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Environmental Protection Specialist – Queens, New York
Federal Aviation Administration, Department of Transportation
Job ID: 131136Start Date: 08/02/2019End Date: 08/22/2019
To qualify for this position all applicants must demonstrate in their application that you possess at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade level. SPECIALIZED experience is experience which is in or directly related to the line of work of the position to be filled and has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. To be creditable, specialized experience must be at least equivalent to the next lower grade or band level in the normal line of progression for the occupation in the organization.To qualify for this position at the FV-H or FG/GS-10/11/12 level, One year (52 weeks) of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade (FG/GS-9) or pay band level (FV-G) in the federal service; To qualify for this position at the FV-I or FG/GS-13 level, One year (52 weeks) of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade (FG/GS-12) or pay band level (FV-H) in the federal service. Examples of specialized experience include: at the FV-H level: Synthesizing the written work products across a wide variety of environmental disciplines; Editing technical documents, and writing for a wide audience so that complex issues can be conveyed to the general public; Overseeing the environmental regulatory process, including scoping, public participation and public notice and the ability to communicate this process to others. FV-I Level: Synthesizing the written work products across a wide variety of environmental disciplines; Editing technical documents, and writing for a wide audience so that complex issues can be conveyed to the general public; Overseeing the environmental regulatory process, including scoping, public participation and public notice and the ability to communicate this process to others. Experience in reviewing or developing environmental documents such as Environmental Impact Statements (EIS), Environmental Assessments (EAs) or Categorical Exclusions.Qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of this vacancy announcement.Eligible applicants meeting the minimum qualification requirements and selective factor(s), if applicable, may be further evaluated on the Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA) listed in the announcement. Based on this evaluation, applicants will be placed in one of the following categories: score order, category grouping, or alphabetical and referred to the selecting official for consideration.As a part of the Federal-Wide Hiring Reform Initiative (streamlining the hiring process), the FAA is committed to eliminating the use of the Knowledge, Skills and Ability (KSA) narratives from the initial application in the hiring process for all announcements. Therefore, as an applicant for this announcement, you are NOT required to provide a narrative response in the text box listed below each KSA. In lieu of providing a KSA narrative response in the text box listed below each KSA, in your work history, please include information that provides specific examples of how you meet the response level or answer you chose for each KSA. Your work history examples should be specific and clearly reflect the highest level of ability. Your KSA answers will be evaluated further to validate whether the level that you selected is appropriate based on the work history and experience you provided.In addition to the minimum qualifications, the following has been determined to be a selective factor for this position. This means possession of this criterion is part of the minimum qualifications and is essential to perform the duties and responsibilities of this position. Applicants who do not possess this criterion are ineligible for further consideration.Knowledge and experience performing, developing and reviewing Environmental Impact Statements (EIS), Environmental Assessments (EA) or Categorical Exclusions (CATEX). IMPORTANT: Ensure that your work experience supports your Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA), and Other Factors answers. Your answers and associated work experience will be evaluated further to validate whether the answers that you selected are appropriate.
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