U.S. citizens: Hydrologist/Geologist

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Boston, MA, United States
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Entry Level (0-2 Years)


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At the entry level of this position, you will:

- Assist in the design, preparation and review of plans to monitor and characterize contaminant occurrence, fate and transport, and remediation in the environment; 

- Assist in the preparation and review of site-specific data, technical evaluations and documents;

-Develop conclusions and recommendations for consideration by Remedial Project Managers (RPMs), and other internal and external parties related to contaminant fate and transport, remedial approaches, and effectiveness of remedial actions; 

-Assist in presentation of information on, and response to questions concerning, impact of contaminants on soil, groundwater and surface water. 

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.