Vacancy ID: 936388
OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincolns promise To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan by serving and honoring the men and women who are Americas Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) needs employees who possess the energy, compassion, and commitment to serve those who served our Country. Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of truly special and deserving people - our Veterans. VA professionals feel good about their careers and their ability to balance work and home life. VA offers generous paid time off and a variety of predictable and flexible scheduling opportunities. Working for VA is one of the most emotionally satisfying and professionally rewarding ways to dedicate the best within you to your Country's service.
If you are transitioning from the military or a Veteran already, we invite you to explore the benefits of continuing your career at the VA. The VA is committed to hiring Veterans.
The VA is much more than just another employer. It is an honorable, open and welcoming community of those who care. Gratitude is our motivation and service is our mission.
The VA has adopted Core Values and Characteristics that apply universally across the Department. The five Core Values define who we are, our culture, and how we care for Veterans, their families and other beneficiaries. The Values are Integrity, Commitment, Advocacy, Respect and Excellence (I CARE).
America's Veterans need you!
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Office of Construction & Facilities Management (CFM) is responsible for the
planning, design, and construction of all major construction projects greater
than $10 million. In addition, CFM acquires real property for use by VA
elements through the purchase of land and buildings, as well as long-term lease
acquisitions. Through the construction and real property programs, CFM delivers
to Veterans, high quality buildings, additions, large scale renovations, and
structural enhancements. CFM also manages facility sustainability, seismic
corrections, physical security, and historic preservation of VA's facilities.
Program Support Assistant you will:
Serve as the Office Manager and Administrative Assistant, managing the administrative workload and aspect of the office. Recieves visitors and telephone calls regarding construction related matters. Maintains records and a tracking system to ensure that deadline dates are fully met. Maintains records on points of contact in order to obtain input on related administrative matters pertaining to office related administrative needs. Serves as liaison on project and staff related information to CFM central office staff, Project Manager, representatives from the Architectural/Engineering firm, and outside administrative/clerical personnel.