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Bureau of Reclamation Electrician in Canyon Ferry, Montana

Summary Reclamation is seeking a career professional looking for an opportunity to capitalize on their expertise as a Electrician. You can make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water demands while protecting the environment. Duty Location: Canyon Ferry, Montana Responsibilities The primary duties of this position are: Provides formal advertising and/or negotiated methods of contracting support and guidance to the Bureau/Agency customers and team members. Provides acquisition services by planning and negotiating complex purchases in supplies, systems, services, equipment, and/or construction. Performs contracting work through use of negotiation techniques. Prepares a written request for proposal, publicizes the requirement, issues the solicitation package, analyzes offers received, prepares negotiation positions, evaluates technical and cost proposals, negotiates cost, fee or profit as well as technical issues, and/or enters into a formal contract with the offeror. Monitors contractor performance in performing post-award administration and management of contracts. Monitors the completion scheduled requirements by the contract, ensuring timely submission of technical progress reports and taking appropriate action to expedite delivery or performance when required by mission changes. Requirements Conditions of Employment You must be a U.S. Citizen or U.S. National. You must be suitable for federal employment, determined by a background investigation. You must submit a resume and supporting documentation (see Required Documents). You must submit eligibility documents for veterans consideration (see Required Documents). You must meet any minimum education and/or experience requirements (see Qualifications). You will be required to obtain a successful pre-employment physical examination by a licensed physician certifying your ability to perform the duties of this position. A physical exam may not be required if a comparable agency approved examination was performed within the last 12 months. The cost of the exam will be reimbursed by the agency. Who May Apply: Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP)Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) Qualifications Your application materials must demonstrate sufficient experience and training to perform the duties of this position without more than normal supervision. Qualifications will be determined on the basis of information submitted within your resume and responses to the assessment questions. For information about qualifications for Federal Wage System positions please, visit OPM. Minimum qualifications for trades and labor positions are determined by evaluation of job elements. You must meet at least 2 points on the screen-out element(s) and obtain an average of at least 2 points on all of the job elements in order to be considered qualified for this position. 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. Time-In-Grade: Current career or career-conditional employees of the Federal government, or former career or career-conditional employees, who have a break in service of less than one year, are required to meet the time-in-grade restriction of one year of Federal experience at the next lower-grade, with few exceptions outlined in 5 CFR 300.603(b). Applicants eligible under the Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act (LMWFA) are not required to meet time-in-grade restrictions in order to be considered. You must meet all Eligibility and Qualification requirements, including time-in-grade restrictions and any selective placement factors if applicable, by 10/18/2021. Education This position does not allow substituting education for experience. Additional Information You may be required to serve an initial probationary period. Reclamation has determined that the duties of this position are suitable for telework and you may be allowed to telework with supervisory approval. DOI uses E-Verify to confirm the employment eligibility of all newly hired employees. To learn more about E-Verify, including applicant rights and responsibilities, please visit https://www.e-verify.gov/ This position is designated as a LOW RISK position. It requires a fully completed and favorably adjudicated SF85 Background Investigation (T1 or equivalent) that is current (within the last 5 years). This is a condition of employment. Male applicants born after December 31, 1959 must certify registration with the Selective Service System or that the applicant is exempt from having to do so under the Selective Service Law. Go to: https://www.sss.gov Additional vacancies may be filled using this job announcement.

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