This announcement will be used to fill positions in various geographical locations. This announcement can also be used to recruit for positions that will require a detail to an International Organization such as the World Health Organization, UNICEF, etc.
As a Public Health Advisor, you will : n-Serve as the principal advisor and direct and oversee multi-functional program activities involving a broad and complex range of public health programs that are operated overseas.
n-Manage multiple projects and programs operating concurrently. n-Analyze collected data and findings and interpret complex legislative, regulatory, and / or policy guidance for use in managing overseas public health programs.
n-Develop and implement strategies and plans for meeting overseas objectives. n-Establish and forge relationships with international organizations to collaborate and facilitate the development and integration of operating public health program initiatives and activities across a broad area.
The Public Health Advisor will either perform management and operations work or technical work.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT
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.
All qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of the announcement. One-year probationary period may be required.
Travel, transportation, and moving expenses will be paid.
Bargaining Unit Position : No
Drug Screening Required : Positions requiring a top secret or secret clearance will be required to be drug tested. Mobility agreement may be required.
Recruitment Incentive may be authorized. Relocation Incentive may be authorized. Annual Leave for non-federal service may be authorized.
Positions will require a top secret or secret clearance depending on the position.
Promotion potential : Please be advised there is no promotion potential. Any position filled with this announcement will be filled at the single grade level requested.
Basic Qualifications Requirements
CDC Financial Disclosure -OGE form 450 Holding ourselves to a higher standard; the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention inspires public confidence in its trust responsibilities and mission by maintaining high ethical principles.
This position may be subject to the confidential financial disclosure requirements of the Ethics in Government Act of 1978 (P.
L. 95-521). Therefore, if selected, you will be required to complete a Confidential Financial Disclosure Report (OGE Form 450) to determine if a conflict or an appearance of a conflict exists between your financial interest and your prospective position with the agency.
This Information will be required annually. Special Notes :
Applicants that are among the best qualified will be referred to the selecting official for consideration as requests to fill vacancies are processed by the Human Resources Office.
The first cut-off date for you to be referred will be October 11, 2021. Thereafter, additional referral lists will be generated throughout the open period as vacancies occur.
If further evaluation or interviews are required, you will be contacted.
Subsequent employment for CDC positions must be through the appropriate competitive process or special employment program hiring authorities.
Minimum Qualification Requirements
GS-13 : Applicants must possess at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-12 grade level in the Federal Service.
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 experience providing management and operational assistance or technical advice in the management and implementation of public health programs.
GS-14 : Applicants must possess at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-13 grade level in the Federal Service.
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 experience management and operational guidance or technical advice while managing public health programs.
This vacancy is also being announced concurrently with vacancy announcement HHS-CDC-MP4-21-11190480 under merit promotion procedures.
Please review that announcement to see if you are eligible for consideration under merit promotion procedures.
Note : Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered. PHS Commissioned Corps Officers interested in performing the duties of this position within the Commissioned Corps (not as a career / career-conditional employee) are encouraged to apply under the merit promotion announcement.