Safety and Occupational Health Management Job for the Geological Survey
Why Is It Great To Work For The USGS?Embark on an exciting future!
From the peaks of the highest mountains to the depths of the deepest seas, the U.S. Geological Survey has career opportunities that make a difference in both the lives of others and in the environment.
Would you like to join the more than 10,000 scientists, technicians, and support staff of the USGS who are working in more than 400 locations throughout the United States?
As the Nation's largest water, earth, and biological science and civilian mapping agency, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) collects, monitors, analyzes, and provides scientific understanding about natural resource conditions, issues, and problems.
The diversity of our scientific expertise enables us to carry out large-scale, multi-disciplinary investigations and provide impartial, timely, and relevant scientific information to resource managers, planners, and other customers related to: the health of our ecosystems and environment; natural hazards that threaten us; natural resources we rely on, and; the impact of climate and land-use changes.
For more information about the USGS please visit http://www.usgs.govWhat General Information Do I Need To Know About This Position?
Salary: Denver, CO - $94,890 (Step 01) to $123,358 (Step 10); Reston, VA - $96,970 (Step 01) to $126,062 (Step 10) NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Government are typically hired at the Step 01.Open to current or former Federal employees: SAC-2018-0179There are two vacancies; however, this announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies if they become available.
For information on basic qualifications, please click on the following:https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/#url=GS-ADMIN AND https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-standards/0000/safety-and-occupational-health-management-series-0018/You must have 1-year of specialized experience equivalent to GS-12 level in the Federal service.
Examples include: Managing safety/occupational health program; Applying safety/occupational health laws, regulations, principles, procedures to resolve or advise on technical matters; Inspecting or surveying workplaces, processes, products for compliance; Designing or modifying work places, products, processes to control/eliminate hazards; Developing standards, regulations, procedures.
You must meet all qualification and eligibility requirements for the position by the closing date of the announcement.