Air Quality Planner I – North Central Texas Council of Governments

esponsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Maintaining awareness of the latest developments in the alternative fuel and electric vehicle industries, including issues related to how electric vehicles and the electric grid interact
  • Assisting with the identification and communication of region-specific best practices to support resilience of alternative fuel infrastructure, especially electric vehicle charging
  • Assisting with the selection of region-appropriate emissions-reduction strategies for a regional air quality improvement plan
  • Contributing to the drafting of a regional air quality improvement plan
  • Providing assistance in the planning of meetings and/or other events for stakeholders, including educational webinars, peer exchanges, etc.
  • Developing and maintaining knowledge of air quality grant programs such as the Texas Emissions Reduction Plan, Diesel Emissions Reduction Act, the National Electric Vehicle Infrastructure Formula Program, or other competitive grants to support local stakeholders
  • Providing assistance in the development, implementation and monitoring of project and program goals, performance measures, and milestones
  • Drafting, for supervisor review and approval, responses to stakeholder inquiries and providing excellent customer service
  • Monitoring impacts of State and federal policies, rules, and legislation
  • Drafting, for supervisor review, correspondence, grant applications, technical reports, and other documents

Required Skills

  • Excellent verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written communication skills with the ability to tailor messaging to various audiences
  • Strong data collection, mathematical and analytical skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs including Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel, and Teams
  • Critical-thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Detail oriented, highly organized, and ability to multi-task on short deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Working knowledge of electric vehicles and/or the electric utility industry preferred

Required Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in analytical, quantitative methods
  • One year or less of job-related experience

Starting Salary Range

Minimum of $45,736.00 – $54,883.20 annually

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