Apply for this exciting position to support the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) missions of safeguarding our Nation's maritime interests in the heartland, in the ports, at sea, and around the globe.Learn more about this agency
For over two centuries the USCG 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 delegated examining procedures for non-status applicants under announcement 18-1662-SE-RD-D. APPLICANTS WHO WISH TO BE CONSIDERED UNDER BOTH DELEGATED EXAMINING AND MERIT PROMOTION PROCEDURES MUST APPLY TO BOTH VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENTS. NOTE: YOUR APPLICATION TO THIS MERIT PROMOTION VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT WILL ONLY ALLOW CONSIDERATION FOR THIS ANNOUNCEMENT. WE CANNOT ELECTRONICALLY OR MANUALLY MOVE YOUR APPLICATION TO THE CONCURRENTLY ADVERTISED DELEGATED EXAMINING ANNOUNCEMENT. PLEASE ENSURE YOU ARE APPLYING UNDER THE CORRECT ANNOUNCEMENT.
This position is located in DHS/USCG, National Maritime Center, Mariner Training and Assessment Division, Martinsburg, WV.
Any offers of employment made pursuant to this announcement will be consistent with all applicable authorities, including Presidential Memoranda, Executive Orders, interpretive U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) guidance, and Office of Management and Budget plans and policies concerning hiring. These authorities are subject to change.
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The selectee serves as a maritime subject matter expert for all "Engine" related maritime operations, training and qualifications. They are responsible for analyzing training subject matter requirements submitted for approval.
Being a CG civilian makes you a value member of the CG team. Typical work assignments includes:
- Independently evaluating the maritime technical subject matter competence of individuals.
- Analyzing training subject matter requirements submitted by the public for approval.
- Assisting in reviewing the content of draft policy and directives.
- Providing input on training and assessment requirements.
- Coordinating with the Branch Chief on the development, analysis, and evaluation, of work methods and procedures in order to improve the effectiveness of the Team with regards to organization, budget utilization, resource management, and distribution of workload.
- Preparing authoritative and explicit responses to Congressional, governmental agency, and public inquiries concerning training qualifications of merchant vessel personnel.
Occasional travel - Occasional Travel is required
Who May Apply
This job is open to…Merit Promotion, Status Candidates, Current Federal Employees, Former Federal Employees, Overseas Employees, Former Overseas Employees, CTAP, ICTAP, VEOA, 30% Disabled, Schedule A, Individuals with Disabilities, Military Spouses, Peace Corps, Americorps, Vista
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