Life Scientist/Environmental Engineer/Physical Scientist (Pathways Recent Graduates) - HOT JOB!

  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Aug 16, 2018
Full time Air Quality Biology - Ecology Conservation/ Natural Resources Environmental Science - Engineering Geoscience-Hydrogeology Water Quality

Job Description

Open & closing dates

 08/16/2018 to 08/22/2018

This job will close when we have received 100 applications which may be sooner than the closing date. Learn more

Appointment type

Recent Graduates - This is a one-year developmental program which may lead to a term or permanent appointment.


NOTE: This announcement will remain open through 11:59 PM Eastern time on the day the 100th application is received (all applications received on that day will be considered), or 11:59 PM Eastern time on the closing date, whichever comes first.

These positions are located in various Divisions within EPA, Region 4.  For more information on this office, visit their website:

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At the entry level of this position, you will:

- Assist in environmental protection projects and activities related to air, water, land or habitat protection, permitting, enforcement and compliance, or environmental data;

- Perform limited or routine aspects of professional environmental protection work related to air, water, land or habitat protection, permitting, enforcement and compliance, or environmental data.

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

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.

Job Level



Government- Federal


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