Native American Affairs Advisor Job in Multiple Locations – Department of the Interior



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Native American Affairs Advisor – Multiple Locations
Bureau of Reclamation, Department of the Interior
Job ID: 560627
Start Date: 01/10/2022
End Date: 02/01/2022

Qualification Summary
In order to be rated as qualified for this position, the HR Office must be able to determine that you meet the specialized experience requirement – this information must be clearly supported in the resume. To qualify at the GS-14, you must possess one year of specialized experience equivalent in difficulty and complexity to at least the GS-13 level in federal service having demonstrated experience which includes: 1) reviewing and providing recommendations on tribal self-determination contracts and self-governance agreements; 2) providing guidance and leadership for the development of internal agency policies and procedures for contracting under Title I and Title IV of the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act: 3) conducting independent research and analysis of complex issues related to Indian law, Reclamation law, and the policies of the Department and Reclamation; and 4) developing guidance on such areas as tribal self-determination contracts and self-governance agreements, government-to-government relations, trust responsibilities, Indian water rights settlements and tribal consultation protocols. 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. Time-In-Grade: Current career or career-conditional employees of the Federal government, or former career or career-conditional 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). Applicants eligible under the Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act (LMWFA) are not required to meet time-in-grade restrictions in order to be considered. You must meet all Eligibility and Qualification requirements, including time-in-grade restrictions and any selective placement factors if applicable, by 01/31/2022.

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