Protecting Public Health and the Environment.

Working at DEQ

DEQ employs a broad range of environmental professionals, ranging from analysts to scientists to engineers. DEQ also hires accounting, information technology, education and public outreach, human resources, and other administrative professionals to support core programs.

Internship Program

DEQ provides internship opportunities for college undergraduate and graduate students interested in environmental engineering, water quality, air quality, regulatory environmental science, and environmental public relations. Learn more.

Current Job Openings

Classified Title:Analyst 3 
Working Title:IPDES Industrial Permit Specialist
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade M : $23.36- $26.41 per hour
Location:Water Quality Division-State Office
Open To:All qualified candidates: external candidates, internal promotional candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Apply By:Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2352762/ipdes-industrial-permit-specialist?department[0]=Department%20of%20Environmental%20Quality&sort=PositionTitle%7CAscending&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs
Contact:AJ Maupin at (208) 373-0167


Classified Title:Analyst 4 
Working Title:Hazardous Waste Compliance & Enforcement Coordinator
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade N : $25.81 – $32.50 per hour
Location:Waste and Remediation
Open To:All qualified candidates: external candidates, internal promotional candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Apply By:Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2353094/hazardous-waste-compliance-enforcement-coordinator
Contact:Natalie Creed at (208) 373-0506


Classified Title:Analyst 3 
Working Title:Outreach and Environment Planner
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade M : $23.36 - $25.75 per hour
Location:Water Quality Division-State Office
Open To:All qualified candidates: external candidates, internal promotional candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Tuesday, February 12, 2019
Apply By:Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2348065/analyst-3-outreach-and-environmental-planner?department[0]=Department%20of%20Environmental%20Quality&sort=PositionTitle%7CAscending&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs
Contact:MaryAnna Peavey at (208) 373-0122


Classified Title:Engineer, Technical 1 
Working Title:Wastewater Engineer
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade N: $25.81 - $33.35 per hour
Location:Coeur d’Alene Regional Office
Open To:All qualified candidates: external candidates, internal promotional candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Friday, February 8, 2019
Apply By:Sunday, March 3, 2019
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2349477/wastewater-engineer
Contact:Matthew Plaisted at 208-666-4622


Classified Title:Analyst 3 
Working Title:Regional Monitoring and Assessment Coordinator
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade M : $23.36- $27.04 per hour
Location:Twin Falls Regional Office
Open To:All qualified candidates: external, internal promotional candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Thursday, February 7, 2019
Apply By:Thursday, February 21, 2019
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2341824/analyst-3-regional-monitoring-and-assessment-coordinator?department[0]=Department%20of%20Environmental%20Quality&sort=PositionTitle%7CAscending&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs
Contact:Sean Woodhead at (208) 737- 3877


Classified Title:Environmental Technician 
Working Title:Beneficial Use Reconnaissance Program (BURP) Environmental Technician
Type:Non-Classified, Temporary Full Time
Pay Rate:$11.00 per hour + Per Diem
Location:Coeur d’Alene, Boise, Twin Falls, Pocatello, Lewiston, and Idaho Falls
Open To:All qualified candidates: external candidate and voluntary demotions.
Date Posted:Monday, February 4, 2019
Apply By:Monday, March 4, 2019
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2343527/beneficial-use-reconnaissance-program-burp-environmental-technician
Contact:


Classified Title:Scientist 4 
Working Title:Environmental Hydrogeologist
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade N : $25.81 - $30.22 per hour
Location:Coeur d’Alene Regional Office
Open To:All qualified: internal promotional candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Monday, February 4, 2019
Apply By:Monday, February 25, 2019
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2342713/environmental-hydrogeologist
Contact:Gary Stevens at 208-666-4627


Classified Title:Non-Classified 
Working Title:Regional Administrator
Type:Non-Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:$79,040 - $89,440 Annually
Location:Twin Falls Regional Office
Open To:All qualified candidates: external candidates, internal promotional candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Thursday, January 10, 2019
Apply By:Thursday, February 14, 2019
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2315231/regional-administrator?department[0]=Department%20of%20Environmental%20Quality&sort=PositionTitle%7CAscending&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs
Contact:


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Staff Contacts

Human Resource Officer
Sharon Haylett
DEQ State Office
Human Resources
1410 N. Hilton
Boise, ID 83706
(208) 373-0195
sharon.haylett@deq.idaho.gov

DEQ Resources

DEQ Internship Program

Employee Benefits Overview

Plan for an Environmental Career

Is an Environmental Career in Your Future?

More Information

DEQ.recruitment@deq.idaho.gov
or (208) 373-0333

Idaho Division of Human Resources
700 W. State St.
Boise, ID 83720
(208) 334-2263
www.dhr.idaho.gov

Related Pages

About the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality