Job Overview

Summary

Do you want to work for an exciting educational organization, with the children of our dedicated U.S. Military members?  Our mission is to provide an exemplary education that inspires and prepares all students for success in a dynamic, global environment.  Come work for the Department of Defense Education Activity, Department of Defense Dependents Schools-Europe!

Positions are located in: Boeblingen, Germany; Heidelberg, Germany; Stuttgart, Germany; Vaihingen, Germany and Wiesbaden, Germany. Maps showing these geographical locations can be found at: http://www.dodea.edu/Europe/schools/index.cfm  

Who May Apply:  Individuals in the local commuting area who are current career/career-conditional Federal employees in the competitive service; reinstatement eligibles; individuals on an interchange agreement; U.S. citizen family members; military spouse eligibles; Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) eligibles; and/or 30% disabled veterans may apply.  All Veterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) and Veterans Recruitment Appointment (VRA) eligibles may apply as well.

This announcement may be used for the purpose of filling multiple positions throughout the school year.  There is no guarantee if or when a specific position may become available.

Duties

This position is a developmental position.  It may be filled at either the GS-06 or the GS-07 grade level.

TRANSPORTATION ASSISTANT (OA), GS-2102-06 target 07
In this position, you provide technical support for bus passenger transportation services to students at schools in a military community. Assist Transportation Operations Specialist(s) in planning, administering and coordinating student transportation operations. Plan and recommend the most cost effective and efficient new routes and recommends revisions to existing routes. Monitor the performance of contract bus drivers and physical condition of buses to ensure compliance with contract specifications and performance-based statements of work (PBSOW). Gathers transportation requirements data from school administrators, performs cost comparisons and orders transportation for curricular field trips, co-curricular sports and academic enrichment activities.