Job Overview


About the Agency

Position is being advertised concurrently under BR-PN-VA-GC-14-102 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 has determined that the duties of this position are suitable for telework only during an emergency or natural disaster.

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

The career ladder promotion potential of this position is the GS-12 level. However, this position may be filled at a lower grade. If so, when and if it is determined that a subsequent promotion is warranted, it may be made without further competition. Promotion up to and including the GS-12 level is neither guaranteed nor automatic.

Location – Grand Coulee, WA.

Additional vacancies may be filled from this vacancy announcement.


The incumbent provides advice and guidance to Grand Coulee Power Office (GCPO) officials on Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) IT Security reporting status, North American Electric Reliability Corporation and Western Electricity Coordinating Council (WECC) Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) compliance efforts. The Scope of responsibilities includes the General Support Systems as well as two distinct Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems and a physical security system. The GCPO also controls the Hungry Horse Field Office (HHFO) in Montana, located near Columbia Falls, and use of the title GCPO assumes the inclusion those facilities.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Occasional travel may be required.

Relocation Authorized

  • Yes
  • Relocation expenses are authorized with the exception of the Guaranteed Home Sale Provision. First-post-of-Duty relocation expenses are authorized for new appointment or reinstatement eligibles.