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Program Manager

Company: Department Of Energy
Location: Germantown
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Summary



DOE's Clean Energy Corps is made up of the staff from more than a dozen offices across DOE. As vacancies become available, applicants will be required to go through the DOE Clean Energy Corps hiring pipeline. Under this process, candidates may be evaluated based on competencies through a core competency interview and potential technical interview(s). You must submit your application through the Clean Energy Corps Applicant Portal to receive further consideration.



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Overview



* Accepting applications

* Open & closing dates



08/01/2022 to 12/31/2022





* Salary



$79,363 - $176,300 per year



Pay will vary by geographic location and the grade level you are selected.





* Pay scale & grade



GS 12 - 15





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Locations



Many vacancies in the following locations:



* Golden, CO





* Washington, DC





* Idaho Falls, ID





* Germantown, MD





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* Albany, OR





* Pittsburgh, PA





* Morgantown, WV









* Remote job



No





* Telework eligible



Yes-as determined by the agency policy.





* Travel Required



Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.





* Relocation expenses reimbursed



Yes-You may qualify for reimbursement of relocation expenses in accordance with agency policy.





* Appointment type



Multiple Appointment Types -





* Work schedule



Full-time -





* Service



Competitive





* Promotion potential



None





* Job family (Series)



0340 Program Management





* Supervisory status



No





* Security clearance



Other





* Drug test



No





* Position sensitivity and risk



Non-sensitive (NS)/Low Risk





* Trust determination process



Suitability/Fitness



Credentialing





* Announcement number



22-CEC-0340-11562729-DH





* Control number



668653900







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This job is open to



* The public



U.S. Citizens, Nationals or those who owe allegiance to the U.S.







Clarification from the agency



U.S. Citizens This direct hire public notice is to gather applications that may or may not result in a referral or selection.



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Duties



This series covers positions managing, supervising, leading, and/or performing administrative and management work.



* Vacancies filled under this public notice may have varying levels of promotion potential and supervisory level, if any.

* Positions may be filled as permanent, term, or temporary with a full-time or part-time work schedule.



As a Program Manager you will:



* Exercise significant responsibilities in dealing with officials of other units or organizations, or in advising management officials of higher rank.

* Assure reasonable equity among subordinate teams of performance standards and rating techniques developed by subordinate supervisors.

* Direct a program or major program segment with significant resources (e.g., one at a multimillion dollar level of annual resources).

* Make decisions on work problems presented by subordinate supervisors, team leaders, or similar personnel.

* Provide technical and programmatic guidance and direction to personnel and contractors in accomplishing work.

* Plan and initiate action to obtain effective use of resources, and to ensure completion of programs and projects as scheduled, scoped, and funded. Manages the development of contractor oversight plans.

* Lead development of goals, objectives, and strategic plans, which define the long-term emphasis and focus of the program.

* Oversee development of program cost-effectiveness measures and the conduct of cost-effectiveness reviews.

* Evaluate contractor performance and overall program effectiveness in terms of mission accomplishment, schedules and budget, quality, quantity and environment, safety, and health standards, procedural, policy, and regulatory compliance, and technical competence.



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Requirements



Conditions of Employment



* Must be a U.S. Citizen or National.

* This employer participates in the e-Verify program.

* Males born after 12/31/1959 must be registered for Selective Service.

* Subject to satisfactory security and suitability requirements.

* May be required to successfully complete a probationary period.

* Positions may be filled as permanent, term, or temporary with a full-time or part-time work schedule. Pay will vary by geographic location.

* The vacancies filled through these appointments have varying levels of background investigative requirements, up to a Top Secret DOE "Q" clearance.

* These positions are to be filled under the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA - P.L. 117-58).



Qualifications



SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS GS-12: A qualified candidate's online application and resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade level GS-11 in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position is defined as:



* Coordinating with other organizations regarding work accomplishment, priorities, chains of command, and communication channels; AND

* Changing workflows and work assignments to balance workloads and increase effectiveness of operations and personnel utilization.



NOTE: There is no substitution of education for specialized experience at the GS-12 level.



SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS GS-13: A qualified candidate's online application and resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade level GS-12 in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position is defined as:



* Coordinating with other organizations regarding work accomplishment, priorities, chains of command, and communication channels; AND

* Changing workflows and work assignments to balance workloads and increase effectiveness of operations and personnel utilization, AND

* Overseeing development of program cost-effectiveness measures and the conduct of cost-effectiveness reviews.



NOTE: There is no substitution of education for specialized experience at the GS-13 level.



SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS GS-14: A qualified candidate's online application and resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade level GS-13 in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position is defined as:



* Determining program goals, resource needs, develops work plans, allocates resources, and accounts for their effective use; AND

* Evaluating contractor performance and overall program effectiveness in terms of mission accomplishments; AND

* Overseeing development of program cost-effectiveness measures and the conduct of cost-effectiveness reviews.



NOTE: There is no substitution of education for specialized experience at the GS-14 level.



SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS GS-15: A qualified candidate's online application and resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade level GS-14 in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position is defined as::



* Determining program goals, resource needs, develops work plans, allocates resources, and accounts for their effective use; AND

* Establishing, implementing, and refining necessary planning and control systems to assure effective and efficient use of personnel, facilities, and other resources., AND

* Establishing goals, performance standards and internal controls for work carried out by the program to assure that activities meet established national objectives and priorities.



NOTE: There is no substitution of education for specialized experience at the GS-15 level.



"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.



OPM Qualification Standards for the GS-0340 series can be found at the following website: Program Management Series, 0340 (opm.gov).



CTAP/ICTAP candidates: To be considered "well qualified" you must meet all of the requirements as described in this section.



This public notice may be used to fill multiple positions as needed; therefore, applicants must meet the qualifications at the time the applications are reviewed.



Education



This job does not have an education qualification requirement.



Additional information



The U.S. Department of Energy fosters a diverse and inclusive workplace and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



* As employees are permitted to return to the office, you may be required to report to the duty station listed on this announcement, even if your home/temporary telework site is located outside the local commuting area. Your position may be eligible for workplace flexibilities which may include remote work or telework options, and/or flexible work scheduling. These flexibilities may be requested in accordance with the DOE Workplace Flexibilities policy.

* This job opportunity announcement may be used to fill additional similar vacancies across DOE.

* For general information on government-wide Telework polices visit: www.telework.gov

* Status and Non-Status applicants from outside DOE selected under this authority are required to serve a mandatory one (1) year probationary period. A DOE career status employee selected for this position may be required to serve a new one (1) year probationary period, pursuant to 5 CFR 315.802.

* If you believe that you are eligible for the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP), please visit the OPM ICTAP/CTAP website for more information. In order to be considered under the ICTAP program, your application must score within the pre-established "well qualified" category as stated in the Qualifications section.

* This public notice is to gather applications that may or may not result in a referral or selection.

* More than one selection may be made under this hiring authority.

* Some positions may require completion of a probationary period of up to 1 (one) year.

* Many positions require successful completion of a background investigation.

* Positions may be filled at varying levels of leadership, ie Team Lead, Manager, Supervisor.

* Supervisory positions may require a 1-year probationary period, if not yet completed.

* New employees to the Department of Energy will be required to successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit www.dhs.gov/E-Verify

* Veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, please visit the links at the bottom of this page or visit the FedsHireVets website.

* All males born after December 31st 1959 must abide by laws regarding Selective Service registration. To learn more about this law, visit the Selective Service web page, Who Must Register. If you are not registered and don't have an approved exemption, you will not be eligible for employment with the Federal government.

* Relocation or Recruitment Incentive may be authorized.

* This position may be 100% remote.



EEO Policy: https://help.usajobs.gov/index.php/EEO_Policy_Statement



Reasonable Accommodation Policy: https://help.usajobs.gov/index.php/Reasonable_Accommodation_Policy_Statement



Veterans Information: https://help.usajobs.gov/index.php/Veterans_Information



Selective Service Registration: http://www.sss.gov/



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* Benefits



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A career with the U.S. government provides employees with a comprehensive benefits package. As a federal employee, you and your family will have access to a range of benefits that are designed to make your federal career very rewarding. Opens in a new windowLearn more about federal benefits.



Eligibility for benefits depends on the type of position you hold and whether your position is full-time, part-time or intermittent. Contact the hiring agency for more information on the specific benefits offered.







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 for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.



This position is announced under a Direct Hire Authority (DHA) for Program Manager positions in the GS- 0340 series. Under this Direct-Hire authority, applicants are required to meet minimum qualification requirements at the grade level(s) of interest. Veteran's Preference, Schedule A, Category Rating, and other methods of consideration DO NOT APPLY under Direct-Hire Authority regulations.



Appointments made under this authority will be processed as new appointments to the Civil Service. Current Civil Service employees would, therefore, be given new appointments to the Civil Service. Current Federal employees may be required to serve a new probationary period (5 CFR 315.802(b).



If your resume is incomplete or does not support the responses you provided in your online questionnaire, or if you fail to submit all required documentation before the vacancy closes, you may be rated 'ineligible', 'not qualified', or your score may be adjusted accordingly.



Successful candidates will possess the following competencies (knowledge, skills, abilities and other characteristics):



* Administration and Management

* Integrity

* Organizational Awareness

* Planning and Evaluating



You must meet all qualifications and eligibility requirements by the closing date (12/31/2022) of this announcement.



To preview the Assessment Questionnaire, clickhttps://apply.usastaffing.gov/ViewQuestionnaire/11562729.



* Benefits



Help



A career with the U.S. government provides employees with a comprehensive benefits package. As a federal employee, you and your family will have access to a range of benefits that are designed to make your federal career very rewarding. Opens in a new windowLearn more about federal benefits.



Eligibility for benefits depends on the type of position you hold and whether your position is full-time, part-time or intermittent. Contact the hiring agency for more information on the specific benefits offered.





* Required Documents



As a new or existing federal employee, you and your family may have access to a range of benefits. Your benefits depend on the type of position you have - whether you're a permanent, part-time, temporary or an intermittent employee. You may be eligible for the following benefits, however, check with your agency to make sure you're eligible under their policies.



To apply for this position, you MUST provide a complete application package which includes:



* Your RESUME showing all relevant work experience (paid and unpaid) including: duties performed; full name and address of the each employer; start and end dates (month/day/year); work schedule (part-time, full-time, number of hours if intermittent); salary; and any completed education and training (program title, subject area, number of hours completed, and completion date).

* Cover Letter, optional, expressing additional information not covered in your resume.

* Transcripts, if specific educational requirements are indicated in this job announcement. Unofficial transcripts or any report listing institution, course title, credits earned (semester or quarter hour) and final grade is acceptable. It is your responsibility to provide adequate proof that you meet the educational requirements.

* Veterans' Preference documentation,if applicable, DD-214 Member Copy 4 showing type of discharge/character of service; current active duty members- certification of expected discharge or release from active duty under honorable conditions dated within 120 days; SF-15 Form and related documentation; VA letter. For more information visit the USAJOBS Help Center & OPM CHCOC website for VOW information.

* Career Transition Assistance Program/Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program documentation, if applicable(e.g., Certification of Expected Separation, Reduction-In-Force Separation Notice, or Notice of Proposed Removal; SF-50 that documents the RIF separation action; and most recent performance appraisal.) For more information see the OPM Guide to Career Transition.



Failure to submit any of the above mentioned required documents may result in loss of consideration due to an incomplete application package. It is your responsibility to ensure all required documents have been submitted.





* How to Apply



Please read the entire announcement and all the instructions before you begin an application. To apply for this position, you must complete the initial online application, to include submission of the required documentation specified in the Required Documents section. A complete application package must be submitted by 11:59 PM (EST) on the announcement closing date to receive consideration.



The application process is as follows:



* You must have a login.gov account to sign into USAJOBS: https://www.usajobs.gov/Help/how-to/account/.

* To begin the application process in USAJOBS, click the Apply Online button.

* Answer the questions presented in the application and attach all required and supporting documentation.

* You must click the Submit Application button prior to 11:59 pm (ET) on the announcement closing date.

* In addition to applying to this Job Opportunity Announcement, interested candidates are encouraged to express interest via DOE's Applicant Portal. The Applicant Portal allows candidates to align their talents with their passion by indicating specific areas of interest and allow hiring managers throughout the agency to search and review candidate resumes simultaneously to find the best fit for YOU in DOE. Failure to do so may result in loss of consideration for BIL positions. The Applicant Portal allows those interested to align their talents with their passion by indicating specific areas of interest.



You may update your application, including supporting documentation, at any time during the announcement open period by returning to your USAJOBS account, select Update Application: https://my.usajobs.gov/Account/Login. This option will no longer be available once the announcement has closed.



To verify the status of your application, during and after the announcement open period, log into your USAJOBS account; applications will appear on the Welcome screen. The Application Status will appear along with the date your application was last updated. For information on what each application status means, visit: https://www.usajobs.gov/Help/how-to/application/status/.



If you need help with login.gov or USAJOBS (e.g., account access, Resume Builder) visit the USAJOBS Help Center: https://www.usajobs.gov/Help/



If you experience difficulty applying on USAJOBS, after clicking the Apply Online button, or you are experiencing a significant hardship hindering your ability to apply online, the Agency Contact listed in the announcement can assist you during normal business hours. If you receive any system error messages, take screenshots if possible, to aid technical support.



These positions are to be filled under the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA - P.L. 117-58). This serves as a public notice for the use of the Direct Hire Authority in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 3327 and 5 CFR 330. Under this recruitment procedure, applications will be accepted for each location/ installation identified. There may or may not be actual/projected vacancies at the time of your application.



Agency contact information



Direct Hire Applicant Inquiries-Questions



Email



HC-HIT@hq.doe.gov



Address



Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer



P.O. Box 5088



Oak Ridge, TN 37831



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Once your online application is submitted you will receive a confirmation notification by email. The status of your application will be updated in USAJOBS as

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