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OPS BIOLOGICAL SCIENTIST IV - 64802161

Date: Sep 16, 2020

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Requisition No: 177642 

Agency: Department of Health

Working Title: OPS BIOLOGICAL SCIENTIST IV - 64802161

Position Number: 64802161 

Salary:  $35.00/Hour 

Posting Closing Date: 09/30/2020 

Florida Department of Health

Bureau of Epidemiology

 

Job Title: OPS Biological Scientist IV 

Requisition ID: 177642

Position Number: 64802161

Closing Date: 09/30/2020

Salary: $35.00/Hour

 

 

The COVID-19 Biostatistician will be responsible for developing and improving queries to retrieve relevant COVID-19 data from various data systems, perform data cleaning, compile COVID-19 epidemiologic data analyses for internal and external reports, and provide biostatistical analysis for COVID-19 studies as needed. Work involves working collaboratively with epidemiologists, data system specialists, GIS specialists, laboratorians and others within the Department of Health.

 

NOTE:  Your responses to qualifying questions for this position must be verifiable by documentation provided through the electronic application process. 

 

Incumbent may be required to work before, during and/or beyond normal work hours or days in the event of an emergency.  Emergency duty required of the incumbent includes working in special needs or Red Cross shelters, or performing other emergency duties including, but not limited to, responses to or threats involving any disaster or threat of disaster, man-made or natural.

 

This position requires a security background check and/or drug screening and participation in direct deposit. Any misrepresentations or omissions will disqualify you from employment consideration. Note: You will be required to provide your Social Security Number (SSN) in order to conduct this background check.

 

Male applicants born on or after October 1, 1962, will not be eligible for hire or promotion unless they are registered with the Selective Services System (SSS) before their 26th birthday, or have a Letter of Registration Exemption from the SSS. For more information, please visit the SSS website: http://www.sss.gov

 

If you are a retiree of the Florida Retirement System (FRS), please check with the FRS on how your current benefits will be affected if you are re-employed with the State of Florida.  Your current retirement benefits may be canceled, suspended or deemed ineligible depending upon the date of your retirement.

 

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace. 

 

Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-877-562-7287). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation. 

 

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act. 

 

The successful candidate will be required to complete the Form I-9 and that information will be verified using the E-Verify system.  E-Verify is operated by the Department of Homeland Security in partnership with the Social Security Administration to verify employment eligibility.

 

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.


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