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Human Resources Specialist (Employee Relations) – Washington, District of Columbia
DHS Headquarters, Department of Homeland Security
Job ID: 52908Start Date: 02/19/2019End Date: 02/25/2019
Applicants must demonstrate that they meet the Minimum Qualification requirements as noted below. Minimum Qualifications: Specialized Experience:
GS-12: Applicant must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience equivalent in difficulty and responsibility to the GS-11 level in the Federal service that included experience such as: Performing detailed analyses and drawing conclusions on complex HR legal issues, problems, and situations Performing legal research methods on HR related cases to interpret legal opinions that various courts and administrative bodies have rendered Applying negotiation procedures and techniques to resolve problems and advise management on employee relations issues Applying conflict resolution techniques to interact in highly contested case matters and determinations Applying oral and written communication techniques to formulate and present arguments and advisory opinions Time-in-Grade Requirements: Under competitive merit promotion procedures, any individual who is currently holding, or who has held within the previous 52 weeks, a General Schedule position under a non-temporary appointment in the competitive or excepted service, must meet “time-in-grade” requirements (have served 52 weeks at the next lower grade of the grade for which you are applying). Time-In-Grade requirements also apply to current employees applying for a Veterans Employment Opportunities Act of 1998 (VEOA) appointment. NOTE: All current or former Federal employees must provide a copy of their SF-50 (you may need to submit more than one), “Notice of Personnel Action” that indicates proof of status and time-in-grade eligibility. The SF-50 must include your position, title, series, grade, step, tenure (1 or 2), and type of service (Competitive or Excepted). All qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of this announcement. Qualification claims will be subject to verification. NOTE: 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.
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