Department: Department Of The Interior
Agency: Bureau of Reclamation
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All United States Citizens and Nationals.
Reclamation is a contemporary water management agency. Reclamation is best known for Hoover Dam on the Colorado River, Grand Coulee Dam on the Columbia River and Folsom Dam on the American River. Today we are the largest wholesaler of water in the country and the second largest producer of hydroelectric power in the western United States. Visit: www.usbr.gov
View our DVD titled "Traditions, Talent, and Teamwork" at: www.usbr.gov/pmts/hr/video
Position is being advertised concurrently under BR-GP-NK-13-06, for current Federal employees serving under competitive service career or career-conditional appointments, former Federal employees with reinstatment eligibility, VEOA eligible veterans or persons eligible for non-competitive appointment under special appointing authorities (such as 30% disabled veterans). If you are interested in applying under both announcement numbers, you must submit application packages for each.
Reclamation is seeking a career professional looking for an opportunity to capitalize on his/her expertise as a Facilities, Equipment and Services Technician. You can make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water demands while protecting the environment.
Would you enjoy ensuring the safe and efficient operation of Government facilities? Incumbent has primary responsibility for the routine physical operation and general maintenance of a dam. Responsibilities include scheduling, coordinating, operating and inspecting all electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic equipment; using the Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition System (SCADA) or local manual control to make water releases and gate changes; and serving as a team leader for work groups performing these activities.
Here is a great opportunity to join an organization with excellent growth potential!
Promotions to the next grade/salary level are neither guaranteed nor automatic, but based on supervisor initiation.
LOCATION: Great Plains Region, Nebraska-Kansas Area Office, Engineering and Infrastructure Services Division, Facility Maintenance Group, McCook, NE and Great Plains Region, Nebrask-Kansas Area Office, Engineering and Infrastructure Services Division, Facility Maintenance Group, Glen Elder, KS.
For living conditions go to: www.usbr.gov/gp/employment/living_conditions.pdf
Relocation expenses are authorized with the exception of the Guaranteed Home Sale Provision. First Post-of-Duty relocation expenses are authorized for new appointments and reinstatement eligibles. Additional vacancies may be filled from this vacancy announcement.
- U.S. Citizenship or National. Travel 4 nights per month. Valid State
- driver's license required. Submit a resume and supporting documentation
- (See How to Apply). Must meet specialized experience (See Qualifications).
- Suitable for Federal employment, determined by background investigation.
- For veterans consideration, submit document(s) under Required Documents.
- Pre-employment physical required. Must be available for on-call work.