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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. Discover how exciting safeguarding our natural resources and protecting human health can be. Find yourself at EPA.

    These positions are located in the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Risk Assessment Division. They may be located in Washington, DC or Arlington, VA. For more information on this office, visit their website: https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/about-office-chemical-safety-and-pollution-prevention-ocspp.

    If selected, you must work at one of the locations 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.

    One or more positions may be filled.

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    Responsibilities

    You will:

    - Provide technical support on industrial chemicals, genetically-engineered microorganisms and nanomaterials;

    - Develop, implement and support the Division's environmental fate and transport, and environmental exposure assessment activities;

    - Analyze assessment strategies and methodologies to recommend improvements to current fate and exposure assessment methods;

    - Design and develop environmental fate and transport, and exposure assessment methods, tools, databases and models.

    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.

    You will spend 25-50% of your work time on contracts, grants/cooperative agreements, and/or interagency agreements.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    U.S. Citizens

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/501517700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.