Federal Railroad Administration, Department of TransportationWashington, DC
This position is located in the Office of the Administrator, Federal Railroad Administration (FRA), in Washington, D.C.
You will serve as an integral member of the Administrator's team of advisors and maintain a close relationship with the Administrator and the Deputy Administrator.
You will represent the Administrator and Deputy Administrator and reflect their views, initiatives, personal and professional philosophies and goals during meetings, conferences, and other venues.
To meet the minimum qualifications for this position, you must meet the specialized experience qualifications for the grade at which you are requesting consideration.To qualify for the Grade 14, you must have at least one year of experience equal or equivalent to the GS-13, it must include: Experience advising or providing guidance to a member of Congress during program briefings, congressional hearings, committee meetings, mark-ups, or interviews.nExperience analyzing budgets and Congressional legislative proposals to effectively reconcile member’s priorities and organization’s mission.nExperience communicating with congressional staff about transportation policy to inform, explain, and respond to congressional actions.nExperience applying organizational requirements in order to effectively lead, motivate, and manage work teams.
Your experience must be fully supported by your resume.For all types of consideration, 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.For additional information about applying to Federal positions, please click on the following link: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-policies/#url=e4All applicants must meet all qualification requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
How to Apply
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