Federal Aviation Administration Realty Specialist in College Park, Georgia
Serve as a Realty Specialist for the Eastern Logistics Service Area, Real Estate Group.
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Responsible for a complete range of real property acquisition, management and disposal duties in support of the National Airspace System. Functions include providing support to the requiring organizations in defining and analyzing requirements including exploring viable options, complying with all applicable federal, state and local laws, regulations and Acquisition Management System (AMS) policies and procedures in acquiring, leasing, administering and terminating real estate and utility contracts and other transactions. May exercise signature authority for other actions such as interdepartmental agreements with other U.S. government policies or with state or local governments. This position is an entry-level trainee. Assignments provide on-the-job experience and opportunities for formal classroom training to develop proficiency in all aspects of real property management for advancement. Assignments also include learning to maintain data in various financial and real estate systems. Works under relatively close supervision and receives clear guidance from the Real Estate and Utilities Group Manager, supervisor, or senior specialist. Assigned tasks include providing support in the course of negotiation, acquisition, administration, disposal, and/or termination of all real estate and utility contracts and transactions. Participates in all necessary training to qualify for advancement. Primary contacts are with personnel in the immediate logistics office, in offices of customer organizations, or with representatives of utility companies, lessors and airport sponsors. There are occasional contacts with other personnel external to the organization about routine issues.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
- Supports Real Estate and Utilities Group Manager, supervisors, or senior specialists to assist customers in defining requirements and submitting procurement request and similar requirements documentation. Assists customers in processing real property procurement request for routine acquisitions. Assists in performing title searches and fair market value determinations. Provides independent assistance in less complex situations.
- Supports Real Estate and Utilities Group Manager, supervisors, or senior specialists with acquiring, leasing, and managing real property. Assists in preparing acquisition plan. Assists in preparing and administering real estate market surveys. Performs market research to gather information requested by higher level personnel. Negotiates and awards routing utilities contracts for electricity, gas, water and sewer services. Responds to customer and vendor questions on routine matters.
- Assists Real Estate and Utilities Group Manager, supervisors, or senior specialists in responding to oral and written inquiries, including Congressional and Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests, protests, claims against the US Government and similar inquiries.
- Prepares all file documentation as assigned. This includes maintaining data in automated systems, such as Real Estate Management System (REMS) and Real Estate Tracking System (RETS). Obtains all required approvals and checks for consistency with national policy and agency goals.
Occasional travel - The job may require travel from time- to-time, but not on a regular basis. The travel may be for training or other work-related duties.
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- Managers, Property
- Managers, Real Estate
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Real Estate Managers
Conditions of Employment
- US Citizenship is required.
- Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959.
- Must submit an SF50 (See Required Documents)
- This position has a positive education requirement. Transcript(s) required.
- EVHO applicants must submit a DD Form 214 (Member 4 copy). See Required Documents.
FV-F: To qualify for this position you must demonstrate in your application that you possess 3 years of general experience which is progressively responsible experience and 1 year of which was equivalent to at least FV-E, FG/GS-7 in the Federal Service, that demonstrates the ability to: 1. Analyze problems to identify significant factors, gather pertinent data, and recognize solutions; 2. Plan and organize work; and 3. Present clear and concise information. Such experience may have been gained in administrative, professional, technical, investigative, or other responsible work. Experience in substantive and relevant secretarial, clerical, or other responsible work may be qualifying as long as it provided evidence of the knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSA's) necessary to perform the duties of the position to be filled. Experience of a general clerical nature (typing, filing, routine procedural processing, maintaining records, or other non specialized tasks) is not creditable. Trades or crafts experience appropriate to the position to be filled may be creditable or experience which involved acquiring, managing and disposing of real property or experience performing tasks involving researching or applying environmental laws and regulations to land management, including real property acquisition, management and disposal.
This position has a positive education requirement: Applicants must submit a copy of their college or university transcripts(s) and certificates by the closing date of announcement to verify qualifications. If selected, an official transcript will be required prior to appointment. You may upload these documents with your application in USAJOBS or fax it to fax number provided in the announcement (please include announcement number on each page).
Failure to do so will result in loss of consideration.
Schools must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Accreditation may be verified at the following website: www.ed.gov/admins/finaid/accred/index.html.
Foreign education must be evaluated by a private professional organization specializing in interpretation of foreign education credentials or an accredited U.S. educational institution in terms of equivalence to a degree acquired at an American college or university. A copy of the evaluation results must be included, otherwise your foreign education will not be considered.
Substitution of education or equivalent combinations of education and experience may be qualifying for this position. Refer to OPM's Operating Manual Qualification Standards at, http://www.opm.gov/qualifications/standards/group-stds/Gs-cler.asp for more information.
To qualify based on education, you must upload or fax a copy of your high school or college transcripts or certificates at time of application. If selected, official transcripts will be required prior to employment.
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We may use this vacancy to fill other similar vacant positions. Position may be subject to a background investigation. A one-year probationary period may be required. The person selected for this position may be required to file a financial disclosure statement within 30 days of entry on duty. FAA policy limits certain outside employment and financial investments in aviation-related companies.
Applicants must apply on-line to receive consideration for this vacancy announcement. Faxed, mailed or emailed applications cannot be accepted.
This position requires completion and favorable adjudication of a National Agency Check with Inquiry (NACI) background investigation prior to appointment, unless a waiver is obtained.
FAA CORE COMPENSATION PLAN This position is covered by the FAA Core Compensation plan. Additional information about core compensation is available on the following website: https://employees.faa.gov/org/staffoffices/ahr/policyguidance/hrpolicies/hrpm/comp/compref
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Eligible applicants meeting the minimum qualification requirements and selective factor(s), if applicable, may be further evaluated on the Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA) listed in the announcement. Based on this evaluation, applicants will be placed in one of the following categories: score order, category grouping, or alphabetical and referred to the selecting official for consideration.
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Qualification requirements must be met by the closing date of this vacancy announcement.
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Some, all or none of the applicants may be interviewed.
This is a bargaining unit position.
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You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.
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Successful completion of a security investigation will be required. EVHO applicants must provide DD form 214 (Member 4 copy).
This position has a positive education requirement; college transcripts are required for ALL candidates newly appointed to the FAA in the 1170 series.
College transcripts must be submitted from current FAA employees applying for internal vacancies if they have never held a position in the, 1170 series with the FAA.
College transcripts are not required from current FAA employees who are currently occupying a 1170 series.
If selected, official transcripts are required prior to employment.
If you are a current or former Federal employee (including a current FAA employee), you MUST provide a copy of your SF-50 (Notification of Personnel Action) containing information in Blocks 15, 17, 18, 19, 22, and 24 so it can be used to verify your position title, series, grade, tenure, and organization of record by the closing date of the announcement. You may fax your SF-50 or upload it into the on-line application. If faxing the SF-50, please ensure you include the vacancy announcement number on the faxed copy.
If you are a current Federal employee and need a current copy of your SF-50, please contact your personnel office. If you are an FAA employee, you can access and print your SF-50 from the eOPF system https://eopf.opm.gov/dot/. If you are a former Federal employee, you can obtain a copy of your SF-50 by writing the National Personnel Records Center Annex, 1411 Boulder Boulevard, Valmeyer, IL 62295. Additional information is available from this link: http://www.archives.gov/st-louis/civilian-personnel/.
Expanded Veterans Hiring Opportunity (EVHO) are those veterans who are honorably discharged from the Armed Forces after completing at least three (3) years of continuous active service. Applicants claiming eligibility for EVHO, MUST submit a DD Form 214 reflecting character of service to verify eligibility by the closing date of the announcement as requested by the Human Resource Office. Eligibility for EVHO will be considered based on applicable documentation submitted by the closing date.
If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:
Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.
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Federal Aviation Administration Southern Region, AHF-E400 1701 Columbia Avenue College Park, GA US
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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/504972700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.
Open & closing dates: 07/13/2018 to 08/02/2018
Pay scale & grade: FV F
Salary: $38,028 to $57,043 per year Salary does not include locality for the: Burlington, MA - 27.48%; College Park, GA - 21.16%; Jamaica, NY - 32.13% areas.
Appointment type: Permanent
Work schedule: Full-Time