Director, Office of Food Additive Safety - College Park, MD


SALARY RANGE: 123,758.00 - 200,000.00 USD per year

OPEN PERIOD: Monday, August 30, 2010 to Friday, October 01, 2010


SERIES & GRADE: AD-0403,0401,1320,0415,0601-00/00



DUTY LOCATIONS:   vacancy(s) in one of the following locations:   1 vacancy - College Park, MD


WHO MAY BE CONSIDERED:   Applications will be accepted from all groups of qualified individuals including Commissioned Corps.



Become a part of the Department that touches the lives of every American! At the Department of Health and Human Services you can give back to your community, state, and country by making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere. Join HHS and help to make our world healthier, safer and better for all Americans.


The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is a Federal scientific regulatory Agency with the legislated responsibility to promote and protect the public health of the Nationís more than 300 million consumers as it may be affected by foods and food additives, human and veterinary drugs, biological products, cosmetics, medical devices, and ionizing and non-ionizing radiation emitting products and.    FDAís programs are international in scope and effect.

The position is located in the Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN or Center), Office of Food Additive Safety.  The Office of Food Additive Safety (OFAS) is responsible for ensuring the safety of food ingredients, food packaging and food processing equipment, including sources of radiation used to treat or inspect food, and foods derived from bioengineered plants.  OFAS is the lead for FDA's food and color additive petition processes, the consideration of independent determinations of GRAS status, and review of notifications for food contact substances.


Department: Department Of Health And Human Services

Agency: Food and Drug Administration

Sub Agency: Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

Job Announcement Number:

Send Mail to:
Department of Health and Human Services
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
Room 4C-48,HFS-656
College Park, MD 20740
Fax: 301-436-2629

For questions about this job:
Dana Ballou
Phone: 301-436-1698
Fax: 301-436-2629
TDD: 800-877-8339

USAJOBS Control Number: 2007094


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