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This position is located in Region 1, Office of Ecosystem Protection, Water Permits Branch, Municipal Permits Section, Boston, MA. For more information on this office, visit their website: https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/epa-region-1-new-england
If selected, you must work at the location stated in this announcement.
Except in special circumstances, those new to the federal government will be hired at the starting salary (step 1) of the applicable grade range listed above.
At the entry level of this position, you will:
- Conduct technical research, quantitative analysis and review of existing and new information about wastewater treatment facilities;
- Utilize quantitative methods, such as engineering and scientific calculations, to analyze and present data for routine permits;
- Write justifications for routine permit conditions based on the analysis for the permit fact sheet in preparation for the public notice of the draft permit;
- Assist in resolving issues related to permit requirements, comment on permits developed by states, and participate in the defense of permits against legal challenges with Office Regional Counsel (ORC).
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.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…U.S. Citizens
This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/500753700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.