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.

This position is located in the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Office of Regulatory Affairs (ORA), Denver District Office located in Denver, CO. 

 

The FDA's Office of Regulatory Affairs is the lead office for all FDA Field activities as well as providing FDA leadership on imports, inspections, and enforcement policy.  ORA supports FDA Product Centers by inspecting regulated products and manufacturers, conducting sample analysis on regulated products, and reviewing imported products offered for entry into the United States.  ORA also develops FDA-wide policy on compliance.

 


Who May Apply:  Open to all United States Citizens.

This announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies.

Duties

Incumbent performs scientific analyses on a variety of food, drug, and cosmetic samples.  Exercises judgment to select the appropriate methods and procedures to use: prepares scientific reports and records in detail the receipt, handling and analysis of samples: and participates in firm inspections to assist, observe and evaluate manufacturing processes, practices and conditions. Prepares scientific reports identifying the sample and stating the methods and procedures used, any modifications of the method including validation data, and the results.