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AIR RESOURCES BOARD, STATE

Title:  AIR RESOURCES TECHNICIAN II
Salary: $15.84 - $19.84
Posted: 02/10/2014

Job Description:

DUTIES:

The Stationary Source Division has multiple Permanent Intermittent positions. These positions may work at a maximum of 1500 hours per calendar year.

The successful candidate will be involved in the Portable Equipment Registration Program work under close supervision of Air Pollution Specialists (APS) and Air Resources Engineers (ARE) in performing technical and administrative duties throughout the portable equipment registration process. The successful candidate will determine eligibility of engines and equipment units, perform calculations for engineering evaluations, tabulate emission data, and compute emission limitations. Duties also include assisting in special projects, performing database queries for data analysis and compiling data for project evaluations. It is pertinent for the successful candidate to stay current with regulation updates in order to analyze situations accurately and adopt an effective course of action. Administrative duties entail; working as the program liaison with Administrative Service Division and industry accounts payable departments regarding accounts payable and receivable issues; answering questions and responding to information requests from the public and regulated industry either in person, over the phone or e-mail; and provide administrative support to APSs and AREs.

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS:

The successful candidate will have strong math, science, and organizational skills. Knowledge of basic air pollution control, internal combustion engine operation, and California’s air pollution control regulatory process is desirable. The successful candidate will have demonstrated the ability to evaluate and analyze information, using Excel/Access, synthesize and report information using Word and Powerpoint, and defend data and conclusions. The successful candidate will have demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and persuasively orally and in writing. The successful candidate will have a history of courteous professional conduct in the workplace, including dealing with challenging stakeholders and presenting themselves in a professional manner. The successful candidate will have the ability to work predictable hours, part time, with reliable attendance.

WHO MAY APPLY:

Qualified Air Resources Technician I candidates are encouraged to apply.

To apply, please submit an original application (State Std. 678). Please include a cover letter with your application specifying why you would like to work for the Air Resources Board and how your experience and education qualifies you for this position. Applicants will be screened and only the most qualified candidates will be interviewed. Appointments may be subject to SROA/Surplus restrictions. Surplus applicants must attach a copy of their surplus letter with a State application (STD 678). On page one of the completed standard Sate Application you must clearly indicate the basis of your eligibility: list appointment, transfer, SROA, Surplus, re-employment, or reinstatement.

Please reference position number 673-476-3873-XXX on your application and include any other relevant documents (e.g., unofficial transcript, copy of degrees, resume, etc.) to the attention of Michael Guzetta at the address indicated below.

SACRAMENTO LOCATION - We are located downtown in the beautiful California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA) at 10th and I Street. The Light Rail Station is two blocks from Cal/EPA building and also close to the downtown plaza, restaurants, and gym.

Additional Information:
Working Title Position Number
AIR RESOURCES TECHNICIAN II 673 - 476 - 3873 - XXX
Will also consider hiring a(n)
AIR RESOURCES TECHNICIAN I $12.10 - $17.66
Location County
Sacramento SACRAMENTO
Timebase Tenure
Intermittent Permanent   month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
Until Filled http://www.arb.ca.gov
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
Stationary Source Division
1001 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
Michael Guzzetta
(916) 322-6025
mguzzett@arb.ca.gov