Serves as a Program Manager for the Eight billion dollar Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Program (CERP). Provides guidance and oversight to the Major Subordinate Command program development, defense, and execution. Interfaces both internally and externally to assure that the corporate effort will result in quality projects on time and at a reasonable cost. Reviews and analyzes study and project priorities for planning, engineering, and construction schedules. Defends results of program development, analysis, and presents rationale for decisions made. Responds to a variety of questions from Legislative and Executive Offices. Manages and participates in the preparation of supporting data, justifications, testimony, information papers, speeches, and briefings. Reviews Congressional hearing transcripts of testimony for compliance with Corps policy. Manages the distribution and utilization of appropriated funds. Provides oversight of the program execution. Evaluates and approves reprogramming of resources.
In order to qualify, you must meet the education and/or experience requirements described below. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document.
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). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
To qualify based on your experience, your resume must describe at least one year of experience which prepared you to do the work in this job. Specialized experience is defined as: Provides guidance and oversight to the Command program development, defense, and execution. Manages the distribution and utilization of appropriated funds.
This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-14).
Time in Grade Requirement: Applicants who have held a General Schedule (GS) position within the last 52 weeks must have 52 weeks of Federal service at the next lower grade (or equivalent).
Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. For this job, you must meet the qualification requirement using experience alone--no substitution of education for experience is permitted.
Other Requirements: Click here for expanded definitions. Male applicants born after December 31, 1959 must complete a Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service Registration. You will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship. Two year trial/probationary period may be required. Direct Deposit of Pay is Required. Must satisfactorily complete a medical examination. 75% or Greater Business Travel in various locations throughout the U.S.
The Department of Defense offers an excellent benefits program. In addition to your take-home pay, your comprehensive compensation/benefits package will include most of the benefits described in the USAJOBS Resource Center.
Other InformationSelection is subject to restrictions resulting from Department of Defense referral system for displaced employees. If you have retired from federal service and you are interested in employment as a reemployed annuitant, see the information in the Reemployed Annuitant information sheet. Multiple positions may be filled from this announcement.