Writer-Editor (Speech Writer)

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jun 12, 2017
Closes
Jun 27, 2017
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

About the Agency

If you want to do interesting and challenging work and to make a contribution to national defense, the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) is a great place for you. DISA provides secure and reliable communications and computing support that enable the President and our military forces to communicate globally through voice, video, and data transmission. DISA is a leader within the Federal Government in implementing "people programs" and offers a broad range of quality-of-life and training programs. Go to www.disa.mil for more information.


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • Occasional Travel
  • 1 to 5 nights a month

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
  • No

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
  • U.S. Citizenship or National
  • One year of specialized experience equivalent in level of difficulty and responsibility to that of the next lower grade (GS-12 ) within the federal service, which demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position, is required.

    Specialized experience is defined as regularly writing and editing written material for speeches and public releases for senior executives.

    Volunteer Experience: 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 to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.

    Education is not substitutable for specialized experience for this grade level.

    Background or Security Investigation: The individual selected will be subject to an investigation in conjunction with granting of a security clearance prior to appointment. Selectee must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance. For more information about receiving and maintaining a security clearance, please click here.

    Secret