The positions are located in the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Risk Assessment Division in Washington. DC. For more information on this office, visit their website: About the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP)
If selected, you must work at the location stated in this announcement.
One or more positions may be filled.Learn more about this agency
At the entry level of this position, you will:
- Assist in the technical evaluation of chemical processes and waste treatment operations.
- Develop models and heuristics to estimate the exposure of persons working in chemical manufacturing, processing, and use to substances in their work environment.
- Apply prescribed generic scenarios to estimate the releases of chemical substances from chemical manufacture, processing, and use into the environment,
- Participate in work groups to recommend process modifications in the manufacture, processing and use of chemical substances to minimize environmental impact.
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% of your work time on contracts, grants/cooperative agreements, and/or inter-agency agreements.
25% or less - You may be required to travel less than 25% of each month.
This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/543566700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.