CONSUMER SAFETY OFFICER, GS-0696-11/12


Vacancy ID: 829873   Announcement Number: HHS-FDA-CVM-MP-13-829873   USAJOBS Control Number: 336230200

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829873
1. Title of Job

CONSUMER SAFETY OFFICER, GS-0696-11/12
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address


4. Work Information

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5. Employment Availability

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade


11
12

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12. Special Knowledge

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15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

16. Availability Date

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

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001 - FDA Employees ONLY:  I am eligible to be considered under merit promotion procedures because I am a current FDA employee working in a permanent competitive service position. (You must submit documentation to support your eligibility.)

 


001 FDA Employees ONLY

21. Geographic Availability


241360031 Rockville, MD

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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. Select one statement below that best describes your education and experience to qualify for this position.

A. I have successfully completed a four year course of study leading to a bachelor's or higher 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. (Note: 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. I have successfully completed courses consisting of at least 30 semester hours in the fields of study described in A above, plus appropriate experience or additional education that involved analysis, writing, critical thinking, research, etc.
C. My background is not reflected in the above statements.

2. From the responses below please select the one that best describes your experience to qualify for this position at the GS-11 level.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience, equivalent to the GS-09 level or higher in the Federal service, that included: researching inspection and investigation methods and procedures; participating in the implementation of regulations and policies pertaining to new drugs, devices, and/or feed intended for animal use.
B. I have 3 years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a Ph.D. degree or Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree. (MUST SUBMIT TRANSCRIPTS)
C. I have a combination of education and experience listed in A and B above. (MUST SUBMIT TRANSCRIPTS)
D. My experience and/or education is not listed in choices A - C above.

3. From the responses below please select the one that best describes your experience to qualify for this position at the GS-12 level.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience, equivalent to the GS-11 level or higher in the Federal service, that included: researching and providing recommendations regarding inspection and investigation methods and procedures; incorporating agency policy into applicable laws and regulations; assisting in the development and implementation of regulations and policies pertaining to new drugs, devices, and/or feed intended for animal use.
B. I do not have the experience described above.

In this part, you will respond to questions about experiences you have had that are related to the requirements of the job for which you are applying. Carefully review the response descriptions listed below. For each question or statement, select the one response description that best describes your experience, education, or training.

A- I have not had education, training, or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job. My work 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 have supervised performance of this task or am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my expertise.

4. Participate in developing regulations, policies and/or procedures to address emerging issues related to animal drugs and feed.

5. Apply knowledge of precedent setting issues involving consumer safety.

6. Utilize applicable laws (e.g. Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, National Environment Policy Act) when performing consumer safety processes.

7. Develop new procedures to solve problems or perform a more refined analysis.

8. Obtain information from web-based sources (e.g. Code of Federal Regulations, Animal Drugs, Federal Register) in support of approval processes.

9. Compile administrative records on submissions, resubmissions, and other amendments (e.g. Investigational New Animal Drugs, New Animal Drug Applications, Food Additive Petitions, Animal Feed submissions) in support approval process and research activities.

10. Obtain information from multiple databases (e.g. Reportable Food Registry, Submission Tracking and Reporting System, Mission Accomplishments and Regulatory Compliance Services, Veterinary Emergency Response Network, Drug Experience Reports Module, Drug Product Listing) in support of approval processes and research activities.

11. Review labeling for animal drugs, foods, and other regulated articles to determine compliance with applicable labeling laws and regulations.

12. Evaluate submissions for conformance with appropriate laws, regulations, and policies.

13. Interpret regulations and/or policies to propose new methods or policies in animal drug and feed submission procedures.

14. Make recommendations regarding methodologies to use in achieving work goals and objectives.

15. Serve as a resource to other CSOs, staff, and stakeholders (e.g., other government agencies, general public) in areas related to consumer safety.

16. Participate in the development of regulations and policies pertaining to new drugs, devices, and/or feed intended for animal use.

17. Recommend the approval or disapproval of new animal drug and feed submissions.

18. Participate in the decision making process concerning actions taken regarding deficiencies (e.g. labeling, record keeping, manufacturing).

19. Respond to inquiries or sponsor submissions of deficiencies which have been recognized and recommend actions.