Accountant Job

Vacancy No. DE-10638005-20-AHM Department U.S. Navy - Agency Wide
Salary $33,949.00 to $166,500.00 Grade 5 to 15
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 11/2/2019 Close Date 10/30/2020
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public
Locations:
ELMENDORF AFB, AKPHOENIX, AZSCOTTSDALE, AZTUCSON, AZ
YUMA, AZYUMA, AZYUMA COUNTYBARSTOW, CA
CAMP PENDLETON, CARIDGECREST, CACORONA, CACORONADO, CA
EDWARDS, CAEDWARDS AFBEL CENTRO, CAFALLBROOK, CA
LEMOORE, CALEMOORE, CALEMOORE, CAMIRAMAR
MONTEREY, CAMONTEREY, CAMONTEREY COUNTYSAN DIEGO, CA
SAN DIEGO, CAPOINT MUGUPORT HUENEME, CARIDGECREST, CA
SAN DIEGO, CASAN DIEGO, CASEAL BEACH, CACOYOTE, CA
TWENTYNINE PALMS, CAAIR FORCE ACADEMYAURORA, COAURORA, CO
COLORADO SPRINGS, COEL PASO COUNTYCOLORADO SPRINGS, COGROTON, CT
GROTON, CTNEW LONDON, CTNEW LONDON, CTWASHINGTON, DC
WASHINGTON, DCDOVER AFB, DECAPE CANAVERAL, FLCAPE CANAVERAL, FL
EGLIN AFB, FLFORT LAUDERDALE, FLJACKSONVILLE, FLJACKSONVILLE, FL
KEY WEST, FLJACKSONVILLE, FLMIAMI, FLMILTON, FL
ORANGE PARK, FLORLANDO, FLORLANDO NAVAL WARFARE CENTERPANAMA CITY, FL
PANAMA CITY, FLNVL SURFACE WARFARE CTRGONZALEZ, FLTAMPA, FL
WEST PALM BEACH, FLALBANY, GAALBANY, GAATLANTA, GA
ATLANTA, GABRUNSWICK, GAKINGS BAY, GAKINGS BAY, GA
AGANA HEIGHTS, GUAGAT, GUANDERSEN AIR BASEDEDEDO, GU
SANTA RITA, GUSMITH MARINE CORP BASEHICKAM AFB, HIHONOLULU, HI
HONOLULU, HIKANEOHE, HIKEKAHA, HIPEARL CITY, HI
PEARL HARBOR, HIPEARL HARBOR, HIEMMET COUNTYBAYVIEW, ID
GREAT LAKES, ILGREAT LAKES, ILNVL TRAINING CTRCRANE, IN
INDIANAPOLIS, INLOUISVILLE, KYBARKSDALE AFB, LAMORGAN CITY, LA
NEW ORLEANS, LABOSTON, MAPITTSFIELD, MAABERDEEN, MD
ABERDEEN, MDANNAPOLIS, MDANNAPOLIS JUNCTION, MDANNAPOLIS JUNCTION, MD
BETHESDA, MDFREDERICK, MDFORT GEORGE G MEADE, MDFORT MEADE
INDIAN HEAD, MDPATUXENT RIVER, MDSAINT INIGOES, MDSILVER SPRING, MD
BATH, MEKITTERY, MEKITTERY POINT, MEWARREN, MI
KANSAS CITY, MOKANSAS CITY, MOKANSAS CITY, MOHANCOCK COUNTY
PASCAGOULA, MSSTENNIS SPACE CENTER, MSCAMP LEJEUNE, NCCHERRY POINT, NC
FAYETTEVILLE, NCFORT BRAGG, NCJACKSONVILLE, NCOMAHA, NE
PORTSMOUTH, NHCOLTS NECK, NJLAKEHURST, NJMOORESTOWN, NJ
PICATINNY ARSENAL, NJWHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, NMWHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, NMWHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, NM
WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, NMWHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, NMFALLON, NVHAWTHORNE, NV
SARATOGA SPRINGS, NYCLEVELAND, OHDAYTON, OHDAYTON, OH
MCALESTER, OKOKLAHOMA CITY, OKMECHANICSBURG, PAMECHANICSBURG, PA
PHILADELPHIA, PAPHILADELPHIA, PAPHILADELPHIA, PANEWPORT, RI
NEWPORT, RIBEAUFORT, SCBEAUFORT, SCCHARLESTON, SC
CHARLESTON AFB, SCCHARLESTON, SCBEAUFORT, SCMEMPHIS, TN
CORPUS CHRISTI, TXCORPUS CHRISTI, TXSAN ANTONIO, TXFORT WORTH, TX
SAN ANTONIO, TXSAN ANTONIO, TXHILL AFB, UTALEXANDRIA, VA
ALEXANDRIA, VAARLINGTON, VAARLINGTON, VACHANTILLY, VA
DAHLGREN, VAVIRGINIA BEACH, VAFALLS CHURCH, VAFALLS CHURCH, VA
LITTLE CREEKNEWPORT NEWS, VANEWPORT NEWS, VANORFOLK, VA
NORFOLK, VAARLINGTON, VAPORTSMOUTH, VAPORTSMOUTH, VA
QUANTICO, VAQUANTICO, VAARLINGTON, VASTAFFORD, VA
STAFFORD, VASUFFOLK, VASUFFOLK, VAVIRGINIA BEACH, VA
VIRGINIA BEACH, VAWALLOPS ISLAND, VAYORKTOWN, VABREMERTON, WA
BREMERTON, WAEVERETT, WAKEYPORT, WAWHIDBEY IS
SILVERDALE, WATACOMA, WAMARINETTE, WIMARINETTE, WI
YUMA, AZYUMA, AZYUMA COUNTYBARSTOW, CA
CAMP PENDLETON, CARIDGECREST, CACORONA, CACORONADO, CA
EDWARDS, CAEDWARDS AFBEL CENTRO, CAFALLBROOK, CA
LEMOORE, CALEMOORE, CALEMOORE, CAMIRAMAR
MONTEREY, CAMONTEREY, CAMONTEREY COUNTYSAN DIEGO, CA
SAN DIEGO, CAPOINT MUGUPORT HUENEME, CARIDGECREST, CA
SAN DIEGO, CASAN DIEGO, CASEAL BEACH, CACOYOTE, CA
TWENTYNINE PALMS, CAAIR FORCE ACADEMYAURORA, COAURORA, CO
COLORADO SPRINGS, COEL PASO COUNTYCOLORADO SPRINGS, COGROTON, CT
GROTON, CTNEW LONDON, CTNEW LONDON, CTWASHINGTON, DC
WASHINGTON, DCDOVER AFB, DECAPE CANAVERAL, FLCAPE CANAVERAL, FL
EGLIN AFB, FLFORT LAUDERDALE, FLJACKSONVILLE, FLJACKSONVILLE, FL
KEY WEST, FLJACKSONVILLE, FLMIAMI, FLMILTON, FL
ORANGE PARK, FLORLANDO, FLORLANDO NAVAL WARFARE CENTERPANAMA CITY, FL
PANAMA CITY, FLNVL SURFACE WARFARE CTRGONZALEZ, FLTAMPA, FL
WEST PALM BEACH, FLALBANY, GAALBANY, GAATLANTA, GA
ATLANTA, GABRUNSWICK, GAKINGS BAY, GAKINGS BAY, GA
AGANA HEIGHTS, GUAGAT, GUANDERSEN AIR BASEDEDEDO, GU
SANTA RITA, GUSMITH MARINE CORP BASEHICKAM AFB, HIHONOLULU, HI
HONOLULU, HIKANEOHE, HIKEKAHA, HIPEARL CITY, HI
PEARL HARBOR, HIPEARL HARBOR, HIEMMET COUNTYBAYVIEW, ID
GREAT LAKES, ILGREAT LAKES, ILNVL TRAINING CTRCRANE, IN
INDIANAPOLIS, INLOUISVILLE, KYBARKSDALE AFB, LAMORGAN CITY, LA
NEW ORLEANS, LABOSTON, MAPITTSFIELD, MAABERDEEN, MD
ABERDEEN, MDANNAPOLIS, MDANNAPOLIS JUNCTION, MDANNAPOLIS JUNCTION, MD
BETHESDA, MDFREDERICK, MDFORT GEORGE G MEADE, MDFORT MEADE
INDIAN HEAD, MDPATUXENT RIVER, MDSAINT INIGOES, MDSILVER SPRING, MD
BATH, MEKITTERY, MEKITTERY POINT, MEWARREN, MI
KANSAS CITY, MOKANSAS CITY, MOKANSAS CITY, MOHANCOCK COUNTY
PASCAGOULA, MSSTENNIS SPACE CENTER, MSCAMP LEJEUNE, NCCHERRY POINT, NC
FAYETTEVILLE, NCFORT BRAGG, NCJACKSONVILLE, NCOMAHA, NE
PORTSMOUTH, NHCOLTS NECK, NJLAKEHURST, NJMOORESTOWN, NJ
PICATINNY ARSENAL, NJWHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, NMWHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, NMWHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, NM
WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, NMWHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, NMFALLON, NVHAWTHORNE, NV
SARATOGA SPRINGS, NYCLEVELAND, OHDAYTON, OHDAYTON, OH
MCALESTER, OKOKLAHOMA CITY, OKMECHANICSBURG, PAMECHANICSBURG, PA
PHILADELPHIA, PAPHILADELPHIA, PAPHILADELPHIA, PANEWPORT, RI
NEWPORT, RIBEAUFORT, SCBEAUFORT, SCCHARLESTON, SC
CHARLESTON AFB, SCCHARLESTON, SCBEAUFORT, SCMEMPHIS, TN
CORPUS CHRISTI, TXCORPUS CHRISTI, TXSAN ANTONIO, TXFORT WORTH, TX
SAN ANTONIO, TXSAN ANTONIO, TXHILL AFB, UTALEXANDRIA, VA
ALEXANDRIA, VAARLINGTON, VAARLINGTON, VACHANTILLY, VA
DAHLGREN, VAVIRGINIA BEACH, VAFALLS CHURCH, VAFALLS CHURCH, VA
LITTLE CREEKNEWPORT NEWS, VANEWPORT NEWS, VANORFOLK, VA
NORFOLK, VAARLINGTON, VAPORTSMOUTH, VAPORTSMOUTH, VA
QUANTICO, VAQUANTICO, VAARLINGTON, VASTAFFORD, VA
STAFFORD, VASUFFOLK, VASUFFOLK, VAVIRGINIA BEACH, VA
VIRGINIA BEACH, VAWALLOPS ISLAND, VAYORKTOWN, VABREMERTON, WA
BREMERTON, WAEVERETT, WAKEYPORT, WAWHIDBEY IS
SILVERDALE, WATACOMA, WAMARINETTE, WIMARINETTE, WI


Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)
Overview
  • Open & closing dates

    Opening and closing dates 11/02/2019 to 10/30/2020

  • Service

    Competitive

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 5 - 15

  • Salary

    $33,949 to $166,500 per year

    Pay will vary by geographic location

  • Appointment type

    Multiple Appointment Types

  • Work schedule

    Multiple Schedules

Locations

Few vacancies in the following locations:

Relocation expenses reimbursed

Yes Relocation Authorized text box: Relocation expenses (i.e. PCS) or relocation incentives as described in 5 USC 5753 may be authorized in accordance with applicable travel regulations.

Telework eligible

Yes as determined by agency policy

This job is open to
  • The public

    U.S. citizens, nationals or those who owe allegiance to the U.S.

Clarification from the agency

U.S. Citizens

Announcement number

DE-10638005-20-AHM

Control number

550467600

  • Duties
    Duties Summary

    You will serve as a Accountant in the DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY.

    THIS IS AN EXPEDITED HIRING AUTHORITY ANNOUNCEMENT. The Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) FY 2009 provides that the Secretary of Defense can designate acquisition positions as shortage positions and recruit and appoint highly qualified persons to these positions.

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    Responsibilities
    • Duties and responsibilities vary and increase according to grade level.
    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

  • Job family (Series)

    0510 Accounting

  • Requirements
    Requirements Conditions Of Employment
    • Must be a US Citizen.
    • Must be determined suitable for federal employment.
    • Must participate in the direct deposit pay program.
    • New employees to the Department of the Navy will be required to successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit www.dhs.gov/E-Verify/.
    • Within the Department of Defense (DoD), the appointment of retired military members within 180 days immediately following retirement date to a civilian position is subject to the provisions of 5 United States Code 3326.
    • You may be required to successfully complete a pre-appointment physical examination.
    • You may be required to obtain and maintain an interim and/or final security clearance prior to entrance on duty. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal.
    • This position is covered under the Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) and requires additional education, training and experience. Positions may be in any DAWIA Career Field at Level I, II, or III.
    • This position may be designated Critical Acquisition Position (CAP). You must be a member of the Acquisition Corps, become a member, or obtain a waiver at the time of selection and sign a three-year tenure agreement prior to assuming the position.
    • Successful completion of a pre-employment drug test (including marijuana) is required. A tentative offer of employment will be rescinded if you fail to report to the drug test appointment or pass the test. You may be subject to random testing.
    • You may be required to complete ethics orientation within three months of appointment and submit a Confidential Financial Disclosure Report, OGE-450, within 30 days of appointment.
    • Supervisors in the executive branch have a heightened personal responsibility for advancing government ethics. Those selected for a supervisory position will be required to review the 14 General Principles of Ethical Conduct at 5 CFR 2635.101.
    • Position selected for may or may not be under a bargaining unit.
    • Warrant authority above the small purchase threshold may be required.
    • Positions may be eligible for part time, full time or ad-hoc telework at the discretion of management.
    • You may be required to complete training, obtain, and maintain a government credit card to make official government purchases for goods and services.
    • You may be required to complete training, obtain, and maintain a government credit card for travel and travel-related purchases
    • This position may require travel from normal duty station to CONUS and OCONUS and may include remote or isolated sites. You may need to travel on military and commercial aircraft for extended periods of time.
    Qualifications
    In addition to the basic education requirements, applicants must meet the following minimum qualifications:

    FOR THE GS-05 (or equivalent pay band): Your resume must demonstrate that you have successfully completed the basic education requirement

    FOR THE GS-07 (or equivalent pay band): Your resume must demonstrate that you have at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-05 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector assisting performing accounting work, including the maintenance of accounting records, preparation, analysis and interpretation of financial statements; reviewing accounting data for accuracy to ensure the integrity of the accounting system; monitoring financial logs to identify errors or trends.

    FOR THE GS-09 (or equivalent pay band): Your resume must demonstrate that you have at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-07 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector maintaining accounting records and preparing financial reports for review; identifying problem transactions to ensure proper posting to appropriate balance sheet and income statement accounts; and identifying budget or funds management problems and assisting others in offering alternative solutions.

    FOR THE GS-11 (or equivalent pay band): Your resume must demonstrate that you have at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-09 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector applying accounting principles, theories, and techniques to perform accounting work for operational programs or systems; examining accounting data/records to ensure accuracy and investigate complaints; developing queries and reports utilizing automated accounting systems; and analyzing and advising managers on accounting and financial matters.

    FOR THE GS-12 (or equivalent pay band): Your resume must demonstrate that you have at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-11 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector adapting standard accounting principles, theories, techniques and procedures to solve problems where little to no precedent information exists; assessing internal control processes and accounting systems to solve a variety of accounting and/or auditing problems; analyzing accounting systems by adapting conventional accounting and analytical techniques to solve controversial accounting problems.

    FOR THE GS-13 (or equivalent pay band): Your resume must demonstrate that you have at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-12 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector analyzing financial reports for effective management control of financial requirements and resources; formulating a variety of business processes impacting execution of funds and related financial postings; and analyzing new and proposed legislation, system changes, and business rules to determine impact on financial systems or programs.

    FOR THE GS-14 (or equivalent pay band): Your resume must demonstrate that you have at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-13 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector providing management analysis and systems development to ensure incorporation of sound accounting principles, practices, and procedures; determining and implementing business processes and executing financial reporting and/or asset management requirements; and confirming the accuracy of financial data by analyzing financial transactions, trends, and metrics.

    FOR THE GS-15 (or equivalent pay band): Your resume must demonstrate that you have at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-14 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector providing expert advice to senior managers, program managers, and other Comptroller personnel on interpretation of accounting regulations pertinent to the financial operation; resolving unique and sensitive financial and accounting problems; reviewing, analyzing, and auditing a wide variety of accounting and/or financial systems and documentation required to prepare, validate and analyze financial statements, records, and reports; and overseeing and maintaining, the integrity of financial operations, accounts/ reports financial resources planning, programming, budgeting and accounting.

    Additional qualification information can be found from the following Office of Personnel Management website:
    https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/#url=GS-PROF

    Individual Occupational Requirements link:
    https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/0500/accounting-series-0510/
    Education

    Applicants must meet the following basic education requirements of the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Qualifications Standards Manual:

    A. Degree: accounting; or a degree in a related field such as business administration, finance, or public administration that included or was supplemented by 24 semester hours in accounting. The 24 hours may include up to 6 hours of credit in business law. (The term "accounting" means "accounting and/or auditing" in this standard. Similarly, "accountant" should be interpreted, generally, as "accountant and/or auditor.")
    -OR-
    B. Combination of education and experience: at least 4 years of experience in accounting, or an equivalent combination of accounting experience, college-level education, and training that provided professional accounting knowledge. Background must also include one of the following:
    1. Twenty-four semester hours in accounting or auditing courses of appropriate type and quality. This can include up to 6 hours of business law;
    2. A certificate as Certified Public Accountant or a Certified Internal Auditor, obtained through written examination; or
    3. Completion of the requirements for a degree that included substantial course work in accounting or auditing, e.g., 15 semester hours, but that does not fully satisfy the 24-semester-hour requirement of paragraph A, provided that (a) the applicant has successfully worked at the full-performance level in accounting, auditing, or a related field, e.g., valuation engineering or financial institution examining; (b) a panel of at least two higher level professional accountants or auditors has determined that the applicant has demonstrated a good knowledge of accounting and of related and underlying fields that equals in breadth, depth, currency, and level of advancement that which is normally associated with successful completion of the 4-year course of study described in paragraph A; and (c) except for literal nonconformance to the requirement of 24 semester hours in accounting, the applicant's education, training, and experience fully meet the specified requirements.

    Applicants may substitute education for experience in the following situations if it provided the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to do the work:

    FOR THE GS-07 (or equivalent pay band): Your resume must demonstrate that you have successfully completed one full year of graduate level education OR you have successfully completed a bachelor's degree with superior academic achievement

    FOR THE GS-09 (or equivalent pay band): Your resume must demonstrate that you have successfully completed a master's or equivalent graduate degree OR have successfully completed two full years of progressively higher graduate level education leading to a master's degree

    FOR THE GS-11 (or equivalent pay band): Your resume must demonstrate that you have have successfully completed a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree OR you have successfully completed three full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a Ph.D. or equivalent degree

    NOTE: Education and experience may be combined for all grade levels for which both education and experience are acceptable.
    Applications will be accepted from students who expect to complete qualifying education within 9 months from the date of application. If you expect to complete your education within 9 months, please respond to the questionnaire items as if you had already completed your education. We are required to verify that the education has been completed successfully before any applicant can be appointed (report to work).

    Additional information

    This position is covered by the Department of Defense Priority Placement Program.

    Additional vacancies may be filled by this announcement.

    A tentative offer of employment will be rescinded if the selectee fails to meet the pre-employment requirements, including failure to report to any of the scheduled appointments.

    If you are unable to apply online and request information about the Alternate Application process, please contact the Department of Navy's Employment Information Center.

    Federal annuitant information: The selection of an annuitant is subject to the Department of Defense and Department of the Navy policy on the employment of annuitants. Policy information may be found at: http://www.secnav.navy.mil/donhr/Documents/CivilianJobs/FedCivAnnuitants.pdf

    In addition to meeting all minimum qualification and eligibility requirements, ICTAP applicants must be well qualified for the position to receive consideration for special priority selection. A well-qualified ICTAP applicant is one who possesses the competencies and experience to perform the duties of the position successfully with orientation to learn/understand the activities, procedures, policies and processes. Demonstrated work experience in the occupation is typically qualifying for placement. This criterion cannot be met by education and training. ICTAP candidates must provide copies of all of the following documentation at the time of application: 1) agency notice; 2) most recent performance appraisal and 3) most recent SF-50 or notification of personnel action that includes position, grade level, and duty location. Applicants who do not provide this documentation will not receive consideration as an ICTAP candidate.

    For more information about ICTAP eligibility please review the following link: https://www.usajobs.gov/Help/working-in-government/unique-hiring-paths/federal-employees/ictap/

    A relocation incentive is generally a single payment made by the command to offset some of the relocation costs experienced by the selectee. A relocation incentive may be authorized.

    This public notice announcement is for anticipated vacancies to be filled under the Expedited Hiring Authority (EHA) for acquisition positions located at Department of Navy installations identified in this public notice. Positions may be filled as permanent, term, or temporary with a full-time or part-time work schedule. Pay will vary by geographic location. There may or may not be actual/projected vacancies at the time you submit your application. Please read this Public Notice in its entirety prior to submitting your application for consideration.

    There may or may not be actual vacancies filled from this register. As such, Notices of Results (NORs) may or may not be sent to applicants who apply to this announcement.

    Applicants rated ineligible on this vacancy announcement need to reapply and update their application package to be considered on future vacancies filled through this announcement.

    Applicants selected and hired on this vacancy announcement need to reapply to be considered on future vacancies filled through this announcement.

    Recruitment incentives may be authorize to eligible new hires.

    Pay retention may be granted when certain conditions are met.

    How You Will Be Evaluated

    In order to qualify for this position, your resume must provide sufficient experience and/or education, knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are being considered. Your resume is the key means we have for evaluating your skills, knowledge, and abilities as they relate to this position. Therefore, we encourage you to be clear and specific when describing your experience.

    When the application process is complete, we will review your resume to ensure you meet the hiring eligibility and qualification requirements listed in this announcement. You will be rated based on the information provided in your resume and responses to the Occupational Questionnaire.

    If selected, you may be required to provide supporting documentation.

    If after reviewing your resume and supporting documentation, a determination is made that you inflated your qualifications and/or experience, your score may be adjusted to more accurately reflect your abilities or you may be found ineligible/not qualified.

    Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your rating or consideration for employment.

    All eligibility and qualifications requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement.

    Positions may require a Financial Management Level I, II, or III certification per the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) 2012, Section 1599d. The certification level must be achieved within prescribed timelines. Certification requirements are outlined in the DoD Instruction 1300.26.

    Vacancies filled from this announcement may be filled at any grade level listed and in equivalent pay systems (e.g., NH, NJ, NK, etc.). Selectees may be appointed to a position with promotion potential (e.g. selected at the GS-5 grade with potential to the GS-11). If selected below the full performance level, incumbent may be noncompetitively promoted to the next higher grade level after meeting all regulatory requirements, and upon the recommendation of management. Promotion is neither implied nor guaranteed.

    Term appointments may be extended up to 8 years at the discretion of management and in accordance with applicable regulations. Additionally, you may be noncompetitively converted to a permanent career-conditional or career appointment under specific conditions.

    Temporary appointments may be extended up to 3 years at the discretion of management and in accordance with applicable regulations.
    Temporary actions taken under this announcement may be made permanent without further competition.
    Temporary actions taken under this announcement may be terminated at any time before the established not-to-exceed date.

    Background checks and security clearance
    Security clearance

    Other

    Drug test required

    No

  • Required Documents
    Required Documents

    You are required to provide documentation that supports the eligibility and qualification claims made in your resume and assessment questionnaire. You must submit the applicable documents listed here and those listed with the eligibilities you select in the announcement questionnaire with your application package. Applicants who do not provide supporting documentation that fully support their claims will not be referred to the hiring manager. Cover letter is optional.

    A complete resume is required. Your resume must show relevant experience, job title, duties and accomplishments. Your resume must show complete information for each job entry to support minimum qualifications. The following information should be provided in your resume, but it is acceptable to provide elsewhere in your application package: employer's name, starting and end dates (Mo/Yr), hours per week, and pay plan, series and grade level (e.g. GS-0201-09) for relevant federal experience.TIP: A good way to ensure you include all essential information is to use the Resume Builder in USAJOBS to create your resume.

    Are you claiming membership in any professional organizations, or possession of a license, certificate or credentials? Check the Conditions of Employment section above to see if any are required. If you claim membership, license, certification, or credentials, you must submit a copy of said document in your application package.

    Are you using education as a substitute for some or all of the experience requirement? Is there a basic education requirement for this position? Check the Education section above to see what is allowed and what is required. Any claims you make in your resume or assessment questionnaire regarding education or degrees MUST be supported by official or unofficial transcripts or a list of courses, grades earned, completion dates, and quarter and semester hours earned issued from your school. While unofficial transcripts are acceptable for initial application, an official transcript will ultimately be required if you are selected for the position. You may submit a copy your degree(s) if specific coursework does not have to be verified. Claims for approved "grandfather" clauses must be fully supported with documentation.

    Are you a veteran claiming 5-point veterans' preference or claiming sole survivorship preference? You must submit a copy of your latest DD-214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty (any copy that shows all dates of service, as well as character of service [Honorable, General, etc.] is acceptable) OR a VA letter that shows dates of service or service connected disability AND character of service. If you have more than one DD-214 for multiple periods of active duty service, submit a copy for each period of service. If you were issued a DD-215 to amend aforementioned information on the DD-214 you must submit that too. If you are not sure of your preference eligibility, visit the Department of Labor's website: Veterans' Preference Advisor

    Are you a disabled veteran or claiming 10-point veterans' preference?
    If you are eligible to claim 10 point veterans preference you must submit a DD-214 Certificate of Release or Discharge from Active Duty as described above for 5-point preference.

    You must also provide the applicable supporting documentation of your disability (e.g. disability letter from the VA) as described on Standard Form-15 (SF-15). http://www.opm.gov/forms/pdf_fill/SF15.pdf.

    Are you an active duty service member? Active Duty Service Members are required to submit a statement of service printed on command letterhead and signed by the command. The statement of service must provide the branch of service, rate/rank, all dates of service, the expected date of discharge and anticipated character of service (Honorable, General, etc.).

    Documents submitted as part of the application package, to include supplemental documents, may be shared beyond the Human Resources Office. Some supplemental documents contain personal information such as SSN and DOB and some documents such as military orders and marriage certificates may contain personal information for someone other than you. You may sanitize these documents to remove said personal information before you submit your application. You must provide an un-sanitized version of the documents if you are selected.

    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.

  • Benefits
    Benefits

    A career with the U.S. Government provides employees with a comprehensive benefits package. As a federal employee, you and your family will have access to a range of benefits that are designed to make your federal career very rewarding.

    http://www.secnav.navy.mil/donhr/Benefits/Pages/Default.aspx

    Eligibility for benefits depends on the type of position you hold and whether your position is full-time, part-time, or intermittent. Contact the hiring agency for more information on the specific benefits offered.

  • How to Apply
    How to Apply

    Click the Apply Online button to create an account or log in to your existing USAJOBS account.

    To apply for this position, you must provide a complete Application Package which includes:
    1. Complete resume with relevant experience, job title, duties and accomplishments. Your resume must show complete information for each job entry to support minimum qualifications. The following information should be provided in your resume, but it is acceptable to provide elsewhere in your application package: employer's name, starting and end dates (Mo/Yr), hours per week, and pay plan, series and grade level (e.g. GS-0201-09) for relevant federal experience.TIP: A good way to ensure you include all essential information is to use the Resume Builder in USAJOBS to create your resume.
    2. Complete assessment questionnaire. For a quick preview of the assessment questionnaire click here: https://apply.usastaffing.gov/ViewQuestionnaire/10638005
    3. Supporting documentation

    Failure to submit a complete application package will result in an ineligible rating and loss of consideration.

    Your complete application (resume, assessment questionnaire, and all supporting documents) must be received by 11:59 pm Eastern Standard Time (EST) on 10/30/2020. Applications received after 10/30/2020 will generally result in an ineligible rating and loss of consideration. If more than one resume is received, only the last resume received and processed will be reviewed.

    NOTE: To check the status of your application or return to a previous or incomplete application, log into your USAJOBS account: https://mydon.usajobs.gov/Account/Login select Application Status, and click on the more information link under the application status for this position. Your uploaded documents may take several hours to clear the virus scan process so please plan appropriately.

    You are encouraged to apply online. Applying online will allow you to review and track the status of your application.

    Do not email or send hard copy resumes/applications to the Contact Information or Agency Information listed in this vacancy announcement. All resumes/applications received at the addresses listed in the Contact Information or Agency Information will be destroyed and will not be considered for this vacancy announcement.

    It is the applicant's responsibility to verify that all information in their resume and documents are legible and accurate. HR will not modify answers/documents submitted by an applicant.

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    DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY
    Washington Navy Yard
    Washington, DC 20003
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    Learn more about what it's like to work at U.S. Navy - Agency Wide, what the agency does, and about the types of careers this agency offers.

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    Next steps

    When the application process is complete, your complete application (resume, assessment questionnaire, and all supporting documents) will be reviewed to determine if you meet the hiring eligibility and qualification requirements for which you requested consideration. You will be rated based on the information provided in your resume and responses to the questionnaire, along with your supporting documentation to determine your level of knowledge, skill, and ability related to the job requirements.

    Only qualified candidates may be referred to the hiring manager. Occasionally, candidates eligible for priority consideration are referred, and no other candidates are referred.

    The hiring manager may choose to conduct interviews. If you are interviewed or referred, you will be notified when a hiring decision is made.

    Referral Lists may be issued on an as needed basis as vacancies occur.

    Overseas Info. for Guam and Hawaii locations:
    To learn more about the living and working condition at an overseas military installation go to: http://www.militaryinstallations.dod.mil/pls/psgprod/f?p=MI:ENTRY:0
    For applicants located outside of the overseas commuting area, a service agreement may be negotiated in accordance with the Joint Travel Regulation and applicable Department of the Navy policies.
    Overseas tour of duty will vary depending on location.
    A Cost-of-Living-Allowance (COLA) will be added to the stated salary. COLA is subject to change at any time.
    For more info. go to: http://www.secnav.navy.mil/donhr/Documents/CivilianJobs/Overseas_Recruitment_information_NonForeign.pdf

    Eligible DoD career or career conditional employees shall be grated statutory return rights to their former position for a period of 5 years if continuously employed in a foreign or non-foreign area provided by Executive Order 10895 and DoDI 140.25, v 1230. Employees that do not exercise their return rights within five years are no longer eligible for return rights and will be treated as a local hire.

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Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

The United States Government does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy And gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

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A reasonable accommodation is any change in the workplace or the way things are customarily done that provides an equal employment opportunity to an individual with a disability. Under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) must provide reasonable accommodations:

  • An applicant with a disability needs an accommodation to have an equal opportunity to apply for a job.
  • An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to perform the essential job duties or to gain access to the workplace.
  • An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to receive equal access to benefits, such as details, training, and office-sponsored events.

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