Veterinary Medical Officer, GS-701-13 (Direct Hire)


Vacancy ID: 877647   Announcement Number: HHS-FDA-DH-13-877647-GP   USAJOBS Control Number: 342068400

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1. Title of Job

Veterinary Medical Officer, GS-701-13 (Direct Hire)
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

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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

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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

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16. Availability Date

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18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

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001 Veterinary Medical Officer

21. Geographic Availability

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99MTRO012 Washington DC Metro Area, DC

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 descriptions below, select the response which best describes how you meet the Basic Qualification Requirements for Veterinary Medical Officer, GS-701.

A. I have a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) or equivalent degree, from a school or college of veterinary medicine accredited by the American Veterinary Medical Association Council on Education (AVMA).
B. I am a graduate of a foreign veterinary medical school that was not accredited by the AVMA Council on Education (Refer to AVMA web site, http://www.avma.org for information about schools in this category and for requirements).
C. I do not possess the education described above.

2. From the descriptions below, select the one which best describes your experience and meets the Additional Qualification Requirements for the Veterinary Medical Officer, GS-701-13.

A. One year of progressively responsible professional veterinary experience equivalent to the next lower grade level as described in the vacancy announcement.
B. A Ph.D. degree in any of the following specialties or related sciences, including but not limited to: animal science, avian medicine, food safety, infectious diseases, veterinary clinical sciences, pathobiology, biomedical sciences, veterinary anatomy, veterinary preventive medicine, comparative biological sciences, epidemiology, veterinary parasitology, molecular veterinary biosciences, public health, microbiology, pathology, immunology, laboratory animal medicine, toxicology, wildlife, zoological animal medicine, or sciences related to the work of a veterinary medical officer position.
C. Successful completion of three years of an internship, residency program, or fellowship training program in a discipline related to the position.
D. successfully complete all requirements for Diplomate status in an ABVS-recognized veterinary specialty organization such as veterinary toxicology, laboratory animal medicine, poultry veterinary medicine, theriogenology, veterinary anesthesiology, veterinary behaviorists, veterinary clinical pharmacology, veterinary dermatology, veterinary emergency and critical care, veterinary internal medicine, veterinary microbiology, veterinary nutrition, veterinary ophthalmology, veterinary pathology, veterinary preventive medicine, veterinary radiology, veterinary medicine, and veterinary dentistry.
E. I do not possess the education or experience described above.