Human Resources Specialist Performance Management Employee Labor Relations Jobs Vacancy in Department The Treasury Washington
- Human Resources Specialist Performance Management Employee Labor Relations
- Department The Treasury
- Washington DC
- 12 Sep, 2019 9 days ago
Department The Treasury Washington urgently required following position for Human Resources Specialist Performance Management Employee Labor Relations. Please read this job advertisement carefully before apply. There are some qualifications, experience and skills requirement that the employers require. Does your career history fit these requirements? Ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills and qualifications.
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Human Resources Specialist Performance Management Employee Labor Relations Jobs Vacancy in Department The Treasury Washington Jobs Details:
- Develop and monitor performance management/recognition and award systems/programs for the bureau, which are innovative and effectively motivate employees toward increased productivity and high levels of performance.
- Conduct comprehensive studies and evaluations of the Bureau’s performance management and recognition program in improving organizational effectiveness and productivity.
- Prepare and revise procedures, plans, memorandums, letters, recommendations or corrective action needed.
- Arrange for interviews with employees and operating officials to investigate employee and labor relations problems.
- Represent management in third party hearings, negotiability determinations, alternative dispute resolutions, impasse disputes, unfair labor practice complaints and unit determinations and clarification as well as any disciplinary and adverse proceedings. Represent and or advise the management team on any labor issues presented to the Department of the Treasury, Department of Labor, The Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA), the Federal Services Impasse Panel, The Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service and OPM.
Job family (Series)
0201 Human Resources Management
- Directors, Labor Relations
- Human Resources Specialists
- Labor Relations Directors
- Specialists, Human Resources
Conditions of Employment
- Must be U.S. Citizens or U.S. Nationals.
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- Please refer to "Conditions of Employment."
The experience may have been gained in either the public or private sector. One year of experience refers to full-time work; part-time work is considered on a prorated basis. To ensure full credit for your work experience, please indicate dates of employment by month/day/year, and indicate number of hours worked per week on your résumé.
SUITABILITY, CLEARANCE & REQUIREMENTS: A background investigation will be required for all new hires. Appointment will be subject to the applicant’s successful completion of a background investigation and favorable adjudication. Failure to successfully meet these requirements will be grounds for disqualification in the hiring process. The background investigation process conducted by the Bureau of Engraving and Printing is very thorough. Therefore it is imperative that applicants exercise candor and honesty when answering background questionnaires, especially as it relates to arrest, employment, education, finances, illegal drug use, and/or other criminal history. Falsification discovered in security documents or during the background investigation process may result in an immediate negative suitability determination or immediate revocation of your interim clearance (if applicable).
You must meet the following requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
For the GS-13, you must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-12 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position includes:
Examples of such experience could include:
- Experience researching human resources concepts, principles, laws and regulations in order to advise all levels of management on appropriate resolutions regarding employee and labor relations and performance management related issues.
- Providing advice and assistance about appropriate disciplinary or other corrective techniques in response to a range of conduct and performance problems; OR
- Providing guidance on labor-management matters (e.g. grievances, unfair labor practice charges, information sharing, contract interpretation, labor relations training, and preparation and conduct of contract bargaining); OR
- Coordinating and processing cases involving reports of investigation, removals, involuntary separations and other adverse actions; OR
- Advising managers and supervisors on performance management processes, including planning, monitoring, developing, and rewarding performance as well as the rating process; OR
- Developing written policy and guidelines for use by management in delineating their roles and responsibilities in such matters as developing individual employee appraisal plans, completing appraisal forms, reappraising employees as appropriate, and providing counseling and training as necessary; OR
- Advising managers and supervisors in developing appropriate performance elements and standards for established positions.
For the GS-12, you must have one year of specialized experience at a level of difficulty and responsibility equivalent to the GS-11 grade level in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position includes:
Examples of such experience could include:
- Experience interpreting and applying human resources concepts, principles, laws and regulations in order to make recommendations regarding employee and labor relations and performance management related issues.
- Researching applicable laws, policy, and agency precedent to provide guidance to managers and explain rules to employees regarding conduct, performance, attendance, and dispute resolution; OR
- Preparing labor agreements or labor-management proposals; OR
- Reviewing and evaluating employee performance plans and information justifying employee award nominations; OR
- Conducting research into established policy regarding performance management practices and the appropriate disposition of an employee recognition request; OR
- Advising management on appropriate procedures and practices involved in developing employee performance plans, conducting appraisal interviews, and submitting and justifying employee award nominations; OR
- Developing and presenting performance management training in regard to performance based actions.
In addition to the above requirements, you must meet the following time-in-grade requirement, if applicable:
For the GS-13, you must have been at the GS-12 level for 52 weeks.
For the GS-12, you must have been at the GS-11 level for 52 weeks.
- We may select from this announcement or any other source to fill one or more vacancies.
- This is a non-bargaining unit position.
- We offer opportunities for telework.
- We offer opportunities for flexible work schedules.
- The facility typically shuts down annually between Christmas and New Year's Day. As such, all BEP employees must take leave for work days during the shutdown period.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:
- A one year probationary period may be required.
- Public Trust – Background Investigation will be required.
- Complete a Declaration for Federal Employment to determine your suitability for Federal employment, at the time requested by the agency.
- If you are a male applicant born after December 31, 1959, certify that you have registered with the Selective Service System or are exempt from having to do so.
- Have your salary sent to a financial institution of your choice by Direct Deposit/Electronic Funds Transfer.
- Go through a Personal Identity Verification (PIV) process that requires two forms of identification from the Form I-9. Federal law requires verification of the identity and employment eligibility of all new hires in the U.S.
How You Will Be Evaluated
You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.
Your application includes your résumé, responses to the online questions, and required supporting documents. Please be sure that your résumé includes detailed information to support your qualifications for this position; failure to provide sufficient evidence in your résumé may result in a “not qualified” determination.
Rating: Your application will be evaluated in the following areas: Human Capital Management, Influencing/Negotiation, Communication. Your application will be rated and ranked among others, based on your responses to the online questions, regarding your experience, education, training, performance appraisals and awards relevant to the duties of this position. A subject matter expert may be used in the evaluation. Your rating may be lowered if your responses to the online questions are not supported by the education and/or experience described in your application.
Referral: If you are among the top qualified candidates, your application may be referred to a selecting official for consideration. You may be required to participate in a selection interview. We will not reimburse costs related to the interview such as travel to and from the interview site.
If you are a displaced or surplus Federal employee (eligible for the Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP)/Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP)) you must score 90 or better to be rated as “well qualified" to receive special selection priority.
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Background checks and security clearance
Drug test required
Required DocumentsA complete application includes 1. A résumé, 2. Vacancy question responses, and 3. Submission of any required documents. Please note that if you do not provide all required information, as specified in this announcement, you may not be considered for this position (or may not receive the special consideration for which you may be eligible).
All applicants are required to submit:
Résumé either by creating one in USAJOBS or uploading one of their own choosing. (Cover letters are optional.) To receive full credit for relevant experience, please list the month/date/year and number of hours worked for experience listed on your résumé. We suggest that you preview the online questions, as you may need to customize your résumé to ensure that it supports your responses to these questions. Please view résumé tips.
Appraisal: a copy of your most recent, signed, completed annual performance appraisal which includes the final rating. If it is not dated within the last 18 months, or if you have not received a performance appraisal, please explain why in your application.
CURRENT AND FORMER FEDERAL EMPLOYEES - Documentation Relating to Your Federal Employment:
- Submit a copy of your SF-50, Notification of Personnel Action, which shows your current (or most recent) grade and competitive service status. (The “position occupied” block on the SF-50 should show a “1” and your “tenure” block should show a “1” or “2”.)
- If you are currently on a Veterans Recruitment Appointment (VRA), submit a copy of an SF-50 showing that. Also, you must submit a copy of your DD214 or other documentation showing dates of service and type of discharge and any other applicable documents such as SF-15, VA letters, etc.
- Indicate on your application the highest permanent grade you have held; if this grade is different from your current grade, submit a copy of an additional SF-50 showing this grade.
CAREER TRANSITION ASSISTANCE PLAN (CTAP) OR INTERAGENCY CAREER TRANSITION ASSISTANCE PLAN (ICTAP) DOCUMENTATION: If you are a displaced or surplus Federal employee, click CTAP/ICTAP for eligibility and a detailed list of required documents.
If you are applying under a special hiring authority (e.g. Military Spouses, Interchange Agreement, VEOA, Schedule A Disability, etc.), please see applicant guide for required documentation. In order to be eligible under one of these authorities, you must submit all required documentation as outlined in the applicant guide.
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.
A career with the U.S. Government provides employees with a comprehensive benefits package. As a federal employee, you and your family will have access to a range of benefits that are designed to make your federal career very rewarding. Learn more about federal benefits.Our comprehensive benefits are very generous. Our benefits package includes:
- Challenging work, opportunities for advancement, competitive salaries, bonuses and incentive awards.
- Ten paid holidays, 13 days of sick leave, and 13 to 26 days of vacation time each year.
- Access to insurance programs that may be continued after you retire.
- A wide choice of health insurance plans, coverage for pre-existing conditions, and no waiting periods. We pay a substantial amount (up to 75%) of the health insurance premiums.
- A retirement program which includes employer-matching contributions.
- Learn more about Federal benefits programs at: https://help.usajobs.gov/index.php/Pay_and_Benefits
Eligibility for benefits depends on the type of position you hold and whether your position is full-time, part-time, or intermittent. Contact the hiring agency for more information on the specific benefits offered.
This position is located in the Bureau of Engraving & Printing (BEP), Associate Director – Management/Chief Information, Office of Human Resources (OHR), Employee/Labor Relations and Performance Management Division (EPMD).
The following are the duties of this position at the GS-13. If you are selected at a lower grade level, you will have the opportunity to learn to perform all these duties, and will receive training to help you grow in this position.