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    Summary

    Apply for this exciting position to support the CG missions of safeguarding our Nation's maritime interests in the heartland, in the ports, at sea, and around the globe.

    For over two centuries The U.S. Coast Guard has protected the maritime economy and the environment, we defend our maritime borders, and we save those in peril. This history has forged our character and purpose as America's Maritime Guardian - Always Ready for all hazards and all threats.

    The vacancy is being concurrently advertised under merit promotion procedures for status applicants under announcement 16-1453-WE-GP-M-R1. APPLICANTS WISHING TO BE CONSIDERED UNDER BOTH DELEGATED EXAMINING AND MERIT PROMOTION PROCEDURES MUST APPLY TO BOTH VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENTS. NOTE: YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS DELEGATED EXAMINING VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT WILL ONLY ALLOW CONSIDERATION FOR THIS ANNOUNCEMENT. WE CANNOT ELECTRONICALLY OR MANUALLY MOVE YOUR APPLICATION TO THE CONCURRENTLY ADVERTISED MERIT PROMOTION ANNOUNCEMENT. PLEASE ENSURE YOU ARE APPLYING UNDER THE CORRECT ANNOUNCEMENT.

    This position is located in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), U.S. Coast Guard, Pacific Area (PACAREA), District Eleven, Sector San Francisco, in San Francisco, CA.

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    Responsibilities

    The incumbent will serve as a Marine Inspector Training Officer (MITO), responsible for implementation and management of the unit's Marine Inspector/Port State Control Officer (MI/PSCO) training program, and serves as a Senior Marine Inspector (SMI) providing technical expertise and training leadership in the compliance duties of marine safety, vessel inspection, pollution prevention and vessel manning laws, regulations, treaties, and international conventions.

    Being a Coast Guard civilian makes you a valuable member of the Coast Guard team. Typical work assignments include:

    • Developing and maintaining written, unit-level MI/PSCO training program guidance and procedures in alignment with applicable Coast Guard District, Area and Headquarters-level directive.
    • Performing sufficient marine inspections and port state control examinations to maintain currency, and expertise at the subject matter expert (SME) level.
    • Setting qualification goals and timelines, and tracking trainee progress towards certification or recertification of MI/PSCO competencies.
    • Chairing the unit MI/PSCO Qualification Board. Recommending qualification of personnel to the unit's MI/PSCO certification authority.
    • Conducting technical reviews of vessel's plans, safety management systems and operating systems to determine compliance with regulations and applicable standards.
    • Instructing and conducting all inspections required on vessel navigation, intra-vessel communication, alarm, lifesaving, fire fighting, and pollution prevention systems.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - This position requires occasional travel.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    This vacancy is open to all U.S. Citizens and is being advertised under delegated examining procedures.

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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/436254600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.