U.S. Pacific Fleet, Commander in Chief ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN (NUCLEAR) in Bremerton, Washington

Job Overview

Job Overview
Summary

About the Agency

The selectee for this position will serve as an Engineering Technician (Nuclear) in the Nuclear Engineering Department of PSNS and IMF.

Duties

The successful selectee will perform the following duties:

  • Providing technical assistance necessary to Supply and Planning and Estimating Department.
  • Preparing engineering instructions for overhaul repair, or modification of nuclear reactor control and instrumentation systems.
  • Identifying material requirements, quality level, and inspection requirements.
  • Resolving technical problems identified during the receipt inspection, production and testing phases.
Supervisory Status

No

Promotion Potential

11

Travel Required
  • Occasional Travel
  • You may be expected to travel for this position.
Relocation Authorized
  • No
Who May Apply
This job is open to…

Current Permanent Department of the Navy Civilian Employees (Navy and Marine Corps) serving under career or career conditional appointments in the competitive service, Former Federal Employees with Reinstatement eligibility, those eligible under the Veteran's Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA), and Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP).

Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements
Key Requirements
  • Must be a US Citizen.
  • Males must be registered or exempt from Selective Service. www.sss.gov
  • Must be determined suitable for federal employment.
  • Must participate in the direct deposit pay program.
  • May be required to successfully complete a probationary/trial period.
  • See Other Information and Requirements section for additional requirements.
Qualifications

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.

Your resume must demonstrate 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. Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: * providing technical engineering guidance in support of ship or submarine maintenance, repair or overhauls on nuclear or radiological equipment.*

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-TECH.

https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/0800/engineering-technical-series-0802/

You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer and part time experience. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.

Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.

Requirements:

Generally, current Federal employees applying for GS jobs must serve at least one year at the next lower grade level. This requirement is called time-in-grade. All qualifications and time-in-grade requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement and clearly documented in your resume.

Must be able to obtain an interim and/or final (e.g., confidential/secret/top secret, etc.) security clearance prior to entrance on duty AND must be able to maintain the required level of clearance while employed in the subject position. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal.

This position may require travel from normal duty station to CONUS and OCONUS and may include remote or isolated sites. Must be willing and able to travel on military and commercial aircraft for extended periods of time.

Work is partly sedentary, although there is occasional exposure to shipyard industrial noise and hazards and regular and recurring onboard ship inspections which may require prolonged walking, stooping, bending, crawling, climbing, vertical ladders and working in confined spaces and temperatures that may exceed 110 degrees Fahrenheit.

Work areas are subject to dust, fumes, radiation, and radioactive contamination.

You will be required to utilize protective devices such as: hard hat, safety goggles or eye glasses, safety shoes, and occasionally anti contamination clothing, masks, and respirators.

Security Clearance

Confidential

Additional Information

Additional Information
What To Expect Next

When the application process is complete, your application 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.

Best qualified applicants will be referred to the hiring manager. The hiring manager may choose to conduct interviews. Once the selection is made, you will receive a notification of the decision.

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BENEFITS

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Other Information

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

Additional vacancies may be filled by this announcement. Highest previous rate (HPR) may be authorized.

Active duty military members MAY apply under this announcement. If selected, appointment eligibility requirements must be met prior to the effective date of appointment.

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.

The Department of the Navy uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit www.dhs.gov/E-Verify.

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

ICTAP Applicants: To be considered well-qualified and exercise selection priority as an ICTAP candidate, displaced Federal employees must satisfy all qualification requirements for the position and receive a rating of 85 or higher. 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/

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/474326300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.

Open & closing dates: 2017-07-17 to 2017-07-28

Salary: $65,014 to $84,514 / per year

Pay scale & grade: GS 11

Series: 0802 Engineering Technical

Appointment type: Permanent

Work schedule: Full-Time

Job announcement number: ST-10026435-17-CK

Control number: 474326300