Public Health Analyst-0685-12


Vacancy ID: 845481   Announcement Number: HHS-FDA-MP-13-845481   USAJOBS Control Number: 338153700

Social Security Number

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Vacancy Identification Number

Enter 845481
1. Title of Job

Public Health Analyst
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

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5. Employment Availability

Are you an ICTAP Eligible?

For information on how to apply as an ICTAP eligible see http://opm.gov/rif/employee_guides/career_transition.asp#ictap.  To be well-qualified and exercise selection priority for this vacancy, displaced Federal employees must be rated at 85.0 or above on the rating criteria for this position.


Are you eligible for Indian preference as defined by the Department of the Interior (DOI) and as evidenced by appropriate Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) authorized certification?


Are you eligible for preference based on being a Public Law 94-437 Indian Health Service Scholarship recipient? For more information, please click here.    


Are you eligible for the Federal Employment Program for Persons with Disabilities? (For information on Schedule A appointments, see the OPM website.)    


Are you a PHS Commissioned Officer (This includes active duty officers, inactive reserve officers, and applicants who have been approved for commissioning in the USPHS Commissioned Corps)?


Are you eligible for noncompetitive appointment?
This includes applicants who are eligible for special or noncompetitive appointment authorities such as 30% or more compensable disabled veterans, persons with disabilities and PHS Commissioned Corps Officers.  This also includes applicants who meet the qualifications for this position and who have previously held, or currently hold, a Federal position at the grade of this position.


6. Citizenship

Are you a citizen of the United States?
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 12.


12

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 Competitive
002 Non-Competitive

21. Geographic Availability

Select/enter at least one geographic location in which you are interested and will accept employment. The location code for this position is:


241360031 Rockville, MD

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

The following questions will only be used to determine whether you meet the minimum qualification requirements for this position. Choose the answer that best describes your education and/or experience for this position:

1. Choose the answer that best describes how you meet the basic qualification requirements for the Public Health Analyst, GS 685-12 position as described in the Qualifications Section of the Vacancy Announcement.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-11 level of Federal service performing the following duties related to the position such as reviewing, analyzing and evaluating documents related to public health programs and/or biological products for compliance with program guidelines, functions and mission-related objectives such as conflict of interest or for compliance with applicable laws and regulations; analyzing information related to biological products; writing, editing, and preparing findings, reports and responses to internal and external inquiries.
B. I do not possess the experience and/or education described above.

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.
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 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.

2. Provide advice on the interpretation and application of statutes and policies as it relates to public health programs and or biological products.

3. Review, analyze and evaluate documents related to biological products for compliance with program guidelines, functions and mission.

4. Identify risks and problems and develop and articulate problem solving strategies.

5. Gather the appropriate internal and external expertise to evaluate the impact of findings on program.

6. Research the interrelationships among the Biotechnology firms with direct financial interests, identify any additional related biological products existing or under development in similar or related categories which may be impacted or cause conflict of interest.

7. Review agenda topics as well as participant curricular vitae to determine if reported contracts, grants, speaking engagements, and consultations are related to the biological products and biotech companies that could be affected by the meeting and results in a conflict of interest.

8. Prepare and defend the Conflicts of Interests analysis packages submitted for approval.

9. Review, modify and explain policies, laws and procedures.

10. Provide guidance and/or respond to conflict of interest policies and procedures.

11. Plan, direct or lead team's functions or a section of a function, which includes budget oversight.

12. Provide instructions to employees on both technical work and on programmatic issues.

13. Present complex information to senior managers, staff or members internal or external to the organization.

14. Answer questions related to conflict of interest policies and procedures.

15. Write and/or edit materials related to program-related topics that may include scientific terms for an agency program or senior government official.

16. Prepare comprehensive report that requires gathering, interpreting and analysis of data.

17. Prepare assessments and findings by summarizing the results of the analysis.

18. I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all of the information included in this questionnaire is true, correct, and provided in good faith.

A. Yes.
B. No