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    Who May Apply: Federal employees with career or career-conditional appointments in the competitive service; former Federal employees with reinstatement eligibility; Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) and the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP); veterans eligible under provisions of VEOA; Military Spouses; PHS Commissioned Corps Officers; and individuals with disabilities.

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    Responsibilities

    • This position is located in the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM), Office of Surveillance and Compliance (OSC), Division of Animal Feeds (DAF).
    • You will provide technical oversight of staff recommendations for the approval of safe food additives and evaluations of Generally Recognized as Safe (GRAS) notices as well as other animal food ingredient reviews.
    • You will assess the overall accuracy of the scientific and regulatory evaluation and interpretation of data/information performed by the staff on such elements as the manufacturing of the food ingredient(s) and intended use and effect.
    • You will also assess the overall accuracy of the scientific and regulatory evaluation and interpretation of data/information performed by the staff on safety for the animal, and safety of the human food derived from animals, as applicable.
    • You will perform the administrative and human resource management functions relative to the staff supervised. This includes planning, coordinating, and evaluating the programs and activities of the staff.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    14

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/569023400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.