Protecting Public Health and the Environment.

Working at DEQ

Are you solution-oriented? Do you value teamwork? Are you passionate about protecting human health and the environment? Come join the DEQ team! 

We employ a variety of environmental professionals, including analysts, engineers, scientists, financial experts, communicators, human resource professionals, and administrators and offer excellent benefits and growth opportunities. 

DEQ is an equal opportunity employer and hires without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, or disability. Veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations may be given preference.

Internships

DEQ provides internship opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students interested in environmental engineering, water and air quality, environmental policy, and communications and outreach. For more information, contact Becky Pearson, Human Resource Specialist, at (208) 373–0333 or email DEQ.recruitment@deq.idaho.gov.

Information for Job Seekers

Current Job Openings

Classified Title:Human Resource Specialist SR 
Working Title:Human Resource Consultant
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade M : $24.06- $29.83 per hour
Location:Human Resources
Open To:All qualified candidates: external candidates, internal promotional candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Apply By:Sunday, March 8, 2020
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2730070/human-resource-consultant
Contact:Sharon Haylett (208) 373-0195


Classified Title:Analyst 4 
Working Title:Water Quality Coordinator
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade N : $26.58 - $35.00 per hour
Location:Coeur d’Alene Regional Office
Open To:All qualified internal & external candidates: Internal candidates, external candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Apply By:Wednesday, March 4, 2020
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2711033/water-quality-coordinator
Contact:Robert Steed at (208) 666-4625


Classified Title:Analyst 3 
Working Title:Water Quality Analyst
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade M : $24.06 - $28.00 per hour
Location:Lewiston Regional Office
Open To:All qualified internal & external candidates: Internal candidates, external candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Monday, February 10, 2020
Apply By:Monday, March 2, 2020
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2709611/water-quality-analyst
Contact:Sujata Connell at (208) 799-4874


Classified Title:Non-Classified 
Working Title:Beneficial Use Reconnaissance Program (BURP) Environmental Technician
Type:Non-Classified, Temporary Full Time
Pay Rate:$11.00 per hour + Per Diem
Location:Boise, Idaho Falls, Pocatello, Lewiston, Coeur d’Alene, Twin Falls
Open To:All qualified internal & external candidates: Internal candidates, external candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Friday, January 31, 2020
Apply By:Sunday, March 1, 2020
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho?department[0]=Department%20of%20Environmental%20Quality&sort=PositionTitle%7CAscending
Contact:

Boise: Danie Merriman (208) 373-0589
Idaho Falls: Alex Bell (208) 528-2679
Pocatello: Jennifer Cornell (208) 236-5021
Lewiston: Sujata Connell (208) 799-4874
Coeur d’Alene: Craig Nelson (208) 666-4610
Twin Falls: Tyana Weaver (208) 737-3886


Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age or disability. In addition, preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations.


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Staff Contacts

Recruitment Specialist
Becky Pearson
1410 N. Hilton St.
Boise, ID 83706
208-373-0479
Becky.Pearson@deq.idaho.gov

DEQ Resources

Employee Benefits Overview

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