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Electrical Engineer (Maintenance) – Folsom, California
Department of Energy, Department of Energy
Job ID: 446290Start Date: 04/28/2021End Date: 05/12/2021
You must meet all the qualification and eligibility requirements for the position by the closing date of the announcement.
In addition to meeting the basic entry qualification requirements, applicantsMUSThave specialized experience at the next lower grade level to qualify.
SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTSA qualified candidate’s online application and resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position is defined as:
GS-12 level: Experience creating job packages that include detailed electrical designs, drawings, and commissioning plans to craftsmen to support medium voltage or high voltage industrial or substation maintenance.
Experience collaborating with craftsmen on troubleshooting efforts, complex technical activities, and coordinating and/or evaluating documentation of test results.
Experience reporting on project opening and closeout activities to ensure financial and asset records and drawing as-built documentation is accurate and complete. GS-13 level: Experience creating and delivering engineering job packages that include detailed electrical designs, drawings, specifications, schedules and commissioning plans to craftsmen and other team members to support high voltage substation maintenance and construction activities.
Experience developing testing and trouble-shooting procedures, personally direct craftsmen on complex technical activities, and evaluating and documenting test results.
Experience performing project opening and closeout activities to ensure financial and asset records and ensuring drawing as-built documentation is accurate and complete. Your application and resume should demonstrate that you possess the following knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs). Do not provide a separate narrative written statement. Rather, you must describe in your application how your past work experience demonstrates that you possess the KSAs identified below. Cite specific examples of employment or experience contained in your resume and describe how this experience has prepared you to successfully perform the duties of this position. DO NOT write “see resume” in your application! Mastery of and skill in applying, advanced power system electrical engineering theory and practices used in the design, modification and additions to facilities.
Mastery of high voltage equipment diagnostic testing and maintenance techniques.
Professional knowledge of and skill in applying, schematic and wiring diagrams, equipment instruction manuals and reports pertaining to power system equipment for trouble-shooting and for engineering modifications and additions to equipment and systems.
Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing, with others of varied technical expertise.
Knowledge of the interrelationships of design construction and operation of facilities and their associated planning, design maintenance, repair and construction activities. “Experience” refers to paidandunpaid experience. Examples of qualifying unpaid experience may include: volunteer work done through National Service programs (such as Peace Corps and AmeriCorps); as well as work for other community-based philanthropic and social organizations. 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,includingvolunteer experience.
Time-in-Grade:Current career or career-conditional GS employees of the Federal government, or former career or career-conditional GS employees, who have a break in service of less than one year, are required to meet the time-in-grade restriction of one year of Federal experience at the next lower grade, with few exceptions outlined in 5 CFR 300.603(b). Note:Time-In-Grade requirements also apply to current career or career-conditional federal employees applying for a Veterans Employment Opportunities Act of 1998 (VEOA) appointment.
CTAP/ICTAP candidates:To be considered “well qualified” you must meet all of the requirements as described in this section.
Performance appraisals and incentive awards will be given due weight during the evaluation of minimum qualifications. Current and former federal employees must have at least a fully successful or equivalent performance rating for the most recently completed rating cycle to receive further consideration for this position.
You must meetallqualifications and eligibility requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
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