Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Health Scientist

Washington DC , District of Columbia

About the Job

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is the agency Americans trust with their lives. As a global leader in public health, CDC is the nation's premier health promotion, prevention, and preparedness agency. Whether we are protecting the American people from public health threats, researching emerging diseases, or mobilizing public health programs with our domestic and international partners, we rely on our employees to make a real difference in the health and well-being of people here and around the world. This announcement will be used to fill positions at the Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,Center for Global Health.Thisis also being announced concurrently with vacancy announcement HHS-CDC-OM-17-1949137 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 are encouraged to apply under the merit promotion announcement indicated above.Additional selections may be made within the same geographical location CDC-wide. 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. 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 is 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. CDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Date Posted

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Degree Required