US Census Bureau Regional Technician in New York, New York
Announcement number: RCC2020NY-2019-0466
Temporary Promotion - Not-to-exceed (NTE) 09/30/2020-may be extended or terminated earlier at Management's discretion. At the conclusion, some employees may return to their position of record. Refer to "Clarification from the agency" section for additional information.
This position is located in the New York Regional Census Center in New York, NY. This position is responsible for providing technical operational assistance to one of the following operations: Decennial; Census Coverage Measurement (CCM); and Quality Assurance (QA) operations.
Relocation MAY be paid.
This is a NON-BARGAINING unit position.
Conditions of Employment
U.S. Citizen and 18 years or older to be hired.
Suitability/Background Investigation for Federal employment.
Registered for Selective Service if applicable. (www.sss.gov)
Time in grade requirement must be met by announcement closing date.
This is not a bargaining unit position.
Applicants must meet all qualification requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
NOTE: This position is advertised as an OPEN CONTINUOUS with 1 CUT-OFF date. Applicants that apply by the CUT-OFF date will be considered first. This announcement may close prior to the closing date. This announcement may also be extended if needed, and additional CUT-OFF dates may be set as requested by management. The first CUT-OFF date is March 28, 2019.
Applicants are responsible for insuring that the application submitted clearly indicates that they meet the qualifications listed below. To be eligible for this position, you must have the specialized experience, education, or a combination as indicated below.
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.
EXPERIENCE: You must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the grade 05 level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position include: experience with basic data collection procedures; experience providing assistance in training session scheduling; experience monitoring quality of work products.
EDUCATION: Successful completion of a full four year course of study leading to a bachelor’s degree in any area with Superior Academic Achievement or one full year of graduate education.
EXPERIENCE: You must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the grade 07 level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position includes: in addition to the grade 07 requirements listed above, experience identifying problems and making recommendations to senior staff and communicating with a variety of personnel within the assigned office; experience working with data collection projects.
EDUCATION: Successful completion of two full years of graduate education or a master's degree.
EXPERIENCE: You must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the grade 09 level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position includes:in addition to the grade 09 requirements listed above, experience in review and validation of administrative data in support of on going operations; experience performing under stringent time constraints and dealing effectively with a variety of people within and outside of the assigned office; experience with large scale information gathering projects or surveys.
EDUCATION: Successful completion of three full years of graduate education or the Ph.D.
EXPERIENCE: You must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the grade 11 level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position includes everything at lower grades listed above as well as: experience providing training and interpreting policies, procedures, precedents and directions directly related to program activities; experience providing direct program support to senior management; experience working in large scale surveys, data gathering projects or census related programs.
EDUCATION: No substitution of education for experience is permitted at the GG-12 level.
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