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This position is located in Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response (OSWER), Office of Resource Conservation and Recovery (ORCR), Resource Conservation and Sustainability Division, Immediate Office located in Arlington, VA. For more information on this office, visit their website: http://www.epa.gov/oswer.
The selectee may have to take up to 55 furlough hours (unpaid time) by September 30, 2013, including the remaining designated furlough day of August 30, 2013. The number of furlough hours the selectee has to take will be proportional to the selectee’s start date.
- Serve as the Associate Division Director for the Resource Conservation and Sustainability Division (RCSD); direct senior staff in planning, development, and implementation of the program policies and objectives of the Division.
- Establish systems and procedures of the administration of the Division Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) municipal solid waste and non-hazardous industrial waste programs that have national and international implications.
- Direct the formulation of long range data analysis strategies and the development of quantitative measures of program activities for the purposes of evaluating overall effectiveness of the program regarding municipal solid and non-hazardous industrial waste programs.
- Maintain contact with high level representatives of industry, public interest groups, and other federal and state level officials.
You will spend less than 25% of your work time on contracts, grants/cooperative agreements, and/or interagency agreements.