The Department of Ecology is Washington's environmental protection agency. Our mission is to protect, preserve and enhance Washington's land, air and water for current and future generations. We support environmental work throughout Washington. Nearly 70 percent of our budget is passed through to local communities to pay for projects that benefit the environment. We were founded in 1970 as the first agency in the nation dedicated to environmental protection.
Keeping Washington Clean and Evergreen
Protecting Washington State's environment for current and future generations is what we do every day at Ecology. We have a culture that is invested in making a difference. If you want to join a team that is highly effective, collaborative, has leadership that embraces the value of people, Ecology is a good fit.
The Environmental Assessment Program (EAP) is looking to fill a Secretary Senior position. This position is located in our Headquarters building in Lacey, WA.
The Secretary Senior position reports and serves as a Secretary Senior coordinating logistic for the Cannabis Task Force, performing higher-level secretarial duties, specifically: working with the lead task force chemist to provide support such as coordinating meeting dates, facility reservations, and agendas, coordinating with scientists and policy makers outside of the agency, gathering documentation to be used in the development of a cannabis laboratory accreditation program, serving as a liaison between the task force and the communications team coordination, and assisting the task force lead as needed.
We are looking for applicants who want to use their strong communication skills and problem solving skills to support EAP. We are looking for someone who is positive, goal oriented, creative, a self-starter, and enjoys diversity.
As an agency, our mission is to protect, preserve and enhance Washington's environment for current and future generations. We invest in our employees to create and sustain a working environment that encourages creative leadership, effective resource management, teamwork, professionalism and accountability.
To learn more about The Department of Ecology, please visit our website at www.ecology.wa.gov and follow, like or visit us on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Instagram or our blog.
Local efforts... Diverse people... Statewide impacts