Department Of Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration
$58,107.00 to $107,826.00
Open & closing dates
Pay scale & grade
FV G - H
$58,107 to $107,826 per year
Salary above includes 32.13% locality rate
1 vacancy in the following location:
Relocation expenses reimbursed
This job is open to
Current or former competitive service employees, including:
Career Transition (CTAP, ICTAP, RPL)
Incumbent provides technical and program support to aerospace engineers, management, program managers and senior engineers in the New York ACO Branch. This support is to affect delivery of efficient and quality certification products to internal stakeholders, industry and foreign civil airworthiness authorities.
Business Component: Aviation Safety, Aircraft Certification Service, Compliance & Airworthiness Division, New York ACO Branch, Avionics & Admin Services Section, IR7H2
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G band duties: The incumbent coordinates assigned duties with all stakeholders as appropriate. The incumbent provides accurate and timely information related to branch/section requirements and commitments. Performs a mixture of basic and routine (but progressively more difficult) assignments under the close direction of a manager, project/program manager, or more experienced technical specialist to complete assignments related to the following business processes: processing Basic Supplemental Type Certificates (STCs) from foreign civil airworthiness authorities; processing domestic and foreign state of design STC transfers; processing requests from design approval holders seeking certification approval from foreign civil airworthiness authorities; and, processes non-complex Parts Manufacturing Approvals (PMA) and Technical Standard Order Authorizations (TSOA). For these processes, the incumbent reviews the applicant’s technical information for completeness, generates FAA approval documentation, and tracks and evaluates program status to assure adherence to schedules and delivery of program commitments. Applies basic technical knowledge and limited experience to accomplish assignments. Utilizes automation tools and prepare presentations to support branch, section, and program managers. Incumbent performs other duties as assigned. Up to 10% domestic and foreign travel may be required.
H band duties: The incumbent coordinates assigned duties with all stakeholders as appropriate. Provides accurate and timely information related to branch/section requirements and commitments.The incumbent performs a mixture of routine and varying assignments under the limited direction of a manager, project/program manager, or more experienced technical specialist to complete assignments related to the following business processes: processing Basic Supplemental Type Certificates (STCs) from foreign civil airworthiness authorities; processing domestic and foreign state of design STC transfers; processing requests from design approval holders seeking certification approval from foreign civil airworthiness authorities; and, processes non-complex Parts Manufacturing Approvals (PMA) and Technical Standard Order Authorizations (TSOA). For these processes, the incumbent reviews the applicant’s technical information for completeness, generates FAA approval documentation, and tracks and evaluates program status to assure adherence to schedules and delivery of program commitments. Applies experience and detailed technical knowledge to accomplish assignments, and demonstrates independence in planning time and using assigned resources. Incumbent may perform some leadership functions for small projects/programs/teams. Utilizes automation tools and prepare presentations to support branch, section and program managers. Incumbent performs other duties as assigned. Up to 10% domestic and foreign travel may be required.
Occasional travel - The job may require travel from time- to-time, but not on a regular basis. The travel may be for training or other work-related duties.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…
Current or Former Federal Employees & EVHO - Current/Former Federal Employees and EVHO
for definition of EVHO.
Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.
Job family (Series)
1801 General Inspection, Investigation, Enforcement, And Compliance Series
Conditions of Employment
US Citizenship is required.
Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959.
Must submit an SF50 (See Required Documents)
To qualify for this position at the FV-G (FG/GS 5-7) level applicants must demonstrate in their application they possess at least three years of progressively responsible experience, 1 year of which was equivalent to at least GS-4 that demonstrates the ability to analyze problems to identify significant factors, gather pertinent data, recognize solutions; plan and organize work. OR Education substitution for FV-G: Successful completion of a full 4-year course of study in any field leading to a bachelor's degree. OR Combining education and experience may be qualifying for this position. Refer to OPM's Operating Manual Qualification Standards at for more informationhttps://www.opm.gov/qualifications/Standards/group-stds/gs-admin.asp
To qualify for this position at the FV-H level applicants must demonstrate one year of specialized experience equivalent to the FV-G, FG/GS-9 in Federal Service. Specialized experience is defined as experience that demonstrates ability to independently plan and accomplish assignments to meet work expectations, organizational goals, and policies; and, demonstrates ability to identify relevant data, prepare written reports, and present the data using appropriate media including graphs, charts, tables, etc. via Microsoft Excel, Access, and/or various other software programs.
Education substitution for FV-G: Successful completion of a full 4-year course of study in any field leading to a bachelor's degree. OR Combining education and experience may be qualifying for this position. Refer to OPM's Operating Manual Qualification Standards at https://www.opm.gov/qualifications/Standards/group-stds/gs-admin.asp for more information
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We may use this vacancy to fill other similar vacant positions.
Position may be subject to a background investigation.
A one-year probationary period may be required.
The person selected for this position may be required to file a financial disclosure statement within 30 days of entry on duty. FAA policy limits certain outside employment and financial investments in aviation-related companies.
Qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of this vacancy announcement.
This position is covered by the FAA Core Compensation plan. Additional information about core compensation is available on the following website: http://jobs.faa.gov/FAACoreCompensation.htm
As a part of the Federal-Wide Hiring Reform Initiative (streamlining the hiring process), the FAA is committed to eliminating the use of the Knowledge, Skills and Ability (KSA) narratives from the initial application in the hiring process for all announcements. Therefore, as an applicant for this announcement, you are NOT required to provide a narrative response in the text box listed below each KSA. In lieu of providing a KSA narrative response in the text box listed below each KSA, in your work history, please include information that provides specific examples of how you meet the response level or answer you chose for each KSA. Your work history examples should be specific and clearly reflect the highest level of ability. Your KSA answers will be evaluated further to validate whether the level that you selected is appropriate based on the work history and experience you provided. Your answers may be adjusted by a Human Resource Specialist as appropriate.
Eligible applicants meeting the minimum qualification requirements and selective factor(s), if applicable, may be further evaluated on the Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA) listed in the announcement. Based on this evaluation, applicants will be placed in one of the following categories: score order, category grouping, or alphabetical order and referred to the selecting official for consideration.
This is a bargaining unit position.
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How You Will Be Evaluated
You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.
IMPORTANT: Applicants may be rated on the extent and quality of experience, education, and training relevant to the duties of the position(s). All answers provided in the on-line process must be substantiated. Ensure that your application package/resume supports your responses.
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Drug test required
Applicants must apply on-line to receive consideration for this vacancy announcement. Faxed, mailed or e-mailed applications cannot be accepted. If you need to submit additional documents to supplement your on-line application (e.g. transcripts, SF-50, or veterans' documentation) you may upload these documents with your application in USAJOBS. Supplemental documentation can also be faxed to (781) 238-7283 on or before the closing date of this announcement. Include your name and the announcement number on each of your faxed pages and redact all Personally Identifiable Information (PII), such as social security number and date of birth.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION REGARDING EDUCATION:
If qualifying for this position based on education, unofficial college transcript(s) or a list of courses, grades earned, completion date, and quarter and semester hours earned must be submitted by the closing date. If selected, official transcripts may be required. You may upload these documents with your application in USAJOBS or fax it to (781) 238-7283 (please include announcement number on each page if faxed).
Schools must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Accreditation may be verified at the following website: www.ed.gov/admins/finaid/accred/index.html
Foreign education must be evaluated by a private professional organization specializing in interpretation of foreign education credentials or an accredited US educational institution in terms of equivalence to a degree acquired at an American college or university. A copy of the evaluation results must be included in your application package. If you do not include a copy of the evaluation as part of your application package, it will not be considered.
Applicants claiming eligibility for the Expanded Veterans Hiring Opportunity (EVHO), MUST submit a DD Form 214 reflecting character of service to verify eligibility by the closing date of the announcement as requested by the Human Resource Office. Eligibility for EVHO will be considered based on applicable documentation submitted by the closing date.
If you are a current or former Federal employee (including a current FAA employee), you MUST provide a copy of your SF-50 (Notification of Personnel Action) containing information in Blocks 15, 17, 18, 19, 22, and 24 so it can be used to verify your position title, series, grade, tenure, and organization of record by the closing date of the announcement. You may fax your SF-50 or upload it into the on-line application. If faxing the SF-50, please ensure you include the vacancy announcement number on the faxed copy.
If you are a current Federal employee and need a current copy of your SF-50, please contact your personnel office. If you are an FAA employee, you can access and print your SF-50 from the eOPF system https://eopf.opm.gov/dot/
. If you are a former Federal employee, you can obtain a copy of your SF-50 by writing the National Personnel Records Center Annex, 1411 Boulder Boulevard, Valmeyer, IL 62295. Additional information is available from this link: http://www.archives.gov/st-louis/civilian-personnel/
If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:
Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education
Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.
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How to Apply
How to Apply
You must apply online to receive consideration. Your application must have a status of Received by 11:59 PM Eastern Time on the Close Date for it to be accepted. If you are applying for positions associated with FAA registers, your application must have a status of Received each time a referral list is created in order to receive consideration for positions associated with register.
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Please ensure EACH work history includes ALL of the following information:
Job Title (include series and grade if Federal Job)
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Employer's name and address
Supervisor name and phone number
Start and end dates including month, day and year (e.g. June 18 2007 to April 05 2008)
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, for more information on uploading and re-using the documents in your applications.
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Agency contact information
Federal Aviation Administration
ANE Regional HR Services
1200 District Avenue
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