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    Earth Day is every day at EPA! At EPA, you can protect human health and the environment of all Americans, and you’ll discover that EPA is one great place to work! We offer great benefits and work flexibilities, and our diverse workforce connects to more than just a career--we share a common passion to promote a cleaner, healthier environment.

    This position is located in Office of Land and Emergency Management, Office of Superfund Remediation and Technology Innovation, Technology Innovation and Field Services Division, Arlington, VA.

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    At the entry level of this position, you will:

    -Provide analytical chemistry expertise to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)'s Contract Laboratory Program (CLP). Formulate technical guidance policies and/or procedures for specific lab analytical technologies or methods relevant to environmental cleanup programs.

    -Define and oversee quality assurance programs for laboratories that support hazardous waste site cleanups.

    -Serve as member/leader of technical teams that address analytical chemistry needs (e.g. lab methods, lab data review, or electronic tools that streamline these processes).

    -Respond (orally and in writing) to public, EPA regional, and customer inquiries concerning analytical methods and contract programs. Develop and/or deliver oral/written materials in support of briefings, conferences, and/or customer service needs.

    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.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be required to travel 1 to 5 days a month.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Current permanent EPA employees with competitive status and CTAP eligibles.

    Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.

  • Job family (Series)

    1320 Chemistry

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