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Technical Writer – Washington, District of Columbia
Office of Personnel Management, Other Agencies and Independent Organizations
Job ID: 105311Start Date: 06/04/2019End Date: 06/17/2019
For the Technical Writer, GS-1083-12 position, you must meet the basic requirements as well as the minimum qualifications for this position. Basic Requirements: Applicants must have undergraduate or Graduate Education that includes a total of 15 semester hours in an appropriate scientific, technical, or social science field(s), and at least one course above the introductory level in the field(s) covered by this position. (The equivalent of 15 semester hours may have been gained through vocational or educational training above the high school level at a public, private, or Armed Forces school.) Must submit transcripts. OR Possess experience that required substantial subject-matter or technical knowledge of the field. This experience demonstrates the ability to acquire and present technical information through independent reading, interviews with subject-matter specialists, observation of tests and experiments, interpretation of blueprints or diagrams, or other appropriate methods. (Such experience may have been acquired as a writer or editor of technical reports, articles, manuals, or specifications.) Must be referenced in resume. Specialized Experience:Applicants must have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-11 level in the Federal service that included: 1) writing and editing electronic technical documents and policies governing the conduct, management, and evaluation of investigative programs; 2) conducting investigative work, policy development, dissemination, and implementation; 3) writing, formatting, and editing technical manuals, user’s guides, standard operating procedures, policy handbooks, job aids, presentations, video scripts, interactive courseware scripts, bulletins, reports, and FAQs; and 4) identifying communication opportunities, innovations, and information on people, programs, projects, and initiatives. (Must be reflected in resume.) You must meet all qualification and eligibility requirements within 30 days of the closing date of this announcement. 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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