This position is located in the Office of Research and Development, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Western Ecology Division, Pacific Coast Ecology Branch, Newport, OR.
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- Conduct independent research in response to EPA's priorities to develop systems models of coastal ecosystems and coastal communities to forecast changes in ecosystem services and public well-being in response to changes in water quality, land use, or climate variables.
- Lead a team of researchers and/or direct work of technicians and interns by planning, directing, and coordinating research efforts.
- Serve as a senior scientist and technical authority in ecological systems modeling focusing on estuaries, associated watersheds, coastal oceans and their interfaces.
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.
Closes Friday 12/2/2016
Salary Range $71,012 to $109,781/yr. Series & Grade GS-0408-12/13.