DOE’s Office of Biological and Environmental Research is hiring a second federal manager for the Atmospheric System Research (ASR) program. A successful candidate in this position will serve as the physical scientist responsible for air chemistry, aerosol physics, cloud physics, atmospheric transport, atmospheric observing systems, and analysis research within the Climate and Environmental Sciences Division (CESD) activity involving the atmospheric sciences.

A Physical Scientist (Atmospheric) at the full performance level GS-15 will:

    • Serve as a Program Manager with responsibility and direction of the Atmospheric System Research program.
    • Prepare, justify, and support the portions of the budget relating to the atmospheric sciences.
    • Review reports and studies prepared by other Offices in DOE and other Federal agencies as they impact the Atmospheric System Research program.
    • Examine and ascertain pioneering research needs and opportunities of this research program against scientific and technological advances and of potential needs of DOE.

This position is a federal position at GS-14 or GS-15, depending upon qualifications, and the duty location is in Germantown, Maryland. The announcement is posted on the website. Applicants must possess U.S. citizenship and apply by April 22, 2019.