Oil Program Engineer/Scientist  (Level 4)

Under the direction of the monitor, the enrollee conducts inspections under Spill Prevention, Control and Countermeasure Regulations, prepares correspondence with facilities, and supports enforcement case development.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Conducts inspections of facilities under 40 CFR 112 (SPCC regulations) including multi-media sites. (35%)
  • Writes Inspection Report and/or compile inspection data. (35%)
  • Provides compliance assistance to public. (10%)
  • Assists CEPPS Oil Team staff, maintain databases and outreach projects. (10%)
  • Performs other duties as assigned. (10%)
  • Expected travel up to 10 days/month


  • 55 years of age or older
  • Bachelor’s Degree (BS/BA) in Petroleum Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineer, Material Science, Chemistry, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Environmental Management, Occupational Safety and Health or comparable course of study.
  • Minimum of 4 years related experience
  • Have a general knowledge of environmental rules and regulations
  • Ability to evaluate pertinent facts and evidence and communication information effectively both orally and in writing
  • Knowledge of computer system databases such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and Access and able to use a fax, copy, and scanner machine.
  • Observational report writing experience (writing samples shall be provided at interview)
  • Metal tank inspection/safety maintenance; Pipeline inspection/safety/maintenance; Fuel/Petrochemical industry experience; P.E. License (desired, but not required)

*This position is in support of a Federally Funded Program with a defined hourly rate.


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