Support Services Specialist (Project Manager)

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington, D.C
Posted
Jul 29, 2021
Closes
Aug 03, 2021
Hours
Full Time
Duties

Summary

WHAT IS THE Facilities Management and Security Services DIVISION? FACILITIES MANAGEMENT & SECURITY SERVICES (FMSS) DIVISION customers are IRS employees. FMSS identifies and delivers value-added, cost efficient, shared service solutions, that facilitate the success of the IRS mission.

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Responsibilities

WHAT DOES A SUPPORT SERVICES SPECIALIST (PROJECT MANAGER) DO? As a Support Services Project Manager you will provide technical advice, consultation, and assistance to management on a wide range of project and programs. In this role, you will have broad responsibility and authority for accomplishing the implementation of major real estate projects. You will work with many of the business divisions to ensure they have the real estate and space necessary to meet their needs, managing projects involving major contracts, and budgets in the millions at times.

As a Support Services Specialist (Project Manager) you will:
  • Consult to define the full range of implementation aspects and monitoring progress.
  • Conduct technical reviews to ascertain compliance with all statutory, regulatory, and customer requirements.
  • Utilize project management skills addressing areas with project requirement issues.
  • Initiate briefings and prepare comprehensive reports to fully appraise project plans.
  • Negotiate to obtain needed resources and support.
  • Direct the development and accomplishment of employee training.
  • Articulate authoritative information and policy; facilitating the resolution of controversial/sensitive issues through creative methods and techniques.
  • Ensure that projects meet regulations and policies relative to real estate management.

WHERE CAN I FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OTHER IRS CAREERS? If you want to find out more about IRS careers, visit us on the web at www.jobs.irs.gov/

Travel Required

Occasional travel - 1-5 nights per month

Supervisory status
No

Promotion Potential
13

Requirements

Conditions of Employment

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  • Must be a U.S. Citizen or National
  • IRS Employees with Career or Career Conditional Appointments


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Qualifications

You must meet the following requirements by the closing date of this announcement.

GS-13 LEVEL: You must have 1 year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-12 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position includes: demonstrating knowledge of the methods and procedures for providing or performing a variety of functions and services applicable to the position to be filled; ability to plan, organize and control work involving diverse activities; ability to gain cooperation and coordinate the work of others; and skill in oral and written communications. Specifically, your experience must be sufficient to demonstrate your ability to develop and implement real estate projects; ability to facilitate the resolution of controversial/sensitive issues through creative methods and techniques; ability to establish a system to control and report project status and conduct in-depth analysis of project data.
Your experience must be sufficient to identify problem trends, deal tactfully and persuasively with others in resolving issues, providing on the job instructions, and developing approaches to resolving problems pertaining to resource, space, funding, and/or project requirement. At this level your experience must be sufficient to demonstrate analytical and evaluative methods and techniques sufficient to discuss/negotiate and direct the development and accomplishment of employee training and ensure projects meet regulations and policies relative to real estate management.

-The experience may have been gained in the public sector, private sector or Volunteer Service . One year of experience refers to full-time work; part-time work is considered on a prorated basis. -To ensure full credit for your work experience, please indicate dates of employment by month/year, and indicate number of hours worked per week, on your resume.

In addition to the above requirements, you must meet the following, if applicable:

You must have been at the GS-12 level for 52 weeks (time-in-grade requirement).

Education

Additional information

1 Position Located in Facilities Management and Security Services, Office of the Chief of Staff, in the following location:

1111 Constitution Ave, NW, Washington, DC

POSITION DESCRIPTION: 96295
A PM/C SharePoint site is available for IRS Employees at: https://organization.ds.irsnet.gov/sites/HCOETS/PMC/SPDLibrary/SitePages/Home.aspx

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
  • We may select from this announcement or any other source to fill one or more vacancies.
  • This is a bargaining unit position.
  • Alternative work schedule, staggered work hours or telework may be available.
  • Tour of Duty: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Must meet IRS telework eligibility requirements
  • Obtain and use a Government-issued charge card for Business-related travel.


How You Will Be Evaluated

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

Your application includes your resume, responses to the online questions, and required supporting documents. Please be sure that your resume includes detailed information to support your qualifications for this position; failure to provide sufficient evidence in your resume may result in a "not qualified" determination.

Rating: Your application will be evaluated on the CJEs of the position to be filled per the National Agreement Article 13. Your application will also be rated and ranked among others, based on your responses to the online questions, regarding your experience, education, training, performance appraisals and awards relevant to the duties of this position. IRS employees may obtain most recent awards listing at https://persinfo.web.irs.gov/
Your rating may be lowered, if your responses to the online questions are not supported by the education and/or experience described in your application.

Referral:
If you are among the top qualified candidates, your application may be referred to a selecting official for consideration. You may be required to participate in a selection interview. We will not reimburse costs related to the interview such as travel to and from the interview site.

If you are a displaced or surplus Treasury employee eligible for the Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) , you must receive a score of 80 or better to be rated as well qualified to receive special selection priority.

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Background checks and security clearance

Security clearance
Not Required

Drug test required
No

Required Documents

A complete application includes 1. A resume, 2. Vacancy question responses, and 3. Submission of any required documents. Please note that if you do not provide all required information, as specified in this announcement, you will not be considered for this position (or may not receive the special consideration for which you may be eligible).

All applicants
are required to submit a resume either by creating one in USAJOBS or uploading one of their own choosing. ( Cover Letters are optional
To receive full credit for relevant experience, please list the month/year and number of hours worked for experience listed on your resume. We suggest that you preview the online questions, as you may need to customize your resume to ensure that it supports your responses to these questions. Please view Resume Tips
Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) DOCUMENTATION
If you are a displaced or surplus Treasury employee, click CTAP for eligibility and a detailed list of required documents. IRS CTAP eligibles can apply for jobs within and outside the commuting area.

IRS Reassignment Preference Program (RPP):
You must meet the requirements in your RPP notice. Submit a copy of your RPP Notice along with a copy of your most recent annual performance appraisal. Your performance appraisal must have a fully successful or higher overall rating.

PERFORMANCE APPRAISAL/AWARDS: Submit a copy of your most recent completed performance appraisal.

IRS employees:
If a revalidated appraisal is used for merit promotion, the supervisor must prepare a narrative for each critical job element that does not have a narrative describing the performance in the appraisal period covered by the rating. Note: If you are a manager or management official, your most recent annual performance appraisal must be used for the overall rating identified.

Non-IRS employees
are to submit documentation to support any performance related awards received within the past 3 years (i.e., a copy of award SF-50 or documentation that includes company/institution name, date, monetary amount (if any) and reason for award.

EMPLOYMENT DOCUMENTATION:
For non-IRS employees submit a copy of your SF-50, Notification of Personnel Action, which shows your current (or most recent) grade and competitive service status. (The "position occupied" block on the SF-50 should show a "1" and your "tenure" block should show a "1" or "2".)

EDUCATION DOCUMENTATION:
If you are qualifying for this position by substituting education or training for experience, submit a copy of your transcripts or equivalent. If the position has specific education requirements and you are currently (or have previously been) in the Federal job series to be filled, there is no need to submit a transcript or equivalent at this time. Non-IRS employees may substitute an SF-50 showing you held the series. An official transcript will be required if you are selected. A college or university degree generally must be from an accredited (or pre-accredited) college or university recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. For a list of schools which meet these criteria, please refer to Department of Education Accreditation page. If you are qualifying based on foreign education, you must submit proof of creditability of education as evaluated by a credentialing agency. Refer to the OPM instructions.

If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:

Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education .

Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.

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