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    This position is located in the National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS) with one vacancy in Silver Spring, Maryland.

    This position serves in the headquarters of NOAA’s Satellite and Information Service. The incumbent will join a dedicated, creative team that is working to expand access to vital earth observations and explain their critical role in the protection of US and global health, welfare, safety, and economic vitality.

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    As a Communications Specialist, you will perform the following duties:

    • Expand and strengthen the organization’s communications capacity in alignment with the needs of the stakeholders and the goals of the National Environmental Satellite, Data, and Information Service (NESDIS) Assistant Administrator. 
    • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with a range of stakeholders to include staff, federal agency officials, senior division and district leaders, program managers and subject matter experts in scientific and technical fields. 
    • Analyze and write products; recommend revisions to improve coherence, flow, clarity and consistency in overall message.
    • Work with scientists, policy experts, and others in the organization to solicit information to be used in content development.

    NOTE: Duties are at the full performance level of the ZA-3. The ZA-2 is developmental leading up to such performance.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Up to 10% domestic travel may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential

    3 - If you are selected for a position with further promotion potential, you may be non-competitively promoted if you perform successfully and if recommended by management.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/523343900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.