and trains staff and provides for their professional and/or technical development. Designs, develops, implements, and maintains the rule development program. Develops and implements policies, procedures and methods to ensure compliance with federal and state mandated programs for air quality control. Directs the preparation of technical assessment documents and staff reports. Interacts with Board of Directors, Advisory Council, and District management and staff regarding rule development programs. Represents the District at meetings and workshops with the public and other public agencies regarding actions and activities related to rule development programs. Conducts public involvement rocesses related to rule development programs. Analyzes legislation and issues and prepares and presents reports and recommendations regarding technical and policy issues to the Board and various committees. Directs operational support activities related to assigned programs such as records management, communications and clerical services. Directs the maintenance of accurate records; prepares clear and concise reports, correspondence and other written materials. Prepares and administers budget(s) for assigned programs. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Education and Experience: A typical way to obtain the knowledge and skill is: Equivalent to graduation from a four-year college or university with major course work in chemistry, engineering, environmental science or a closely related field and four years of experience in developing and administering environmental programs, including two years of lead or supervisory experience. A graduate degree in a relevant field may be substituted for up to two years of the experience on a year for year basis. HOW TO APPLY: Interested individuals must submit a completed BAAQMD application, chronological resume, and the responses to the supplemental application questions no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, December 20, 2013. It is preferred that you visit the District's website at You may also download application materials from the website or contact the Human Resources Office at (415) 749-4980 for an application package. If you complete a paper application package it must be returned to: Bay Area Air Quality Management District, Human Resources Office, 939 Ellis Street, Fourth Floor, San Francisco, CA 94109. Resumes must be included, and not in lieu of the required application materials. Postmarks, faxes, and E-mailed applications will not be accepted. Except as requested in this announcement, do not include any additional documents, such as letters of recommendation, performance evaluations, work samples, etc. They will not be considered or returned. Applicants submitting paper applications must also complete an official BAAQMD application. Postmarks, faxes, and e-mails will not be accepted. Supplemental Questionnaire Individuals who apply for this position must respond to each of the supplemental questions. Both online and paper applications must be received by the Human Resources Office no later than the time and date specified in this vacancy announcement. The responses to the supplemental application questions will be used in accordance with the procedures indicated under the Selection Criteria in the vacancy announcement. Instructions: Please limit your responses to one page per question. Do not combine your responses, or reference your application, resume, or any other requested documentation that you have included with your application packet to answer a question. Please be advised that the information you provide will be evaluated "as is" and incomplete or illegible applications will likely receive lower ratings. Therefore, it is very important to provide a concise, organized, and easy to follow response to each question. You must provide the following for each question regarding experience: The name of the employer where you gained your experience, your job title, length of time in years/months performing the specific function, and detailed examples that illustrate your duties and responsibilities. APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT: OUR OFFICE IS LOCATED AT: 939 Ellis Street San Francisco, CA 94109 415-749-4980 415-749-4980 Firm Name: The Bay Area Air Quality Management District (District) Location: San Francisco Payment: Paid Contact: Apply Online Email: Phone: Posted: Dec 11, 2013 Category: Environmental Start Date: 1970-01-01

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