Job Overview


About the Agency

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Earth Day is every day at EPA! Come help us protect the environment! Our diverse workforce connects to more than just a career-we share a common passion to promote a cleaner, healthier environment. Discover how exciting safeguarding our natural resources and protecting human health can be. We consistently rank as one of the top Federal agencies in which to work, with great benefits and work flexibilities. Find yourself at EPA.

This position is located in the Office of Research and Development, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Western Ecology Division, Immediate Office, Corvallis, OR.
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You will:

- Provide expert quality assurance (QA) scientific consultation, assistance and advice to principal investigators, research professionals, project officers, and the Division Director;

- Collaborate with researchers in the development and/or review of experimental designs and training;

- Arrange and perform QA reviews/assessments either individually or as part of a team to include designing and developing protocols, performance criteria, design specifications, and quality controls;

- Design, develop, validate and/or review research protocols to evaluate compounds of poorly known or unknown characteristics.

Relocation Authorized

  • Yes
  • If you are selected, travel, transportation, and relocation expenses will be paid by EPA according to applicable rules. You can read more about these expenses on this web site: