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Physicist – Germantown, Maryland
Department of Energy, Department of Energy
Job ID: 159216Start Date: 10/15/2019End Date: 10/22/2019
Tobe eligiblefor the Physicist at the GS-13/14/15 grade level, you must meet both the education and specialized experience requirements. YOU MUST SUBMIT TRANSCRIPTS in your application package.
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:Specialized Experience is experiencethat equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position, and that is typically in or related to the work of the position to be filled. For the GS-13, a qualified candidate’s online application and resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-12 grade level in the Federal service in one or more of the following areas:
Experience providing evaluation for a significant segment of a specific research area in particle physics, or a closely related research area; experience reviewing budget requests for assigned program segment(s); experience preparing analytical documents, presentations, and/or research findings.
For the GS-14, a qualified candidate’s online application and resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-13 grade level in the Federal service in one or more of the following areas:
Experience providing input toward planning, coordination, implementation and evaluation of research program and projects in the area of experimental particle physics research, or a closely related research area; experience providing recommendations in the development, coordination, and/or organization of funding allocations for assigned programs; experience participating in the evaluation of grantee research proposals and performance via merit review, site visits, and/or panel review.
For the GS-15, a qualified candidate’s online application and resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-14 grade level in the Federal service in one or more of the following areas:
Experience organizing independent peer reviews, recommending funding allocations, and monitoring scientific progress of experimental particle physics research programs, or closely related research areas; experience planning, coordinating, implementing, and evaluating research program and projects in the area of experimental particle research programs, or a closely related research area; experience representing an organization or scientific collaboration as part of an experimental particle physics research program or closely related research area.
Your application and resume should demonstrate that you possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs). Do not provide a separate narrative written statement. Rather, you must describe in your application how your past work experience demonstrates that you possess the KSAs identified below. Cite specific examples of employment or experience contained in your resume and describe how this experience has prepared you to successfully perform the duties of this position. DO NOT write “see resume” in your application. Ability to develop, direct, and evaluate a major research program.
Knowledge of the principles and practices of particlephysics. Knowledge of budget and funding allocations.
Skill in critical analysis and preparing analytical documents. “Experience” refers to paid and unpaid experience. Examples of qualifying unpaid experience may include: volunteer work done through National Service programs (such as Peace Corps and AmeriCorps); as well as work for other community-based philanthropic and social organizations. 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.CTAP/ICTAP candidates: To be considered “well qualified” you must meet all of the requirements as described in this section.You must meet all qualifications and eligibility requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
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