Wednesday , April 17 2024

Jobs at CDC – Health Scientist

Website Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Job Description:

The primary purpose of the position is to perform a variety of scientific activities and analyses related to health care informatics in various public health program areas.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Implement scientific policies and procedures on informatics practices and principles.
  • Collaborate and provide expert scientific advice to a variety of nation-wide and international organizations to synthesize, and implement informatics policies and directions for future development.
  • Coordinate the sharing of health related informational materials so that scientific advice and assistance is shared.
  • Apply new method, approach, and technology to new and unusual situations and these methods have broad applications in the field.

Job Requirements:

  • Promotion potential: No
  • Background Investigation may be required.
  • Research position: No
  • Supervisory position: No
  • US Citizenship is required.
  • Travel, transportation, and moving expenses will be paid: Maybe
  • One-year probationary period may be required.
  • Time in grade (TIG) must be met within 30 days of the closing date of the announcement.
  • Bargaining Unit Position: No
  • Drug Screening Required: No

Qualification & Experience:

  • Specialized experience is experience which is directly related to the position which has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs) to successfully perform the duties of the position to include providing experience in scientific advice on the development and implementation of public health informatics strategies for surveillance programs and for epidemiologic and other public health information systems.
  • Applicants must have one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-12 grade level of in the Federal service as defined in the next paragraph.
  • Have a Bachelor’s or graduate/higher level degree: major study in an academic field related to the medical field, health sciences or allied sciences appropriate to the work of the position. This degree must be from an educational program from an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education

Job Details:

Company: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Manchester, NH, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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