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General Engineer/Physical Scientist - R6

This position is in Region 6, Water Division. 

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

At the entry level of this position, you will:

Assist senior level technical/programmatic specialist in providing basic drinking water and wastewater infrastructure -related advice and information.

Apply professional scientific/engineering knowledge and skill along with principles and methods of engineering/scientific analysis and design to provide technical engineering/science advice for planning and review.

Review assigned grants related to the initiation, administration, and/or close-out activities of more standard and routine grants.

Perform limited financial analysis duties for Branch grant programs.

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. NOTE: Career ladder promotions are not automatic, and all eligibility and qualifications requirements must be met in order to progress to the next grade level.

You will spend 25-50% of your work time on contracts, grants/cooperative agreements, and/or interagency agreements.

One or more positions may be filled (in the organization advertised and/or in other organizations).