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Supervisory Health Scientist

Center for Disease Control and Prevention - CDC
Department: Department of Health And Human Services
Agency: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Job Announcement Number: HHS-CDC-M4-21-10995392
SALARY RANGE: $133602.0 to $170800.0/Per Year
OPEN PERIOD: 2021-01-04 to 2021-01-26
SERIES & GRADE: GS--15/15

AGENCY MARKETING STATEMENT:
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 position is located in the Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Center for Global Health, Division of Parasitic Diseases, Parasitic Disease Branch located in Atlanta, GA. CDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

JOB SUMMARY:
This position serves as the Branch Chief for the Parasitic Diseases Branch in the Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria. The purpose of this position is to provide leadership and to determine operational policies of the Parasitic Diseases Branch. Serve as a nationally and internationally recognized authority, advisor, and administrator for parasitic diseases surveillance, prevention, and control activities.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
I have a Bachelor's or graduate/higher level degree: major study in an academic field related to the medical field, health sciences or allied sciences appropriate to the work of the position. This degree must be from an educational program from an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (https://ope.ed.gov/accreditation/) at the time the degree was obtained. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must possess at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-14 grade level in the Federal service to include experience in directing technical, programmatic and scientific activities related to surveillance, prevention, and control of infectious diseases. Documenting Experience: In accordance with Office of Personnel Management policy, federal employees are assumed to have gained experience by performing duties and responsibilities appropriate for their official series and grade level as described in their position description. Experience that would not normally be part of the employee's position is creditable, however, when documented by satisfactory evidence, such as a signed memorandum from the employee's supervisor or an SF-50 or SF-52 documenting an official detail or other official assignment. The documentation must indicate whether the duties were performed full time or, if part time, the percentage of times the other duties were performed. It is expected that this documentation is included in the employee's official personnel record. In order to receive credit for experience in your resume that is not within the official series and grade level of your official position, you must provide a copy of the appropriate documentation of such experience as indicated above. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.

AGENCY CONTACT INFO:
CDC HELPDESK
1600 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta GA US 30333
Telephone: (770) 488-1725
Email: HRCS@CDC.GOV


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Posted: 2021-01-04 Expires: 2021-02-14

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