Job Overview

Summary

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.  http://www.usbr.gov. View our video titled "Traditions, Talent, and Teamwork" at:  http://www.usbr.gov/pmts/hr/video.

This position is being advertised concurrently under BR-DO-2013-093, for current federal employees serving under a competitive service career or career-conditional appointment or reinstatement eligible.  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 Accounting Technician.  You can make a difference in the West by processing payments for contracts, grants and cooperative agreements. Would you enjoy ensuring the efficient operation of Government facilities?  Responsibilities include; reconciliation of subsidiary accounts to the general ledger control accounts for un-liquidated obligations and accunts payable. Here is a great opportunity to join a great organization with excellent growth potential! You can progress from $37K to 41K in 1 year!  Year 1 - $37,463 (GS-6), Year 2 - $41,631 (GS-7),   Promotions to the next grade/salary level are neither guaranteed nor automatic, but based on supervisor initiation.

Duties

- Responsible for payments including contracts, grants, cooperative agreements, and miscellaneous payments and responsible for resolving issues and problems that occur.
- Serves as the point of contact for vendors inquiries and provides responses regarding the status of non-reimbursable and miscellaneous accounts.
- Identifies necessary corrective actions and makes the necessary changes to data in the   automated accounting system.
- Tracks inquiries to ensure payments were processed.