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 Health and Human Services (DHHS), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Office of Regulatory Affairs (ORA), Southwest Regional Office, located in Dallas, TX.

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.

Additional selections may be made within the same geographical area FDA-wide.


As a certified Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA) inspector and auditor, the incumbent is considered a regional and national specialist in the implementation of the Mammography Quality Standards Act of 1992 (MQSA). Assists the districts by conducting mammography facility inspections, helping to ensure district work plans are accomplished, preparing enforcement correspondence, reviewing facility corrective action plans and determining the adequacy of these responses.

Travel Required

  • 50% or Greater
  • Domestic travel required

Relocation Authorized

  • No