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    Summary

    This position is located in the Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP). ODEP's mission is to develop and influence policies and practices that increase the number and quality of employment opportunities for people with disabilities.

    This position is inside the bargaining unit.

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    Responsibilities

    • Serves in a developmental capacity as a Policy Advisor on one of several formal policy teams within the Division of Policy Development responsible for performing routine policy and program analysis assignments to assist higher-level policy staff in providing recommendations relating to the employment of individuals with disabilities.
    • Accompanies supervisor and senior-level staff in consultations, meetings, and conferences with public and private constituents and experts, advocacy groups, DOL and other Federal agency officials, staff in State and local organizations to obtain information on disability employment issues; drafts summaries of meetings, relevant analysis, and policy recommendations for supervisory review.
    • Examines the effect of changes to various programs and systems, and the effect of proposed and adopted legislation on different levels of the services/systems available to individuals with disabilities, and drafts reports suitable to the assignment at hand for supervisory review.
    • Develops background and analytical reports on specific disability employment policy issues of concern to higher-level staff which identify and present opposing views without bias, evaluate policy options, and examine the consequences of various options.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12 - There is no obligation to provide future promotions if you are selected. Promotions are dependent on your ability to perform the duties at a higher level, meet all the performance requirements, and supervisor’s recommendation to the next grade.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/605905100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.