In order to qualify for the position of Case Management Specialist, you must meet the following requirements, according to the grade level you are applying to.
You have at least one year of specialized experience, equivalent to the GS-09 in the Federal service performing the following administrative duties: 1) Reviewing and coordinating Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests; 2) Preparing correspondence/reports impacting programs and activities; 3) Filing and distributing briefs and petitions to appropriate organization, AND 4) Conducting studies of an administrative program to measure the effectiveness and efficiency of work operations.
Have a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree; or 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree; or LL.M., if related.
Have some specialized experience as described above, but less than one year; and I have more than two years but less than three years of education as described above. (To compute the percentage, divide your total months of qualifying experience by 12. Then divide your semester hours of graduate education beyond the second year by 36. Add the two percentages. The total percentage must equal at least 100 percent to qualify).
You have at least one year of specialized experience, equivalent to the GS-11 in the Federal service performing the following administrative duties: 1) Determining bases to assert an exemption to disclosure on Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests; 2) Developing a reporting and recordkeeping system to track legal case progress through the court system; 3) Developing methods to maintain the case management system; AND 4) Analyzing documentation and record control procedures to recommend improvements.
ARE YOU USING YOUR EDUCATION TO QUALIFY? You MUST provide transcripts or other documentation to support your educational claims. Unless otherwise stated: (1) unofficial transcripts are acceptable, or (2) you may submit a list with all of your courses, grades, semester, year, and credit for the course. All materials must be submitted by the closing date of the announcement.
Foreign Education: If you are using education completed in foreign colleges or universities to meet the qualification requirements, you must show that the education credentials have been evaluated by a private organization that specializes in interpretation of foreign education programs and such education has been deemed equivalent to that gained in an accredited U.S. education program; or full credit has been given for the courses at a U.S. accredited college or university. For further information, visit:
Only experience obtained by the closing date of this announcement will be considered.
Status candidates must meet time-in-grade requirements (52 weeks at the next lower grade level).
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
For Merit Promotion Applicants - If you meet the qualification requirements based on your online application and are found to be among the top candidates you will be referred to the selecting official for further review.
Once the application process is complete, a review of your resume and supporting documentation will be made and compared against your responses to the assessment questionnaire to determine if you are qualified for this job. The numeric rating you receive is based on your responses to the questionnaire. The score is a measure of the degree to which your background matches the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for this position. If, after reviewing your resume and or supporting documentation, a determination is made that you have inflated your qualifications and or experience, you may lose consideration for this position. Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your rating. All applicants' qualifications will be evaluated on the following competencies (knowledge, skills, abilities and other characteristics):
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT REQUEST COORDINATION
CASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM OPERATIONS
PROGRAM AND POLICY GUIDANCE
CASE DOCUMENT MANAGEMENT