Staffing and Classification Specialist

Beltsville, Prince Georges, Maryland
Jul 08, 2014
Oct 07, 2014
Human Resources
Full Time

STG International is seeking qualified candidates for a Staffing and Classification Specialist to work full-time supporting the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) at the Department of Agriculture (USDA) in Beltsville, MD.

*Position is Metro accessible, with Shuttle service to and from building.

  • Identify sources of job applicants and candidates, determines appropriate staffing methods to identify job candidates.

  • Prepares vacancy announcements. 

  • Process SF-52s for various personnel actions in accordance with appropriate regulations.

  • Develop job analysis and crediting plans for a variety of positions. 

  • Rank order applicants by analysis of appropriate experience, training and quality or selective factors. 

  • Utilizes appropriate staffing plan or accepted service procedures. 

  • Prepares selection lists. 

  • Ensures selections are made in accordance with applicable regulations and requirements. 

  • Commits the human resources office on personnel actions. 

  • Keeps managers informed as to communications made and progress on individual cases. 

  • Provide supervisors and managers with information necessary for the preparation of position descriptions, determine appropriate classification of positions.  Conduct desk audits as required. 

  • Provide authoritative advice and counsel to program officials to assist in developing organizational structures as well as ensuring that the proposed grade structure conforms to position classification and sound position management principles.

  • Assure that classification actions are taken within legal and procedural guidelines, providing assistance to other personnel specialists, managers and supervisors on various classification matters.

  • Federal Human Resources staffing and processing experience required.

  • Expertise equivalent up to the GS-13 grade level.

  • Planning and executing actions with minimal supervision to ensure vacancies are filled as expeditiously as possible.

  • Experience with Federal Staffing and position Classification with US Department of Agriculture, and or other Federal agencies.

    Experience with USA Staffing software.


    STGi offers a competitive benefits package which includes Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k with company match and a generous PTO policy.