Job Overview


The NIH is the premier biomedical research center for the world. Its 27 Institutes and Centers employ approximately 18,000 employees doing a vast array of jobs, all supporting efforts for a healthy nation. For information on the NIH mission, goals, and Institutes and Centers, visitNIH Overview

If you have experience working in biomedical research and have a strong interest and experience working in the waste and resource recovery field, AND you want to play a significant role in a dynamic organization, consider joining the NIH Office of Office of Research Facilities! For more information, visit This position is located in the Office of Research Facilities, Waste and Resource Recovery Branch.


If selected for this position, you will: 

  • provide technical and administrative supervision through subordinate team leaders
  • develop performance standards and evaluate work performance of subordinates
  • direct professional and technical services required to collect, transport, treat, recycle and dispose of hazardous and non-hazardous waste
  • conduct searches and evaluations of highly technical literature relating to quality control of environmental media and other technical information
  • develop long and short-range objectives and operational plans for the branch
  • identify and provide for training needs that meet applicable professional training standards

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No