Wednesday , April 17 2024

CDC Hiring – Laboratory Quality Control Specialist.

Website Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Job Description:

The purpose of this position is to perform quality review and measurement of laboratory functions involved in environmental response, biological testing and/or processes of humans, animals, and their components, as well as pharmacology, or other related science research applications and activities.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide advice and consultation to functions performing biological or other scientific assessments within a CIO, and/or CDC/ATSDR concerning compliance with quality management systems, programs, regulatory guidelines, and standards.
  • Conduct quality reviews according to procedural criteria established in quality review plans for determining adherence to standards outlined for clinical laboratory practices.
  • Ensure quality policies, processes and procedures are implemented.
  • Assist in the development of goals and implements objectives, policies and priorities for the quality management system to ensure compliance with current emerging regulatory monitoring requirements, quality standards and accreditation requirements.
  • Coordinate and communicate laboratory monitoring program and laboratory quality systems/controls with CIO managers.
  • Evaluate testing methodology and techniques used and implements appropriate corrective action.
  • Assure work product conformance with policies, rules and regulatory requirements.
  • Work with management and employees to correct deficiencies. Stays abreast of new trends and innovations in the fields of research laboratory monitoring and analytical quality assurance.
  • Ensure that the laboratory maintains appropriate accreditations under relevant regulatory laboratory quality standards. Serve as the laboratory’s primary liaison for audits, review committees, or third-party inquiries, such as assisting to conduct external quality assessments of laboratories to review laboratory data, document regulatory compliance and identify deficiencies.

Job Requirements:

  • US Citizenship is required.
  • Background Investigation is required.
  • E-Verify: If you are selected for this position, the documentation that you present for purposes of completing the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Form I-9 will be verified through the DHS “E-Verify” System. Federal law requires DHS to use the E-Verify System to verify employment eligibility of all new hires, and as a condition of continued employment obligates the new hire to take affirmative steps to resolve any discrepancies identified by the system. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is an E-Verify Participant.
  • Direct Deposit: All Federal employees are required to have Federal salary payments made by direct deposit to a financial institution of their choosing.
  • All qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of the announcement.
  • One-year probationary period may be required.
  • Travel, transportation, and moving expenses will be paid: No
  • Bargaining Unit Position: Yes
  • Drug Screening Required: No
  • Recruitment Incentive may be authorized: No

Job Details:

Company: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Healthcare

Job Location: Fayetteville, NC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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