Health Scientist

  • Full-Time Job
  • Remote (Remote)
  • $59,966 - $94,317 USD / Year

Website Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Duties
As a Health Scientist, you will:

  • Plan and conduct 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.
  • Provide technical advice and assistance to national, state and local health agencies and to various other organizations.
  • Prepare scientific and other articles and technical reports for publication.

Qualifications
All qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of the announcement.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Degree: 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.

In addition to Basic Qualifications above, Minimum Qualifications must be met:

GS-9:

  • At least 2 years of progressively higher-level graduate education leading to a master’s degree or master’s or equivalent graduate degree in a field that is directly related to the duties of this position OR
  • 1 year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-07 grade level, which must include the following experience: with emergency response activities by assisting with the design and/or conduct of major scientific surveys/studies or projects to identify and solve public health related problems at either federal, state, tribal, local, and/or territorial government organizations, such as health departments or similar non-governmental or private-sector organizations  OR
  • A combination of education & experience

GS-11:

  • At least 3 years of progressively higher-level graduate education leading to a Ph.D. degree or Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree in a field that is directly related to the duties of this position OR
  • 1 year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-09 grade level, which must include the following experience: supporting emergency response activities by assisting with the design, oversight, implementation, and/or conduct of major scientific surveys/studies or projects to identify and solve public health related problems at either federal, state, tribal, local, and/or territorial government organizations, such as health departments or similar non-governmental or private-sector organizations OR
  • A combination of education & experience

A complete application package must be submitted by 11:59 PM (EST) on 02/15/2024 of this announcement to receive consideration.

To apply for this job please visit www.usajobs.gov.