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Salary: GS-9 $58,006 (Step 01) to $75,408 (Step 10); GS-11 $70,181 (Step 01) to $91,234 (Step 10);
NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Government are typically hired at the Step 01.
Open to current or former Federal employees: SOL-20-10887367-ST-KJD
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As an Ethics Specialist within the Office of the Solicitor (SOL), Departmental Ethics Office (DEO) located in Lakewood, CO, some of your specific duties will include:
Provides technical assistance and support to supervisor and ethics officials on assigned team in administering the program.
Assists with reviews of outside employment and activity requests, requests for travel payments from non-Federal sources (1353 gift travel), and other ethics forms/documents
Reviews confidential financial disclosure reports. Communicates with financial disclosure filers regarding financial disclosure reports to help ensure filer's understand reporting requirements and accurately report financial data.
Assists with maintaining accurate tracking data on employees required to complete financial disclosure reports and complete ethics training.
Provides incidental administrative support including preparing letters and maintaining filing systems.
Assists with implementing ethics policies, procedures, forms, Manual chapters, and guidance materials.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
0301 Miscellaneous Administration And Program
Conditions of Employment
Applicants must be U.S. Citizens.
Suitable for Federal employment, as determined by background investigation.
Selectee may be subject to serving a one-year probationary period.
More requirements are listed under Qualifications and Other Information.
A background investigation will be required for this position. Continued employment will be subject to the applicant's successful completion of a background security investigation and favorable adjudication. Failure to successfully meet these requirements will be grounds for termination.
GS-09: In order to qualify at the GS-9, you must meet one of the following:
GS-11: In order to qualify at the GS-11, you must meet one of the following:
You must meet all qualification and eligibility requirements for the position by the closing date of the announcement.
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.
Education completed in colleges or universities outside the United States may be used to meet the above requirements. You must provide acceptable documentation that the foreign education is comparable to that received in an accredited educational institution in the United States. For more information on how foreign education is evaluated, visit: https://www.usgs.gov/about/organization/science-support/human-capital/how-foreign-education-evaluated-federal-jobs .
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