Life Scientist/Physical Scientist

Organization

U.S Environmental Protection Agency, Region 5

Location

Chicago, IL

Description

Summary

This position is in Region 5, Air & Radiation Division, Air Toxics & Assessment Branch, Clear Air Strategies Section. If selected, you must work at the location stated in this announcement, Chicago IL. About Region 5:  Region 5

Responsibilities

At the entry level of this position, you will:

  • Evaluate human health and environmental problems related to air pollution, with a focus on utilizing risk assessment, toxicology, and epidemiology to evaluate chemical risks.
  • Develop and evaluate and/or implement strategies designed to increase public health and/or reduce pollution, through voluntary programs, education, coordination with federal regulatory and enforcement authorities, and other approaches as appropriate.
  • Oversee and coordinate with state air programs, focusing on providing technical support to risk assessment efforts.
  • Serve as a technical contact on grants related to identifying air pollution problems.

For more information, and to apply, see: https://www.usajobs.gov/Applicant/Application/ApplyStart/563645900

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