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 Commerce. The opening is for a Supervisory Economist, ZP-0110-V, BEA-MP-VFP in Suitland, Maryland Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Supervisory Economist, ZP-0110-V, BEA-MP-VFP – Suitland, Maryland
Bureau of Economic Analysis, Department of Commerce
Job ID: 394687Start Date: 01/19/2021End Date: 01/27/2021
MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS Basic Entry Requirements for All Grade and Band Levels: Degree:economics, that included at least 21 semester hours in economics and 3 semester hours in statistics, accounting, or calculus. OR Combination of education and experience: courses equivalent to a major in economics, as shown above, plus appropriate experience or additional education. Evaluation of Experience Examples of qualifying experience include: individual economic research assignments requiring planning, information assembly, analysis and evaluation, conclusions and report preparation;
supervisory or project coordination assignments involving a staff of professional economists, and requiring the evaluation and interpretation of economic information; or
teaching assignments in a college or university that included both class instruction in economics subjects and one of the following (1)personal research that produced evidence of results, (2)direction of graduate theses in economics, or (3)service as a consultant or advisor on technical economics problems. Specialized Experience: Band V (GS-15 Level) In addition to meeting the Basic Entry Requirements above, applicants must have the experience listed below.
You must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade/band (GS-14) equivalent level or band IV. Examples of specialized experience include: overseeing IT Systems for collecting survey data and producing statistics; conducting research to improve estimation methodologies;guiding efforts to improve the quality and usefulness of statistics; communicating technical information in person and in writing; advising and consulting on economic matters to governmental officials and the private sector; and providing vision, oversight, and guidance to staff.
Education: Education cannot be substituted at this grade/band level. 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.
If you’d like to submit a resume or apply for this position, please contact Premier Veterans at firstname.lastname@example.org. All are free to apply!