Job Overview

Summary

Do you want to work for an exciting educational organization, with the children of our dedicated U.S. Military members?  Our mission is to provide an exemplary education that inspires and prepares all students for success in a dynamic, global environment.  Come work for the Department of Defense Education Activity, Domestic Dependent Elementary and Secondary Schools at Ramey (Aguadilla), Puerto Rico!

The Department of Defense Domestic Dependent Elementary and Secondary Schools (DDESS) is currently accepting applications under examining authority of 10 U.S.C., Section 2164.  Duties include word processing, and may also include other software, such as spreadsheets, electronic mail, calendar, databases, graphics, desktop publishing and similar packages. The work requires knowledge of general office automation software and is performed on a microcomputer or mainframe network. A qualified (40 wpm) typist is required. You must self certify your typing speed on your resume; applicants not addressing typing speed will not be considered.

This is an Excepted Service Position. 

The first position to be hired will be a Full-time, year round, 40 hours per week position; future position schedules may differ.

No moving/transportation expenses are authorized.
·You must answer ALL  Suitability Questions in the Vacancy Questionnaire, numbers 3-11 with a yes or no.  Failure to answer ALL Suitability Questions and provide applicable explanations, will result in your application being considered incomplete and you will not be consideration for the vacancy.

Duties

Uses the full range of functions, including advanced processes, of one or more word processing software and/or desktop publishing applications to produce a variety of documents. May also use various functions of other software types such as calendars, electronic mail, spreadsheets, or graphics. Plans and carries out assignments with considerable independence. Performs systems maintenance functions for electronic mail systems, following established procedures. Provides clerical support to ensure efficient assessor office operations. Performs a variety of receptionist and other clerical and administrative functions, using judgment to answer recurring questions, resolve problems, and control and restrict personal information to those who need to know. Performs a broad range of duties using one or more database software programs to include the special education software programs. Plans and carries out assignments with considerable independence. Performs a broad range of duties using one or more spreadsheet software programs. Plans and carries out assignments with considerable independence.