Administrative Officer

Bureau of Land Management | Palm Springs, CA

Posted Date 10/06/2021
Description Explore a new career with the BLM - where our people are our greatest natural resource.

These positions are located in Bishop, Ridgecrest and Palm Springs, CA. Information about California and the surrounding area can be found at:

We expect to fill three (3) vacancies at this time; however, additional positions may be filled from this announcement if they become available.In order to be rated as qualified for this position, we must be able to determine that you meet the qualification requirements - please be sure to include this information in your resume. No assumptions will be made about your experience.

You must possess one (1) full year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-07 level that is equivalent in difficulty and complexity as indicated by the following examples: Coordinating or assisting with administrative functions of a field office in areas such as time and attendance, purchasing and procurement, office space management, budget planning and tracking, coordinating with Human Resources on administrative personnel matters, public contact, travel and transportation services, collections, and fleet management; explaining administrative processes and procedures from directives, manuals, handbooks, and Instructional Memoranda to field office employees. OR

Education: 2 years of progressively higher-level graduate education leading to a master's degree, or equivalent graduate degree in a field related to the work of the position such as business, finance, human resources, or management. OR

Combination of Education and Experience: You may meet qualifications requirement for this position with an equivalent combination of specialized experience and appropriate graduate education. Graduate level education must demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to do the work of this position.

Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (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. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.

You must meet all qualification requirements within 30 days of the closing date of the announcement.

Federal employees in the competitive service are also subject to the Time-In-Grade requirement in accordance with 5 CFR 300.604. If you are a current Federal employee in the General Schedule (GS) pay plan and applying for a promotion opportunity, you must have completed a minimum of 52 weeks at the next lower grade level.

This announcement is being advertised concurrently under ID-DE-22-11254372-AL, which is open to all qualified persons. You must apply to each announcement separately if you wish to be considered under both recruitment methods.

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