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 Veterans Affairs. The opening is for a Secretary in Birmingham, Alabama Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Secretary – Birmingham, Alabama
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 423244Start Date: 03/12/2021End Date: 03/26/2021
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 03/26/2021. Time-In-Grade Requirement: Applicants who are current Federal employees and have held a GS 6 grade any time in the past 52 weeks must also meet time-in-grade requirements by the closing date of this announcement. For a GS 7 position you must have served 52 weeks at the GS 6 level. An SF-50 that shows your time-in-grade eligibility must be submitted with your application materials. If the most recent SF-50 has an effective date within the past year, it may not clearly demonstrate you possess one-year time-in-grade, as required by the announcement. In this instance, you must provide an additional SF-50 that clearly demonstrates one-year time-in-grade. Specialized Experience: You must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the next lower grade at GS 6 in the normal line of progression for the occupation in the organization. Examples of specialized experience would typically include, but are not limited to: Time Keeper Experience. Processes incoming and outgoing materials such as correspondence, reports, and mail routing, memorandum, and other forms of written communication. Independently consults other senior administrative staff or written material to properly format a variety of correspondence to meet spacing, numbering, lettering, signature routing requirements, etc., to meet VA and VHA correspondence standards. Competencies for this position: Technical Competence Organizational Stewardship Communication Change Management Systems Thinking 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; religions; 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. Note: A full year of work is considered to be 35-40 hours of work per week. Part-time experience will be credited on the basis of time actually spent in appropriate activities. Applicants wishing to receive credit for such experience must indicate clearly the nature of their duties and responsibilities in each position and the number of hours a week spent in such employment. Physical Requirements: Standing, walking for short and long periods of time, carrying folders and files between facility offices. For more information on these qualification standards, please visit the United States Office of Personnel Management’s website at https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/.
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