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.

Current Job Openings

Classified Title:Technical Writer 
Working Title:Technical Editor
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade J: $15.87 - $22.00 per hour
Location:Director’s Office, State Office, Boise
Open To:All qualified candidates: external candidates, internal promotional candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Friday, February 17, 2017
Apply By:Friday, March 3, 2017
Announcement Link:https://labor.idaho.gov/DHR/ATS/StateJobs/jobannouncement.aspx?announcement_no=05566001689
Contact:Erica Shiflet at (208) 373-0427


Classified Title:Analyst 3 
Working Title:Onsite Wastewater Coordinator
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade M: $22.02 - $27.00 per hour
Location:Water Quality Division, State Office, Boise
Open To:All qualified candidates: external candidates, internal promotional candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Apply By:
Announcement Link:https://labor.idaho.gov/DHR/ATS/StateJobs/jobannouncement.aspx?announcement_no=07044072545
Contact:Larry Waters at (208) 373-0151


Classified Title:Analyst 3 
Working Title:Environmental Analyst
Type:Classified, Full Time
Pay Rate:Pay Grade M: $22.02 – $23.62 per hour
Location:Water Quality Division, State Office, Boise
Open To:All qualified candidates: external candidates, internal promotional candidates, voluntary demotions, or lateral transfers.
Date Posted:Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Apply By:Wednesday, March 8, 2017
Announcement Link:https://labor.idaho.gov/DHR/ATS/StateJobs/jobannouncement.aspx?announcement_no=07044081525
Contact:Maryanna Peavey at (208) 373-0122


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 candidates and voluntary demotions.
Date Posted:Monday, February 6, 2017
Apply By:Monday, March 6, 2017
Announcement Link:https://labor.idaho.gov/DHR/ATS/StateJobs/jobannouncement.aspx?announcement_no=NONCLS095166
Contact:Jason Fales at (208) 373-0574


Classified Title:Environmental Technician 
Working Title:Stream Shade Monitoring Environmental Technician
Type:Non-Classified, Temporary Full Time
Pay Rate:$11.00 per hour + Per Diem
Location:Coeur d'Alene and Boise
Open To:All qualified candidates: external candidates and voluntary demotions.
Date Posted:Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Apply By:Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Announcement Link:https://labor.idaho.gov/DHR/ATS/StateJobs/jobannouncement.aspx?announcement_no=NONCLS079515
Contact:Hawk Stone at (208) 373-0588


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

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

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