National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Department of Commerce
This position is located in the National Weather Service (NWS), Weather Forecast Office (WFO), with one vacancy in each listed location: Cheyenne, WY; St.
Charles, MO; Lincoln, IL; and Rapid City, SD.
Qualification requirements in the vacancy announcements are based on the U.S.
Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Qualification Standards Handbook, which contains federal qualification standards.
This handbook is available on the Office of Personnel Management's website located at: https://www.opm.gov/policyEDUCATION: There is no positive education requirement for this position.SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:Applicants must possess one year of specialized experience equivalent in difficulty and responsibility to the next lower grade level in the Federal Service.
Specialized experience is experience that has equipped the applicant with the particular competencies/knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position.
This experience need not have been in the federal government.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.To qualify at the GS-10 level:SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Applicants must possess one full year (52 weeks) of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-09in the Federal service.
Specialized experience MUST include all of the following: Assisting in installing, operating, and maintaining a wide range of electronic, electro-mechanical, data acquisition, communications equipment or computer systems; andnTesting field equipment.
To qualify at the GS-11 level:SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE: Applicants must possess one full year (52 weeks) of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-10 in the Federal service.
Specialized experience MUST include all of the following: Installing, operating, and maintaining a wide range of electronic, electro-mechanical, data acquisition, communications equipment or computer systems;nPlanning and conducting testing of field equipment; andnProviding technical support in the operation of complex computer systems.
Salary: 58K-85K Per Year
How to Apply
Please follow the application procedure at www.usajobs.gov for more info.
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