Program Analyst, GG-0343-09/11/12, Census-DE-NW

Employer
Department Of Commerce, U.S. ...
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Oct 06, 2016
Closes
Oct 05, 2017
Function
Analyst
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

About the Agency

This vacancy is advertised under 3 different announcements. Some applicants may not be eligible to be hired under THIS announcement. Please make sure you apply to the announcement that entitles you to consideration. Read the `Who May Apply` section carefully to determine your eligibility. If you are not eligible under this announcement, please see OPM announcement MASB1802290-SLA, Program Analyst, GG-0343-07 and ADFO-2016-0298, Program Analyst, GG-0301-07/09/11/12, Census-CB-NW.

This vacancy is for multiple Program Analyst positions in the Associate Director for Field Operations located at the U.S. Census Bureau Headquarters in Suitland, Maryland.

The Census Bureau is accessible from the Metro Rail Green Line -Suitland Station.

This position is ELIGIBLE for telework; additional criteria will be required (e.g., supervisory approval).

Relocation expenses may be paid.

This is a BARGAINING unit position.

This is an open continuous announcement. The initial cut off date for referral is October 20, 2016. After this date, additional referral lists will be created as vacancies are available. This announcement covers multiple positions within the various Directorates of the U.S Census Bureau.

**Multiple selections may be made from various directorates within the Census Bureau from this announcement for a position with the same title, series, grade(s) promotion potential, general job responsibilities and duty location**


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • Occasional Travel
  • Occasional travel may be required.

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
  • You must be a U.S. citizen.
  • You must successfully complete a background investigation.
  • You may be required to complete a financial disclosure (OGE-450).
  • A one-year probationary period may be required.
  • Specialized Experience:

    GG-09: You must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-07 level. Specialized experience includes assisting in the development, design, documentation, and implementation of reports; analyzing and monitoring various projects and program activity timelines;monitoring, reporting, and communicating the progress of program operations and preparing recommendations; assessing the productivity, effectiveness, and efficiency of program operations, identifying requirements, working with software packages to develop reports and presentation materials that includes handouts, overheads, and/or participant materials; conducting studies of work procedures and functions; providing technical advice on program operations; preparing data summaries for inclusion in routine and special reports.

    OR

    EDUCATION: Master's or equivalent graduate degree or 2 full years of progressively higher-level graduate education.

    GG-11: You must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-09 level. Specialized experience includes coordinating, preparing and performing the necessary steps to complete reports; analyzing and monitoring various projects and activity timelines; assessing the productivity, effectiveness, and efficiency of program operations, identifying requirements, and providing recommendations to supervisors and management; monitoring, reporting, and communicating the progress of programs; reviewing, verifying, and analyzing data; providing technical advice on program operations; writing strategic or operational plans, conducting needs analysis, id performance measures, risks and contingency plans for programs and projects; identify problems and make recommendations; conducting studies of work procedures and functions; preparing data summaries for inclusion in routine and special reports.

    OR

    EDUCATION: Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree or 3 full years of progressively higher-level graduate education.

    GG-12: You must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-11 level. Specialized experience includes; planning, coordinating, evaluating, and interpreting the necessary steps to complete reports; analyzing and managing various projects and activity timelines; conducting studies that assess the productivity, effectiveness, and efficiency of program operations, identifying requirements, and providing recommendations to supervisors and management; reviewing, verifying, and analyzing data; providing technical advice on program operations; writing strategic or operational plans, conducting needs analysis, id performance measures, risks and contingency plans for programs and projects;writing and speaking on technical subjects; identifying difficult problems and developing solutions that do not have readily available precedents; making independent decisions affecting the daily operation of programs and adapting methods to specific work situations; conducting studies of work procedures and functions; preparing data summaries for inclusion in routine and special reports.

    Education cannot be substituted for experience at this grade level.

    Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.

    Applicants must meet all qualification requirements by the closing date of this announcement.

    Not Applicable