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Facility Operations Specialist – Moscow, Idaho
Forest Service, Department of Agriculture
Job ID: 454697Start Date: 05/24/2021End Date: 06/02/2021
In order to qualify, you must meet the eligibility and qualifications requirements as defined below by the closing date of the announcement. For more information on the qualifications for this position, visit the https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/1600/facility-operations-services-series-1640/ Your application and resume must clearly show that you possess the experience requirements. Transcripts must be provided for qualifications based on education. Provide course descriptions as necessary. You must possess experience and/or directly related education in the amounts listed below. Specialized Experience Requirement GS-07:
One year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-05 grade level in Federal service. Specialized experience is defined as three or more of the following: Provide oversight of buildings, septic, and water systems, electrical systems, heating and refrigeration systems, grounds maintenance, site drainage, roof maintenance for repair and replacement of components. Monitor facilities maintenance equipment costs and use. Conduct maintenance inspections of facilities. Provide recommendations of solutions to fleet problems, and complete reports on monitor vehicle accidents and repairs to fleet vehicles. -OR- One full year of graduate level education if directly related to the work of this position. Acceptable fields of graduate coursework may include: Engineering, Industrial Arts, Property Management, or Business Administration. -OR- An appropriate combination of graduate level education and specialized experience. -OR- Superior Academic Achievement (go to this site determine if you are eligible: http://www.opm.gov/qualifications/policy/ApplicationOfStds-04.asp). GS-09:
One year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-07 grade level in Federal service. Specialized experience is defined as at least 4 out of 5 of the following: Manage most of the phases of a buildings and facilities maintenance program, including installation, maintenance, and repair of mechanical, electrical, refrigeration, and pumping; Provide oversight of the repair and replacement of components of buildings, septic and water systems, electrical systems, heating and refrigeration systems, grounds maintenance, snow removal, site drainage, roof maintenance, HVAC building controls, parking lots and energy efficient insulation maintenance; Monitor equipment costs and use, developed budget and maintenance cost estimates for facilities, and set up teams; Conduct maintenance inspections and condition surveys on complex facilities; Provide advice and information on fleet procedures and policies, complete routine analysis of utilization of fleet and equipment and provided recommendations of solutions to problems, monitor vehicle accidents and repairs to fleet and prepared appropriate reports. -OR- A master’s or equivalent graduate degree or 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree or LL.B. or J.D., if directly related to the work of this position. Acceptable fields of graduate coursework may include: Engineering, Industrial Arts, Property Management, or Business Administration. -OR- A combination of specialized experience and graduate education described above. Only graduate education in excess of 18 semester hours may be used to qualify for this grade level. The education must have been obtained in an accredited college or university and demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to do the work. Acceptable fields of graduate coursework may include: Engineering, Industrial Arts, Property Management, or Business Administration. 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.
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