The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of Transportation. The opening is for a Construction Support Specialist (Open to both U.S. Citizens and Federal Employees) in Multiple Locations Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Construction Support Specialist (Open to both U.S. Citizens and Federal Employees) – Multiple Locations
Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
Job ID: 220985Start Date: 02/28/2020End Date: 03/19/2020
To meet the minimum qualifications for this position, you must meet either the education or specialized experience requirements for the grade at which you are requesting consideration.To qualify for the GS-09 on Experience, you must have at least one year of experience equal or equivalent to the GS-07,it must include: Experience in preparing, maintaining, and coordinating construction contractor submittals, construction cost estimates, and required construction documentation. Experience tracking the status of documents in a project scheduling systems. To qualify for the GS-09 on Education alone, you must have: At least 2 years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a master’s degree or have been awarded a master’s or equivalent graduate degree. You can also qualify based on a combination of graduate education and experience. This must be fully supported by your resume and transcripts, provided with your application. To qualify on for the GS-11 on Experience, you must have at least one year of experience equal or equivalent to the GS-09,it must include: Experience in developing and preparing the necessary supporting documentation for construction contract modifications and contractor payments.
Experience in developing budgets and funding requests for various activities, monitoring of such expenditures, and initiating changes to and closeout of various accounts. To qualify for the GS-11 on Education alone, you must have: 3 years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a Ph.D. degree or Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree. You can also qualify based on a combination of higher level graduate education and experience. This must be fully supported by your resume and transcripts, provided with your application. For all types of consideration, 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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Other applicants must meet all qualification requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
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