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    Summary

    This position is in Office of Water. If selected, you must work at the location stated in this announcement.  About Office of Water: OW Website.

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    Responsibilities

    At the entry level of this position, you will:

    • Analyze data and perform qualitative and quantitative assessment of health effects from exposure to chemical substances and other environmental contaminants (e.g., microbial pathogens) to produce scientifically defensible health assessment documents that reflect current scientific principles and risk assessment methods.
    • Advise and provide technical assistance to management and other stakeholders on scientific issues.
    • Work effectively both individually and on teams/workgroups with other scientists in Office of Water (OW) and across EPA to identify and resolve scientific issues.
    • Serve as a project officer or work assignment manager for scientific support work performed under contract or assistance agreements.

    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 less than 25% of your work time on contracts, grants/cooperative agreements, and/or interagency agreements.

    One or more positions may be filled.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be required to travel 25% or less of each month.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/603607500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.