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Announcement Number 8470CFIWE-2014-0004 Promotion Potential GS-12
Position Title PRODUCT SAFETY INVESTIGATOR Hiring Agency CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION
Open Period 03/06/2014 - 03/19/2014 Duty Locations 1 Vacancy in Las Vegas, NV, US
Series/Grade GS - 1801a 07/09/11 For More Info HR Specialist
301-504-7925
recruitapps@cpsc.gov
Salary $39179.00 - $75376.00

Who May Apply
DELEGATED EXAMINING UNIT (DEU) VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT ALL UNITED STATES CITIZENS MAY APPLY. This includes applicants who have never worked for the Federal Government; all current and former Federal employees; applicants eligible for non-competitive appointments under Special Hiring Authorities; veterans who are a preference eligible or have appointment eligibility under VRA; and Federal displaced employees in the commuting area (ICTAP/CTAP Eligibles).


Job Status
FULL-TIME


Security Clearance Required:

Public Trust - Background Investigation


Duration Appointment PERMANENT


Marketing Statement

Incumbent must reside within a 50 mile radius of Las Vegas, NV. Make a Career Connection! We are looking for individuals who would like to come to work for a small, independent regulatory agency dedicated to saving lives. We work very hard to protect the public from the unreasonable risk of injury and death from consumer products. Every U. S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) employee is proud to be a part of a team that works together to assure that the products you use every day are safe. Consider a position at the CPSC as your career choice.


Summary
The Division of Field Investigations is responsible for carrying out investigative, compliance, consumer information and public affairs activities. We encourage voluntary industry compliance with the laws and regulations administered by the Commission, identify product related incidents, investigate selected injuries or deaths associated with consumer products, and implement wide-ranging public information and education programs designed to reduce consumer product injuries. We also provide support and maintain liaisons with all components of the Commission and appropriate Federal, State, and local government offices. The Division is primarily comprised of Product Safety Investigators and support staff that are required to telework full-time from home at duty locations across the country. Our goal as an agency is to assure consumer products distributed to the public are safe. Investigators serve as the Commissions front-line to the public and have a crucial role in protecting Americas families from unsafe consumer products. You have an important job.


Supervisory Position: No


Relocation Authorized: No


Travel Required: Occasional Travel

Ocassional travel may be required


Key Requirements

  • INCUMBENT MUST RESIDE WITHIN A 50 MILE RADIUS OF LAS VEGAS, NEVADA.
  • BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION REQUIRED.
  • U.S. CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED.




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