Environmental Engineer/Physical Scientist

  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • Durham, NC, USA
  • Jul 24, 2018
Full time Air Quality Environmental Science - Engineering

Job Description

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 Air and Radiation, Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards, Air Quality Assessment Division, Measurement Technology Group, in Durham (Research Triangle Park), NC.  

For more information on this office, visit their website: https://www.epa.gov/aboutepa/about-office-air-and-radiation-oar

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.

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Responsibilities

You will:

- Develop and evaluate national policy options for the control of a specific source of pollution and/or type of pollutant;

- Perform technical evaluations in the development of new and/or revised guidance on the implementation of the Clean Air Act;

- Draft air test methods suitable for use in determining compliance with regulations under the New Source Performance Standards program;

- Serve as the Contracting Officer’s Technical Representative (COTR) for monitoring the technical progress and performance of specific delegated portions of the work under contract.

You will spend less than 25% of your work time on contracts, grants/cooperative agreements, and/or interagency agreements.

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Job Level

Senior-level  

Sector

Government- Federal

Salary

$76,015 to $98,819 per year. Appointment type Permanent.