The City of Fort Worth is the 13th largest city in the U.S. and the fastest growing among large cities. Fort Worth has received multiple accolades, including number one Downtown (Livability), and the second-best City in the nation for Job Seekers (Forbes). Our employees serve the needs of over 800,000 residents. We are seeking individuals that reflect our values of exceptional customer experience, mutual respect, embracing our diversity, continuous improvement, ethical behavior, and accountability.
An Environmental Specialist job is available with The City of Fort Worth Water Department. You will be responsible for conducting, monitoring, inspecting, surveying and investigating for industrial and commercial water customers to determine their environmental impact and compliance with applicable regulations within assigned programs and services and to provide assistance to the Environmental Supervisor.
Make proper determination and applicability of various environmental regulations, issues and conditions related to specific environmental programs.
Perform technical and complex environmental protection tasks in the areas of water pollution control, hazardous waste generation, storage and disposal and related environmental concerns.
Prepare reports and maintain records related to assigned programs and services.
Extensive telephone and public contact.
Bachelor degree from an accredited college with major course work in Biology, Chemistry, or Environmental Science.
Possession of a valid driver's license.
Proficient use of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.
Conditions of Employment
Candidates who do not meet the Education requirement, may be considered if they have more relevant work experience than the position requires. Those selected for employment will be required to pass Pre-Employment checks depending on the position requirements. Those could include, but are not limited to: criminal background check, drug screen, education verification, etc. Criminal convictions will be considered on a case by case basis. Employees are paid by direct deposit only. Equal Opportunity Employer.