Job Overview

Summary

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 13-1141-HQ-TE-M-R1.  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 the Deputy Commandant for Operations, Director of Operations Resource Management, Office of Performance Management & Assessment, Performance Integration Division, CG-DCO-811, Washington, DC.

 

Note:  Currently this position is located at 2100 Second Street, SW, Washington, DC.  In the Summer of 2013, this position will relocate to new facilities being constructed at the historic St. Elizabeths 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.

Duties

This position is located in the Deputy Commandant for Operations, Director of Operations Resource Management, Office of Performance Management & Assessment, Performance Integration Division, CG-DCO-811.  The primary purpose of the position is to correct deficiencies in or improve the performance of enterprise-wide systems, processes, or operations through the application mathematical and statistical modelling techniques that provide understanding of the strategic risks and resource allocations associated with CG operations. 

 

Being a Coast Guard civilian makes you a valuable member of the Coast Guard team. Typical work assignments include:

 

- Serving as the Coast Guard expert on mission performance assessment, analysis and evaluation of enterprise wide program performance data.

- Analyzing and evaluating the capture and reporting of the enterprise-wide performance data to ensure the data is appropriate for the development of advanced mathematical or statistical models.

- Working closely with the mission program managers to develop quantitative measures that assess performance, identify performance gaps, and measures.

- Assisting mission program managers with performance data collection, metric development and manager requests for modeling and simulation.

- Assisting and facilitating any protocol development as appropriate to measure and make determinations if adjustments or changes in objectives or emphasis are needed in organization functions.

- Coordinating and administering the National Maritime Strategic Risk Assessment (NMSRA), the enterprise level quantitative risk analysis of the Coast Guard's response efforts.

- Using insurance risk models or other risk assessment tools to conduct probability studies on risk profiles.

- Coordinating risk based performance planning and resource management activities across the 11 statutory missions.

- Providing program and financial information to Coast Guard leadership responsible for reporting to external entities and supports compliance with the requirements of the Government Performance and Results Act by preparing reports and statements that address performance measurements.

- Researching and drafting reports or other working documents on complex programs issues involving problem solutions or system improvement.