Department of Administrative Services

Environmental Protection Seasonal Resource Assistant (Seasonal Patrol Officer) (3491VR)

$0.00-$478.93 Hourly / $0.00-$0.00 BiWeekly /
$1.00-$999,999.00 Yearly


PURPOSE OF JOB CLASS (NATURE OF WORK)

In the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, performs patrol officer duties of a seasonal nature.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED

Works under the supervision of an employee of the same or higher grade.

SUPERVISION EXERCISED

May supervise other seasonal employees.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES

Provides natural resource protection and public safety through education, outreach and enforcement, as a primary state park, forest or recreation area visitor contact; interacts with the public to assist them in the safe and orderly enjoyment of department resources and activities; performs first aid duties; enforces laws and regulations governing visitor behavior and the use of department lands and facilities; investigates and prepares reports of unusual occurrences; perform firefighting duties; performs a variety of entry level clerical duties for the purpose of maintaining records; may supervise other seasonal employees as assigned; performs related duties as required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY

Knowledge of criminal and motor vehicle laws and law enforcement procedures; knowledge of boating laws and regulations; knowledge of regulations pertaining to use of parks and forest lands; interpersonal skills; oral and written communication skills. 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

1. Incumbents in this class will perform emergency first aid as needed and will be required to obtain and retain a Basic First Aid Certificate.

2. Incumbents in this class may be required to meet the following:

a. Proof of possession of a valid Motor Vehicle Operator's license.

b. Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) certification.

3. Incumbents performing patrol officer functions must currently possess Police Officer Standard Training (POST) certification or be eligible for POST recertification without completing the Basic Training program again (i.e. must be current or retired within two (2) years of last POST certified required employment) or Connecticut State Police (CSP) Academy certification (must be current or retired within two (2) years of last CSP certified required employment). Must pass a seasonal patroller training course as approved by the Connecticut State Police.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Incumbents in this class must possess and maintain adequate physical strength and stamina to perform the duties of the class.

APPOINTMENT

Permanent status cannot be attained while working in this classification.

COMPENSATION GUIDELINES

The approved salary range for this class is $11.00 to a maximum of $20.00 per hour.

JOB CLASS DESIGNATION

Classified/Non-Competitive

OCCUPATIONAL GROUP

(16)-Labor-Trades, Laundry

BARGAINING UNIT

(04)-OTHER NON-BARGAINING

EEO

(8)-Service Maintenance

SALARY INFORMATION

VR 99

CANCELLATION CLAUSE

This replaces the existing specification for the class of Environmental Protection Seasonal Resource Assistant (Seasonal Patrol Officer) in Salary Group VR 99 approved effective June 27, 2014. (Revised to adjust the Minimum Wage to $11.00) Action No. 19-063

EFFECTIVE DATE

10/1/2019

CLASS: 3491VR; EST: 9/29/1972; REV: 10/1/2019;