Do you desire to protect American interests and secure our Nation while building a meaningful and rewarding career? If so, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling. DHS components work collectively to prevent terrorism, secure borders, enforce and administer immigration laws, safeguard cyberspace and ensure resilience to disasters. The vitality and magnitude of this mission is achieved by a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations. Make an impact; join DHS.
Apply for this exciting position to support the CG missions of safeguarding our Nation's maritime interests in the heartland, in the ports, at sea, and around the globe.
For over two centuries the The U.S. Coast Guard has protected the maritime economy and the environment, we defend our maritime borders, and we save those in peril. This history has forged our character and purpose as America's Maritime Guardian - Always Ready for all hazards and all threats.
The vacancy is being concurrently advertised under merit promotion procedures for status applicants under announcement 13-1638-HQ-CP-M. APPLICANTS WISHING TO BE CONSIDERED UNDER BOTH DELEGATED EXAMINING AND MERIT PROMOTION PROCEDURES MUST APPLY TO BOTH VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENTS.
NOTE: YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS DELEGATED EXAMINING VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT WILL ONLY ALLOW CONSIDERATION FOR THIS ANNOUNCEMENT. WE CANNOT ELECTRONICALLY OR MANUALLY MOVE YOUR APPLICATION TO THE CONCURRENTLY ADVERTISED MERIT PROMOTION ANNOUNCEMENT. PLEASE ENSURE YOU ARE APPLYING UNDER THE CORRECT ANNOUNCEMENT.
This position is located in Department of Homeland Security, United States Coast Guard, Office of Leadership and Professional Development, Washington, DC.
Note: Currently this position is located at 1900 Half Street, SW, Washington, DC. In the Summer of 2013, this position will relocate to new facilities being constructed at the historic St. Elizabeth's west campus located at 2701 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE, Washington DC 20020. The historic campus is currently under renovation and will eventually serve as the new DHS Consolidated Headquarters Campus. Information on this new site can be found on the Coast Guard web page at http://www.uscg.mil/stelizabeths, and at GSA's web site http://www.stelizabethsdevelopment.com.
This role provides assistance to civilian employees maximizing their leadership and professional development potential and in managing and supporting the Coast Guard-wide leadership and professional development program.
Being a Coast Guard civilian makes you a valuable member of the Coast Guard team. Typical work assignments include:
- Monitors program activities to extract and summarize program data, identify and analyze trends, and write sections of program status reports.
- Reviews and interprets directives, instructions, regulations, and delegations of authority for potential impact on program objectives, operating policies, work operations, and progress.
- Develops sections of workload status reports that represent analytical findings in terms of cost, human resources and workload accomplishment for professional development initiatives.
- Participates in developing and carrying out program surveys, audits, and analyses of current or projected professional development training programs for actual or potential effectiveness in achieving planned goals and objectives.
- Performs routine tasks in conducting program analyses and studies evaluating operating programs.