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    Summary

    **This announcement has been amended to reflect the current OPM qualification standard for the Industrial Hygienist series**

    These positions are located in the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pesticides Programs, Registration Division, Arlington, VA. For more information on this office, visit their website: Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention.

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    Responsibilities

    At the entry level of this position, you will:

    - Assist higher-graded staff in examining and evaluating scientific data consistent with project-specific statutory deadlines under the Pesticide Registration Improvement Act (PRIA) and the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and  Rodenticide Act (FIRFA).

    - With assistance from higher-graded staff, write scientific evaluations related to impacts of pesticide usage.

    - Participate in conducting exposure analyses to support pesticide risk assessments and risk management decisions under PRIA and FIFRA.

    - Research and apply federal laws and agency regulations which form the regulatory framework for pesticide usage.

    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.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/518636500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.