Telecommunications Specialist, GS-0391-12/13

Posted on Apr 24, 2020

U.S. Coast Guard, Department of Homeland Security

Washington, DC

This position is located in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), United States Coast Guard (USCG), Deputy Commandant for Operations, Assistant Commandant for Capabilities, Office of C51 Capabilities, Commandant (CG-7611),Washington, DC.

To qualify for the GS-12, applicants must possessone full year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-11 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 and is typically in or related to the work of the position to be filled.nSpecialized experience includes: Using maritime communications electronic systems equipment;nDeveloping telecommunications policies and/or programs; andnAssisting in acquisition of communications equipment by drafting request for proposals, generating requirements, and reviewing technical proposals against requirements.

To qualify for the GS-13, applicants must possessone full year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-12 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 and is typically in or related to the work of the position to be filled.Specialized experience includes: Assisting in acquisition of communications equipment by drafting request for proposals, generating requirements, and reviewing technical proposals against requirements;nUsing maritime communications electronic systems equipment; andnReviewing requirements documentation regarding communications capabilities and providing feedback to improve interoperability.

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.The Office of Personnel management (OPM) must authorize employment offers made to current or former political appointees.

If you are currently, or have been within the last 5 years, a political Schedule A, Schedule, C, Non-career SES or Presidential Appointee employee in the Executive Branch, you must disclose this information to the Human Resources Office.

How to Apply

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


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