Planning and Process Improvement Specialist Job in FORT LEE, VA

Vacancy No. DECA-18-10314378-MP Department Defense Commissary Agency
Salary $52,098.00 to $98,216.00 Grade 9 to 12
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 10/12/2018 Close Date 10/25/2018
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  • Open & closing dates

    Opening and closing dates 10/12/2018 to 10/25/2018

  • Service


  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 9 - 12

  • Salary

    $52,098 to $98,216 per year

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  • Work schedule



1 vacancy in the following location:

Relocation expenses reimbursed


Telework eligible

Yes as determined by agency policy

This job is open to

Clarification from the agency

This Announcement is Open to: Current, Permanent, Competitive Service DECA employees, ICTAP eligibles, eligible veterans, and Priority S PPP Matches.

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    The foundation for success of the Defense Commissary Agency mission is our people. It is DeCA's goal to have a workforce that is comprised of our nation's diverse cultures and backgrounds. DeCA operates a worldwide commissary system that provides quality grocery products to active duty military personnel and retirees, members of the Reserve and National Guard, and their families, as well as current DeCA employees. The agency employs over 15,000 people and its annual sales exceed $4 billion.

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    • This developmental position is located in the Headquarters (HQ); Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA), Change and Strategic Management Office.
    • Anticipate points of resistance, develops plans to mitigate or address the concerns, and uses communication skills to facilitate understanding and bring about acceptance.
    • Serve as a process improvement project team leader responsible for the implementation of projects throughout the Agency using Lean Six Sigma (L6S) and change management principles, methodology and tools.
    • Assist in the development and implementation of the Agency's Long Range Plan and the Strategic Plan, and their inclusion in all aspects of functional programs and operations.
    • Serve as a junior level Planning and Process Improvement Specialist.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.

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