Virginia State Government TRO - P0877 - Air Manager (Open Until Filled) in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Position Information

Job Description

The Virginia Department of Environmental Quality, Tidewater Regional Office, seeks a qualified individual to administer the air permitting program. This position will supervise eight permit writers to ensure air permit applications are accurately developed pursuant to state and federal requirements and are appropriately and timely processed. This position may be required to develop and process permits. In addition, this position will coordinate with agency managers to ensure consistency and program improvement. This position will oversee public meetings and hearings, attend meetings and interact with the public and regulated community. In addition, this position will work with permitting staff to instill teamwork and a high level of performance.

ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGER II (Air Manager) – P0877 (Open Until Filled) Virginia Beach, Virginia Minimum Starting Salary: $57,342 – Negotiable Based on Experience

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience in engineering or environmental sciences required. Demonstrated knowledge, skills and abilities to include: environmental, mechanical and chemical engineering principles; air pollution control technologies; writing and reviewing engineering reports; interpreting environmental laws and regulations. Experience writing air permits and correspondence; and reading and interpreting air pollution laws, regulations, and policies. Candidates should possess excellent interpersonal skills; the ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing, and experience using PC word processing and spreadsheet software. Must complete or provide certification of previous completion of the following National Incident Management (NIMS) courses: ICS 100 and IS 700.

Preferred Qualifications

Previous management experience preferred.

Special Requirements

The Commonwealth does not provide sponsorship; therefore, applicants must be a citizen or national of the U.S., a Lawful Permanent Resident, or an alien authorized to work.

Excluding current DEQ employees, the selected candidate MUST pass a criminal background check.

Special Instructions to Applicants

For consideration for this position, candidates MUST apply online at Applicants are encouraged to be specific regarding job-related knowledge, skills, and abilities. Resumes are encouraged but do not substitute submittal of the online application. Applications submitted via postal mail, email, or fax will not be considered. Please contact if you need assistance.

Contact Information


Patrice J. Woodson





1111 East Main Street, Suite 1400 Richmond, VA 23219

Working Title: TRO - P0877 - Air Manager (Open Until Filled)

Role Title: Environmental Manager II - 59034

Job Open Date: 01/12/2018

Open Until Filled: Yes

Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)?: No

Hiring Range: $57,342 - Negotiable Based on Experience

Agency: Dept of Environmental Quality (440)

Agency Website:

Location: Virginia Beach - 810

Position Number: P0877

Job Posting Number: 1033087

Type of Recruitment: General Public - G

Does this position have telework options?: Yes

Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference: No

Job Type: Full-Time (Salaried)

Job Type Detail: Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1

Pay Band: 06