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Program Specialist – Bethesda, Maryland
Marine Mammal Commission, Other Agencies and Independent Organizations
Job ID: 45636Start Date: 02/06/2019End Date: 02/13/2019
TIME-IN-GRADE REQUIREMENTS: Merit promotion applicants must meet applicable time-in-grade requirements to be considered eligible. One year at the GS-11 is required to meet the time-in-grade requirements for the GS-12 level. One year at the GS-12 is required to meet the time-in-grade requirements for the GS-13 level. (Must submit your SF-50 that shows Time-in-Grade eligibility and reflects your title, series, and grade. No award SF-50 will be accepted). MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: To be considered minimally qualified for this position, you must demonstrate that you have the required specialized experience and/or education for the respective grade level in which you are applying: GS-12
Must have at least one full year of specialized experience comparable in scope and responsibility to the GS-11 level in the Federal service (obtained in either the public or private sectors): Specialized experience includes experience that shows knowledge of marine mammals and habitats, familiarity with the Marine Mammal Protection Act, experience writing briefing materials and reports, experience in congressional relations, knowledge of website design and management, and ability to organize meetings on scientific issues. GS-13
Must have at least one full year of specialized experience comparable in scope and responsibility to the GS-12 level in the Federal service (obtained in either the public or private sectors): Specialized experience includes experience that shows in-depth knowledge of marine mammals and habitats, knowledge of the Marine Mammal Protection Act; able to communicate scientific findings and concepts to a range of audiences; experience writing briefing materials and reports, experience in congressional relations, knowledge of website design and management, and ability to organize meetings on scientific issues; work with Congressional or Federal budget processes, prepares briefings for congressional members or staff; track legislation; and track congressional members or staff turnover. IN DESCRIBING YOUR EXPERIENCE, PLEASE BE CLEAR AND SPECIFIC. WE MAY NOT MAKE ASSUMPTIONS REGARDING YOUR EXPERIENCE. If your resume does not support your questionnaire answers, we will not allow credit for your response(s). Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations 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. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. All qualifications requirements for this position must be met by the closing date of this announcement.
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