U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Region 2

The U.S. EPA's mission is to protect human health and the environment. Since 1970, EPA has been working for a cleaner, healthier environment for the American people.  EPA employees approximately 14,000 employees spread between our 12 Headquarter’s based Program Offices, 10 Regional Offices, and numerous Labs across the country. EPA employs a highly educated, technically trained staff, more than half of whom are engineers, scientists, and lawyers. In addition, many employees are program analysts, environmental protection specialists, IT specialists, public affairs specialists, human resources specialists, and/or financial specialists.  EPA is led by our Administrator, who is appointed by the President of the United States.

Jul 01, 2022
Full time
$76,961 yearly
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Region 2 290 Broadway, New York, NY, USA
These positions are in the Office of the EPA-Region 2, Office of Regional Counsel, in New York City. At the entry level of this position, you will: - Provide legal advice, perform legal research, prepare legal documentation, and provide policy recommendations; - Participate in litigation activities; - Draft Agency determinations, proposed regulations, and Federal Register notices; - Perform negotiation and informal dispute resolution. 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).