JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2017 - January 31, 2018
South Coast Air Quality Management District
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Diamond Bar, California, UNITED STATES
Q5 -- Environmental Economics
Q -- Agricultural and Natural Resource Economics; Environmental and Ecological Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:
South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) is recruiting for either an Assistant Air Quality Specialist or Air Quality Specialist (Economist). In the Socioeconomic unit, Air Quality Specialists conduct applied economic research and analyses, develop and apply economic models to assess economic impacts of air quality related issues; write documents concerning socioeconomic impacts due to SCAQMD rules, regulations, and plans; perform professional level assignments by collecting cost and other socioeconomic data from internal and external sources, using appropriate tools for data management and analyses, and interpreting and presenting results.
The Strongest Candidates Will Possess: A bachelor’s degree (or higher) in the field of economics, statistics, and/or a related quantitative field; a solid knowledge of modern economic theories and the ability to apply them; experience in the development/application of economic models and in conducting quantitative analyses with large amounts of data.
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Application Deadline: Posting will close at 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, November 14, 2017
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