Supervisory Personnel Security Specialist, GS-0080-14, Census-MP-TST
Relocation expenses reimbursed No
Applicants must meet all qualification requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
A probationary period may be required.
A supervisory probationary period may be required.
This position is ELIGIBLE for telework; additional criteria will be required (e.g., supervisory approval).
This is a NON-BARGAINING unit position.
Relocation expenses may be paid.
Minimum Education Requirement:
Specialized Experience: For the GS-14, you must have one year of experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-13 in the Federal service. Experience for this position includes: Skill in performing supervisory, administrative and personnel functions relative to overseeing a fast paced portfolio of investigative services, programs and activities aligned with both the agency and the Intelligence Community’s policies, directives and regulations. Provides program management support of all functional areas in personnel security; making suitability determinations and adjudicating cases using agency specific suitability criteria; leading or managing a team responsible for providing personnel security support to a high volume operation; developing policies and procedures for personnel security within your area of responsibility. Providing briefings on security matters at a high level; and representing the agency on various interagency committees.
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.
Education cannot be substituted for experience at this grade level.
The following links provide information on various hiring authorities that may enable you to apply through merit assignment procedures, or be eligible for a non-competitive appointment.
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You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.
Your resume, optional cover letter and supporting documentation will be reviewed to determine if you meet the minimum qualifications for the position. If you meet the minimum qualifications stated in the job opportunity announcement, we will compare your resume, optional cover letter and supporting documentation to your responses on the scored occupational questionnaire (True/False, Yes/No, Multiple Choice questions). Your resume and/or optional cover letter must support your responses to the scored occupational questionnaire, or your score may be lowered. The best-qualified candidates will be identified for referral to the hiring manager and may be invited for an interview.
Due weight shall be given to performance appraisals and awards in accordance with 5 CFR § 335.103(b)(3), during the interview/selection process conducted by the hiring manager.
The scored occupational questionnaire will evaluate you on the following competencies; please do not provide a separate written response:
- Knowledge of methods for the assessment and improvement of personnel security programs to ensure the effectiveness of security policies.
- Skill to plan, organize, and provide advisory services in personnel security.
- Skill in applying suitability guidelines in order to make appropriate employment determinations.
- Ability to communicate orally and/or in writing with persons inside and outside of the organization to accomplish agency program goals.
We recommend that you preview the online questions for this announcement before you start the application process.
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