Job Overview

Summary

Become a part of the Department that touches the lives of every American!  At the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) you can give back to your community, state, and country by making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere.  It is the principal agency for protecting the health of citizens.  Join HHS and help to make our world healthier, safer, and better for all Americans.

Who May Apply:  Federal employees with career or career-conditional appointments in the competitive service; former Federal employees with reinstatement eligibility based on previous career or career-conditional appointments; displaced Federal employees requesting special priority selection consideration under the Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) and the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP); veterans who are preference eligibles or who have been separated under honorable conditions after 3 years or more of continuous active service; Military Spouses; PHS Commissioned Corps Officers; and individuals with disabilities.

This position is located at the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Disease (NCIRD), Immunization Services Division (ISD), Atlanta, Georgia. 

This vacancy is also being announced concurrently with vacancy announcement HHS-CDC-D3-13-879498 under competitive procedures.  Please review that announcement to see if you are eligible for consideration under competitive procedures.  NOTE:  Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.

Additional selections may be made within the same geographical location.

CDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Duties

The incumbent of this position will have responsibility at the national level. The incumbent works independently or as a member of a team to support the Branch's mission and goals. The incumbent makes programmatic recommendations necessary to develop and implement national interventions for technical assistance using appropriate options to establish, manage, and administer contracts and interagency agreements. This individual also makes policy recommendations related to the branch performance indicator development to enable monitoring and evaluation of grantee IIS contracts and agreements. The incumbent will serve independently or as a member of a team to provide guidance, technical assistance, and consultation as a project officer to health departments or other organizations in planning, management, execution and evaluation of their activities using GSA or other contractual processes.