University of Texas at Arlington Natural Resources Specialist I-Austin, TX {S00748P} in Arlington, Texas

Posting Number S00748P

Position Title Natural Resources Specialist I-Austin, TX {S00748P}

Department Enterprise Development

Location Austin

Job Family Administrative Support

Position Status Full-time

Work Hours Standard

Work Schedule

Monday-Friday; 8:00am-5:00pm.

Open to External and Internal


Salary Salary is commensurate based on qualifications and relevant experience

Duration Funding expected to continue

Pay Basis Monthly

Benefits Eligible Yes

Job Summary

Responsible for reviewing and evaluating Public Water Systems (PWS).

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Review requests for Public Water System Inventory affiliation data changes. Determine accuracy of data consistent with established data standards. Document decisions consistent with established standards, and prepare notes, reports, and correspondence to memorialize data determinations. Review Public Water System Inventory facility data changes submitted through Comprehensive Compliance Investigation (CCI) reports, field reports from samplers, and other sources. Ensure the correct relationship of facility data is captured correctly in the Safe Drinking Water Distribution System (SDWIS). Prepares appropriate documents meeting institutional standards to summarize the results. Adheres to institutional paper and electronic file management requirements. Provides technical assistance to city and county officials, water system owners, operators, engineers, and lawyers, agency staff, other governmental entities, and any other individuals seeking registration of a public water supply or seeking to modify data related to a public water supply registration. Follows all applicable institutional standard operating procedures. Ensures that business procedures maintain compliance with all institutional rules or policies. Attends training as appropriate to supplement familiarity with programmatic requirements as directed by Project Manager. Performs other duties assigned.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and one (1) year of experience in data analysis, environmental quality management, public utilities, business administration, or related field or the equivalent experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Excellent communication skills.

Working Conditions

Special Conditions for Eligibility

EEO Statement

UTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Additionally, the University prohibits discrimination in employment on the basis of sexual orientation. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. The UTA is a tobacco free campus.

Posting Detail Information

Number of Vacancies 4

Desired Start Date

Open Date

Review Start Date

Open Until Filled

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants must include in their online resume the following information: 1) Employment history: name of company, period employed (from month/year to month/year), job title, summary of job duties and 2) Education: school name, degree type, and major.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  • How many years of experience do you have working in data analysis, environmental quality management, public utilities, business administration, or a related field?

  • None/less than 1 year

  • 1 to 2 years

  • 3 to 4 years

  • 5 or more years

  • How much experience accessing/discovering information, data interpretation, creating/maintaining accurate records, problem resolution, analyzing/organizing information, and performing complex clerical procedures do you have?

  • None/less than 2 years

  • 2 to 3 years

  • 4 to 5 years

  • 6 or more years

  • What is the highest degree you have attained? (Please specify in your resume)

  • Associate's Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Master's Degree or higher

  • None of the above

  • Are you willing to work in Austin, TX?

  • Yes

  • No

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents

  • Resume or CV

  • Cover/Interest Letter

Optional Documents