Relocation expenses reimbursed No
Special conditions of employment:
Work may take place in confined spaces, under cramped and uncomfortable conditions and may present eye and foot hazards. Work is subject to extremes of weather conditions, such as heat, cold, rain, mud, dust, wind, and humidity. You may be exposed to serious injury when working on energized circuits or near operating machinery.
You must be able to exert heavy physical effort in doing such tasks as frequently lifting and moving objects weighing up to 75 pounds.
You may be required to work a shift that includes nights, weekends and holidays.
You may be required to work on an overtime basis with little or no prior notice.
You are required to wear the prescribed John F. Kennedy Center uniform. Personal appearance is to be in compliance with established uniform standards.
This position is identified as "emergency essential" which means you must report to work during adverse weather conditions and during emergencies.
This is a full time permanent position without time limitation.
The Kennedy Center offers a public transit subsidy to eligible employees.
You are eligible for the full range of employee benefits, for example: health and life insurance, paid sick and vacation leave, thrift savings plan, flexible spending account, federal employees retirement benefits.
You must possess and maintain a current valid state or District of Columbia driver's license.
You will be required to operate the following electric, gasoline, or diesel powered vehicle weight less than 26,000 pounds: passenger cars, pickup trucks, vans, stakebody trucks, utility trucks, bucket trucks, personnel lifts (scissor, single, stick, articulated) and pickup trucks with tag-along trailers.
You are responsible for remaining drug-free.
The tour of duty of this position is Monday through Friday, 7am to 3:30pm.
Although a specific length of time and experience is not required for most Federal Wage System positions, you must show through EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING that you possess the QUALITY level of knowledge and skills necessary to perform the duties of this position. All qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement. Qualifying experience may be obtained in the private or public sectors. Additional information on the qualification requirements is outlined in the OPM Job Qualification System for Trades and Labor Occupations System. OPM's web site at http://www.opm.gov/qualifications/x-118c/index.htm.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: To be considered minimally qualified for this position, you must demonstrate that you have the required specialized experience and/or education for the respective grade level in which you are applying:
No specific length of experience is required for this position. However, training and experience must be of sufficient scope and quality to demonstrate the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the duties of a Plumber, WG-4206-09. (Must submit your SF-50 that shows your title, series, and grade. No award SF-50 will be accepted).
IN DESCRIBING YOUR EXPERIENCE, PLEASE BE CLEAR AND SPECIFIC. WE MAY NOT MAKE ASSUMPTIONS REGARDING YOUR EXPERIENCE. If your resume does not support your questionnaire answers, we will not allow credit for your response(s).
All applicants must meet the qualifications by the closing date of the announcement.
The Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) provides eligible displaced Federal competitive service employees with selection priority over other candidates for competitive service vacancies. If your agency has notified you in writing that you are a displaced employee eligible for ICTAP consideration, you may receive selection priority if: 1) this vacancy is within your ICTAP eligibility; 2) you apply under the instructions in this announcement; and 3) you are found well-qualified for this vacancy. To be well qualified, you must satisfy all qualification requirements for the vacant position and rate equivalent to the Highly Qualified or better category using established category rating criteria. You must provide proof of eligibility with your application. Such proof may include a copy of your written notification of ICTAP eligibility or a copy of your separation personnel action form. Additional information about ICTAP eligibility is at: http://www.opm.gov/rif/employee_guides/career_transition.asp#ictap
The Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) provides eligible surplus and displaced competitive service employees in the Department of Justice with selection priority over other candidates for competitive service vacancies. If your Department of Justice component has notified you in writing that you are a surplus or displaced employee eligible for CTAP consideration, you may receive selection priority if: 1) this vacancy is within your CTAP eligibility, 2) you apply under the instructions in this announcement, and 3) you are found well-qualified for this vacancy. To be well qualified, you must satisfy all qualification requirements for the vacant position and rate equivalent to the Highly Qualified or better category using established category rating criteria. You must provide a copy of your written notification of CTAP eligibility with your application. Additional information about CTAP eligibility is at: http://www.opm.gov/rif/employee_guides/career_transition.asp#ctap
Active Duty Service Members-- You must submit a statement of discharge/certification of release or an official written document from the armed forces that certifies you are expected to be discharged or released from active duty service in the armed forces under honorable conditions no later than 120 days from the date the certification is signed. Enlisted Record Briefs and military identification do NOT qualify as official documentation.
Although veteran preference points are not assigned under category rating procedures, veteran preference eligibles are listed ahead of non-veterans within each category for which they are qualified. In addition, qualified veterans with a compensable service-connected disability of 10% or more are placed at the top of the highest quality category (i.e. Best Qualified).
Reasonable Accommodation Statement:https://www.usajobs.gov/Help/reasonable-accommodation/
Selective Service: https://www.usajobs.gov/Help
Note: Multiple selections may be made from this announcement.
If you are unable to apply online or need to fax a document you do not have in electronic form, view the following link for information regarding an https://help.usastaffing.gov/Apply/index.php?title=Alternate_Application_Information
You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.
Category rating procedures will be used to rate and rank candidates. The category assignment is a measure of the degree in which your background matches the competencies required for this position. Qualified candidates will be ranked into two (2) categories: Best Qualified, and Well Qualified.
The Category Rating Process does not add veterans' preference points or apply the "rule of three," but protects the rights of veterans by placing them ahead of non-preference eligibles within each category. Preference eligibles who meet the minimum qualification requirements and who have a compensable service-connected disability of at least 10 percent, must be listed in the highest quality category (except in the case of scientific or professional positions at the GS-9 level or higher).
Ability to apply theory, work practices, methods and procedures of the plumbing trade
Ability to use computer programs and software
Ability to maintain safe working environment
Skill in using and maintaining tools and equipment of the plumbing trade
The category assignment is a measure of the degree in which your background matches the competencies required for this position. Your qualifications will be evaluated on the following competencies (knowledge, skills, abilities and other characteristics).