Job Overview


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This position serves as the Operations Program Specialist responsible for conducting studies of programs within any of the major components of the District Office.

AREA OF CONSIDERATION:  Current employee of the Food and Drug Administration, Minneapolis District Office with career or career-conditional appointments in the competitive service. 

Applicants outside this area of consideration will not be considered.


LOCATION:  This position is located in the Food and Drug Administration, Office of Regulatory Affairs, Central Region, Minneapolis District Office, Minneapolis, MN.
 This position is being filled on a full-time, permanent basis.

PROMOTION POTENTIAL:  GS-09 is the full performance level.  

Salary range listed includes locality pay.


If selected for this position, you will:

   - Conduct studies of programs within any of the major components (investigations, compliance,
     analytical and administrative) of the District Office
   - Gather and organize information from a variety of sources
   - Plan, organize, carry out, and evaluate special projects affecting the administration of programs
      in the District Office
   - Respond to inquiries addressing program management issues
   - Monitor and review incoming requests for programmatic action or information
   - Provide input into the District Quality Assurance Program
   - Attend meetings, conferences, and committees dealing with program issues