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US Census Bureau Lead Census Field Manager in Queens, New York

Announcement number: RCC2020NY-2019-0826

Control number: 543950700

Appointment type

Term - This is a Time Limited Appointment, initial appointment is not to exceed (NTE) 09/30/2020. This appointment may be extended at Management's discretion.


Duty Station: This position is located at the Area Census Office(s) (ACO) in Queens, New York.

In order to be considered, all applicants must currently reside in the following New York county: Queens County, New York.

Relocation will not be paid.

The individual selected for this position will:

Directly supervises approximately 10-15 Census Field Supervisors and approximately 3-5 office support clerks.
Provides group and individual training, monitors daily assignments; provides advice and guidance to subordinate staff.
Maintains effective public relations with the community within the office boundaries, such as the local news media, community leaders and organizations, and local government officials.
Establishes an effective working relationship with traditionally hard to enumerate populations or with specific populations indigenous to the area within the office boundaries which incumbent is responsible for, including those with unique cultural community, religious, or other characteristic.
Assures that specific levels of quality and progress of field operations are being met through analysis of various computer generated reports and observation.
Reviews and analyzes cost, quality, and progress reports to assure operations are conducted within prescribed time/ allocations and quality and cost efficient standards.

Travel Required
50% or less - Position requires 25% local travel and 25% overnight travel.

Supervisory status

Promotion Potential

Conditions of Employment
U.S. citizen.
Suitability/Background Investigation for Federal employment.
Registered for Selective Service if applicable. (
Must be 18 years or older to be hired.
Trial period may be required
This is a non-bargaining unit position.
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.

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 July 12, 2019.

How to Apply: Your complete application, including required documents, must be received by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) on the closing date of this announcement.

To apply on-line, you must complete and submit an application by accessing the USAJOBS website at

If you have problems completing your online application, including problems submitting your supporting documents, please contact the Help Desk by email at or by phone at 866.656.6831. The help desk is available Monday—Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. ET.