Founded in 1970, EPA is a dynamic organization employing people from diverse backgrounds dedicated to improving and preserving the quality of public health and the environment.
EPA seeks to recruit exceptional men and women who will work in new creative ways that are cleaner for the environment, cheaper for business and taxpayers, and smarter for America's future.
Who May Apply: All U.S. Citizens and Nationals KEY REQUIREMENTS
You must be a U.S. Citizen.
Top Secret clearance required.
Some travel required, 1-5 nights per month.
Financial Disclosure required. DUTIES:
You will serve as the Deputy Assistant Inspector General for Program Evaluation within the Office of the Inspector General, responsible for leading change, demonstrating personal leadership that inspires others to achieving organizational goals, and establishing monitoring and adjusting systems and processes to deliver organizational goals, and achieving results.
In this position, you will:
- Manage the day-to-day operations of the Office of Program Evaluation.
- Serve as the primary office manager, budget officer, and human capital officer.
- Use expert analytical and managerial skills to provide quality assurance that all products and projects produced by each Program Evaluation product lines meet appropriate standards.
- Initiate and lead OIG change efforts to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of OIG operations, serving as a role model, and demonstrating personal leadership that inspires others and achieves results.
- Work with senior officials from EPA; the Office of Management and Budget (OMB); congressional committees; other Federal, state, and local offices; professional organizations; and environmental organizations to further coordination, customer service, and results.
You must have at least one year of specialized experience, equivalent to the GS-14 level in the Federal sector designing, conducting, reporting, or reviewing program evaluations, particularly reviews focused on the environment and human health; and experience achieving organizational goals by managing office functions such as administrative support , policy development, budgeting and resources, and staff development. (You must clearly show how you meet this requirement in your resume).
Only experience obtained by the closing date of this announcement will be considered.
Relocation expenses are not authorized for this position. HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Once the application process is complete, a review of resume and supporting documentation will be made and compared against your responses to the assessment questionnaire to determine if you are qualified for this job. If, after reviewing your resume and or supporting documentation, a determination is made that you have inflated your qualifications and or experience, you may lose consideration for this position. Please follow all instructions carefully. Errors or omissions may affect your eligibility. Qualified candidates will be assigned to a quality category. The category assignment is a measure of the degree in which your background matches the competencies required for this position. Your qualifications will be evaluated on the following competencies (knowledge, skills, abilities and other characteristics):
The Federal government offers a number of exceptional benefits to its employees. This link provides an overview of the benefits currently offered to Federal employees. http://www.usajobs.gov/EI/benefits.asp
- Management Analysis
- Technical Knowledge
- Special Studies Execution BENEFITS:
EPA participates in e-Verify. E-Verify is an Internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that enables participating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees. For additional information http://epa.gov/ohr/ezhire/vacancy_requirements.htm . OTHER INFORMATION:
Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered or exempt from Selective Service (see www.sss.gov ).
Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP): For information on how to apply as an ICTAP eligible see http://www.opm.gov/rif/employee_guides/career_transition.asp#ictap . To be well-qualified and exercise selection priority for this vacancy, displaced Federal employees must be rated at 85 or above on the rating criteria for this position.