U.S. Department of State company profile

Foreign Service Regional Medical Laboratory Scientist

Job Location

Many vacancies worldwide, Washington, D.C. - Washington, DC, United States

Job Description

Open Period: 04/10/2019 to 04/30/2019
Salary: $51,721 - $67,484

Summary

The U.S. Department of State is developing a rank-order list of eligible hires for a limited number of Foreign Service Regional Medical Laboratory Scientist (RMLS) vacancies based on the needs of the Department.

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Responsibilities
The Bureau of Medical Services (MED) in the Department of State maintains and promotes the health and well-being of America’s diplomatic community who represent a wide range of United States government agencies abroad. The Department assigns Foreign Service Regional Medical Laboratory Scientists (RMLS), Medical Officers (RMOs), Medical Officers/Psychiatrists (RMO/Ps), and Medical Providers (MPs) to selected posts overseas. Many of these posts have significant health risks and local medical care that is inadequate by U.S. standards.

The Foreign Service Regional Medical Laboratory Scientist (RMLS) performs a wide variety of tests and procedures in Parasitology, Microbiology, Chemistry, Immunology, Hematology, Blood Banking and Urinalysis. Duties also include training Medical Technologists, visiting local laboratories and addressing food safety, environmental issues, and water quality issues. The RMLS travels up to 75% of the time to provide services at regional posts.

Job Requirements

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How To Apply

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Contact Information

Contact Department of State HR/REE/REC
U.S. Department of State
Email careers@state.gov
Website http://careers.state.gov/engage/events

Posted

December 5, 2018

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