The DENR-Environmental Management Bureau โ€“ Region I Human Resource Merit Promotion and Selection Board (HRMPSB) headed by Regional Director, Engr. Maria Dorica Naz-Hipe, administered the written examination and panel interview for applicants for the positions of Supervising Administrative Officer and Engineer IV on July 28, 2022 at the DENR-I Social Hall, Government Center, Sevilla, City of San Fernando, La Union.

A total of two aspirants for Supervising Administrative Officer and 11 for Engineer IV positions took the written exam. The said applicants underwent physical panel interview immediately after the exam. Members of the EMB-I HRMPSB present during the conduct of written exam and panel interview were Vice Chairperson & Finance and Administrative Division Chief, Engr. Remedios Jimenez; Clearance and Permitting Division Chief, Engr. Nicanor C. Esteban; Environmental Monitoring & Enforcement Division Chief, Engr. Ryanne N. Narvaez; Gender and Development Focal Point System Member, Engr. Maria Theresa Flores; Employees Union alternate

representative/Environmental Management Specialist II Blossom May S. Renion; Administrative Officer V Roderick Valdez and Office Support Staff Ms. Ericka Lorainne Valdez and Ms. Lyra Tadifa

Minimum public health standards were strictly observed during the examination and panel interview such as physical distancing, use of face mask, provision of 70% rubbing alcohol, and regular disinfection of frequently touched surfaces as preventive measure against COVID-19.