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    Summary

    This position is in The Office of Water.

    If selected, you must work at the location stated in this announcement.

    About The Office of Water:  OW

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    Responsibilities

    At the entry level of this position, you will:

    • Provide technical advice and assistance in evaluating the chemical and or environmental engineering aspects of wastewater discharge data, wastewater treatment technologies, and the pollution impact on the environment relating to selected industrial point source categories.
    • Review and evaluate related data and information and develop periodic information reports or apply information received to update or amend division projects underway.
    • Consult with contractors, outside vendors, and industry representatives on the latest design and developments as they affect a particular industry and determine what wastewater control practices are currently available.
    • Consult and coordinate with other engineers and scientists who are considered experts in order to exchange useful information on progress in the field and to assure some degree of compatibility with similar programs being conducted in other agencies; participate in meetings and conferences and assists in planning cooperative activities.

    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.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be required to travel up to 25% 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/612492000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.