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GEOGRAPHER – San Diego, California
Naval Facilities Engineering Systems Command, Department of the Navy
Job ID: 635671Start Date: 11/15/2022End Date: 02/16/2023
For GS-11 position: In addition to the Basic Requirements for this position, your resume must also demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-09 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: 1) Providing assistance in a wide range of concepts, principles, and practices of Geospatial Information Systems (GIS); 2) Conducting analysis and design technique; 3) Identifying plans, organize, and conduct all phases of projects; 4) Conducting development and services in the field of geographic analysis. For GS-12 position: In addition to the Basic Requirements for this position, your resume must also demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-11 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: 1) Providing assistance in the development, improvement, implementation, coordination, and demonstration of Geographical Information Systems (GIS) software and databases in establishing plans, policies, and procedures; 2) Conducting geospatial analyses related to the human, social, cultural, economic, ecological, and physical environment; 3) Identifying and documenting geospatial data features that need to be migrated to Spatial Data Standards for Facilities Infrastructure and Environment (SDSFIE); 4) Coordinating with or leading GIS team personnel who are experts in the fields of geography, GIS, cartography, and information management to support projects. Additional qualification information can be found from the following Office of Personnel Management website: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/#url=GS-PROF https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/0100/geography-series-0150/ PHYSICAL DEMANDS The work is sedentary in an office setting and physical effort is required one or two weeks a month when field work is accomplished which consists of walking, bending, and climbing during outside field work for site visits, GPS data collection and performing UAV projects. Must be able to lift and carry 30lbs for UAV projects and data collection. Driving is also required to visit various sites. WORK ENVIRONMENT Work is performed either in a typical office setting or outside field work. All field work requires observance of all safety precautions. Some field work may require protective clothing. All field work typically consists of field trips for one or two weeks a month. Routine overnight travel to US Navy sites and detachments is required. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (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.
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