U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Arlington, VA, USA
Dec 11, 2018
Full time
Summary These positions are located in various offices within the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pesticide Programs, in Arlington, VA.  If selected, you must work at the location stated in this announcement. For more information on this office, visit their website:    https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/about-office-chemical-safety-and-pollution-prevention-ocspp One or more positions may be filled. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities At the entry level of this position, you will: - Review pesticide registration applications and/or information concerning pesticide issues. - Conduct pesticide registrations. - Prepare position papers with recommendations of regulatory actions. - Gather and/or assemble data for meetings concerning pesticide registrations and related activities. - Provide scientific guidance on herbicides and their influence on human and/or animal food sources. 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 Arlington, VA, USA
Dec 11, 2018
Full time
Summary **This announcement has been amended to reflect the current OPM qualification standard for the Industrial Hygienist series** These positions are located in the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pesticides Programs, Registration Division, Arlington, VA. For more information on this office, visit their website:   Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities At the entry level of this position, you will: - Assist higher-graded staff in examining and evaluating scientific data consistent with project-specific statutory deadlines under the Pesticide Registration Improvement Act (PRIA) and the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and  Rodenticide Act (FIRFA). - With assistance from higher-graded staff, write scientific evaluations related to impacts of pesticide usage. - Participate in conducting exposure analyses to support pesticide risk assessments and risk management decisions under PRIA and FIFRA. - Research and apply federal laws and agency regulations which form the regulatory framework for pesticide usage. 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 Arlington, VA, USA
Dec 06, 2018
Full time
Summary These positions are located in various offices within the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pesticide Programs, in Arlington, VA.  If selected, you must work at the location stated in this announcement. For more information on this office, visit their website:    https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/about-office-chemical-safety-and-pollution-prevention-ocspp One or more positions may be filled. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities At the entry level of this position, you will: - Review pesticide registration applications and/or information concerning pesticide issues. - Conduct pesticide registrations. - Prepare position papers with recommendations of regulatory actions. - Gather and/or assemble data for meetings concerning pesticide registrations and related activities. - Provide scientific guidance on herbicides and their influence on human and/or animal food sources. 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 Arlington, VA, USA
Dec 06, 2018
Full time
Summary These positions are located in the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pesticides Programs, Registration Division, Arlington, VA. For more information on this office, visit their website:   Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention Except in special circumstances, those new to the federal government will be hired at the starting salary (step 1) of the applicable grade range listed above.  One or more positions may be filled. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities At the entry level of this position, you will: - Assist higher-graded staff in examining and evaluating scientific data consistent with project-specific statutory deadlines under the Pesticide Registration Improvement Act (PRIA) and the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and  Rodenticide Act (FIRFA). - With assistance from higher-graded staff, write scientific evaluations related to impacts of pesticide usage. - Participate in conducting exposure analyses to support pesticide risk assessments and risk management decisions under PRIA and FIFRA. - Research and apply federal laws and agency regulations which form the regulatory framework for pesticide usage. 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 United States
Nov 28, 2018
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