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Program Analyst – Johnson City, Tennessee
Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 446509Start Date: 04/28/2021End Date: 05/18/2021
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 05/18/2021. To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 05/18/2021.Time-In-Grade Requirement: Applicants who are current Federal employees and have held a GS 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-09 position you must have served 52 weeks at the GS-07. 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. OR, Education: Applicants may substitute education for the required experience. For the GS-09, to qualify based on education for this grade level you must have a master’s or equivalent degree or two full years of progressively higher-level graduate education leading to such a degree. Note: the work of the Program Analyst (Clinic Profile Manger) is sufficiently technical or specialized, therefore, graduate education alone may not provide the knowledge, and/or skill to perform the work. Course work must be related and clearly provides applicants with the background of knowledge and skills necessary for successful job performance. OR, Combination: Applicants may also combine education and experience to qualify at this level. For the GS-09, you must have an combination of specialized experience and education beyond one full year (18 semester hours) of graduate level education may be combined with specialized experience to qualify for this position at grades GS-9. Such education must demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary for the position. Completed course work must be related and clearly provides applicants with the background of knowledge and skills necessary for successful job performance. (Transcripts must be provided, and experience must be documented in your resume.) You will be rated on the following Competencies for this position:Change ManagementCommunicationsCreativity and InnovationCritical ThinkingEducation and TrainingQuality ManagementTechnical CompetenceVeteran and Customer Focus
Administration and Management: Knowledge of planning, coordination, and execution of business functions, resource allocation, and production.
Client Orientation: Anticipates and meets the needs of clients; achieves quality end-products; is committed to improving services.
Creativity and Innovation: Develops new insights into situations; questions conventional approaches; encourages new ideas and innovations; designs and implements new or cutting edge programs/processes.
Employee Development: Knowledge of employee development concepts, principles, and practices related to planning, evaluating, and administering training, organizational development, and career development initiatives.
Interpersonal Skills: Considers and responds appropriately to the needs, feelings, and capabilities of others; adjusts approaches to suit different people and situations.
Oral Communications: Expresses ideas and facts to individuals or groups effectively; makes clear and convincing oral presentations; listens to others; facilitates an open exchange of ideas.
Organizational Performance Analysis: Knowledge of the methods, techniques, and tools used to analyze program, organizational, and mission performance; includes methods that deliver key performance information (for example, comparative, trend, diagnostic, root cause, predictive) used to inform decisions, actions, communications, and accountability systems.
Quality Management: Knowledge of the principles, methods, and tools of quality assurance, quality control, and reliability used to ensure that a project, system, or product fulfills requirements and standards. 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: Regular and recurring work is mostly sedentary involving sitting at a desk, although the position requires the ability to move from one geographic location of the facility to another. The incumbent works with a computer screen and keyboard. Some physical effort such as standing, walking, bending or prolonged sitting may be required. The incumbent may be exposed to walking to outlying areas. The work places no special physical demands on the employee. 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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