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    The incumbent serves as an Area Representative, an official agency representative and investigator in an assigned geographical location. The incumbent represent the agency providing liaison with the maritime industry/shipping public, and provides monitoring and investigative functions, and assesses industry conditions.

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    As an Area Representative you will:

    • Serve as an official agency representative and investigator in the assigned geographical area.
    • Monitor and investigate activities of ocean common carriers, ocean transportation intermediaries (OTIs), shippers, ports and terminals, and other persons to ensure compliance with the statutes and regulations administered by the Commission.
    • Explain Commission decisions and regulations, and provide interested parties with information related to Commission policies, procedures and activities.
    • Serve as an ombudsman, assisting parties in the informal resolution of disputes.
    • Collect, analyze, share and coordinate intelligence of commercial, competitive, and regulatory significance with other Area Representatives.
    The following are the duties of this position at the GS-14 grade level. If you are selected at a lower grade, you will have the opportunity to learn to perform all these duties, and will receive training to help you grow in this position.

    NOTE: Selectee(s) may be required to perform temporary duty (NTE 30-90 days) at the Washington, DC office for training before/after relocating to their permanent duty station.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/537147900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.