Geographer Gis Job in YOKOSUKA, JAPAN

Vacancy No. ST-10148205-18-KCC Department Naval Facilities Engineering Command
Salary $63,600.00 to $82,680.00 Grade 12 to 12
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 3/12/2018 Close Date 3/19/2018
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Status Candidates

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


  • Open & closing dates

    Opening and closing dates 03/12/2018 to 03/19/2018

  • Salary

    $63,600 to $82,680 per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 12

  • Work schedule


  • Appointment type



1 vacancy in the following location:

Relocation expenses reimbursed

Yes Relocation expenses (i.e. PCS) for candidates outside of the commuting area are authorized in accordance with applicable travel regulations and Department of Navy Policy. Relocation incentives as described in 5 USC 5753 may be authorized in accordance with applicable command policy.

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  • Duties



    You will serve as a Geographer (GIS) in the Public Works Business Line PW6 Utilities Management Product Line of NAVAL FAC ENGINEERING CMD FAR EAST.

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    Priority consideration will be given to military spouse preference and family member preference eligible residing in the commute area of the duty location for this position. Commute area is defined as the geographic area surrounding the duty location in which people can reasonably be expected to travel back and forth daily.

    Military Spouses and Family Members may apply 30 days before their anticipated arrival date. However, they will not receive preference until arrival at the foreign location. Additional documentation may be required prior to granting preference.

    Military spouses and family members who are appointed may not extend longer than 2 months following the transfer of the sponsor from the commuting area of the foreign duty station; 2 months beyond the separation of the appointee's sponsor; or any time beyond the time employee ceases to be a family member.

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    • Provide Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Computer Aided Facilities Management products and services in accordance with the currently funded Common Output Level for all or a portion of the bases in the FAR EAST.
    • Review and analyze issues and problems for all or assigned installations, and organization components to ensure extensive and complete merging of functional concerns in projects affecting the accomplishment of projects.
    • Responsible for maintaining and creating utilities GIS data in the SDE and/or Personal/File Geo Databases for all or assigned installations and other organization components.
    • Quality Assurance/Quality Control of versioned GIS data prior to posting and reconciling the GIS data to the SDE Default GeoDatabase for accuracy and currency for all or assigned installations.
    • Responsible for maintaining and creating utilities ArcGIS maps, GeoReadiness Explorer, maps, Regional Base Maps, and other GRC maps assigned installations and other organization components.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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