Environmental Policy Analyst (Web design, social media and analysis focus)

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

About the organization

At EPA, you can protect human health and the environment of all Americans, and you'll discover that EPA is one great place to work! We offer great benefits and work flexibilities, and our diverse workforce connects to more than just a career.

This position is located in the Office of Air and Radiation, Office of Atmospheric Programs, Clean Air Markets Division in Washington, DC.

For more information on our office, visit www.epa.gov/airmarkets.

Duties

If you know that Java is more than coffee and Python is not just a snake in your country of service, the EPA’s Clean Air Markets Division (CAMD) has a great job for you! CAMD is seeking an Environmental Policy Analyst interested in working with environmental data to help shape and develop our website and social media through design and data analysis to communicate with the public.

CAMD is responsible for programs and analyses related to the environment and energy sector emissions. These programs collect air data, such as power plant emissions, and ecological data, such as lake and stream water quality. This data is used for analyses to support new regulations, assess program performance and tell stories about environmental change.

We are looking for an individual with interest and aptitude for learning new computer skills, performing analyses, and effectively communicating complex information to broad audiences.

Interested candidates should be enthusiastic, organized self-starters with education and/or experience in:
•Developing and managing web pages, web applications and social media to provide stakeholders access to our data, analyses, and program progress and to enhance user experience;
•Communicating complex technical information in a clear, accessible way;
•Employing methods and tools for analyzing data and creating data visualizations and web applications;
•Retrieving and manipulating data from database management systems.

Qualifications

1. Commitment to the mission of EPA – protect human health and the environment
2. Interest and aptitude for analyzing data, developing web sites/applications, and communicating program results
3. Willingness to learn and work closely with other team members (policy analysts, scientists, developers, engineers)

Salary

GS7-9 ($47,000 - 57,500)

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Please include resume and documentation demonstrating NCE status

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