Regulatory Information Specialist


Vacancy ID: 868561   Announcement Number: HHS-FDA-MP-13-868561   USAJOBS Control Number: 340867400

Social Security Number

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Vacancy Identification Number

Enter 868561
1. Title of Job

Regulatory Information Specialist
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

If you are applying by the OPM Form 1203-FX, leave this section blank.

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
13

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 one answer that best describes your education and/or experience for this position:

1. Choose the answer that best describes how you meet the minimum qualification requirements for the Regulatory Information Specialist, GS-0301-12 as described in the Qualifications Section of the Vacancy Announcement.

A. I qualify for this position because I have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the grade 11 level in the Federal service.  Specialized experience is experience providing information on a variety of topics associated with the regulatory review process and user fee requirements as it relates to web content initiatives. Provides quality assurance pertaining to the integrity and accuracy of existing and new scientific and regulatory information added to a web based system using web coding such as HTML and Dreamweaver. Reviews web content information and identify contradictions relating to 508 compliance. Delivers training to a variety of end- users using acceptable methods and techniques.
B. I do not possess the experience as described above.

2. Choose the answer that best describes how you meet the minimum qualification requirements for the Regulatory Information Specialist, GS-0301-13 as described in the Qualifications Section of the Vacancy Announcement.

A. I qualify for this position because I have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the grade 12 level in the Federal service.  Specialized experience is experience providing expert advice on a variety of topics associated with the regulatory review process and user fee requirements as it relates to web content initiatives. Provide guidance and assistance to others on complex requests regarding quality assurance pertaining to the integrity and accuracy of existing and new scientific and regulatory information added to a web based system using web coding such as HTML and Dreamweaver. Reviews web content information and identify contradictions relating to 508 compliance. Delivers training to a variety of end- users using acceptable methods and techniques.
B. I do not possess the experience as 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.

3. Coordinates and provides periodic and specific reports related to regulatory review activities.

4. Analyzes information contained in system/database and extract requested information in report form.

5. Troubleshoot information in the system in order to validate accuracy.

6. Provides information in response to FOI and congressional inquiries.

7. Prepares instructional material.

8. Provides information on a variety of topics associated with the regulatory review process and user fee requirements.

9. Provides oversight of an internet based regulatory and health information products information system.

10. Provides quality assurance pertaining to the integrity and accuracy of existing and new scientific and regulatory information added to the system using web coding such as HTML and Dreamweaver.

11. Reviews web content information and identify contradictions relating to 508 compliance.

12. Provide solutions geared towards improving regulatory communication.

13. Delivers training to a variety of users using acceptable methods and techniques.

14. Ensures system and enhancements are easily accessible to a variety of users such as Agency personnel and the public.

Your responses in this Assessment Questionnaire are subject to evaluation and verification. Please review your responses to this questionnaire to ensure their accuracy. Failure to respond to this question will disqualify you from further consideration for this position.

15. 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