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.  Visit: http://www.usbr.gov.

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

Position is being advertised concurrently under BR-LC-13-39, for status applicants.  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 an Accountant.  You can make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water demands while protecting the environment. 

Here is a great opportunity to join a great organization with excellent growth potential! 

LOCATION: Lower Colorado Region, Regional Office, Financial Management Office, Boulder City, NV.

Boulder City is a short drive from the Las Vegas Metropolitan area. For living conditions visit:
Boulder City, NV: http://www.bcnv.org
Henderson, NV: http://www.hendersonchamber.com/
Las Vegas, NV: http://www.lvchamber.com/ 

Relocation expenses are not authorized.

Additional vacancies may be filled from this vacancy announcement.

Duties

-Performs special analyses pertaining to difficult or unusual accounting issues. 
-Resolves questions or problems by implementing solutions or presenting recommended solutions to supervisor. 
-Advises program managers as to the proper accounting treatment of matters within their responsibility.  Such matters include contracts, agreements, audits and day-to-day accounting work.   
-Prepares complex financial statements in accordance with General Accepted Accounting Principals (GAAP).
-Handles day-to-day issues relating to cash management and internal controls.  Addresses the efficiency and economy with which funds are obligated, transferred, controlled, and reported. 
-Manages operations that track large and diversified revenue projects and cost reimbursement projects. 
-Participates in and performs audits and financial reviews of projects and grant programs to monitor their use of Federal funds which requires use of analytical review and judgmental techniques.