Over 1 Million Paying Vacancies Available. Discover Your Dream Vacancy with Us!

Are you looking for a Staff Assistant? We suggest you consider a direct vacancy at Federal Emergency Management Agency in Emmitsburg. The page displays the terms, salary level, and employer contacts Federal Emergency Management Agency person

Job opening: Staff Assistant

Salary: $68 405 - 107 590 per year
Published at: Jun 11 2024
Employment Type: Full-time
This position is within the US Fire Administration. The ideal candidate for this position will provide leadership, advice, and extensive coordination in handling administrative tasks, projects, and assignments related to the agency in analysis, decision making, and implementation of activities affecting the U.S. Fire Administration. This position serves as the Staff Assistant to the SES position, Directors, and the Office of the U.S Fire Administrator.

Duties

What will I do in this position if hired?

Requirements

Qualifications

The qualification requirements listed below must be met by the closing date of this announcement. GS-09 To qualify for this position at the GS-09 level, you must possess one full year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-07 level in the Federal government, which has equipped you with the skills needed to successfully perform the duties of the position. Specialized experience may be obtained in the federal government, a state or local government, or private sector, and must demonstrate the following: Processing all incoming tasks/correspondence; and Maintaining activity calendars/schedules Arranging office meetings and travel arrangement for senior management. OR Education: Master's or equivalent graduate degree OR 2 full years of progressively higher-level graduate education leading to such a degree or LL.B. OR J.D., if related OR Combination of education and experience. GS-11 To qualify for this position at the GS-11 level, you must possess one full year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-09 level in the Federal government, which has equipped you with the skills needed to successfully perform the duties of the position. Specialized experience may be obtained in the federal government, a state or local government, or private sector, and must demonstrate the following: Processing all incoming tasks/correspondence; and Maintaining activity calendars/schedules Arranging office meetings and travel arrangement for senior management; and Reviewing and preparing responses to action items prior to Leadership review. OR Education: Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree OR 3 full years of progressively higher-level graduate education leading to such a degree OR LL.M., if related OR Combination of education and experience. Please read the following important information to ensure we have everything we need to consider your application: Do not copy and paste the duties, specialized experience, or occupational assessment questionnaire from this announcement into your resume as that will not be considered a demonstration of your qualifications for this position. Please limit your resume to five pages. If more than five pages are submitted, only the first five pages will be reviewed to determine your eligibility and qualifications. Your resume serves as the basis for experience related qualification determinations, and you must highlight your most relevant and significant work experience and education (if applicable), as it relates to this job opportunity. Please use your own words, be clear, and specific when describing your work history. We cannot make assumptions regarding your experience. Are you qualifying based on your work experience? Qualifications are based on your ability to demonstrate in your resume that you possess one year of the specialized experience for this announcement at a comparable scope and responsibility. To ensure all of the essential information is in your resume, we encourage you to use the USAJOBS online Resume Builder. If you choose to use your own resume, it must contain the following information organized by experience/position: (1) job title, (2) name of employer, (3) start and end dates of each period of employment (from MM/DD/YY to MM/DD/YY), (4) detailed description of duties performed, accomplishments, and related skills, and (5) hours worked per week (part-time employment will be prorated in crediting experience). Federal experience/positions must also include the occupational series, grade level, and dates in which you held each grade level. Are you a current or former FEMA Reservist/Disaster Assistance Employee (DAE) employee? To accurately credit your experience from intermittent positions and Reservist Deployments, you must list the dates (from MM/DD/YY to MM/DD/YY) of deployments that are relevant to your qualifying experience, along with the job title and specific duties you were responsible for during each deployment. Determining length of General or Specialized Experience is dependent on the above information. Failure to provide the above information in your resume may result in your application being found "not qualified." 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). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills, and provides valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. For additional information on crediting experience and/or education, please reference the OPM General Schedule Qualification Standards

Education

Education substitution: This position permits applicants to qualify based on education (or a combination of education and experience), as outlined in the "requirements" section. If you are using education to qualify, you must submit a copy of your transcripts (unofficial are acceptable) with your online application. Once selected and prior to appointment, applicants must provide official college transcripts.

Education completed in foreign colleges or universities may be used to meet Federal qualification requirements if you can show that your foreign education is comparable to education received in accredited educational institutions in the United States. For example, specific courses accepted for college-level credit by an accredited U.S. college or university, or foreign education evaluated by an organization recognized for accreditation by the Department of Education as education equivalent to that gained in an accredited U.S. college or university. It is your responsibility to provide such evidence with your application. Visit the Department of Education's Recognition of Foreign Qualifications for more information.

Contacts

Map

Similar vacancies

Executive Officer Aug 01 2023
$155 700 - 183 500

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling on those who want to help protect American interests and secure our Nation. DHS Components work collectively to prevent terrorism; secure borders a...

Supervisory Program Specialist Aug 09 2023
$155 700 - 183 500

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling on those who want to help protect American interests and secure our Nation. DHS Components work collectively to prevent terrorism; secure borders a...

Supervisory Program Specialist Aug 09 2023
$155 700 - 183 500

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling on those who want to help protect American interests and secure our Nation. DHS Components work collectively to prevent terrorism; secure borders a...

Supervisory Fire Program Specialist May 13 2024
$139 395 - 181 216

What will I do in this position if hired? ...

Supervisory Program Officer (Business Office Branch Chief) Mar 05 2024
$139 395 - 181 216

What will I do in this position if hired? ...