Department: Department Of Commerce
Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
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All qualified United States citizens.
NMFS is dedicated to stewardship of our nation's living marine resources, and the habitat on which they depend, through scientific research, management and enforcement. NMFS provides effective stewardship of these resources to benefit the nation, through domestic and international programs supporting coastal communities that depend upon them, while providing safe and healthy seafood to consumers and recreational opportunities for the public.
Come for the adventure and stay for the career! This position is located in the National Marine Fisheries Service, Alaska Regional Office. The Alaska Regional Office provides effective stewardship of marine resources through domestic and international programs supporting coastal communities. The Alaska Region oversees sustainable fisheries that produce about half the fish caught in U.S. waters, with responsibilities covering 842,000 square nautical miles off Alaska.
For more information on Alaska go to http://www.arh.noaa.gov/recruitment/
This position will be filled under the DOC Alternative Personnel System (CAPS). This system replaced the Federal GS pay plan and structure. Under CAPS, positions are classified by career, pay plan, and pay band. The ZS-3 is equivalent to the GS-05/06 levels. The ZA-4 is equivalent to the GS-07/08 levels. Salary Range: ZS-3: $36,032 - $49,562 or ZS-4: $42,368 - $60,995
In addition to the salaries listed above, there is a Cost of Living Allowance (COLA) for the Juneau, AK area in the amount of 5.57% for 2012, which is not subject to Federal income tax. This rate is subject to change for 2013.
This position is also being advertised as an Administrative Office Assistant, ZS-0303-3/4 under announcement NMFS-AKR-2013-0005 (status candidates). You must apply separately to each announcement to be considered for each announcement.
A one year probationary period may be required.
Payment of relocation expenses is not authorized.
This is a non-bargaining position.
- Must be a U.S. citizen.
- Suitable for Federal employment.
- Registered for Selective Service, if applicable (www.sss.gov)
- Qualification requirements must be met by closing date of announcement.
- Must be able to type at a minimum speed of 40 words per minute.
- Occasional travel; successful approval for Government purchase card.