Air Pollution Specialist
CARB offers various modern interview options including remote phone and video interviews.
The Section is responsible for conducting the California Air Toxics Assessment (CATA) on a triennial basis, providing microscale to statewide air quality and toxics modeling support for the Board’s various regulatory programs and policies, including the community air protection program (AB617), airborne toxic control measures (ATCMs), state implementation plans for lead, NO2, and SO2, EJ, air toxics hot spots program, emergency responses, and many others. The Section also provides meteorological and air dispersion modeling technical support for special and sensitive projects having multiple stakeholders with varied interests. In addition, the Section develops, maintains and enhances a comprehensive, statewide meteorological database and a visualization mapping tool and data portal for CATA and provides technical support for other programs and other agencies.
You will find additional information about the job in the Duty Statement.
The positions at the CARB may be eligible for telework with in-person attendance based on the operational needs of the position under Government Code 14200 for eligible applicants residing in California, subject to the candidate meeting telework eligibility criteria set forth in the CalEPA telework policy and/or future program need. Employees not residing in California are not eligible for telework. Regardless of hybrid telework eligibility, all employees may be required to report to the position’s designated headquarters location at their own expense, as indicated on their duty statement.
- Position located in a high-rise building (Sacramento only)
- Requires being in a stationary position, consistent with office work, for extended periods
- Standard office environment (for example, artificial lighting, controlled temperature, etc.)
- Daily use of a personal computer, office equipment, and/or telephone