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Environmental Engineering/Life Scientist/Physical Scientist – Denver, Colorado
Environmental Protection Agency, Other Agencies and Independent Organizations
Job ID: 481770Start Date: 07/14/2021End Date: 07/27/2021
In addition to the educational requirements, we are looking for at least one year of specialized experience related to this position as described below:
To qualify for the GS-09 level, you need to have at least one year of full-time experience equivalent to the GS-07 level defined as participating in cleanup efforts at sites involving toxic and/or hazardous waste.
– OR 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a master’s degree; or master’s or equivalent graduate degree in the academic discipline as described above.
– OR master’s or equivalent graduate degree; or 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree in the academic discipline as described below- OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
To qualify for the GS-11 level, you need to have at least one year of full-time experience equivalent to the GS-09 level defined as monitoring cleanup efforts at sites that involve toxic and hazardous waste.- OR Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree; or 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree in the academic discipline as described below- OR an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Your answers to the online assessment will be used to evaluate your competencies in the following areas: Knowledge of federal, state and local environmental regulations.
Skill in evaluating hazardous waste site cleanup techniques and technologies.
Knowledge of contract management procedures.
Knowledge of basic techniques for hazardous waste site investigations.
Skill in written communication.
Ability to conduct or assist in site characterization studies.
Ability to establish goals and assess progress toward their achievement.
Skill in oral communication. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
If you have part-time work experience, read this: EPA Announcement Policies and Procedures.
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