Health Scientist Job

Vacancy No. HHS-CDC-OD-19-10434106 Department Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Salary $75,628.00 to $116,181.00 Grade 13 to 14
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 3/5/2019 Close Date 9/6/2019
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public
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Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)

Overview

  • Open & closing dates

    Opening and closing dates 03/05/2019 to 09/06/2019

  • Service

    Competitive

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 13 - 14

  • Salary

    $75,628 to $116,181 per year

  • Appointment type

    Term - 2 years

  • Work schedule

    Full-Time

Announcement number

HHS-CDC-OD-19-10434106

Control number

525975900

  • Duties

    Duties

    Summary

    CDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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    Responsibilities

    What exciting career opportunities await you at CDC?

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is the agency Americans trust with their lives. As a global leader in public health, CDC is the nation's premier health promotion, prevention, and preparedness agency. Whether we are protecting the American people from public health threats, researching emerging diseases, or mobilizing public health programs with our domestic and international partners, we rely on our employees to make a real difference in the health and well-being of people here and around the world.

    This announcement will be used to fill positions in various geographical locations. This announcement can also be used to recruit for positions that will require a detail to an International Organization such as the World Health Organization, UNICEF, etc.

    Commissioned Corps Officers interested in performing the duties of this position within the Commissioned Corps (not as a career/career-conditional employee) are encouraged to apply under the merit promotion announcement indicated above.

    This vacancy is also being announced concurrently with vacancy announcement HHS-CDC-OM-19-10434105 under competitive procedures. Please review that announcement to see if you are eligible for consideration under competitive procedures. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.

    As a Health Scientist you will:

    • Serve as a recognized agency authority or consultant for health programs and conducts scientific research to develop a national system(s) to monitor public health capacity and performance overseas.
    • Identify and analyze public health issues and their impact on scientific operations that are critical to the public health community at large.
    • Analyze epidemiologic investigation data utilizing new methodologies or existing techniques that have been extensively revised.
    • Conduct major statistical studies or continuing projects that represent an important segment of the center's primary investigative program.
    • Collaborate on projects/studies and coordinate efforts, as appropriate, with other program staff, other CDC Centers, other federal agencies, state, local and international health agencies, and private and non-private organizations.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

  • Job family (Series)

    0601 General Health Science

  • Requirements
  • Required Documents
  • Benefits
  • How to Apply
  • Fair & Transparent

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