Environmental Scientist IV
10/1/2018 12:00:00 AM
10/30/2018 11:59:00 PM
Type of Recruitment
Yearly: $51,242.00/Min -
8:00am - 4:30pm
DNREC/Office of Natural
Res./Fish and Wildlife
Fld Ofc: (2430 Old County Road, Newark,, DE, 19702)
DNREC Human Resources
This position will develop and implement a statewide Tick Control Integrated
Pest Management (IPM) strategy. Position involves select tick population
surveillance, tick-borne pathogen monitoring, applied research on
various tick control methods, control of tick populations on select
public lands, judicious use of acaricides and other control methods,
tick-host animal population management, and tick-habitat vegetation
management. Position performs public and private landowner
consultations, public education and outreach, and programmatic
interactions with wildlife managers and public health personnel.
Essential functions are fundamental, core functions common to all positions
in the class series and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all
job duties for any one position in the class. Since class specifications
are descriptive and not restrictive, incumbents can complete job duties
of similar kind not specifically listed here.
Conducts field studies or inspections and evaluations for compliance with
permit and regulatory requirements; observes, collects, analyzes,
reviews and interprets data from standard field studies, compliance
inspections, various regulatory submissions or literature and makes
Performs statistical analysis of data.
Conducts technical reviews and makes recommendations on permit applications
or other various regulatory submissions to ensure compliance with
Prepares permits, technical reports and/or enforcement case documents.
Responds to technical/regulatory inquiries from other state, local and
federal agencies as well as public and private organizations or
JOB REQUIREMENTS for Environmental Scientist IV
Applicants must have education, training and/or experience
demonstrating competence in each of the following areas:
Possession of a Masters degree or higher in an environmentally related
scientific discipline OR Bachelors degree or higher in an
environmentally related scientific discipline and current professional
Possession of scientific prominence or recognition with publication in a
scientific or trade journal.
Three years experience in environmental or natural resources project
management which includes planning, developing, implementing, managing
and evaluating environmental or natural resources projects to ensure
objectives are met.
Three years experience in analyzing and evaluating scientific data.
Three years experience in interpreting environmental laws, rules,
regulations, standards, policies and procedures.
Additional Posting Information
This position will have Statewide responsibilities which requires travel
throughout the State. The State of Delaware provides
transportation services to State agencies.
Conditions of Hire
Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States.
DNREC does not provide sponsorship for holders of H-1 B Visas.
As a condition of hire you must possess a valid driver's license (not
suspended, revoked or cancelled, or disqualified from driving).
To learn more about the comprehensive benefit package please visit our
The application and supplemental questionnaire are evaluated based upon
a rating of your education, training and experience as they relate to
the job requirements of the position. It is essential that you
provide complete and accurate information on your application and the
supplemental questionnaire to include dates of employment, job title and
job duties. For education and training, list name of educational
provider, training course titles and summary of course content.
Narrative information supplied in response to the questions must be
supported by the information supplied on the application including your
employment, education and training history as it relates to the job
Once you have submitted your application on-line, all future
correspondence related to your application will be sent via email.
Please keep your contact information current. You may also view
all correspondence sent to you by the State of Delaware in the “My
Applications” tab at
Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities in all phases
of the application and employment process. To request an auxiliary
aid or service please call (302) 739-5458. TDD users should call the
Delaware Relay Service Number 1-800-232-5460 for assistance. The
State of Delaware – An Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action
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Mosquito Field Technicians/Laborers
(Multiple positions available)
Monmouth County Mosquito Control Division
1901 Wayside Road
Tinton Falls, NJ 07724
approximately May 15, 2018
approximately September 15, 2018
(Starting and ending dates flexible based on employee’s school or
$12/hour, 40 hours per week
7:00 am – 3:30 pm, Monday-Friday
After undergoing NJDEP approved training, a seasonal employee will
primarily work as a certified pesticide operator under the supervision
and direction of a mosquito control inspector/licensed applicator.
The seasonal employee will become familiar with basic mosquito biology
and habitat and participate in an integrated pest management approach to
mosquito control. Working in teams of two, the seasonal employee
will be responsible to inspect known mosquito habitats, apply
appropriate control and maintain accurate records of inspection and
action taken. Mosquito Field Technician may also be involved in
setting and retrieving mosquito surveillance traps and related duties
under the supervision of mosquito entomologists. Other related duties as
required. Work is primarily outdoors. Knowledge of basic
biology/ecology is desirable.
Must be 18 years or older
Must have valid NJ basic driver’s license (no
provisional licenses) and good driving record
Must pass drug and alcohol test
Interested candidates must:
complete Application to County of Monmouth found at
“How to Apply”
Indicate Mosquito Field Technician for “Title
For more information
Vicki Thompson, Acting Superintendent
Monmouth County Mosquito Control Division
1901 Wayside Road
Tinton Falls, NJ 07724
Faculty Position - Vector Ecologist
Department of Biological Sciences
The Department of Biological
Sciences invites applicants for a tenure-track faculty position
(academic year appointment at the Assistant Professor level) in Vector
Ecology, addressing fundamental questions on the relationships among
vectors, pathogens, and hosts. We seek candidates with research
interests including (but not limited to) emerging infectious diseases,
zoonotic diseases, epidemiology, vector and pathogen evolution,
biodiversity-disease relationships, short- and long-term impacts of
climate change, population genetics, and land-use changes.
Requirements: Applicants must
have a Ph.D. or equivalent in Biology or related field and relevant
postdoctoral experience. The successful applicant is expected to
maintain an externally funded research program in Vector Ecology, teach
undergraduate and graduate students, and participate in ongoing programs
in the Ecology and Evolutionary Biology area and the Department of
Extensive opportunities for collaboration exist
across the Purdue campus. The Department of Biological Sciences has over
50 faculty members conducting research in ecology and evolutionary
biology, structural biology, neurobiology, virology, microbiology,
molecular and cell biology, bioinformatics, and biology education
(http://www.bio.purdue.edu/). These opportunities are enhanced by a
highly interactive community of scientists within the Colleges of
Science, Agriculture, Pharmacy, Health and Human Sciences, Veterinary
Medicine and Engineering and interdisciplinary centers in the life
sciences including the Purdue Center for the Environment, the Purdue
Institute of Inflammation, Immunology and Infectious Diseases, the
Purdue Institute for Integrative Neuroscience, and the Purdue Institute
for Drug Discovery.
Applications should be submitted electronically to
https://hiring.science.purdue.edu/ as a single PDF file containing a
letter of interest, a detailed curriculum vitae, contact information for
three references, a two to three page summary of research interests, and
a one-page teaching statement. Purdue University’s Department of
Biological Sciences is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of
faculty effort, including scholarship, instruction and engagement.
Candidates should address at least one of these areas in their cover
letter, indicating past experiences, current interests or activities,
and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and
inclusion. Purdue is an ADVANCE institution. Inquiries should be
directed to Prof. Esteban Fernandez-Juricic, Chair, Vector Ecologist
Biology Search Committee at (email@example.com)
or Vector Ecologist Biology Search Committee, Department of Biological
Sciences, Purdue University, 915 W. State St., West Lafayette, IN
47907-2054. Review of applications will begin October 16, 2017 and
continue until the position is filled. A background check is required
for employment in this position.
University is an EOE/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified
applicants, including minorities, women,
with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.