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Biologist – Multiple Locations
Food and Drug Administration, Department of Health And Human Services
Job ID: 100577Start Date: 05/29/2019End Date: 06/04/2019
In order to be eligible for the position of GS-0401-13, Biologist, you must meet the following requirements by the closing date of the announcement. INDIVIDUAL OCCUPATIONAL REQUIREMENT: This position requires a degree or completion of specific courses to meet the basic education requirement. You must submit an official transcript, unofficial transcript, or a list including courses, grades earned, completion dates, and quarter and semester hours earned. Your transcript(s) must clearly demonstrate the courses. If the transcript(s) does not clearly demonstrate this, you must submit a copy of the course description and/or other documentation demonstrating that the courses are equivalent. Degree requirements must be met by the closing date of this job announcement and your transcript(s) submitted must reflect this. If you are selected for the position, an official transcript sent directly from your educational institution will be required for verification prior to appointment. Applicants must have successfully completed one of the following (A or B): A. Degree in biological sciences, agriculture, natural resource management, chemistry, or related disciplines appropriate to the position; -OR- B. Combination of education and experience – courses equivalent to a major as shown in A above plus appropriate experience or additional education. SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENT: Experience directly related to the position to be filled which has equipped the applicant with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position, and that is typically in or related to the work of the position to be filled, GS-13: Applicants must have one year (52 weeks) of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-12 level in the Federal service that includes providing scientific expertise of review biological experimentation processes; serving as an expert to provide technical advice for complex, scientific tests, investigate environmental/biological conditions and/or protocols to develop new techniques; and analyzing scientific data to evaluate ecobiological/biological conditions and preparing synopsis of data submitted for review; and interpreting scientific directives to provide recommendations to other scientists. NOTE: It is your responsibility to ensure your responses and appropriate documentation is submitted prior to the closing date. To verify your application is complete, log into your USAJOBS account, https://my.usajobs.gov/Account/Login, select the Application Status link and then select the More Information link for this position. The Details page will display the status of your application, the documentation received and processed, and any correspondence the agency has sent related to this application. Your uploaded documents may take several hours to clear the virus scan process. To return to an incomplete application, log into your USAJOBS account and click Update Application in the vacancy announcement. You must re-select your resume and/or other documents from your USAJOBS account or your application will be incomplete. IN DESCRIBING YOUR EXPERIENCE, PLEASE BE CLEAR AND SPECIFIC. WE WILL NOT MAKE ASSUMPTIONS REGARDING YOUR EXPERIENCE. Qualifications are based on breadth/level of experience. In addition to describing duties performed, applicants must provide the exact dates of each period of employment (from MM/YY to MM/YY) and the number of hours worked per week if part time. As qualification determinations cannot be made when resumes do not include the required information, failure to provide this information may result in disqualification. Applicants are encouraged to use the USAJOBS Resume Builder to develop their federal resume. All qualification requirements must be met by 11:59 pm (Eastern Time) on 06/04/2019. If, after reviewing your resume and/or supporting documentation, a determination is made that you have inflated your responses when compared to your background information, you may be deemed ineligible or your score may be adjusted to more accurately reflect your skills and abilities.
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