U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

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

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Washington, DC, USA
Feb 19, 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. This position is located in the Office of General Counsel, Water Law Office in Washington, DC.   For more information on this office, visit their website:   https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/about-office-general-counsel-ogc   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. If selected, you   must   work at the location stated in this announcement. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities You will: - Perform legal research and prepare legal memoranda or other summaries. - Assist attorneys on cases (both administrative proceedings and civil litigation) and prepare draft responses to case-related items. - Gather and analyze data related to legal claims in administrative proceedings and civil litigation. - Perform document organization, management, and retrieval in cases and administrative matters. - Assist in preparing and uploading documents for public databases or court filings. 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 02/23/2018 Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Arlington, VA, USA
Feb 18, 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. These positions are located in the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pesticides Programs, Pesticides Re-Evaluation Division, Arlington, VA. For more information on this office, visit their website:   https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/about-office-chemical-safety-and-pollution-prevention-ocspp 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. Closes 02/23/2018 Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Arlington, VA, USA
Feb 18, 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. These positions are located in the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pesticides Programs, Pesticides Re-Evaluation Division, in Arlington, VA. For more information on this office, visit their website:   https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/about-office-chemical-safety-and-pollution-prevention-ocspp . If selected, you must work at the location stated in this announcement. 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: - Examine and evaluate scientific data consistent with project-specific statutory deadlines under the Pesticide Registration Improvement Act (PRIA) and the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA); prepare reports and decision documents to support regulatory decisions based on science reviews. - Write detailed scientific evaluations related to the impacts of pesticide usage and which include protocols for product performance testing and product labeling. - Conduct analysis to support the pesticide risk assessment and risk management decisions under PRIA and FIFRA; provide recommendations to resolve problems which may have significant impact on private industries. - Research, interpret, analyze 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. Closes 02/23/2018 Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Arlington, VA, USA
Feb 17, 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. These positions are located in various divisions in the the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Office of Pesticides Programs, in Arlington, VA. For more information on this office, visit their website:   https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/about-office-chemical-safety-and-pollution-prevention-ocspp . 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 to track, review, and respond to pesticide registrant submissions.   - Schedule and coordinate meetings and workgroups related to pesticide registration with internal and external stakeholders. - Review pesticide registration documents such as labels, rebuttals, and risk assessments. - Draft responses to controlled correspondence related to pesticides from external stakeholders. 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 02/23/2018 Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com