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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.

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    Responsibilities

    You will: 

    -Serve as Ecological Risk Assessment Process Leader (EcoRAPL), facilitate the risk assessment process and assist the branch chief in all non-supervisory aspects of branch management.

    -Provide expert advice and assistance to scientists and officials on a broad range of difficult pesticide risk assessments and risk characterizations.

    -Lead the branch in the performance of risk assessments and characterizations, using exposure and hazard data for pesticides with significant environmental risks.

    -Evaluate highly complex laboratory and field studies, drawing and combining results into assessments and applying the results of these studies into risk characterizations that are useful to risk managers in understanding pesticide environmental and ecological risk.

    -Serve on inter-program and inter-agency work groups and present the Program's positions on risk assessment/fate issues. 

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

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    14

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/527206800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.