This position is located in Region 9, San Francisco, CA. For more information on this office, visit their website: Region 9
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.
One or more positions may be filled.Learn more about this agency
This is a Recent Graduates position in the Pathways program. This program provides individuals who have completed a qualifying associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s, professional, doctorate, vocational, or technical degree or certificate with an entry-level developmental experience with the potential to lead to a career in the Federal government after successfully completing the program. More information about the Recent Graduates program can be found at USAJOBS Information Sheet.
At the entry level of this position, you will:
- Gain working knowledge of permitting activities such as assisting in the reparation or review or permits (issuance, reissuance, and modification) for treatment, storage and disposal facilities or resources.
- Assist senior permit specialist provide technical support to state, local or tribal agencies regarding well-defined technical and scientific criteria and methods; pollution control requirements; and impacts of pollutants.
- Assist senior permit specialist resolve issues related to permit requirements and participate in the defense of permits against legal challenges with Office of Regional Counsel (ORC).
- Respond to basic, conventional permit inquiries.
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.
Your salary will be based on the grade level for which you are selected and the duty location of the position.
Occasional travel - You may be required to travel 25% of each month.
This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/536700700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.