Consumer Safety Officer GS-0696-14


Vacancy ID: 828691   Announcement Number: HHS-FDA-CTP-DE-13-828691   USAJOBS Control Number: 336073100

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Vacancy Identification Number

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1. Title of Job

Consumer Safety Officer GS-0696-14
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

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5. Employment Availability

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6. Citizenship

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7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

Enter the lowest grade level that you will accept for this position. The lowest grade for this position is 14.


14

11. Miscellaneous Information

If you are a male at least 18 years of age, born after December 31, 1959, have you registered with the Selective Service System?


01 Yes
02 No
03 Not Applicable

12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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14. Veteran Preference Claim

15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

16. Availability Date

17. Service Computation Date

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18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

Select/enter at least one occupational specialty. The specialty code for this position is:


001 Consumer Safety Officer

21. Geographic Availability

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241360031 Rockville, MD

22. Transition Assistance Plan

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23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1. From the description below, select the one which best describes your education and meets the Basic Qualification Requirements for Consumer Safety Officer GS-696-14.

A. Degree: that included at least 30 semester hours in one or a combination of the following: biological sciences, chemistry, pharmacy, physical sciences, food technology, nutrition, medical science, engineering, epidemiology, veterinary medical science or related scientific fields that provided knowledge directly related to consumer safety officer work. The 30 semester hours can include up to 8 semester hours in statistics, or course work that included the principles, theory, or practical application of computers or computer programming.
B. A combination of education and experience-courses consisting of at least 30 semester hours in the fields of study described in A above, plus appropriate experience or additional education.
C. I do not possess the education and/or experience described above.

2. From the description below, select the one which best describes your education and/or experience and meets the Specialized Experience for Consumer Safety Officer, GS-696-14.

A. I have one year of experience equivalent to at least the GS-13 level in the Federal service. Specialized experience may have been gained by work that involved analyzing information and formulating conclusions, preparing and finalizing responses to inquiries covering all aspects of a compliance program, serving on technical review panels, and overseeing contracts, grants, awards and/or cooperative agreements.
B. I do not possess the education and/or experience described above.

: For each task in the following group, choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training. Please select only one letter for each item.

A- I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing the task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task on this task was monitored closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper procedures.
D- I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
E- I am considered an expert in performing this task. I have supervised performance of this task or is normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my expertise.

3. Analyze compliance and enforcement program operations and activities to ensure compliance with policy requirements.

4. Evaluate extremely complex incoming requests to determine if they are in compliance with compliance policies and procedures.

5. Apply new regulatory/scientific developments to solve compliance problems.

6. Recommend changes to policies and procedures to ensure effective and equitable enforcement of regulations related to the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.

7. Work with institutional Review Boards or other regulatory oversight committees.

8. Perform work to obtain information, gather evidence, or verify facts related to regulations of a compliance program.

9. Provide advice and guidance regarding the scientific regulatory and compliance concepts necessary to accomplish compliance, enforcement, and/or regulatory objectives.

10. Coordinate the collection of data and manage a scientific review.

11. Serve on technical review panels for contract proposals.

12. Monitor contracts for quality assurance and quality control.

13. Provide technical assistance in development of criteria and standards for planning and implementation and evaluation of studies, contract, grant and or cooperative agreement proposals.

14. Present informal remarks at briefings, training sessions, consumer industry workshops, etc.

15. Explain or justify decisions, conclusions, findings, or recommendations.

16. Participate in or represent the organization or a client at briefings, meetings, or conferences.

17. Compose complex correspondence or other written work (manuals, books, management or technical reports, research or contract proposals.

18. Write recommendations for contract or grant regulations.

19. Review reports, documents, records, data or other materials to verify completeness, correctness, consistency, compliance, or authenticity.