***This announcement has been amended to close on March 2, 2020.***
The positions are in the Office of Chemical Safety Pollution Prevention, Office of Pesticide Programs, Biological and Economic Analysis Division, Biological Analysis Branch. If selected, you must work at the location stated in this announcement. About OCSPP: OCSPP.Learn more about this agency
-Develop information on the use, benefits, and efficacy of herbicides and/or other types of pesticides and their alternatives;
-Develop and evaluate pesticide use and data summaries, data sources for herbicides and other types of pesticides, and validate technical data on herbicides and other types of pesticides;
-Facilitate the development of human health and ecological risk assessments for herbicides and/or other types of pesticides;
-Provide scientific and policy advice to Agency management on matters related to regulatory decisions related to the use of herbicides and/or other types of pesticides;
-Keep up-to-date with current research on herbicides and other types of pesticides; establish and maintain professional relationships within the scientific and academic communities.
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.
One or more positions may be filled.
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