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Life Scientist/Physical Scientist/Chemist (Quality Assurance Officer) - R2

This position is in Region 2, Laboratory Services and Applied Science Division, Hazardous Waste Support Branch, Hazardous Waste Support Section.

About Region 2

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:
- Assist in the review of Quality Assurance Project Plans (QAPPs) and Quality Management Plans (QMPs) and conduct Quality System Assessments (QSAs).
- Assist in providing guidance and consultation on Quality Assurance.
- Assist higher grade professional staff in data validation and assessment of chemical data.
- Serve as Contracting Officer's Representative (COR).

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.

One or more positions may be filled (in the organization advertised and/or in other organizations), if appropriate to the position.