Director for the Arizona Dept. of Environmental Quality

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    The State of Arizona is seeking a highly skilled administrator with exceptional leadership skills to direct and oversee the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ). This position serves at the pleasure of the Governor, and is responsible for the oversight, planning, organizing, and directing of activities for this agency. The Director represents ADEQ on a broad range of issues before the legislature, government committees, local and regional governments, the federal government, foreign nations, state agencies and the public.

    Job Summary
    The Executive Director will provide oversight to a wide array of environmental programs and services:
    *Environmental Regulation, budgeting, and policy involving air, water, and/or waste pollution control
    *Collaboration with stakeholders in both formal and informal settings relative to regulatory and non-regulatory skills and tools
    *Facilitate inter-jurisdictional discussions among local, tribal, and other state or federal agencies to create collaborative partnerships
    *Provide recommendations to the Governor on program improvements, including streamlining administrative processes
    In addition, the Director will be responsible for:
    *Leading strategic planning efforts including the production of strategic plans
    *Formulating and accomplishing annual and multi-year ADEQ objectives and goals

    Required Qualifications
    *Selected on the basis of training and experience, must have a minimum of five (5) years senior management level experience (equivalent of a Director, Deputy Director or a significant Assistant Director)
    *An undergraduate degree is required in natural sciences, business administration, public administration or a field reasonably related to the roles of ADEQ.
    *Demonstrated experience in environmental regulation, budgeting, and policy involving air, water, and/or waste pollution control
    *Solid leadership and management skills
    *Exceptional organization and analytical skills
    *Strong written and verbal communication skills
    *Superior interpersonal skills


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    Eric Melton

    Thanx for the link to state jobz!

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    Eric – Sure! Opportunities throughout AZ listed there serving our great state!

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