Qualification Requirements for the GS-11:
Completed a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree, or 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree or an LL.M., if related.
Possess 1 year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-9 level in the Federal service obtained in either the private or public sector, performing the following types of tasks: developing a variety of public health informational and educational materials and products; responding to inquiries regarding public health issues; modifying standard communication practices and approaches to increase awareness among a variety of audiences; and assisting in developing social marketing campaigns for mass communications.
Possess a combination of post baccalaureate education and experience that meets 100% of the qualification requirements for this position.
Qualification Requirements for the GS-12:
You must demonstrate in your resume at least 1 year of specialized experience equivalent to as least the GS-11 level in the Federal service obtained in either the private or public sector, performing the following types of tasks: developing and presenting a variety of public health informational and educational materials and products; responding to inquiries regarding complex and/or controversial public health issues; developing and advising on standard communication practices and approaches to increase awareness among a variety of audiences; and developing social marketing campaigns for mass communications.
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If you qualify on the basis of education in lieu of experience, you must submit a copy of your transcripts (or a list of your courses including titles, credit hours completed, and grades). Unofficial transcripts will be accepted in the application package; however, official transcripts will be required prior to receiving an official offer. Click here for information on Foreign Education.
Males born after December 31, 1959 must be registered with Selective Service.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
If you meet the minimum qualifications for this position, your application and responses to the online questionnaire will be evaluated under Category Rating and Selection procedures for placement in one of the following categories:
- Best Qualified for those who are superior in the evaluation criteria
- Well Qualified for those who excel in the evaluation criteria
- Qualified for those who only meet the minimum qualification requirements
Candidates determined to be Best Qualified will be referred to the hiring manager for further consideration and possible interview. The Category Rating Process does not add veterans' preference points, but protects the rights of veterans by placing them ahead of non-preference eligibles within each category.
If you are a veteran, CTAP or ICTAP eligible, or an individual with a disability, please refer to the following links for additional information and required documents:
All such documents MUST be received by 11:59pm ET of the closing date, Friday, December 06, 2013, to be considered.