PHYSICAL SCIENCE TECHNICIAN with Security Clearance

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Employer
Department of the Navy
Location
Kittery, Maine
Posted
Apr 01, 2024
Closes
Apr 24, 2024
Ref
2741828144
Discipline
Safety / Security
Position Type
Technician
Specialty
Electrification
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Government
Summary This is a public notice flyer to notify interested applicants of anticipated vacancies. Applications will not be accepted through this flyer. Interested applicants must follow the directions in the "How to Apply" section of this flyer to be considered. There may or may not be actual vacancies filled from this flyer. Notice of Result letters will not be sent to applicants who respond to this flyer. Duties You will serve as a PHYSICAL SCIENCE TECHNICIAN in the RADIOLOGICAL MONITORING DIVISION (CODE 105.3), RADIOLOGICAL CONTROL OFFICE, PORTSMOUTH NAVAL SHIPYARD, KITTERY, ME. You will adhere to radiological control requirements for assignments which involve numerous processes in several high skill level trades; e.g., pipefitting, welding, machining and rigging in vessels of different designs. You will serve as a major radiological control representative in "dry run" planning, practice, or "mock-up" sessions in preparation for major repairs/overhaul or refueling operations such as replacement of primary coolant system parts/ fuel cells. You will take charge of response to radiation related emergencies and incidents until replaced by a senior radiological control supervisor or manager. Requirements Conditions of Employment Must be a US Citizen. Must be determined suitable for federal employment. Must participate in the direct deposit pay program. New employees to the Department of the Navy will be required to successfully pass the E-Verify employment verification check. To learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities, visit e-verify.gov Within the Department of Defense (DoD), the appointment of retired military members within 180 days immediately following retirement date to a civilian position is subject to the provisions of 5 United States Code 3326. Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered for Selective Service. You will be required to successfully complete a pre-appointment physical examination. You will be required to obtain and maintain an interim and/or final security clearance prior to entrance on duty. Failure to obtain and maintain the required level of clearance may result in the withdrawal of a job offer or removal. May be required to work overtime. Qualifications GS-10: Your resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-09 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: Experience protecting shipyard employees through prevention and control of nuclear incidents.
Experience utilizing a) radiological principles, theories, techniques, methodologies, requirements, and procedures, b) trade work techniques and procedures, and c) the function, nomenclature, location, and physical structure of Naval Nuclear Propulsion systems and their support systems to assure radiological safety requirements are met.
Experience reviewing all radioactivity control related plans and procedures and reviewing all radioactivity control related plans and procedures.
Experience evaluating various incidents and assuming full control during radiation-related incidents to prevent and control incidents by determining, directing, and controlling activities of all personnel.
Experience demonstrating the ability to review and appraise special work or projects, adapting portions of training or material to accommodate local needs and analysis of the complex problems, deficiencies, and cause of incidents that could not be fully resolved by lower grade technicians. GS-9: Your resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-08 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: Experience protecting shipyard employees through prevention and control of nuclear incidents.
Experience utilizing a) radiological principles, theories, techniques, methodologies, requirements, and procedures, b) trade work techniques and procedures, and c) the function, nomenclature, location, and physical structure of Naval Nuclear Propulsion systems and their support systems to assure radiological safety requirements are met.
Experience reviewing all radioactivity control related plans and procedures and reviewing all radioactivity control related plans and procedures.
Experience evaluating various incidents and assuming full control during radiation-related incidents to prevent and control incidents by determining, directing, and controlling activities of all personnel. GS-8: Your resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-07 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: Experience protecting shipyard employees through prevention and control of nuclear incidents.
Experience performing various phases of complicated operations with radioactive systems projects.
Experience assuring compliance with radiological safety requirements and recommending changes to improve the safety and efficiency of procedures as well as determine whether there is need to "stop work".
Experience monitoring work and testing procedures of all skill level trades and analyzing a) radiological principles, requirements, and procedures, b) trade work techniques and procedures, and c) the design and layout of Naval Nuclear Propulsion systems to assure radiological safety requirements are met.
Experience evaluating various incidents and assuming full control of activities, directing necessary emergency actions to contain radiation, minimize effects, determine causes, correct deficiencies, and identify mitigation practices. GS-7: Your resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-06 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector. Specialized experience must demonstrate the following: Experience protecting shipyard employees through prevention and control of nuclear incidents.
Experience performing radiological evaluations and reviews monitoring work procedures and worksites for proper containment, ventilations, tools, and detection devices assuring compliance with approved radiological control plans.
Experience performing various surveys correcting deficiencies and mitigating radiological risks.
Experience participating in all phases of radiological emergencies. Have knowledge of radiological principles, requirements, and procedures, trade work techniques and procedures, and the design and layout of Naval Nuclear Propulsion systems. Additional qualification information can be found from the following Office of Personnel Management website: Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., professional, philanthropic, religious, spiritual, community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. Education This job does not have an education qualification requirement. Additional information This position is covered by the Department of Defense Priority Placement Program. Several vacancies may be filled. Certain incentives (such as Recruitment, Relocation, or Student Loan Repayment) may be authorized to eligible selectees. Must be capable of accessing nuclear work areas and reviewing classified documents. If selected below the full performance level, you may be noncompetitively promoted to the next higher grade level after meeting all regulatory requirements, and upon the recommendation of management. Promotion is neither implied nor guaranteed. A tentative offer of employment will be rescinded if the selectee fails to meet the pre-employment requirements, including failure to report to any of the scheduled appointments. Federal annuitant information: The selection of an annuitant is subject to the Department of Defense and Department of the Navy policy on the employment of annuitants. Policy information may be found at: Veteran's preference does not apply when selecting individuals under this specific hiring authority. However, if you claim veteran's preference, you will be required to submit supporting documentation with your application as described in the Required Documents section below. Benefits 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. In order to qualify for this position, your resume must provide sufficient experience and/or education, knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are being considered. Your resume is the key means we have for evaluating your skills, knowledge . click apply for full job details