Supervisory Emergency Management Specialist

National Nuclear Security Administration - Department of Energy

A qualified candidate’s online application and resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower NNSA Demonstration Project pay band or GS grade level in the Federal service, i.e., NQ-03 or GS-14 level. Specialized experience for this position is defined as: Experience with emergency management programs, components, and activities and experience assessing, inspecting, developing, preparing, and/or ensuring compliance with emergency management laws, directives, policies, standards, regulations, guidance, processes, plans, standard operating procedures, practices, training and/or impact and risk assessments. Examples may include:
1. Providing emergency preparedness and emergency response support related to criticality safety incidents in conjunction with contractor, headquarters, Federal, State, and local officials, as required.
2. Consulting or leading others in emergency planning, preparedness organizations, functions, and authorities in evaluating potential or emergency
situations. “Experience” refers to paid and unpaid experience. Examples of qualifying unpaid experience may include: volunteer work done through National Service programs (such as Peace Corps and AmeriCorps); as well as work for other community-based philanthropic and social organizations. 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. CTAP/ICTAP candidates: To be considered “well qualified” you must meet all of the requirements as described in this section. If you are eligible for career transition assistance plans such as ICTAP or CTAP, you must meet the definition of “well qualified” which is defined as having a score of 85 or better. You must meet all qualifications and eligibility requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
This position is part of the NNSA – Associate Administrator for Emergency Operations, Department of Energy. A successful candidate in this position will serve as a Supervisory Emergency Management Specialist to perform as the Director of an Office with responsibility for developing, coordinating, issuing, and administering all Department of Energy (DOE) / National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) continuity policy.