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    The incumbent serves as a Microbiologist (Inspector) performing specified portions of scientific work involving studies of the characteristics and life processes of microorganisms, their interrelationships with other living forms, and their reactions to the environment.

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    As a Microbiologist (Inspector) you will:

    • Conduct regulatory on-site inspections/assessments of Federal, State, academic and private laboratories at biosafety levels 2, 3, and 4 to ensure compliance with federal regulatory requirements.
    • Include data analysis and management concepts to include a basic knowledge of principles and techniques related to the analysis, presentation, and exchange of data.
    • Communicate with a variety of lab/organizations in the scientific community.
    • Assess and develop materials designed to communicate to the scientific community.
    • Facilitate the registration and changes to the registration of entities that possess, use, and transfer select agents and toxins.
    • Prepare written reports of inspection findings.
    • Coordinate regulatory requirements with other federal agencies.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

    50% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position up to 40% (Domestic).

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0403 Microbiology

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