Multi-Program Outreach and Support
|Wage/Hr:||$12.72||Hours/Week:||40 hours per week||Minimum Age:||55|
Being Age 55 or Older is Good for The Environment! The Senior Environmental Employment (SEE) Program offers unique opportunities in Scientific, Technical, and Administrative / Office support for individuals age 55 and over to support the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) through a grant administered program through National Older Worker Career Center (NOWCC). This is a unique program where your talents, expertise and experience will truly be valued. You'll be working side-by-side with EPA staff that are doing important work every day. Pay rate: $12.72/hr. This is the maximum amount budgeted through the grant to support this program. Benefits: Paid Health Insurance Premium, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Time, Paid Federal Holidays Plus One Individual Holiday, and optional Vision and Dental Insurance available. This position requires a background security check including 5 year questionnaire, fingerprinting and identification verification prior to start. Due to COVID-19, this position may be 100% remote until instructions are given on when to safely return to the EPA facility.
This position will assist EPA’s Dallas office with outreach efforts on Brownfields, various Pesticides program initiatives and Lead Based Paint Poisoning Prevention Sustainable Materials Management, Pollution Prevention and Smart Sectors . Provide support to EPA Region 6's Lead-Based Paint Poisoning Prevention Program (Lead Program) by developing partnerships and providing outreach and education related to lead poisoning prevention rules, regulations and best practices; providing lead poisoning prevention technical and compliance assistance to the regulated community of training providers, contractors consultants, property managers, landlords, and child occupied facilities, as well as pediatricians, building code officials, and the general public.
Minimum of 5 year(s) of experience in Chemistry, Engineering, Biology or other science-related experience. Experience in computer application, database management, and marketing OR BA/BS Degree in Chemistry, Engineering, Biology or other science-related degree; or Marketing or Information Technology.
NOWCC is committed to promoting equal opportunity and to an environment free from discrimination and harassment in any form when hiring and administering Experienced Worker Programs under cooperative agreements with federal agencies. It is NOWCC’s policy to comply with all applicable laws that provide equal opportunity and to prohibit unlawful discrimination in hiring enrollees in the federal programs.