Job Title:General Field Representative
Department:Department Of Agriculture
Agency:Rural Utility Service
Job Announcement Number:DEU-NO-2014-5014
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|$82,642.00 to $107,434.00 / Per Year|
|Thursday, August 7, 2014 to Monday, August 18, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full-Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy -
Spokane, WA View Map|
WHO MAY APPLY:
|US Citizens and Nationals; no prior Federal experience is required.|
|Q - Nonsensitive|
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development Agency serves rural communities throughout the country by investing in their communities through housing and utility infrastructure, by increasing economic opportunity, and by improving the quality of life for all rural Americans. Rural Development provides over 40 loan and grant programs in the Rural Housing and Community Facilities Services, Rural Business and Cooperative Services, and Rural Utilities Service. Rural Development supports a positive work environment and promotes diversity and inclusion for nearly 5,000 employees.
Rural Development is a dynamic organization recruiting for employees who possess the energy, compassion, and commitment to serve those in rural communities and will enjoy working in a fast paced and results driven organization. Our commitment is to expand economic opportunity and quality of life in all of rural America by providing financial programs to support essential public facilities and services such as water and sewer systems, housing, health clinics, emergency service facilities and electric and telephone service. Rural Development offers a friendly and professional working environment and such excellent benefits as: a generous salary, alternative work schedules, paid vacation and sick leave, paid holidays, retirement and supplemental savings plan, a wide array of health, dental, vision, and life insurance plans, flexible spending accounts, and long-term care insurance.
This position is located in the Southern Division, Assistant Administrator-Electric, Rural Development-Rural Utilities Services (RUS). You will serve as the General Field Representative (GFR) for an assigned geographical area and, as such, will be responsible for a full range of expert and authoritative guidance for RUS electric distribution, generation and transmission borrowers in the assigned territory.
This position is being concurrently announced under Merit Promotion procedures on DC-2014-0077. Disabled Veterans, candidates with 3 or more years of active duty military service, and candidates eligible for special hiring authorities can apply to the Merit Promotion announcement if they meet criteria for the above and include supporting documents.
This announcement may be used to fill additional or subsequent vacancies that are identified by the organization.
- 50% or Greater
- Extensive travel is required, sometimes overnight
- US Citizenship is required.
- Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959.
- A 1-year probationary period is required.
- Background investigation and/or fingerprint check is required.