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    This position is located in the Fabrication Shop, Smithsonian Exhibits (SIE), Smithsonian Instituition (SI). The employee coordinates and facilitates the day-to-day technical operations of the Fabrication Shop and monitors the shipping and receiving of materials and exhibitions.

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    • Establishes project deadlines and schedules, coordinates all phases of the Fabrication Shop’s production work, and oversees all projects’ timely and on-budget execution.
    • Provides instruction, transparency, and understanding of projects to staff in the fabrication shop. Serves as coach, facilitator and/or negotiator.
    • Works closely with SIE’s Director, Deputy Director, Chief of Production, supervisors, project managers, and other SI staff in all areas of exhibition design and production, with special focus on exhibit fabrication.
    • Interprets scopes and technical specifications for exhibit fabrication, preparing material takeoffs and managing purchasing schedules to facilitate a timely exhibit fabrication process.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

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    This position is open to all U.S. Citizens or U.S. Nationals (including Veterans recruitment). Excepted Service employees may also apply to this announcement.

    Note: Federal employees with permanent status or individuals eligible for special appointing authorities may also apply to Job Announcement #18R-JC-303516-MPA-SIE.

    More than one selection may be made from this announcement.

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    1010 Exhibits Specialist

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/491457700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.