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    The selectee for this position will serve as a ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN for the DEPARTMENT OF THENAVY.

    THIS IS AN EXPEDITED HIRING AUTHORITY ANNOUNCEMENT. The Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) FY 2009 provides that the Secretary of Defense can designate acquisition positions as shortage positions and recruit and appoint highly qualified persons to these positions. This announcement is open to accept resumes from candidates interested in helping the Department of the Navy meet our mission requirements for the acquisition of systems, equipment and facilities.

    This public notice announcement is for anticipated vacancies to be filled under the Expedited Hiring Authority (EHA) for acquisition positions located at Department of Navy installations identified in this public notice. Positions may be filled as permanent, term, or temporary with a full-time or part-time work schedule. Pay will vary by geographic location. There may or may not be actual/projected vacancies at the time you submit your application. As such, Notices of Results (NORs) may or may not be sent to applicants who apply to this announcement. Please read this Public Notice in its entirety prior to submitting your application for consideration.

    Vacancies filled from this announcement may be filled at any grade level listed and in equivalent pay systems (e.g., NH, NJ, NK, etc.). Selectees may be appointed to a position with promotion potential (e.g. selected at the GS-5 grade with potential to the GS-11). If selected below the full performance level, incumbent may be noncompetitively promoted to the next higher grade level after meeting all regulatory requirements, and upon the recommendation of management. Promotion is neither implied nor guaranteed.

    Recruitment incentives may be authorized.

    Information on Temporary and Term Appointments:
    Temporary appointments may be extended up to 3 years at the discretion of management and in accordance with applicable regulations.
    Temporary actions taken under this announcement may be made permanent without further competition.
    Term appointments may be extended up to 6 years at the discretion of management and in accordance with applicable regulations. Additionally, selectees may be noncompetitively converted to permanent career-conditional or career appointments under specific conditions.
    Temporary or term positions may be terminated at any time before the established not-to-exceed date.

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    Responsibilities

    Duties and responsibilities vary and increase according to grade level. Successful selectees will perform duties such as:

    • You will perform technical engineering and scientific work researching and developing system and system components
    • You will apply the methods and techniques of engineering or architecture.
    • You will develop or evaluate new or modified systems making recommendations for maintenance or overhaul.
    • You will analyze and apply methods used in resolving to resolve technical problems in ship design, testing or construction.

    Positions may be subject to work an uncommon tour, including nights, weekends, and holidays to meet mission requirements. Overtime or night differential pay and/or unusual duty hours may be required.

    Positions may be eligible for part time, full time or ad-hoc telework at the discretion of management.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel requirements will vary. Travel from normal duty station to DONUS and OCONUS may be required and may include remote or isolated sites. Travel may be on military and commercial aircraft for extended periods of time.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    United States Citizens

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  • Job family (Series)

    0802 Engineering Technical

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/483590100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.