Job Overview


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.

This position is located in the Department Of Human Health Services (DHHS),Centers for Tobacco Products (CTP), Office of Policy (OP)Rockville, MD.

This vacancy is also being announced concurrently with vacancy announcement :HHS-FDA-CTP-MP-13-879329  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.

Who May Apply:  Open to all United States Citizens.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 indicated above.

This announcement may be used to fill multiple positions in multiple locations.


Incumbent must accomplish special projects through analysis and review of problems,issues,or program requirements; determine what information is required; and collect data from various sources in order to render informed recommendations/alternatives. Solves problems related to special projects that involve administrative or support issues.