Website Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The purpose of the position is to serve as a scientist in the evaluation of public health issues or health hazards.
As a Health Scientist you will: Design, oversee, implement, and conduct major scientific surveys/studies or projects to identify and solve public health problems. Identify and analyze public health issues and their impact on operations that are critical to the public health community at large. Develop or use innovative methodologies and techniques to address public health issues. Review and analyze studies and projects assessing major and or sensitive public health issues in order to make recommendations. Provide advice to program specialists on difficult and complex scientific problems and issues. Provide technical advice and assistance to national, state and local health agencies and other organizations. Lead collaboration on programs/projects/studies and coordinates efforts with other program staff. Other duties as assigned
US Citizenship is required. Background Investigation is required. E-Verify: If you are selected for this position, the documentation that you present for purposes of completing the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Form I-9 will be verified through the DHS “E-Verify” System. Federal law requires DHS to use the E-Verify System to verify employment eligibility of all new hires, and as a condition of continued employment obligates the new hire to take affirmative steps to resolve any discrepancies identified by the system. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is an E-Verify Participant. Direct Deposit: All Federal employees are required to have Federal salary payments made by direct deposit to a financial institution of their choosing. One-year probationary period may be required. Travel, transportation, and moving expenses will be paid: Yes Bargaining Unit Position: No Drug Screening Required: No Recruitment Incentive may be authorized: No Annual Leave for non-federal service may be authorized: No Research position: No Promotion potential: No Supervisory position:
Company: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Miami, FL, US
Application Deadline: N/A