Environmental Protection Specialist- (OCSPP)
This position is in the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP), Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics (OPPT), New Chemicals Division (NCD), Risk Management Branch 2. About OCSPP: About the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP) | US EPA
This is an office-centered position--you must physically report to the duty station stated in this announcement on a regular basis. Partial work-from-home flexibilities may be authorized.
At the entry level of this position, you will:
- Develop regulatory and non-regulatory strategies and approaches to reduce or prevent risks to chemical substances;
- Provide guidance and technical information to stakeholders by adapting guidelines and precedents to specific issues to reduce or prevent risks to chemical substances;
- Write policy analyses for pollution prevention and risk reduction regulations, directives, and programs;
- Recommend plan and strategy changes for communicating regulatory, policy decisions, and programmatic information to interested parties.
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.
See the USAJOBS application for details on qualifications and eligibility.