Supervisory Criminal Investigator (Group Supervisor)

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives - Department of Justice

To qualify for the position of Supervisory Criminal Investigator (Group Supervisor), GS-1811-14, candidates MUST have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade level, GS-13. Specialized experience is demonstrated experience, which has equipped the applicant with the particular knowledge, skills and abilities to perform successfully the duties of this position. Experience must be in the normal line of progression or must be related to the work of the position advertised and must be reflected in resume. Specialized experience includes: Providing accurate information and guidance regarding procedures (i.e. arrest and processing; arrest principles); and handling of evidence and dangerous material; and Applying relevant laws, regulations and policies to investigative resources and techniques (i.e., ATF Giglio Policy); and Providing leadership to others such as work-groups, teams or special projects; and Communicating orally and in writing (i.e., reports and briefings); and Negotiating and collaborating with others (i.e., interacting with other law enforcement agency (state, local or federal). Please do not cut and paste the position description, specialized experience, or occupational assessment questionnaire from this announcement into your resume, as this will not be considered a demonstration of your qualifications for this position. The Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) provides eligible surplus and displaced competitive service employees in the Department of Justice with selection priority over other candidates for competitive service vacancies. If your Department of Justice component has notified you in writing that you are a surplus or displaced employee eligible for CTAP consideration, you may receive selection priority if: 1) this vacancy is within your CTAP eligibility, 2) you apply under the instructions in this announcement, and 3) you are found well-qualified for this vacancy. To be well qualified, you must satisfy all qualification requirements for the vacant position and (for scored examining) score 85 or better on established ranking criteria. You must provide a copy of your written notification of CTAP eligibility with your application. Additional information about CTAP eligibility is at:
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