Pacific Southwest, Region 9
Serving: Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Pacific Islands, Tribal Nations
Applying for Positions in the Pacific Southwest
Most job openings are advertised in accordance with merit-based hiring procedures. Competitive announcements are made through EPA's Web-based recruitment system, USAJobs. USAJobs allows applicants to browse and apply for job opportunities nationwide using a simple registration process.
To apply for the positions currently listed, applicants must apply on-line after registering in the USAJOBS system. You must apply for each position separately by responding to 10-20 task-related questions designed to assess your knowledge, skills and abilities related to that particular position.
Other Job Opportunities
EPA's Pacific Southwest Human Resources Office also continually accepts applications from candidates eligible for direct hiring under one or more of the following special hiring programs:
- Paid Student Employment
- Student Volunteer Program
- Employment of People with Disabilities (Schedule A and B)
- Veterans Readjustment Act
- 30% or More Disabled Veterans
- Peace Corps/VISTA
- Attorney Positions in the Excepted Service
Where to Obtain More Information
You may contact the nearest U.S. OPM Federal Employment Information Center (FEIC) listed in the white pages of the phone book under "U.S. Government Offices."
In San Francisco, please call (415) 744-JOBS (5627) or you may search the USA JobsWeb site. You may also call our office at (415) 972-3817.