ORD Science Communication Staff Student Service Contractor Position
Posted: June 12, 2012
Procurement Office: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Headquarters Procurement Operations Division (3803R) 1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20460
Response Due Date: Thursday, June 21, 2012, 2pm (EST)
The EPA intends to award one Purchase Order for a Student Services Contractor within the Office of Research and Development.
The Office of Research and Development at the EPA supports high-quality research to improve the scientific basis for decisions on national environmental issues and help EPA achieve its environmental goals. Research is conducted in a broad range of environmental areas by scientists in EPA laboratories and at universities across the country.
The Science Communications staff within the Office of Research and Development (ORD) at EPA is responsible for choosing research to be highlighted, translating technical research into understandable language, and effectively communicating the value of this research. The team is expected to develop communication materials, engage in social media, facilitate outreach with the public, and illustrate the relevancy and impact of the ORD research program.
This team is seeking an energetic, creative student to assist the team in communicating the work of ORD through innovative, accessible, and accurate science writing, outreach, and translation.
The student needs to have completed at least a bachelor’s degree
The estimated period of performance is July 2012- July 2013 with the option of renewing the contract for four additional years.
Up to 40 hours per week
This position is located in Washington, DC metropolitan area
See the attached Statement of Work (SOW) file for a full description of the work and details on how to submit a package for this requirement. Quotes must contain all the required information and documentation to be considered. Include “Student Services Contract ORD Communication Team” in the subject heading of any email submissions. If you obtained a copy of this solicitation via the Internet, it is your responsibility to check this site frequently for any amendments or changes. Please forward questions to Martina Gillis-Massey at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Statement of Work Posted in Word format on June 12, 2012 (5 pp, 23 Kb)
Email your questions to Martina Gillis-Massey, Contracting Specialist, at email@example.com