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This position is located in the Office of Air and Radiation, Office of Transportation and Air Quality, Assessment and Standards Division, Heavy-Duty Onroad and Nonroad Center, in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  
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At the entry level of this position, you will:
Perform engineering analyses to support the development of control strategies, standards, and regulations aimed at reducing pollution from vehicles, engines, and/or fuels; Evaluate vehicle/engine/fuel technologies for emission and/or fuel economy related control; Design, develop, and execute vehicle/engine/fuel test programs to evaluate and interpret impacts of different vehicle/engine calibrations and/or fuels on emissions; Evaluate and implement vehicle/engine/fuel policies and regulations; Provide written and verbal communication, including briefings and presentation, and develop the necessary memoranda, reports, and analyses to support the development, review, and publication of regulations, polices, an guidelines.
When entering a Federal job at a grade level lower than the highest promotion potential level, you may be promoted to more complex duties and work more independently, as your career progresses.