U.S. Pacific Fleet, Commander in Chief QUALITY ASSURANCE SPEC (NUCLEAR) in Kitsap County, Washington
Summary You will serve as a QUALITY ASSURANCE SPECIALIST (NUCLEAR) in the Nuclear Engineering and Planning Department of PSNS and IMF. Responsibilities You will prepare for, conduct, and originate audit and surveillance reports of programs and processes owned within the Nuclear Quality Division. You will report problems for assigned programs and processes to managers or supervisors to assure the supervisor has timely knowledge of emergent problems or trends. You will have technical responsibility for planning, coordination, monitoring, or review of a wide range of interrelated programs. You will coordinate management level evaluations and meetings involving Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) and senior shipyard management. You will conduct reviews with other organizations and recommend modifications or impose requirements to eliminate problems and improve process and program performance. Requirements Conditions of Employment Qualifications Your resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-11 grade level or pay band in the Federal service or equivalent experience in the private or public sector developing and implementing quality assurance methods and procedures to monitor and audit nuclear reactor plant work and identify operational or procedural deficiencies to recommend corrective action. Additional qualification information can be found from the following Office of Personnel Management web site: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/#url=List-by-Occupational-Series Individual Occupational Requirements https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/1900/quality-assurance-series-1910/ 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 Additional Information This position is covered by the Department of Defense Priority Placement Program. Additional vacancies may be filled by this announcement. A tentative offer of employment will be rescinded if the selectee fails to meet the pre-employment requirements, including failure to report to any of the scheduled appointments. If you are unable to apply online and request information about the Alternate Application process, please contact the Department of Navy's Employment Information Center. 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: http://www.secnav.navy.mil/donhr/Documents/CivilianJobs/FedCivAnnuitants.pdf Military Spouse Preference applicants will receive priority consideration at the Full Performance Level (FPL) and if determined to be Best Qualified at the FPL, and selected, must be placed at the FPL. A BQ military spouse possesses knowledge, skills, abilities, and competencies comparable to others who meet the competitive referral criteria for the specific position.