Bureau of the Fiscal Service Facility Operations Specialist (COMPUTER FACILITY PLANNING SPECIALIST) in Kansas City, Missouri
Summary PLEASE NOTE: Based on the current hiring restrictions, selectees may be subject to additional approvals prior to an offer being extended. The incumbent serves as a Facility Operations Specialist within Fiscal Service (FS), Information and Security Services (ISS), Infrastructure Management Division (IMD), Data Center Branch (DCB). Responsibilities As a Facility Operations Specialist, you will: Serve as a technical representative for ISS to the Bureau of the Fiscal Service, Fiscal Service’s IT customers, General Services Administration (GSA), other government agencies, and outside contractors with respect to the Bureau's centralized computing and telecommunications centers, and Fiscal Service’s information technology physical operations. Maintain current technical knowledge to answer questions from management and IT Specialists, on procedures, policies, and directives regarding installation and removal of ISS devices. Manage the operations of all environmental controls (electric, temperature, humidity, etc.) for communications closets, switch rooms, and data centers at all Fiscal Service IT Resource Areas. Requirements Conditions of Employment Must be U.S. Citizens or U.S. Nationals. Please refer to "Conditions of Employment." Click "Print Preview" to review the entire announcement before applying. If you do not meet any of the categories listed above, you may wish to apply under announcement 21-FS-658-P, which is open for anyU.S. Citizen or U.S. National to apply. Please refer to that announcement for details on open period, eligibility, and how to apply. The experience may have been gained in either the public, private sector orvolunteer service.One year of experience refers to full-time work; part-time work is considered on a prorated basis. To ensure full credit for your work experience, please indicate dates of employment by month/day/year, and indicate number of hours worked per week on your résumé. Qualifications You must meet the following requirements within30 daysafter the closing date of this announcement. Specialized experience: For the GS-12, you must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to theGS-11 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experiencefor this position includes: - Experience with the installation of computer equipment including servers, networking devices and telecommunications equipment to facilitate operations; AND - Experience interpreting and relaying IT procedures, policies or directives regarding installation and removal of devices to remain in compliance with regulations; AND - Experience assisting with the oversight of electrical circuit installation within a facility to assure compliance. In addition to the above requirements, you must meet the following time-in-grade requirement, if applicable:For the GS-12, you must have been at the GS-11 level for 52 weeks. Education Additional Information - Factors such as cost effectiveness, labor market conditions and difficulties in filling the position will be reviewed in determining if payment of relocation expenses is in the best interest of the Government.- We may select from this announcement or any other source to fill one or more vacancies. - This is a bargainingunit position.- This position is a high risk position.- We offer opportunities for telework.- We offer opportunities for flexible work schedules.CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT: - A one year probationary period may be required.- Public Trust – Background Investigation will be required.- Must successfully complete a background investigation. Periodic reinvestigation is required no later than five years after selection and at least every succeeding five years.- Complete a Declaration for Federal Employment to determine your suitability for Federal employment, at the time requested by the agency.- If you are a male applicant born after December 31, 1959, certify that you have registered with the Selective Service System or are exempt from having to do so.- Have your salary sent to a financial institution of your choice by Direct Deposit/Electronic Funds Transfer.- Go through a Personal Identity Verification (PIV) process that requires two forms of identification from the Form I-9. Federal law requires verification of the identity and employment eligibility of all new hires in the U.S.- Obtain and use a Government-issued charge card for business-related travel.