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Director, Water Division – Chicago, Illinois
Environmental Protection Agency, Other Agencies and Independent Organizations
Job ID: 111574Start Date: 06/21/2019End Date: 08/05/2019
The work of this position is classified in the 0340 series where the qualifications include both general management skills and characteristics that are applicable to all SES positions and technical or program responsibilities specific to this position. Applicants must have substantive general experience which provides a good basic or general knowledge of the principles of organization, management and administration; and substantive specialized (operating administrative or managerial) experience in a type of work or a combination of functions directly related to this position. All applicantsmust have one year of specialized experience ata level close to the work of this job that demonstrates the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities required to successfully perform in this role. Typically this experience can be found in work within this field or a field that is closely related.
As a basic requirement for entry into the Senior Executive Service, applicants must also provide evidence of progressively responsible leadership experience that is indicative of senior level management capability and directly related to the skills and abilities outlined under the Executive Core Qualifications and Technical Qualifications listed below.
A. Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs) – Mandatory for competitive applicants – Failure to address these factors will result in your application being disqualified, unless you are a noncompetitive eligible applicant. ECQ 1 – LEADING CHANGE.Involves the ability to bring about strategic change, both within and outside the organization, to meet organizational goals. Inherent to this ECQ is the ability to establish an organizational vision and to implement it in a continuously changing environment. ECQ 2 – LEADING PEOPLE.Involves the ability to lead people toward meeting the organization’s vision, mission, and goals. Inherent to this ECQ is the ability to provide an inclusive workplace that fosters the development of others, facilitates cooperation and teamwork, and supports constructive resolution of conflicts. ECQ 3 – RESULTS DRIVEN.Involves the ability to meet organizational goals and customer expectations. Inherent to this ECQ is the ability to make decisions that produce high-quality results by applying technical knowledge, analyzing problems, and calculating risks. ECQ 4 – BUSINESS ACUMEN.Involves the ability to manage human, financial, and information resources strategically. ECQ 5 – BUILDING COALITIONS.Involves the ability to build coalitions internally and with other Federal agencies, State and local governments, nonprofit and private sector organizations, foreign governments, or international organizations to achieve common goals.
Your responses should be clear and concise and show a level of accomplishment and a degree of responsibility.Leadership competencies for each ECQ can be found athttp://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/senior-executive-service/reference-materials/guidetosesquals_2012.pdf B. Technical Qualifications (TQs) – Mandatory for all applicants – Failure to address these factors will result in your application being disqualified.
TQ 1-Experience administering and working with programs authorized under the CleanWater Act (CWA) and Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) and communicating technically complexenvironmental issues both verbally and in writing to a variety of audiences including state,federal and local officials; environmental and non-governmental organizations; industry; the public; and the regulated community.
TQ 2-Experience forging relationships and interactions with local, state and federalagencies, environmental and citizens groups, and regulated entities in implementing regulatoryand voluntary activities to improve water quality.
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