Unit Manager 

Air Quality Improvement Planning Unit 2

Job Location: 

Address:  1110 W Washington Street, Phoenix, AZ 85007

Posting Details: 

Salary: $80,000 - $85,000 
Grade: 24
Closing Date: Open until filled 

This position is available for remote work on a full-time basis within Arizona (including virtual office arrangement).

Job Summary: 
The Unit Manager for Air Quality Improvement Planning (AQIP) Unit 2 leads a multidisciplinary team of engineers, scientists, planners and legal specialists in preparing plans required by the Clean Air Act and submitting them to EPA for inclusion into the State Implementation Plan. Creating these plans includes the developing emission inventories, modeling, and analyzing and developing regulations. The Unit Manager is responsible for working with staff to build project schedules, determining resource needs, and managing relationships with stakeholders.

All our Unit Managers champion continuous improvement projects within the unit and recommend and implement program or operational improvements; assist in the development of goals and strategies; develop policies and procedures related to planning; ensure the unit operations meet established time lines and objectives; and provide guidance and interpretation of federal/state laws/regulations related to complex regulatory situations.

Selective Preference(s): 
• Bachelor's degree in the fields of Environmental or Chemical Engineering, Environmental Science or closely related field
• 3-5 years of relevant Air Quality experience
• 2 years of supervisory experience 

Among the many benefits of a career with the State of Arizona, there are:
· 10 paid holidays per year
· Accrual of sick and annual leave beginning at 12 and 13 days per year respectively for full-time employees
· A top-ranked retirement program with lifetime pension benefits 
· A robust and affordable insurance plan to include medical, dental, life, short-term and long-term disability
· An incentivized commuter club and public transportation subsidy program
· We promote the importance of work/life balance by offering workplace flexibility 
· We offer a variety of learning and career development opportunities

For a complete list of benefits provided by The State of Arizona, please visit our benefits page

ASRS Lifetime Pension Benefit

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