Description of Work Unit
CEMML is a research, education and service unit within the Warner College of Natural Resources at Colorado State University (CSU). CEMML applies the latest and most appropriate science to promote the sustainable management of natural and cultural resources on Department of Defense (DOD) and other public lands. We provide technical support, conduct applied research, and offer career development and learning opportunities to support resource stewardship. We collaborate with our sponsors and within CSU to resolve complex environmental issues, leaving a legacy of science-based decisions that sustain our resources for future generations.
A Database Analyst (Research Associate I Special) position is available with the Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands (CEMML). This position is located at Schofield Barracks, HI. EESOH-MIS is an enterprise application that tracks the lifecycle of bulk hazardous materials from planning, procurement, issue/use and safe disposal. The application stores all the necessary data to create environmental compliance documents mandated by the EPA and other state and federal regulatory agencies.
Required Job Qualifications
- The successful candidate must be eligible to work in the United States by the start date; CEMML will not provide visa sponsorship for this position.
- A BS in computer science or related field and a minimum of three years of experience in database administration, data entry, data management and organization.
- Experience in data quality assurance/quality control.
- Proven successful collaboration within team and workgroup environment.
- Position is contingent on applicant passing government screening to access a U.S. Government network.
- The successful candidate must have a valid driver’s license or the ability to obtain a driver’s license by the employment start date.
Preferred Job Qualifications
- Experience collecting and inputting data for EPA reports such as hazardous waste Biennial Report or Toxic Release Inventory and Tier II reports.
- Knowledge of environmental compliance, hazardous waste inventories, and Emergency Planning Community Right to Know Act.
- Ability to coordinate services by phone and email and provide training/support to database users.
- Proven oral communication/training skills for technical and non-technical audiences.
- Experience writing reports and standard operating procedures.
- Experience working with personal computers and conventional software programs (word processors, spreadsheets, and databases).
- Experience working in highly structured organizations, such as governmental agencies, the military or corporations, with established lines of authority, procedures, and protocols.
- Reflecting departmental and institutional values, candidates are expected to have the ability to advance the Department’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Job Duty Category Database administration Duty/Responsibility
Maintain local EESOH-MIS database to include accurate data entry of Safety Data Sheets (SDS), chemical information, hazardous waste profile documentation, facility and personnel information. Conduct regular QA/QC to ensure accuracy and integrity of data.
Percentage Of Time 50% Job Duty Category Database support Duty/Responsibility
Provide database support to local and regional working groups. Prepare ad hoc reports as requested in various formats. Train in-house users on database procedures.
Percentage Of Time 10% Job Duty Category Hazardous Waste Disposal Service Coordination Duty/Responsibility
Process hazardous waste disposal requests via telephone and email. Coordinate disposal services utilizing the EESOH-MIS database and MS Office Suite software.
Percentage Of Time 25% Job Duty Category Project management Duty/Responsibility
Summarize monthly work tasks into monthly progress report.
Percentage Of Time 5% Job Duty Category Administration Duty/Responsibility
Submit leave requests/reports, track training/certification requirements.
Percentage Of Time 10%
Special Instructions to Applicants
Prospective candidates should apply online at http://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/49736. Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications in the announcement to be considered for hire. Apply no later than October 8, 2017, for full consideration. Upload each of the items below individually as a Word Document (.doc), PDF (.pdf), or Rich Text Format (.rtf). Please note that incomplete applications cannot be considered. Please remove social security numbers and birthdates from application materials. A complete application consists of:
- Statement of Qualifications (one page letter addressing each qualification described in announcement)
- Transcripts (for each degree earned that is listed under qualifications)
- Degree Conferral (copy of diploma if transcripts do not include confirmation that degree was awarded)
- References (contact information for professional references including at least one supervisor, references will not be contacted without prior notification of candidates)
Conditions of Employment
Pre-employment Criminal Background Check (required for new hires), Valid Driver’s License
Search Contact Sabrina Broderick, WCNR_HR@mail.colostate.edu
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