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 the Army. The opening is for a PUBLIC AFFAIRS SPECIALIST in Tripler Army Medical Center, Hawaii Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
PUBLIC AFFAIRS SPECIALIST – Tripler Army Medical Center, Hawaii
U.S. Army Medical Command, Department of the Army
Job ID: 437110Start Date: 04/13/2021End Date: 04/23/2021
Who May Apply: Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job. You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected. See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities. Current Department of Army Civilian EmployeesCurrent Permanent Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian Employee (non-Army)Domestic Defense Industrial Base/Major Range and Test Facilities Base Civilian Personnel WorkforceInteragency Career Transition Assistance PlanLand Management Workforce Flexibility ActMilitary Spouses, under Executive Order (E.O.) 13473Non-Department of Defense (DoD) TransferPriority Placement Program, DoD Military Spouse Preference (MSP) EligibleVeterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998 In order to qualify, you must meet the education and/or experience requirements described below. 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). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document. GS-12:
Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes (1) developing communications strategies for public communications programs; (2) writing speeches, informational papers, and/or other presentation materials for publication or dissemination to public audiences (3) advising senior leadership of public communications developments and issues; and (4) conducting research to assist in formulating communications policies. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-11). In order to qualify for the GS-12 level, you must meet the qualification requirement using experience alone–no substitution of education for experience is permitted. GS-11: Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes (1) assisting in the formulation of communications strategies for public communications programs; (2) reviewing materials to ensure accuracy and effectiveness before the dissemination to public audiences; (3) conducting research to gain insight and feedback on public communications programs; and (4) providing guidance on program regulations and procedures. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the second lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-09).
Education: Ph.D or equivalent doctoral degree or 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree in a field which demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to do the work of the position, such as Journalism and Mass Communication.
Combination of Education and Experience: A combination of education and experience may be used to qualify for this position as long as the computed percentage of the requirements is at least 100%. To compute the percentage of the requirements, divide your total months of experience by 12. Then divide the total number of completed graduate semester hours (or equivalent) beyond the second year (total graduate semester hours minus 36) by 18. Add the two percentages. You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Multimedia TechnologiesOral CommunicationReasoningWritten Communication GS-12: Applicants who have held a General Schedule (GS) position within the last 52 weeks must have 52 weeks of Federal service at the next lower grade or equivalent (GS-11). GS-11: Applicants who have held a General Schedule (GS) position within the last 52 weeks must have 52 weeks of Federal service at the next lower grade or equivalent (GS-09).
If you’d like to submit a resume or apply for this position, please contact Premier Veterans at email@example.com. All are free to apply!