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    Summary

    This position is part of the Defense Threat Reduction Agency.

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    Responsibilities

    As a RESEARCH SUPPORT SPECIALIST at the GS-0301-9 some of your typical work assignments may include:

    • Serves as the Research Support Specialist Department administrator of the Defense Travel System (DTS) and the Defense Agencies Initiative (DAI) civilian time and time and attendance system.
    • Independently develops procedures and practices in assigned administrative areas by researching prior publications, and regulations, and recommending changes.
    • Prepares a variety of reports documenting findings and recommendations.
    • Interprets instructions and similar material and determines the extent to which Research Development Chemical Biological (RDCB) policy and operations are affected, develops courses of action, and advises operating officials.
    • Provides administrative support as required to senior departmental staff in preparation of products related to workforce development, training, manpower, awards and recognition, recruitment actions, and strategic workforce planning.
    • Makes travel arrangements for supervisor and office staff, as assigned.
    • Assists in the preparation of travel orders and itineraries, makes reservations for transportation, accommodations and rental vehicles, and arranges for required security access.
    • Establishes and maintains a variety of administrative and mission files, and assists the supervisor and office staff in maintaining files, as requested.
    • Serves as Research Support Specialist Government Purchase Cardholder and manages the related record keeping and reconciling functions.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    9

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