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Vacancy Detail Overview

Announcement Number OMAO-SHIPS-2013-0027 Promotion Potential WM-07
Position Title First Assistant Engineer (Watch/Day), WM-9932-07 Hiring Agency NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION
Open Period 10/18/2013 - 09/30/2014 Duty Locations Few Vacancies in Ketchikan, AK, US
Kodiak, AK, US
San Diego, CA, US
Honolulu, HI, US
Woods Hole, MA, US
Pascagoula, MS, US
Newport, OR, US
Davisville, RI, US
Charleston AFB, SC, US
Norfolk, VA, US
Series/Grade WM - 9932 01 For More Info Jonathan Ford
Salary $54512.00 - $95036.00

Who May Apply
All qualified U.S. Citizens.

Job Status
Mixed Tour.

Security Clearance Required:

Public Trust - Background Investigation

Duration Appointment Permanent Positions in the Excepted Service.

Marketing Statement

Unlock secrets in deep oceans, track rapidly moving storms, operate state-of-the-art environmental satellites, chart the Nation's waterways, formulate models to forecast climate trends, protect and preserve our living marine's all in a day's work at NOAA! Join a dedicated workforce committed to a vital mission: safeguarding the public, protecting natural resources, strengthening the economy. A career that makes a world of difference!

As a conditional of employment, your position will be a Mixed Tour position.  Mixed Tour of duty is a combination of full time, part time and intermittent work schedules which allows the best utilization of resources based on the work requirements of the organization.  You will be required to sign a Mixed Tour Agreement.

Once selected, you may be sent to any vessel nationwide. There is no guarantee that you will be assigned to any particular vessel or geographic location, however, your duty location will be determined by your home of record or ship’s home port. Duty locations are Norfolk, VA; Charleston, SC; Woods Hole, MA; Pascagoula, MS; Newport, OR; Kodiak, AK; Ketchikan, AK; San Diego, CA; Honolulu, HI; Davisville, RI.
This is an open continuous announcement.

Applications will be considered as vacancies occur.

A one year Trial period may be required.

Supervisory Position: No

Key Requirements

  • Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • Applicant must have a valid USCG License prior to appointment.
  • Applicant must meet physical requirements prior to appointment.
  • Applicant must pass drug testing prior to appointment.
  • Applicant must be able to obtain and hold a US Passport.
  • Must be registered for Selective Service, if applicable (