Outdoor Recreation Planner

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Nov 14, 2018
Closes
Nov 22, 2018
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
TRAVEL REQUIRED:

Occasional travel - .


RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
Relocation expenses reimbursed No


KEY REQUIREMENTS:
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  • Must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • Must meet specialized experience.
  • Must provide most recent SF-50 containing grade/step information.
  • Successfully complete a background investigation.
  • Some travel may be required.
  • Your resume must clearly document how you meet the specialized experience in order to meet the minimum qualification requirements for this vacancy. You must meet time-in-grade requirements within 30 days of the closing date of this announcement. All required documents must be received by the closing of this announcement. For this vacancy you must submit a copy of your most recent SF-50 showing your current grade level. If you do not submit a required document, (e.g. most recent SF-50, transcripts, etc.) your application will be considered incomplete and you will not receive further consideration. FERC employees must submit all the required documentation to include the SF-50 and transcripts (if appropriate).

    This position is included in the bargaining unit.

    More than one selection may be made from this announcement, and the office for that selection may vary.
    Please note - only your resume and cover letter will be forwarded to the selecting official.

    Candidates must meet the individual occupational requirement for Outdoor Recreation Planner;  additionally, candidates must have one full year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the  GS-9 level or have completed requirements for a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree or 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree.  Specialized Experience is defined as: Experience in addressing moderately complex recreation and land use issues.

    OPM Education Requirement: To be considered, candidates must meet the individual occupational requirement for an Outdoor Recreation Planner.  Please see the individual occupational requirement for required education/experience at:

    https://www.ferc.gov/careers/qualifications/0023.asp

    Educational requirements must be met by 12/31/18.  IF CANDIDATES MEET THE INDIVIDUAL OCCUPATIONAL REQUIREMENT FOR EDUCATION BASED ON UNDERGRADUATE AND GRADUATE EDUCATION, CANDIDATES MUST PROVIDE TRANSCRIPTS IN ORDER FOR COURSEWORK TO BE VERIFIED; FAILURE TO INCLUDE TRANSCRIPTS WILL RESULT IN CANDIDATES NOT BEING CONSIDERED; TRANSCRIPTS MUST BE SUBMITTED AT TIME OF APPLICATION; IF QUALIFYING FOR THE GS-11 BASED ON PHD or 3 YEARS GRAD EDUCATION LEADING TO A PHD, TRANSCRIPTS MUST BE SUBMITTED AT TIME OF APPLICATION AND ALL REQUIREMENTS FOR PhD MUST BE COMPLETED BY 12/31/18 - FINAL TRANSCRIPTS WILL BE REQUIRED WITH CONFERRED BY DATE OF 12/31/18 BEFORE APPOINTMENT(EFFECTIVE DATE OF HIRE).

    If you are ready to begin your new career or are looking for a place to make an impact, what better place than the top ranked agency in the federal government? We are looking for the best and brightest to join our team of dedicated professionals here at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), where we are ranked number one in the Best Places to Work in the federal government rankings. 

    Our employees gain valuable work experience that provides them with the career boost that they are seeking. We need people like you to help us move the industry forward and continue to shape the future of energy policy.

    Join us and help make a difference!

    FERC is ranked number 1 among mid-size agencies in the Partnership for Public Service’s Best Places to Work in the Federal Government rankings.  FERC has consistently ranked number 1 in Work/Life Balance, as well. As a leader in Work/Life Balance FERC is proud to offer telework flexibilities in accordance with agency policy. Telework is not guaranteed and is offered on a case-by-case basis. FERC does not currently have any 100 percent telework positions.

    You must submit all required information by the closing date. If materials are not received, your resume will be evaluated solely on the information available and you may not receive full consideration or may not be considered eligible. The materials you send with your resume will not be returned. If you are selected at a grade lower than the highest shown in this listing, you will be placed under a career development plan and can be non-competitively promoted when you successfully complete the requirements for the higher grade. Relocation expenses will not be paid.

    It is the policy of the Government not to deny employment simply because an individual has been unemployed or has had financial difficulties that have arisen through no fault of the individual. Information about an individual’s employment experience will be used only to determine the person’s qualifications and to assess his or her relative level of knowledge, skills, and abilities. Although an individual’s personal conduct may be relevant in any employment decision, including conduct during periods of unemployment or evidence of dishonesty in handling financial matters, financial difficulty that has arisen through no fault of the individual will generally not itself be the basis of an unfavorable suitability or fitness determination. Please use the following link for additional information: Mythbusters of Federal Hiring Policies.

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    You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

    We will review your resume to ensure you meet the basic qualification requirements. Your resume must address the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed in the Qualifications Section. Your resume should clearly show possession of these competencies. The ideal candidate will possess the following: 

    1.  Demonstrated knowledge of moderately complex recreation and land use issues.

    2.  Demonstrated ability to prepare and present clear, concise and well-organized environmental documents, both orally and in writing.

    3.  Demonstrated skill in analyzing moderately complex recreation and land use issues.


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    Drug test required No


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