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Jobs at the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH)

The world renowned U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), is a government agency that is responsible for protecting the public health by assuring the safety, efficacy and security of human and veterinary drugs, biological products, medical devices, our nation’s food supply, cosmetics, and products that emit radiation. The Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH), part of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), assures that patients and providers have timely and continued access to safe, effective, and high-quality medical devices and safe radiation-emitting products. We provide consumers, patients, their caregivers, and providers with understandable and accessible science-based information about the products we oversee. We facilitate medical device innovation by advancing regulatory science, providing industry with predictable, consistent, transparent, and efficient regulatory pathways, and assuring consumer confidence in devices marketed in the U.S. FDA is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from a diverse pool of high quality candidates. FDA offers its employees a wide array of benefits.

If you are interested in leading the way in medical excellence, please click on the links to apply to the positions.

Note: DE announcements are for candidates without civil service status (all US citizens); MP announcements are for candidates with civil service status (current employees, reinstatement eligible, etc.)

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Commissioned Corps

The U.S. Public Health Service, Commissioned Corps, as one of the seven recognized unformed services, is an elite cadre of more than 6,000 well-trained and highly qualified public health professionals dedicated to protecting, promoting, and advancing the health and safety of our Nation. Driven by a passion for public service, these officers are committed to improving the health outcomes of underserved and vulnerable populations, responding to public health threats, whether natural or man-made, disease prevention, and advancing public health science. As an essential component of the largest public health program in the world, the Commissioned Corps fills essential public health leadership and health care service delivery roles within the Nation's Federal Government agencies and programs. The Corps is comprised of the following health care, scientific, and public health professionals: 

Commissioned officers who are interested in serving at CDRH are encouraged to apply. In order to receive consideration for open positions within the Center, please follow the instructions outlined below: 

How to Apply: 

Please submit the following documents, via e-mail, to CAPT Albert Perrine at Albert.Perrine@fda.hhs.gov: Cover letter, civilian style resume (1 – 2 pages not your Corps Promotion CV), detailing all allied and relevant work experience, education, and training, proof of licensure, and your three (3) most recent COERS. Please ensure that you submit only one (1) file and indicate in the subject line the position title and the position announcement number.

Please ensure that you submit only one (1) file and please indicate in the subject line the job announcement and position number. 

  • Physicians
  • Dentists
  • Nurses
  • Pharmacists
  • Dietitians
  • Engineers
  • Environmental Health Officers
  • Mental Health Specialists, including Clinical Psychologists and Clinical Social Workers
  • Health Services Officers
  • Scientists & Health Research Professionals
  • Therapists (includes Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Speech-Language Pathology, and Audiology)
  • Veterinarians
  • Students

 

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