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Position: Administrative Assistant 2 - Field Services & Compliance Bureau [Jun 4]

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has a job vacancy for an Administrative Assistant 2 position, within the Field Service and Compliance Bureau located at Field Office 1 in Manchester, IA. This position is responsible for implementation of the manure management program (MMP) administrative review process for the Animal Feeding Operations program, including review of submitted MMP applications to ensure completeness and accuracy, management of permit and certification fee submittals, data entry and database management and monitoring to produce status reports, and appropriate tracking of all MMP permits for compliance.

Job number: 19-02771
Location: Environmental Services Division, Field Services & Compliance Bureau, Manchester, IA
Hours: 8:00-4:30, M-F
Closing Date: June 4, 2019 – 11:59 p.m.

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