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    Are you an Statistical Assistant professional looking for a position in the Federal workforce? Do you have a passion for the collection and processing of data? Do you want to be part of an important aspect of the Federal Government, helping with exciting and groundbreaking incentives? If you answered "yes" to these questions, then this is the job for you! Come join the USGS and start doing the job you've always dreamed of!

    Why Is It Great To Work For The USGS?
    Embark on an exciting future! From the peaks of the highest mountains to the depths of the deepest seas, the U.S. Geological Survey has career opportunities that make a difference in both the lives of others and in the environment. Would you like to join the more than 10,000 scientists, technicians, and support staff of the USGS who are working in more than 400 locations throughout the United States? Apply today! As the Nation's largest water, earth, and biological science and civilian mapping agency, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) collects, monitors, analyzes, and provides scientific understanding about natural resource conditions, issues, and problems. The diversity of our scientific expertise enables us to carry out large-scale, multi-disciplinary investigations and provide impartial, timely, and relevant scientific information to resource managers, planners, and other customers related to: the health of our ecosystems and environment; natural hazards that threaten us; natural resources we rely on, and; the impact of climate and land-use changes. For more information about the USGS please visit http://www.usgs.gov

    What General Information Do I Need To Know About This Position?

    This position is under a bargaining unit.

    Salary: $37,113 (Step 01) to $48,249 (Step 10); NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Government are typically hired at the Step 01.

    This position is being advertised concurrently for U.S. citizens with the announcement: RES-2018-0197

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    Responsibilities

    As a Statistical Assistant within the National Minerals Information Center (NMIC), some of your specific duties will include:

    • Performs data collection and survey processing activities.
    • Reviews aggregated information to evaluate the quality and completeness of data in a timely manner.
    • Performs data conversions to review calculations and averages to ensure publishable data.
    • Utilizes various databases and software packages for data entry and retrieval to generate tables.
    • Communicates with internal and external customers.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    07

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Current or former Federal employees with permanent competitive status; OR individuals eligible under a special or noncompetitive appointing authority (e.g., VRA, disabled, eligible Pathways Intern within conversion period, former Intern noncompetitively converted to a term appt, Returning Peace Corps Volunteer, etc.). Veterans with preference or have been separated from the armed forces under honorable conditions after approx 3yrs or more of continuous active service. Addtl info: VetGuide.

    Questions? This job is open to 4 groups.

  • Job family (Series)

    1531 Statistical Assistant

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/507546500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.