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1. For the GS-14 grade level, applicants must have 52 weeks in a non-temporary appointment at the GS-13 grade level. This year of experience must be equivalent to at least the next lower grade level that demonstrated the experience with the licensing process for biological products and the associated user with fee regulations in the Federal service. Specialized experience is experience that has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position, and that is typically in or related to the work of the position to be filled.A. I have at least one year of specialized experience that has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. This experience is related to the work of the position and equivalent to at least the GS-13 level in the Federal service as described in the vacancy announcement.
2. Are you a current Federal employee with career or career-conditional status in the competitive service within Food Drug Administration, Displaced Federal employees requesting special priority selection consideration under the Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP), and PHS Commissioned Corps Officer interested in performing the duties of this position?A. Yes
For each task in the following group, choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training.A- I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
3. Reviews work of subordinate staff on a regular and recurring basis.
4. Develops performance ratings for subordinate staff members.
5. Plans work to be performed by staff, sets and adjust short term priorities, and prepare schedules for the completion of work.
6. Responsible for the overall review and approval process for Biologics License Applications (BLA) and amendments for biological products submitted to CBER.
7. Develops policy and procedures governing the standards for the review and evaluation of establishments producing biological products.
8. Analyzes inquires and obtains salient information from technical and legal sources, consults appropriate personnel within FDA and draws conclusions based on findings and recommends a specific reply to the inquiry.
9. Serves as the principal advisor to the Division Director on biological product regulatory concerns related to manufacturing process review and compliance matters.
10. Serves as chairperson or member of licensing committees for biologics license supplements and as member of biological product applications.
11. Serves as the Center's expert providing authoritative advice and guidance to manufacturers, consumers, Agency committees, other government agencies and Center staff on current good Manufacturing Practice Regulations, process validation, environmental issues and facility design.