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Physical Scientist, DR-1301-2/3/4

Air Force Civilian Service Edwards Afb, CA
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Job Description

Duties

MAJOR DUTIES: 1301 - General Physical Science Series:  A Physical Scientist could have duties which includes involve professional work in the physical sciences. The duties could also include work in a combination of physical science fields.  

Qualifications

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE:  At least one (1) year of specialized experience at the next lower pay band or equivalent.  Specialized experience must include experience that equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position, and that is typically in or related to the work of the position to be filled. To be creditable, specialized experience must have been equivalent to at least the next lower grade level in the normal line of progression for the occupation in the organization and as described in the MAJOR DUTIES section.

To view qualifying education requirements and/or combination of education and specialized experience click on the following link:

http://www.opm.gov/qualifications/Standards/group-stds/gs-prof.asp

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Click on the following link to view occupational requirements for this position:

http://www.opm.gov/qualifications/Standards/IORs/gs1300/1301.htm

PART-TIME OR UNPAID EXPERIENCE: Credit will be given for appropriate unpaid and or part-time work.  You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week.

ARE YOU USING YOUR EDUCATION TO QUALIFY? You MUST provide transcripts to support your educational claims.  Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. FOREIGN EDUCATION SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONS:  Click here

CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT/OTHER SIGNIFICANT FACTS:

§  The employee must meet the Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) requirements applicable to the duties of the position.

§  Employee is expected to meet Continuing Acquisition Education requirements. 

§  The work may require the employee to occasionally travel away from the normal duty station via military or commercial aircraft.  

§  This may/may not be a Testing Designated Position.  The incumbent may be subject to pre-employment drug testing as a condition of employment, and participateion in random drug testing.

§  Employee may be required to work overtime; other than normal duty hours, which may include evenings, weekends, and/or holidays.

§  The selectee may be required to complete a Confidential Financial Disclosure Report (OGE 450), prior to entering on duty and annually thereafter.   A 1-year supervisory probationary period is required, if applicable. All newly-assigned first-level supervisors are required to complete Mandatory Supervisory Training (MST) within 120-days of assignment.

BENEFITS

Benefits of Working for the Federal Government - Click here for an overview of the benefits currently offered to Federal employees.

Current Federal Civilian employees may apply for temporary and term positions and if selected, a break in service of more than three (3) calendar days may be required prior to appointment to the position.

Internal applicants will require a new appointment.  


Other Information

Males born after 31 December 1959 must be registered or exempt from Selective Service. For additional information, click here.

Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP): For information on how to apply as an ICTAP eligible click here

Reemployment Annuitant: Applicants in receipt of an annuity based on civilian employment in the Federal Service are subject to the DoD Policy on The Employment of Annuitants.   Click here for more information.

Current Federal Civilian employees may apply for temporary and term positions and if selected, a break in service of more than three (3) calendar days may be required prior to appointment to the position.

Internal applicants will require a new appointment.

It is the policy of the Government not to deny employment simply because an individual has been unemployed or has had financial difficulties that have arisen through no fault of the individual.  Information about an individuals employment experience will be used only to determine the persons qualifications and to assess his or her relative level of knowledge, skills, and abilities.  Although an individuals personal conduct may be relevant in any employment decision, including conduct during periods of unemployment or evidence of dishonesty in handling financial matters, financial difficulty that has arisen through no fault of the individual will generally not itself be the basis of an unfavorable suitability or fitness determination.  

Job Details

Date Posted August 4, 2017
Date Closes September 3, 2017
Requisition 461578700
Located In Edwards afb, CA
SOC Category 00-0000.00
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