Air Quality Investigations Unit Supervisor | RESEARCH SCIENTIST SUPERVISOR I
California Department of Public Health
Location: Richmond, California
Type: Full Time
Salary: $8,984.00 - $11,196.00 monthly
Academic / Research
Internal Number: JC-348327
This position supports the California Department of Public Health’s (CDPH) mission and strategic plan by strengthening the state environmental public health and laboratory testing program through planning, organizing, and directing the Investigations Unit in conducting advanced investigations on air pollution science.
The incumbent works under the general direction of the Research Scientist Supervisor II (RSS II) (Physical/Engineering Sciences), Chief, Air Quality Section (AQS). The Research Scientist Supervisor I (RSS I) (Physical/Engineering Sciences) supervises the Investigations Unit (IU) within AQS and supports the AQS Chief in prioritizing pollutants of concern. The RSS I plans, organizes, and directs original research studies on air pollution science to ensure AQS-IU’s capability to conduct advanced investigations of airborne and environmental contaminants. The RSS I serves as a high-level subject matter expert; formulates public health guidelines; and conducts health assessments, prevention, and control of air pollutants (Health and Safety Code §105400 et seq). The RSS I helps administer operations of AQS.
In order to be considered for this position, you must submit a copy of your college transcripts official or un-official and/or Degree for education verification.
Required Application Package Documents
The following items are required to be submitted with your application. Applicants who do not submit the required items timely may not be considered for this job:
Current version of the State Examination/Employment Application STD Form 678 (when not applying electronically), or the Electronic State Employment Application through your Applicant Account at www.CalCareers.ca.gov. All Experience and Education relating to the Minimum Qualifications listed on the Classification Specification should be included to demonstrate how you meet the Minimum Qualifications for the position.
Resume is required and must be included.
Applicants requiring reasonable accommodations for the hiring interview process must request the necessary accommodations if scheduled for a hiring interview. The request should be made at the time of contact to schedule the interview. Questions regarding reasonable accommodations may be directed to the EEO contact listed on this job posting.
You will find the Minimum Requirements in the Class Specification.
In addition to evaluating each candidate's relative ability, as demonstrated by quality and breadth of experience, the following factors will provide the basis for competitively evaluating each candidate:
Strong air quality science and public policy background. Five years of experience as principal investigator.
At the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), equity, diversity, and inclusion are at the core of our mission to advance the health and well-being of California’s diverse people and communities. We are genuinely and strongly committed to cultivating and preserving a culture of inclusion and connectedness where we can grow and learn together with a diverse team of employees. In recruiting for team members, we welcome the unique contributions that you can bring to us and the work we do.
The Human Resources Division (HRD) partners with CDPH’s programs and management to provide guidance and consultative services on HR matters that are necessary for the Department to carry out its mission to deliver quality public health services.