This position is in Region 8, Water Division, Clean Water Branch, Wastewater Section. The location will be determined after a selection has been made for the position; if selected, you must work at one of the locations stated in this announcement. The salary will be commensurate with the location. About Region 8 https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/epa-region-8-mountains-and-plainsLearn more about this agency
- Prepare or review National Pollutant Discharge Elimination (NPDES) permits (issuance, reissuance, and modification) for extremely complex treatment, facilities.
- Provide authoritative technical advice and support to state, local or tribal agencies regarding technical and/or scientific criteria and methods; implementation of pollution control requirements; and impacts of pollutants.
- Resolve critical, politically sensitive, and highly complex issues related to NPDES permit requirements and defend NPDES permits against legal challenges, along with Office of Regional Counsel (ORC).
- Respond to NPDES permit inquiries as an agency spokesperson.
Occasional travel - 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/572433600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.