Office of Communications and Marketing
$124,475.00 to $161,817.00
Open & closing dates
$124,475 to $161,817 per year
Pay scale & grade
San Francisco, CA
Relocation expenses reimbursed
This job is open to
Current or former competitive service employees, including:
Career Transition (CTAP, ICTAP, RPL)
Internal to an agency
This job is open to current employees of this agency.
As Deputy Director for Region 9, will assist in setting annual and long-term objectives for the division. Assist in deciding how to deal with the work, goal setting and priorities for the different branches and staffs, and allocating resources among them.
Assists in deciding what personnel, financial, and material resources are needed to accomplish the mission of the Facilities Management Division. Revises plans in response to changing program requirements and resource availability. Assist in analyzing the work that needs to be done by the various segments of the division to determine the number of employees needed and the skills required.
Location of Position:
Facilities Management Division
50 UN Plaza
San Francisco, CA 94102
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You will have access to many benefits
Health insurance (choose from a wide range of plans)
Life insurance coverage with several options
Sick leave and vacation time, including 10 paid holidays per year
Thrift Savings Plan (similar to a 401(k) plan)
Flexible work schedules and telework
Transit and child care subsidies
Training and development
Flexible spending accounts
Long-term care insurance
We are currently filling one vacancy, but additional vacancies may be filled as needed.
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Assists in setting annual and long-term objectives for the division. Assists in deciding how to manage the work, goal setting and priorities for the different branches and staff, and allocating resources among them. Assists in deciding what personnel, financial, and material resources are needed to accomplish the mission of the Facilities Management and Services Programs Division.
Assists the Director on technical and policy aspects of facilities management operations. Contributes to the overall policy and management of the Region 9 Public Buildings Service by participating with other staff members in considering PBS problems and plans.
Follows up on work progress. Ensures that the branch chiefs, and all employees understand the production goals and performance standards and use them in organizing their individual work.
Works with the Division Director in dealing with customer agencies and other interest parties in regard to the nature and quality of service rendered by the division as well as on individual problems.
Recommends improved methods, changes in schedules or revised staffing in an effort to reduce costs and improve effectiveness and efficiencies.
Occasional travel - Occasional travel may be required.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…
Your application will be considered if you are a:
• Internal Employees/Agency Employees Only - must be employed in GSA, Public Building Service (PBS)
• Land Management current or former employee
Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.
Job family (Series)
1101 General Business And Industry
Conditions of Employment
If selected, you must meet the following conditions:
Receive authorization from OPM on any job offer you receive, if you are or were (within the last 5 years) a Schedule A, Schedule C, or non-career SES political appointee
Undergo and pass a background investigation (Tier 4 investigation level).
Have your identity and work status eligibility verified if you are not a GSA employee. We will use the Department of Homeland Security's e-Verify system for this. Any discrepancies must be resolved as a condition of continued employment.
Complete a financial disclosure report to verify that no conflict, or an appearance of conflict, exists between your financial interest and this position
Serve a one year supervisory or managerial probationary period, if required
Participate in the Continuity of Operations Plan (COOP), which includes attending meetings and planning activities; and carrying out mission-critical work at a designated location other than your primary work site (which may be outside of your commuting area).
For each job on your resume, provide:
the exact dates you held each job (from month/year to month/year)
number of hours per week you worked (if part time).
Series and grade of each position listed on resume.
If you have volunteered your service through a National Service program (e.g., Peace Corps, Americorps), we encourage you to apply and include this experience on your resume.
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The GS-14 salary range starts at $ 124,475.00 per year.
To qualify, you must demonstrate 52 weeks of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-13 level of Federal Service.
Specialized experience is experience managing, coordinating, and implementing programs and executing policies, regulations, and procedures related to the day-to-day operations of a commercial office building including the following building programs: maintenance and operations; building services and building services contracts; environmental compliance; energy conservation; and life safety.
Bargaining Unit status: Non bargaining
Additional vacancies may be filled from this announcement as needed; through other means; or not at all.
Relocation-related expenses are not approved and will be your responsibility.
GSA does not accept applications or application materials submitted with Government-paid postage.
How You Will Be Evaluated
You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.
You will be scored on the questions you answer during the application process, which will measure your possession of the following competencies or knowledge, skills, and abilities. Your responses to these questions must be supported by your resume or your score may be lowered.
Knowledge of strategic planning and position management.
Knowledge of facilities management operations.
Ability to lead a work force.
Ability to provide excellent customer service.
Ability to analyze and make recommendation for improvement to processes.
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Background checks and security clearance
Q - Sensitive
ALL required documents must be submitted before the closing date. Review the following list to determine what you need to submit.
Current or Former Land Management Agency Employees - Submit a and b:
one or more SF-50s, including your most recent one that shows you were on a competitive time-limited appointment(s) with a Land Management Agency and served on the appointment for a period(s) totaling more than 24 months without a break of 2 or more years.
Copy of your agency's annual performance appraisal(s) or written reference(s) from a supervisor at the agency verifying satisfactory performance during your appointment(s).
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.
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. Learn more about federal benefits
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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 to Apply
How to Apply
Submit a complete online application including any required documents prior to 11:59 pm Eastern Time on the closing date of the announcement. You can modify or complete your application any time before the deadline. Simply return to USAJOBS, select the vacancy, and update your application. For more detailed instructions on how to apply, click here: Apply for a GSA Job
To begin, click the Apply Online button on the vacancy announcement.
Sign in or register on USAJobs and select a resume and documents to include in your application.
Once you have clicked Apply for this position now, you will be taken to the GSA site to complete the application process.
Click the Apply To This Vacancy and complete all steps in the application process until the Confirmation indicates your application is complete. If you click Return to USAJobs or get timed out prior to receiving confirmation, your application will not be submitted and cannot be considered for this job.
Note: Review the REQUIRED DOCUMENTS section of this announcement to determine which apply to you and must be submitted online. You may choose one or more of the following options to submit your document(s): Upload (from your computer); USAJOBS (click the USAJOBS link to complete the transfer process) or FAX (read the Fax instructions provided prior to printing the Fax Cover Sheet and faxing your information).
Need Assistance in Applying? Contact the HR representative listed on the announcement prior to the application deadline. You must receive HR approval before deviating from these instructions.
Agency contact information
GSA, Office of Strategic Communication
General Services Administration
Human Resources Division (CPK)
Fort Worth, Texas
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After the closing date/deadline:
ELIGIBILITY/QUALIFICATIONS: Your application will be reviewed for all requirements.
REFERRAL TO MANAGEMENT: If you meet all the requirements, you may be referred to management for review and a possible interview.
SELECTION/TENTATIVE JOB OFFER: If you are selected, you will receive a tentative offer and start the suitability and/or security background investigation process.
FINAL JOB OFFER: Once our security office determines you can come on board, you will be given a final offer, which is typically 40 days after the announcement closes.
FINAL COMMUNICATION: Once the position is filled, we will notify you of your status. You may also check your status by logging into USAJOBS. Go to My USAJOBS and then to Applications.
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Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
The United States Government does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.
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Reasonable Accommodation Policy
Federal agencies must provide reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities where appropriate. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the hiring agency directly. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.
A reasonable accommodation is any change to a job, the work environment, or the way things are usually done that enables an individual with a disability to apply for a job, perform job duties or receive equal access to job benefits.
Under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, federal agencies must provide reasonable accommodations when: An applicant with a disability needs an accommodation to have an equal opportunity to apply for a job.
An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to perform the essential job duties or to gain access to the workplace.
An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to receive equal access to benefits, such as details, training, and office-sponsored events.
You can request a reasonable accommodation at any time during the application or hiring process or while on the job. Requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.
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New employee probationary period
Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.
Office of Communications and Marketing