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    TTB's mission is to collect alcohol, tobacco, firearms and ammunition excise taxes; to ensure that alcohol beverages are labeled, advertised and marketed in accordance with the law; and administer laws and regulations in a manner that protects the revenue, protects the consumer, and promotes voluntary compliance. TTB is recognized as one of the Federal government’s best places to work. We ranked in the top 2% of agency subcomponents (#8 of 415) in 2018.  See www.bestplacestowork.org.

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    The following are the duties of this position at the GS-12. If you are selected at a lower grade level, you will have the opportunity to learn to perform all these duties, and will receive training to help you grow in this position.

    - Review complex formulas and/or performs regulatory analyses on a wide range of complex alcohol beverages, nonbeverage alcohol products, or tobacco product samples using chemical, physical, and instrumental techniques (may require extensive examination, method development or modification). 
    - Prepare laboratory reports summarizing results on sample submissions and conclusions reached; write official documents such as other technical reports, memoranda, etc.; advise investigators/auditors where specialized experience will help their investigations; and respond to technical questions from TTB program offices and regulated industry.
    - Identify the need for improved or new analytical methods to address regulatory issues or problems and/or enhancing laboratory capabilities, and plan, organize and conduct analyses to implement these needs. 

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1320 Chemistry

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/546901600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.