Physical Science Technician

Job Announcement Number:
Location Name:
Mount Carbon, West Virginia
Department Of Labor
Mine Safety and Health Administration
Occupation Code:
Pay Plan:
Appointment Duration:
Opening Date:
Friday, October 21, 2016
Closing Date:
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Job Status:
Full time
$32,318.00 to $46,831.00 / Per Year
Pay Grade(s):
05 to 06
Who May Apply:
U.S. Citizens; ICTAP and CTAP eligibles in the local commuting area. Prior to applying, applicants are encouraged to review the entire announcement, preview the vacancy questions and upload any requested supporting documentation with their application. Applicants are also encouraged to review the link from OPM on resume writing .
Job Summary:
DOL seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse customers we serve. DOL fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration, flexibility and fairness so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. This position is located in the Department of Labor, Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) District 4, duty location Mount Carbon, WV. This position provides MSHA’s enforcement personnel with operational and accurate instruments. These instruments are the enforcement personnel’s primary tools for determining safety and health conditions in a coal mine environment. This position has promotion potential to the GS-6 grade level. There is no obligation to provide future promotions to you if you are selected. Future promotions are dependent on your ability to perform the duties at a higher level, the continuing need for an employee assigned to the higher level, and supervisory approval. If selected at the GS-05 the full promotion potential is the GS-06, if selected at the GS-06 the full promotion potential is the GS-06 – This position is inside the bargaining unit. – Relocation expenses are not authorized. – Additional selections may be made from this job vacancy announcement.