Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.
About the Position:
will serve as an Industrial Hygienist in the Industrial Hygiene Field Services
Program (IHFSP), Occupational Health Sciences Portfolio, Army Institute of
Public Health (AIPH), US Army Public Health Command (USAPHC).
vacancies will be filled at a GS-09, GS-11, or GS-12 level. Applicants selected
at the developmental GS-09 & GS-11 levels will have non-competitive
promotion potential to the full performance GS-12. Candidates selected at the
developmental levels will receive assignments designed to provide the
competencies, skills, & experiences needed to perform at the full
performance level as listed in the duties.
will be exposed to a variety of unpleasant and potentially hazardous conditions
during inspections, including noise and toxic chemicals. Investigations and
surveys involve physical exertion such as walking, standing, climbing, bending,
and carrying equipment. Occasional work will be performed in confined spaces.
Protective equipment is required in some situations.
is a Career Program 12 position.
more information on the Public Health Command, visit: https://phc.amedd.army.mil
Who May Apply:
an Industrial Hygienist, you will:
and conduct Industrial Hygiene (IH) surveys and health hazard studies.
health hazards and control measures.
appropriate sampling procedures.
recommendations to eliminate health hazards.
customers on IH issues.
improvements to IH guidance.