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    Located in the Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO), Operations Directorate (OPS), Office of Safety, Health and Environmental Management (SHEM), and is assigned to the Technical Operations Support (TOS) Staff.  Evaluates and assists posts and headquarters organizations in policy and program interpretation and implementation for the purpose of long term integration of these requirements into operations that protect both DOS and other Federal Agency personnel.

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    • The incumbent of the GS-12 position performs essentially the same duties as those described at the GS-13 below, under closer supervision and with decreased level of complexity.
    • Prepares reports and makes recommendations to guide post actions towards hazard abatement using innovative problem solving skills that account for unique technical and cultural aspects, logistical challenges, and economic constraints.
    • Plans, organizes, administers and conducts a scheduled series of comprehensive technical, programmatic and operational oversight assessments.
    • Tracks, monitors, reviews, modifies, and approves or disapproves post health, safety, and environmental implementation plans and projects.
    • Educates personnel at all staffing levels and their families on SHEM matters to ensure understanding of the basis and criticality of SHEM program implementation, along with education on identifying and eliminating or controlling risk

    Travel Required

    50% or less - Overseas travel required. Travel required is typically less than 35%, but no more than 50% of the time.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0690 Industrial Hygiene

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