Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Community Outreach and Development Internship at Ding Darling


To apply students need a cover letter and resume sent to Sarah Lathrop, Associate director of DDWS, at sarah@dingdarlingsociety.org. Her phone number is 239 472 1100 ext. 233 .

Friday, June 19, 2015

Job Openings @ EPA in Chicago - Application Deadline Thursday 6/25

SALARY RANGE:

$43,362.00 to $68,950.00 / Per Year

OPEN PERIOD:

Friday, June 19, 2015 to Thursday, June 25, 2015
Job Title:Environmental Engineer/Physical Scientist (Env) (RECENT GRADUATES)
MANY vacancies

This position is located in Region 5, Air & Radiation Division, Air Programs Branch, Air Permits Section in Chicago, IL.
At the entry level of this position, you will:

- Evaluate the adequacy of State and local regulations, covering a variety of sources of air emissions based on a wide range of information from diverse sources and with varying degrees of quality and reliability, including the use of air quality models and emission factors.

- Evaluate State and local air pollution regulatory development programs and ensure the Clean Air Act requirements are met. Provide technical advice to resolve problems.

- Draft responses to inquiries from State officials, citizens, and industrial representatives concerning the interpretation and application of policy directives and regulations related to air regulation development.

- Research new air pollution control technology and ambient air quality modeling techniques for criteria pollutants and air toxicants for the industries located in the Region.

WHO MAY APPLY:

Recent Graduates who have completed all course requirements for a qualifying associates, bachelors, masters, professional, doctorate, vocational or technical degree or certificate from a qualifying educational institution or technical education program within the preceding two years. Preference eligible veterans unable to apply within two years of receiving their degree due to military service obligation may apply up to six years after degree or certification
To qualify for the GS-07 level, you need to have at least one year of full-time experience equivalent to the GS-5 level defined as assessing the impact of emissions on ambient air quality OR 1 full year of graduate level education; OR superior academic achievement degree in the academic discipline

Friday, June 12, 2015

Job Opening @ EPA in Chicago - Application Deadline Tuesday 6/16

SALARY RANGE:

$53,041.00 to $68,950.00 / Per Year

OPEN PERIOD:

Friday, June 12, 2015 to Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Job Title:Physical Scientist (Environmental) (RECENT GRADUATES)

This position is located in Region 5, Great Lakes National Program Office, Policy, Coordination & Communciations Branch in Chicago, IL.
At the entry level of this position, you will:

- Utilize scientific and technical knowledge to provide analytical, technical, budget, and planning support and advice to GLNPO’s management team and other staff.

- Conduct analytical, technical, and financial planning by reviewing background information, agency reports on similar situations, and pertinent guidelines. The incumbent then determines appropriate methods and procedures to be used and provides input and advice to the management team or colleagues, as directed.

- Perform research and analysis which may include a variety of calculations.

- Write reports identifying procedures, results, validity, and conclusions.

WHO MAY APPLY:

Recent Graduates who have completed all course requirements for a qualifying associates, bachelors, masters, professional, doctorate, vocational or technical degree or certificate from a qualifying educational institution or technical education program within the preceding two years. Preference eligible veterans unable to apply within two years of receiving their degree due to military service obligation may apply up to six years after degree or certification

To qualify for the GS-09 level, you need to have at least one year of full-time experience equivalent to the GS-7 level defined as performing duties related to providing technical and policy support and guidance in environmental protection of a watershed and analyzing data and preparing reports regarding environmental protection programs OR master's or equivalent graduate degree; OR 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree in the academic discipline