Supervisory General Engineer De Job in SILVER SPRING, MD

Vacancy No. Department National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Salary $131,767.00 to $161,900.00 Grade 5 to 5
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 11/14/2017 Close Date 11/28/2017
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Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


  • Open & closing dates

    11/14/2017 to 11/28/2017

  • Salary

    $131,767 to $161,900 per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    ZP 5

  • Work schedule

    Full-Time - Full Time - Career Conditional/Career

  • Appointment type



1 vacancy in the following location:

Relocation expenses reimbursed


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  • Duties



    This position is located in the National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS), Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Facilities Management Branch (FMB) with one vacancy in Silver Spring, Maryland.

    This position will be filled under the DOC Alternative Personnel System (CAPS). This system replaced the Federal GS pay plan and structure. Under CAPS, positions are classified by career, pay plan, and pay band.

    The ZP-5 is equivalent to the GS-15.

    This position is also announced under vacancy number NESDIS-2018-0003, which is open to status candidates. You must apply to both announcements if you want to be considered for both.

    *A one year supervisory probationary period may be required.

    *Payment of relocation expenses is not authorized.

    *This position is not in the bargaining unit.


    This Job Opportunity Announcement may be used to fill other Supervisory General Engineer, ZP-0801-5 positions throughout NOAA. The position must be alike (e.g.: within the same geographic locations, same grade/band and requires the same qualifications and specialized experience as indicated in this vacancy announcement).

    The salary above reflects the 2017 pay scales. Salaries will be adjusted upon announcement of the 2018 pay tables. To see the current pay tables click here.

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    As a Supervisory General Engineer, you will perform the following duties:

    • Serve as Supervisory Facilities Branch Chief for National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS) Chief Financial Officer (CFO) by overseeing satellite facility construction, renovation, and repair projects; meanwhile, supervising staff and NESDIS managers for real property, environmental compliance, National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA), safety, occupational health, and physical security.
    • Manage administrative and financial operations such as budget, schedule, personnel, procurement, space, real property management, and administrative procedures.
    • Oversee daily NESDIS facility operations, including oversight of 24/7 electrical power and cooling for mission critical systems and operations for NESDIS facilities.
    • Plan, coordinate, and direct complex engineering projects to repair and enhance facilities infrastructure in NESDIS facilities, provides engineering and facilities expertise to NOAA/NESDIS program management and staff.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Up to 10% of domestic travel may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All qualified United States Citizens or Nationals.

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

  • Job family (Series)

    0801 General Engineering

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