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    This position is located in DHS/USCG, National Maritime Center, Mariner Training and Assessment Division, Martinsburg, WV.

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    The selectee serves as a maritime subject matter expert for all mariner credentialing examination requirements. The selectee supervises a team of subject matter experts in the analysis, development, maintenance, and production of all mariner knowledge examinations necessary to obtain and maintain a Merchant Mariner Credential.
    Being a CG civilian makes you a value member of the CG team. Typical work assignments includes:      

    • Providing leadership and direction for the Examination Branch and to other National Maritime Center staff as needed.

    • Evaluating and overseeing all aspects of merchant mariner examination activities, to achieve the effective and economical operation of this vital mariner program.

    • Planning, assigning, and reviewing work according to the capabilities and limitations of the staff.

    • Providing authoritative and explicating replies to other government agencies and the general public on all matters concerning the regulations, policy and other guidelines related to the NMC's management of merchant mariner examination records.

    • Reconciling contradictions, conflicts and inconsistencies in the handling and processing of merchant mariner examinations.

    • Developing, analyzing, evaluating and improving the effectiveness of work methods and procedures, organizations, budget, manpower utilization, distribution of work assignments, and management controls pertaining to branch activities.

    • Monitoring the effectiveness of applicable laws and regulations, and preparing recommendations for amendment, revision, or initiation based upon industry and Coast Guard needs.

    • Developing program policy, providing innovative methods and new approaches, and is a subject matter expert for the agency.

    • Implementing EEO policies and communicating support of theses EEO policies to subordinates.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional Travel is required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/557218100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.