Environmental Affairs Specialist – Madison, WI

Deadline to apply: February 19th

This position will work within a team responsible for the University of Wisconsin-Madison environmental compliance programs. The environmental affairs program primarily includes efforts associated with pollution prevention, environmental impacts, and the management of required permits and planning documents. Specifically, environmental affairs activities fall within the areas of stormwater management; air pollution control; emergency response and planning; the prevention or remediation of contaminated sites; and miscellaneous responsibilities that fall under the broader environmental affairs umbrella.

Common duties include preparing documentation needed to satisfy regulatory requirements and the identification of environmental risks at UW-Madison facilities. The Environmental Affairs Specialist will assess, review, and resolve technical environmental issues, and therefore a comprehensive knowledge of environmental regulation and science is needed. The position will also actively develop and facilitate University policymaking. Lastly, the position will be required to represent the University before regulatory agencies and consulting engineers. Excellent organizational, writing, and other communication skills are critical to this position.

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