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:Loan Officer 
Working Title:Grant and Loan Officer
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade L : $21.92 - $23.50 per hour
Location:Drinking Water Protection & Finance Division, State Office, Boise
Open To:All qualified internal & external candidates: Internal candidates, external candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Friday, October 16, 2020
Apply By:Friday, October 30, 2020
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2881423/grant-and-loan-officer
Contact:MaryAnna Peavey at (208) 373-0122


Classified Title:Analyst 3 
Working Title:Water Quality Analyst
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade M : $24.78 - $25.77 per hour
Location:Idaho Falls Regional Office
Open To:All qualified internal & external candidates: Internal candidates, external candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Thursday, October 15, 2020
Apply By:Thursday, October 29, 2020
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2879309/water-quality-analyst
Contact:Troy Saffle at (208) 528-2661


Classified Title:Analyst 3 
Working Title:Grants and Loans Analyst
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade M : $24.78 - $27.00 per hour
Location:Drinking Water Protection & Finance Division, State Office, Boise, ID
Open To:All qualified internal & external candidates: Internal candidates, external candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Apply By:Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2879268/grants-and-loans-analyst
Contact:MaryAnna Peavey at (208) 373-0122


Classified Title:Analyst 3 
Working Title:Solid Waste Compliance Officer
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade M : $24.78 - $26.00 per hour
Location:Idaho Falls Regional Office
Open To:All qualified internal & external candidates: Internal candidates, external candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Apply By:Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2879259/solid-waste-compliance-officer
Contact:Rensay Owen at (208) 528-2660


Classified Title:Staff Engineer 
Working Title:Air Permitting Engineer
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade M : $24.78 - $28.13 per hour
Location:Air Quality Division, State Office, Boise
Open To:All qualified internal & external candidates: Internal candidates, external candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Apply By:Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2865655/air-permitting-engineer-staff
Contact:Darrin Pampaian at (208) 373-0587


Classified Title:Engineering, Manager 1 
Working Title:Regional Engineering Manager
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade O : $29.67 - $36.00 per hour
Location:Twin Falls Regional Office
Open To:All qualified internal & external candidates: Internal candidates, external candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Apply By:Thursday, November 5, 2020
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2861709/regional-engineering-manager
Contact:Sue Switzer at (208) 737-3884


Classified Title:Engineer Tech 1 
Working Title:Senior Water Quality/Solid Waste Engineer
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade N : $27.38 - $35.00 per hour
Location:Boise Regional Office
Open To:All qualified internal & external candidates: Internal candidates, external candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Apply By:
Announcement Link:https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/idaho/jobs/2747024/senior-water-quality-solid-waste-engineer
Contact:Valerie Greear at (208) 373-0459


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

HR 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

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About the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality