Environmental Protection Specialist

  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • Arlington, VA, USA
  • Feb 17, 2018
Full time Environmental Science - Engineering

Job Description


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.

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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

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$45,972 to $73,105 per year. Pay scale & grade GS 07 - 09