Environmental Protection Specialist (EJ Program: Grants/Engagement/Policy) - R8
These positions may be filled in one of multiple offices in Region 8.
About: Region 8
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.
These positions may be in one of the following areas: Environmental Justice Grants, Community Engagement, or Policy Integration.
At the entry level of this position, you will:
- Serve on teams and workgroups and assist in development, implementation and monitoring of plans and projects to support communities with environmental justice concerns.
- As a liaison to external stakeholders, assist in the development and delivery of training and technical assistance.
- Manage a variety of grants, cooperative agreements, and/or interagency agreements for the environmental justice program.
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 less than 25% 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), if appropriate to the position.