Database Support (SVA-179)

$12.72 hourly
  • Potomac Yards, Arlington, VA 22202
  • 27 Nov, 2019
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Job Description


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.
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.

Database Support   (SVA-179)
Office of Pesticide Programs Information Network (OPPIN)

This position is involved in all aspects of the registration of antimicrobial products including tracking and review of documents (e.g. processing/reviewing applications), documents QA/QC functions, and mail-out activities. Will handle special projects associated with reevaluation of antimicrobial pesticides.


  • Review applications for new and amended registration applications to prepare decisions for Products Manager (PM) signature.   50%
  • Act as document QA/QC coordinator of completed label reviews for the division   10%
  • Assist in coding of registration actions and sorting io incoming mail.   10%
  • Maintain OPPIN database including logging submissions in and out and preparation of data packages. Prepare OPPIN workload reports and tracks science reviews status.   10%
  • Work on special projects (for registration or reevaluation) as assigned.   10%
  • Answer telephone calls/voicemails and emails, mail letters, file documents, and other administrative work as needed.   10%


BA/BS Degree in Public health, physical science (biology, chemistry) public administration, or IT-background preferred OR Minimum of 10 year(s) of experience in Public health, physical science (biology, chemistry) public administration, or IT-background preferred

Experience required with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, SharePoint, Copying Machine, Multiple Phone Lines, Scanner.

Pay rate: $12.72 per hour. This is the maximum amount budgeted through the grants to support this program.
Benefits: Paid Health Insurance Premium, 3 weeks Paid Vacation, 12 Paid Sick Days, 10 Paid Federal Holidays, 1 Personal Holiday, Optional Vision and Dental Insurance is available.
Hours Per Week: 40 
Location: Potomac Yards, Arlington, VA 22202

NOWCC is proud to administer the recruitment/enrollment process for this experienced worker grant program through the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
To qualify for this program, applicants must be 55 years or older. Wages in this program are not meant to compete with private, public or government sector wages but are designed for individuals who wish to remain active in the workforce and contribute to the vital work of the federal government. More information can be found at

If this is the right opportunity for you, we'd love to have you.

To be considered for this position, please complete each of the following steps:
Complete Application - Required
Upload Resume - Required

Upload Cover Letter - Optional

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