Overview

This position is located in the Directorate for Epidemiology, Division of Hazard & Injury Data Systems, Statistical Support Branch at the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The Branch is responsible for designing, implementing and operating the various data systems used by the Commission to learn about how people are injured with specific consumer products.

The selectee will work with various data sources, including the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System (NEISS). Examples of duties include:

– Use knowledge of automated data processing, programming, and statistical techniques to monitor and evaluate the quality of investigation and surveillance data.

– Develop and implement text analytics and machine learning-based tools and processes to evaluate and code investigation and surveillance data.

– Use statistical software and programming tools such as SAS and Python to develop programs for data processing, cleaning, analysis, and reporting.

– Use knowledge of programming, demographic data, and of Commission databases to provide reports for internal and external dissemination, such as product summary reports which may include coefficients of variation and population rates.

– Provide technical expertise to support complex statistical analyses of trends.

To view other duties/qualification and apply, visit https://www.usajobs.gov/job/667112600.

About US Consumer Product Safety Commission

Since 1972, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), a federally-recognized public health authority, has been charged by the Consumer Product Safety Act to protect the public from unreasonable risks of injury and death related to more than 15,000 types of consumer products. CPSC works with manufacturers to improve safety standards, issues product bans and recalls, and educates U.S. consumers about product safety and injury prevention.