Posted on October 25, 2016

EPA Hiring ‘Diversity and Inclusion Specialist’ Who Will Earn Six-Figure Salary

Elizabeth Harrington, Washington Free Beacon, October 24, 2016

The Environmental Protection Agency is looking to hire a “Diversity and Inclusion Specialists,” who will make $100,000 or more per year.

The agency will hire the employee to set up a diversity and inclusion “advisory body,” according to a government job posting.


“We offer great benefits and work flexibilities, and our diverse workforce connects to more than just a career–we share a common passion to promote a cleaner, healthier environment,” the EPA said.

The salary range for Diversity and Inclusion Specialists is between $99,785 and $146,570 per year.

The employee will be in charge of implementing a “diversity strategy” within the EPA’s Office of Research and Development. Other duties include analyzing recruitment and retention.

The hire will “initiate collaborative efforts between Minority Academic Institutions and EPA Special Emphasis Program Managers to establish an ORD diversity and inclusion advisory body,” the agency said.