U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

The mission of EPA is to protect human health and the environment.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Arlington, VA, USA
Oct 15, 2018
Full time
Summary Earth Day is every day at EPA!  At EPA, you can protect human health and the environment of all Americans, and you’ll discover that EPA is one great place to work!  We offer great benefits and work flexibilities, and our diverse workforce connects to more than just a career--we share a common passion to promote a cleaner, healthier environment.  Discover how exciting safeguarding our natural resources and protecting human health can be.  Find yourself at EPA. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities At the entry level of this position, you will: -Evaluate and assess the validity of laboratory studies from study types to identify possible adverse effects to animals and/or plants. -Participate in the review of biology, microbiology and toxicology literature with senior scientists and consultants.   -Assist in the preparation of reports used in the development of guidelines, pesticides classification, regulatory needs, scientific research and/or monitoring needs. -Research and provide scientific advice on matters related to pesticide programs. -Participate in meetings, workshops and other events related to biology, microbiology, toxicology, and pesticides. 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. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Boston, MA, USA
Sep 28, 2018
Full time
Summary These positions are located in Region 1, Office of Site Remediation and Restoration, Remediation and Restoration II Branch, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) Waste Management Section, Boston, MA.  One or more positions may be filled. For more information on this office, visit their website:  https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/epa-region-1-new-england Learn more about this agency Responsibilities At the entry level of this position, you will: - Participate in enforcement activities as directed by senior enforcement officers or supervisor;   - Provide technical assistance on analytical methods, sampling, techniques, etc; - Assist senior enforcement officers in the development of technical, scientific or engineering information for the development, negotiation and litigation of both civil and criminal enforcement matters; - Assist senior enforcement officers to provide regulatory compliance assistance to facilities during inspections, investigations, and compliance assistance visits; - Provide assistance to engineers and scientists within the immediate organization by researching technical aspects of EPA laws and regulations.   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. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com