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Resource Specialist

Company: Forest Service
Location: Montgomery
Posted on: July 15, 2019

Job Description:

Overview Open & closing dates 07/11/2019 to 07/24/2019 Service Competitive Pay scale & grade GS 9 - 11 Salary $51,440 to $80,912 per year Appointment type Permanent Work schedule Full-Time Location 1 vacancy in the following location: Montgomery, AL 1 vacancy Relocation expenses reimbursed Yes Entitlements for payment of basic moving expenses, as required and to the extent allowed by the Federal Travel Regulations (FTR) 302-3.101, are authorized for eligible applicants changing duty station when the change meets the distance tests as provided in FTR 302-1.1 and 302-2.6. In addition, the following relocation benefits are available: house hunting trip and temporary quarters. Telework eligible Yes as determined by agency policy Duties Summary This position is located on the National Forests in Alabama, Supervisor's Office, Engineering, Recreation, Lands, and Minerals Staff in Montgomery, Alabama. The incumbent is responsible for administering Forest and/or District Recreation Special Use authorizations, including large, complex cases. For additional information about the duties of this position, please contact Odell Sanders at ************** or by email at **********************. Learn more about this agency Responsibilities Duties listed are at the full performance level. Administers all aspects of the recreation special use program. Administers a variety of special use authorizations (permits, term permits, leases, and/or easements) for a variety of activities, including recreation residences, outfitter/guides, campground concessions, recreation events, communication uses, etc. Evaluates simple and complex special use proposals according to regulatory screening criteria. Contacts various publics, other governmental personnel, and Forest Service specialists, to conduct financial and technical capability determinations, and to determine compliance with forest plan direction. Coordinates National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) analysis. Provides technical advice on the appropriate authorities and fees for issuance of special use authorizations in accordance with policy, laws, regulations, and local conditions. Apprises forest staff and special use authorization holders of policy changes, audit requirements, and fee adjustments. Keeps special use authorization holders, applicants, and concerned publics informed of Forest Service regulations, restrictions, time frames, and resource management practices. Processes special use authorization renewals, terminations, revocations, or suspensions as appropriate. Some of these cases may be complex and/or controversial. Proposes budgets and work plans based on known and anticipated workloads. Based on annual budget, prepares and schedules actual funding and personnel to accomplish agreed work priorities and to meet target deadlines. Conducts on-the-ground program reviews of special use programs and individual authorizations for compliance with Forest Service policy, terms, and conditions. Travel Required Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel with overnight lodging may be required for meetings, training, workshops, and field/site visits. Supervisory status No Promotion Potential 11 Requirements Conditions of Employment Must be a U.S. Citizen or National. Males born after 12/31/1959 must be Selective Service registered or exempt. Subject to satisfactory adjudication of background investigation and/or fingerprint check. Successful completion of one year probationary period, unless previously served. Per Public Law 104-134 all Federal employees are required to have federal payments made by direct deposit to their financial institution. Successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit ************ Qualifications In order to qualify, you must meet the eligibility and qualifications requirements as defined below by the closing date of the announcement. For more information on the qualifications for this position, visit the Office of Personnel Management's General Schedule Qualification Standards. Your application and resume must clearly show that you possess the experience requirements. Transcripts must be provided for qualifications based on education. Provide course descriptions as necessary. Specialized Experience Requirement: For the GS-09: You must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-07 in the Federal service; OR a master's or equivalent graduate degree or 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree or LL.B. or J.D., if related; OR an appropriate combination of specialized experience and education (only graduate education in excess of 18 semester hours may be used to qualify applicants for this grade level). The education must have been obtained in an accredited college or university and demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to do the work. Examples of specialized experience are: Assisted with a variety of special use authorizations including recreation residences, outfitter/guides, campground concessions, recreation events, communication uses, etc. Conducted simple National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) analyses for special uses, following NEPA guidelines and requirements to develop appropriate environmental documents. Created and issued special use billings and tracked payment. Conducted special use inspections and compliance reviews. For the GS-11: You must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-09 in the Federal service; OR a Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree or 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree or LL.M., if related; OR an appropriate combination of specialized experience and graduate level education (beyond what is required for a master's degree, i.e., more than 36 semester hours leading to a Ph.D.). Examples of specialized experience are: Administers a variety of special use authorizations including recreation residences, outfitter/guides, campground concessions, recreation events, communication uses, etc.; Assists in the development of budgets and work plans; Coordinates National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) analyses for special uses, following NEPA guidelines and requirements to develop appropriate environmental documents; Created and issued special use billings and tracked payment; Conducted special use inspections and compliance reviews. 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 REQUIREMENT: If you are a current federal employee in the General Schedule (GS) pay plan and applying for a promotion opportunity, you must meet time-in-grade (TIG) requirements of 52 weeks of service at the next lower grade level in the normal line of progression for the position being filled. This requirement must be met by the closing date of this announcement. Education Additional information Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP), Reemployment Priority List (RPL) or Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP): To exercise selection priority for this vacancy, CTAP/RPL/ICTAP candidates must meet the basic eligibility requirements and all selective factors. CTAP/ICTAP candidates must be rated and determined to be well qualified (or above) based on an evaluation of the competencies listed in the How You Will Be Evaluated section. When assessed through a score-based category rating method, CTAP/ICTAP applicants must receive a rating of at least 85 out of a possible 100. Veterans who are preference eligible or who have been separated from the armed forces under honorable conditions after three years or more of continuous active service are eligible for consideration under the Veteran's Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA). Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act (LMWFA) provides current or former temporary or term employees of federal land management agencies opportunity to compete for permanent competitive service positions. Individuals must have more than 24 months of service without a break between appointments of two or more years. Service must be in the competitive service and have been at a successful level of performance or better. Part-time and intermittent service will be credited only for time actually worked. Non-pay status (such as LWOP) is credited for up to six months in a calendar year; anything beyond six months is not credited. Applicants are responsible for providing sufficient information/documentation to determine if the 24 month criteria is met. Farm Service Agency (FSA) County Employees: Permanent County employees without prior Federal tenure who are selected for a Civil Service position under Public Law 105-277 will be given a career-conditional appointment and must serve a 1-year probationary period. For more information on applying under special hiring authorities such as the Veteran's Recruitment Act (VRA), 30 percent disabled veterans, certain military spouses, Schedule A Disabled, etc., explore the different Hiring Paths on the USAJOBS website Selectee will be responsible for tax obligations related to payments for moving expenses - 2017 Tax Cuts and Job Act, Public Law 115-97. Questions should be directed to the Travel help Desk, ************, Option 1, or email *****************. This is a bargaining unit position represented by the National Federation of Federal Employees, IAMAW. Government Housing is not available Daycare facilities are not available This position is eligible for telework and other flexible work arrangements. Read more How You Will Be Evaluated You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above. You will be evaluated based on your qualifications for this position as evidenced by the experience, education, and training you described in your application package, as well as the responses to the Assessment Questionnaire to determine the degree to which you possess the competencies listed below: Planning and Evaluating Public Planning Technical Competence Your application, including the online Assessment Questionnaire, will be reviewed to determine if you meet (a) minimum qualification requirements and (b) the resume supports the answers provided to the job-specific questions. Your resume must clearly support your responses to all the questions addressing experience and education relevant to this position. If you meet the qualification requirements and are determined to be among the best qualified, you will be referred to the hiring manager for consideration. Noncompetitive candidates and applicants under some special hiring authorities must meet minimum qualifications to be referred. Note: If, after reviewing your resume and/or supporting documentation, a determination is made that you inflated your qualifications and or experience, your rating may be lowered to more accurately reflect the submitted documentation. Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your rating. Providing inaccurate information on Federal documents could be grounds for non-selection or disciplinary action. To view the application form, visit: ******************************************************** Read more Background checks and security clearance Security clearance Not Required Drug test required No

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