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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 the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pesticides Programs, Environmental Fate and Effects Division, Environmental Risk Branch IV, Arlington, VA.

    For more information on this office, visit their website: https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/about-office-chemical-safety-and-pollution-prevention-ocspp

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    You will:

    - Build and facilitate task teams preparing pesticide risk assessments and risk characterizations.

    - Communicate with internal and external stakeholders on issues related to pesticide science, policy, and regulation.

    - Independently evaluate laboratory and field studies related to pesticides to apply to environmental and ecological risk characterizations.

    - Develop scientific documents that assess the fate and effects of chemicals in the environment.

    You will spend less than 25%, of your work time on contracts, grants/cooperative agreements, and/or interagency agreements.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Current permanent EPA employees in the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pesticides Programs with competitive status and CTAP eligibles.

    Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/491475200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.