Research Physical Scientist, GS-1301-12 Job in New London, Connecticut – Department of Homeland Security



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Research Physical Scientist, GS-1301-12 – New London, Connecticut
U.S. Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security
Job ID: 233966
Start Date: 03/24/2020
End Date: 04/02/2020

Qualification Summary
BASIC REQUIREMENTS:This position requires applicants to meet a Basic Education Requirement in addition to at least one year of specialized experience in order to be found minimally qualified. You MUST meet one of the following basic education requirements:
A. Degree: physical science, engineering, or mathematics that included 24 semester hours in physical science and/or related engineering science such as mechanics, dynamics, properties of materials, and electronics.
B. Combination of education and experience: education equivalent to one of the majors shown in A above that included at least 24 semester hours in physical science and/or related engineering science, plus appropriate experience or additional education.
Specialized Experience: To qualify for this position, you must have at least one full year of specialized experience comparable in difficulty and responsibility to at least the GS-011 level in the Federal service performing the following types of tasks on a regular and recurring basis: Applying specialized technical knowledge to recommend far reaching improvements to scientific evaluation, investigation, or review processes;
Developing, reviewing, revising statements of work (SOW), Performance Work Statements (PWS), cost estimates, evaluation approaches and information technology authorizations for technical service contracts;
Providing assistance in the planning, coordination, implementation, and evaluation of research programs.
Perform comprehensive research studies for substantive program initiatives. OR Education: Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree in a field which demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to do the work of the position.
National Service Experience (i.e., volunteer experience): 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.The Office of Personnel management (OPM) must authorize employment offers made to current or former political appointees. If you are currently, or have been within the last 5 years, a political Schedule A, Schedule, C, Non-career SES or Presidential Appointee employee in the Executive Branch, you must disclose this information to the Human Resources Office.

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