Administrative Assistant


Posted on Sep 15, 2020

Transportation Security Administration, Department of Homeland Security

Houston, TX

Securing Travel, Protecting People - At the Transportation Security Administration, you will serve in a high-stakes environment to safeguard the American way of life.

In cities across the country, you would secure airports, seaports, railroads, highways, and/or public transit systems, thus protecting America's transportation infrastructure and ensuring freedom of movement for people and commerce.

For additional information about our agency please: Click Here To qualify at the SV-E Pay Band, (equivalent to GS-7/8) you must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the SV-D or GS-6 in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private sector.

Specialized experience is defined as experience that has equipped you with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities required to successfully perform the duties of this position.

Such experience includes providing payroll support, AND applying knowledge of at least two (2) of the following:Identifying payroll issues related to time and attendance, pay, and leave;Interacting with staff to exchange information;Preparing, reviewing and modifying documents, letters, memos or reports using word processing software;Compiling, tracking and analyzing data;Developing charts and tables for reports and briefings; ORCoordinating travel and preparing travel orders and vouchers;National Service Experience (i.e., volunteer experience): Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social).

Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.

You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.Note: Credit for experience is given based on a 40-hour workweek.

Part-time experience is credited on a part-time ratio, i.e., working 20 hours per week for two months equals one month of experience.

No additional credit is given for overtime.

How to Apply

Follow the application procedure at www.usajobs.gov for more info.


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