General Engineer / Physical Scientist

  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
  • Ann Arbor, MI, USA
  • Jan 25, 2021
Full time Air Quality Energy Energy Efficiency Environmental Science - Engineering Renewable Energy Research Technology

Job Description


This position is in the Office of Air and Radiation, Office of Transportation and Air Quality, Assessment and Standards Division, Fuels Center.

If selected, you must work at the location stated in this announcement.  

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At the entry-level of this position, you will:

  • Gather and analyze scientific data and information to assist in developing Agency policies on fuel control strategies;
  • Participate in evaluating and modeling projects on fuel changes to assess the impact on vehicle/engine emissions and performance;
  • Assist in the evaluation and modeling of new renewable and alternative fuels to assess environmental and marketplace impacts;
  • Participate in projects representing the Agency’s operating programs for transportation fuels to provide recommendations for advancing programs and methods.

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.

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

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GS 11 Salary $70,989 to $92,290 per year