Job Title: Supervisory Exhibit SpecialistJob Announcement Number: 14R-LG-299607-MPA-NZP
Agency: Smithsonian Institution
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/ Per Year
Tuesday, August 5, 2014 to
Monday, August 11, 2014
SERIES & GRADE:
Full-Time, Permanent -
FEW vacancies -
Washington DC, DC View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
The following Smithsonian Institution employees may apply: Current employees with Federal career/career-conditional status or eligibility.
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About the Agency
This position is located in the Division of Exhibits at the National Zoological Park (NZP). The employee is responsible for the coordination of all interpretive exhibits at NZP, including content development and coordination of internal and external designers and fabricators.
- Requires career/career-conditional status or eligibility.
- Males born after 12/31/59 must be registered with Selective Service.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:Back to top
Experience: You qualify for this position if you possess one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-12 level in the Federal Service or comparable pay band system. For this position Specialized experience is defined as reviewing and analyzing design and constructing documents, producing sketches, drawing and layouts; fabricating and installing structures, and leading a diverse workforce.
Part-time and/or unpaid experience related to this position will be considered to determine the total number of years and months of experience. Be sure to note the number of paid or unpaid hours worked each week.
Qualification requirements, including one year time-in-grade at the next lower grade level for promotion candidates, must be met within 30 days of the job announcement closing date.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Your application will be evaluated first for the basic qualifications described above. The applications that meet the basic qualifications will be evaluated further against the following criteria:
- Skill overseeing exhibits operations to include managing a production shop, managing designers and contents developers as well as managing the units budget, administration and personnel functions.
- Ability to lead and supervise a diverse exhibits staff.
- Ability to manage multiple exhibits projects.
- Ability to involve interdisciplinary approaches or cross-unit collaboration to design, construct and install exhibits.
Your resume and supporting documentation will be compared to your responses to the occupational questionnaire or other assessment tool for consistency. If a determination is made that you have rated yourself higher than is supported by your resume, you will be assigned a rating commensurate to your described experience. Your resume should provide detailed information regarding how your education and experience relate to this position, including the major duties and qualifications criteria listed. To preview questions please click here.