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    If you are ready to begin your new career or are looking for a place to make an impact, what better place than the top ranked agency in the federal government? We are looking for the best and brightest to join our team of dedicated professionals here at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), where we are ranked in the top 5 in the Best Places to Work in the federal government rankings. 

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    Responsibilities

    Our employees gain valuable work experience that provides them with the career boost that they are seeking. We need people like you to help us move the industry forward and continue to shape the future of energy policy. Join us and help make a difference! The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's role is to oversee various aspects of the energy industry, including transmission of electricity, natural gas and oil. We also analyze proposals to build liquefied natural gas terminals and interstate natural gas pipelines and license hydropower projects. To help support the modernization of the electric system here in the U.S., we are focusing on issues associated with a smarter grid. 

    This position is located in the Office of Energy Policy and Innovation (OEPI) in the Division of Policy Development (Group 1).  OEPI provides strategic vision and leadership in the development of energy policy associated with electric and natural gas markets subject to the Commission's jurisdiction.

    Major duties include:

    • Supervising staff in carrying out the above referenced Division functions relative to generic reviews of Commission policies across the entire range of the Commission's regulatory responsibilities and related filings and applications of regulated companies.
    • Ensuring that resources are effectively managed, assignments are properly scheduled and prioritized, and conflicts in these areas are resolved so that the assigned responsibilities of the Group are met.
    • Oversee analysis and associated recommendation development on specific policy proposals, ensuring that they are supported by the Commission's enabling statutes. In addition, you will be required to have a thorough understanding of the case processing systems involved in tariffs, rates, and related filings and applications, as well as a comprehensive knowledge of the workings of the regulated industries and the statutes and Commission regulations, policies, and precedent.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Some travel may be required.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    15

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/521223300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.