Supervisory AST, Experimental Facility Development

Washington D.C.
Jun 07, 2017
Jun 23, 2017
Full Time

About the Agency

The Management Operations Directorate, Facilities Management Division, Engineering Branch (Code 224) is seeking an Assistant Branch Head to provide management oversight support for the preliminary planning, engineering, design, plant engineering, and construction services for facilities design and construction projects for the Center.


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As identical vacancies are identified, additional selections may be made.

This vacancy announcement is being re-advertised to expand the area of consideration. Applicants who applied under GS17C0118 must reapply to be considered.

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  • A one year supervisory probationary period may be required.
  • Applicants must possess at least a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent.
  • Selectee must complete a financial disclosure statement.
  • Occasional travel may be required.
  • Position subject to pre-employment background investigation
  • In addition to the Basic Education Requirement, you must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade GS-13, which has equipped you with the particular competencies needed to successfully perform the duties of the position described above.

    Specialized experience is defined as providing management support for the design and construction of facilities, grounds, and utility systems Experience such as; oversight of personnel at a minimum of the project management level, coordinating schedules, analyzing current approaches, future requirements, ongoing design and construction, and state-of-the-art trends.

    To receive consideration, your resume MUST contain your complete degree information (i.e., type of degree-received, year degree received, and major area of study). If you have received a degree in Computer
    Science, you MUST list all courses you have taken which meet the education requirements as stated in the qualification requirements section as well as the semester hours awarded. You MUST include the descriptive title, course code, and number of semester/quarter hours. (i.e., CMSC-435-Software Engineering, 3 Semester hours) If this information is not provided, your education may not be appropriately evaluated and you may lose consideration for this position. Please note that degrees in engineering technology are not considered to be qualifying for this position. If you are selected for this position, you will have to provide an official copy of your transcripts prior to entering on duty.

    Basic Education Requirement: A bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with major study
    in Aeronautical Engineering, Aeronautics, Aerospace Engineering, Architecture, Astronautical Engineering,
    Astronautics, Astronomy, Astrophysics, Biomedical Engineering, Ceramic Engineering, Ceramics, Chemical
    Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science*, Earth and Planetary
    Science, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Geology, Geophysics, Industrial Engineering,
    Materials Engineering, Materials Science, Mathematics (Pure or Applied), Applied Mechanics, Engineering
    Mechanics, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Metallurgy, Meteorology, Nuclear
    Engineering, Nuclear Engineering Physics, Oceanography, Optical Engineering, Physics, Applied Physics,
    Engineering Physics, Space Science, Structural Engineering, Welding Engineering or other appropriate
    physical science or engineering field. Degrees in engineering technology are not considered to be qualifying
    for this position. *Note: Curriculum must include 30 semester hours of course work in a combination of
    mathematics, statistics and computer science. Of the 30 semester hours, 15 must be in any combination of
    statistics and mathematics which includes differential and integral calculus.

    Under Executive Order 11935, only United States citizens and nationals (residents of American Samoa and Swains Island) may compete for civil service jobs.

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