General Engineer/Physical Scientist (Open Continuous) Job

Vacancy No. 23-NNSA-11918483-DH-2/3/4 Department National Nuclear Security Administration
Salary $49,028.00 to $152,771.00 Grade 2 to 4
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 4/6/2023 Close Date 10/10/2023
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Public
Livermore, CAWashington, DCScoville, IDGermantown, MD
Kansas City, MOLas Vegas, NVAlbuquerque, NMLos Alamos, NM
Schenectady, NYPittsburgh, PAAiken, SCOak Ridge, TN
Amarillo, TX

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)


This General Engineer/Physical Scientist open continuous public notice may be used to fill additional similar vacancies across NNSA as needed. Therefore, applicants must meet the qualifications at the time the applications are submitted. This public notice may or may not result in a referral or selection.

Note: The salary range listed reflects base pay only. The actual salary will be based on the geographic location (to include locality pay) and pay band for which selected.

This job is open to

Clarification from the agency

This position is announced under Direct Hire Authority for General Engineer/Physical Scientist positions. Veteran's Preference, category rating, and traditional rating and ranking of applicants do not apply under the Direct Hire process.

How You Will Be Evaluated

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

This position is announced under a government wide Direct-Hire Authority (DHA) for General Engineer/Physical Scientist (Open Continuous) positions in the0801/1301 series. Under the DHA, all applicants who meet the Qualification requirements listed in this announcement, at the grade level they are applying, will be forwarded to the Selecting Official for consideration. Veteran's Preference, category rating, and traditional rating and ranking of applicants does not apply under the DHA process.

Federal employees eligible for career transition assistance plans such as CTAP, or ICTAP, requesting selection priority, must meet the Qualifications requirements listed in this announcement and be found "well qualified" for the position. Well-qualified is defined as: experience that exceeds the minimum qualifications of the position, including any selective factors, demonstrated by proficiency in most of the requirements of the job, requiring only limited training or orientation to perform effectively.

If your resume is incomplete or does not support the responses you provided in your online questionnaire, or if you fail to submit all required documentation before the vacancy closes, you may be rated 'ineligible', or not qualified,"

If you believe that you are eligible for the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP), please visit the OPM ICTAP/CTAP website for more information.

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