ASBO Hotline and Program Support

Washington, DC
01/14/2022
Washington, DC
18.01 
18.01 
ASBO Hotline and Program Support
ID:SDC-1479Location:WashingtonProgram:SEE
Wage/Hr:$18.01Hours/Week:40Minimum Age:55

The Senior Environmental Employment (SEE) Program offers unique opportunities in Scientific, Technical, and Administrative / Office support for individuals age 55 and over and per EPA Policy applicants must be US Citizen 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. The EPA provides a wonderful work atmosphere, and you'll be working side-by-side with EPA staff that are doing important work every day. Paid Health Insurance Premium, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Time, Paid Federal Holidays + One Individual Holiday, and optional Vision and Dental Insurance available

Qualifications:

Minimum of 5 year(s) of experience in Research, technical writing, environmental science, communications OR BA/BS Degree Previously completed training in communications, customer service, publication of technical materials

  • Experience required with Windows, MS Teams, MS Outlook, Multiple Phone Lines, Scanner
Duties:

Support EPA?s Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization and the Asbestos and Small Business Ombudsman (ASBO) Program with high level engagement, advisement and service to the ASBO Hotline, well as provide support in strategizing, developing and evaluating various outreach and environmental resources/activities to benefit the public and small business community

  • Receive and professionally respond to email and telephone/hot-line inquiries. Requires strong communication skills, ability to work independently, evaluate how to offer solutions and communicate or draft critical information and referrals in writing   25%
  • Research, review and advise others on various EPA regulations of their potential impacts to small business or the public. 25 %   25%
  • Investigate inquiries, draft or review professional response documents based on agency regulations and/or available technical resources.   15%
  • Assist in developing/strategizing and presenting outreach, engagement, or communication materials for the public, small business community and relevant stakeholders.   25%
  • Attend and participate in meetings or workgroups, providing important updates and recommending or proposing necessary action items.   10%

Other:
  • Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA) Webinar Series: How to Manage Asbestos in School Buildings. EPA hosted a free, four-part webinar training series found here: https://www.epa.gov/asbestos/asbestos-and- school-buildings#resources

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.