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Supervisory Human Resources Specialist

Treasury, Financial Crimes Enforcement Network Vienna, VA
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Supervisory Human Resources Specialist

##### Department of the Treasury

Treasury, Financial Crimes Enforcement Network


- ##### Open & closing dates

08/29/2019 to 09/12/2019

- ##### Service


- ##### Pay scale & grade

GS 14

- ##### Salary

$117,191 to $152,352 per year

- ##### Appointment type

Permanent - Full-time

- ##### Work schedule

Full-Time - Career/Career Conditional


1 vacancy in the following location:


Vienna, VA 1 vacancy

##### Relocation expenses reimbursed


##### Telework eligible

Yes as determined by agency policy

- Duties

### Summary

The incumbent serves as a Supervisory Human Resources Specialist in
the Office of Human Resources of the Management Programs Division of
the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN). Develops and
directs the provision of a full array of recruitment and staffing
services, serves as program manager for position management and
classification, and provides guidance in the areas of benefits, drug
testing, and time and attendance.

Learn more about this agency

### Responsibilities

1-Non Sensitive: This is a non-sensitive position designated as high
risk public trust, favorable adjudication of a Tier 4 investigation
is required. Failure to successfully meet these requirements will be
grounds for termination. Continued employment with FinCEN is
contingent upon satisfactory completion of the Tier 4 level
background investigation, the results of which fully meet the
FinCEN's special employment criteria. All employees are subject to
satisfactory completion of periodic reinvestigation and a continuing
life style in conformity with applicable national and FinCEN
directives. Any unfavorable information developed during an
investigation or other official inquiry may result in termination of
employment in accordance with established security policies and

As a Supervisory Human Resources Specialist, you will:

- Develop and supervise staff in the implementation of policies,
guidelines and procedures for a wide array of recruitment
- Utilize knowledge of classification practices to advise
management officials on proposed organizational structures;
- Provides program direction, guidance and assistance in handling
benefits issues;
- Evaluate current FinCEN HR policies and practices to ensure
consistency in application.

The Human Resources Office is currently transitioning the Human
Resources servicing to a shared services center. The Human
Resources Office will continue to advise customers on Human
Resources matters after this transition, but will no longer do
transactional processes.

### Travel Required

25% or less - 1-5 nights per month

##### Supervisory status


##### Promotion Potential


- #### Job family (Series)

0201 Human Resources Management

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- Requirements

### Conditions of Employment

- Please refer to "Conditions of Employment." Click "Print
Preview" to review
- Must be U.S. Citizens or U.S. Nationals

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

### Qualifications

You must meet the following requirements within 30 days of the
closing date of this announcement.

**Specialized experience for the GS-14**: Specialized experience is
defined as one year of experience at or equivalent to the GS-13
level in the federal service, that is directly related to the
position, and which has equipped the candidate with the particular
knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties
of the position. Specialized experience for this position is defined

**Performing HR advisory services in at least four of the following
Human Resources areas: workforce planning, classification and
position management, compensation, staffing/recruitment, benefits,
performance management and/or employee relations. Such experience
must have included designing or leading HR projects or studies,
analyzing detailed problems and issues, and advising senior
management of recommended solutions.**

In addition to the above requirements, you must meet the following
time-in-grade requirement, if applicable:
For the GS-14, you must have been at the GS-13 level for 52 weeks.

### Education

### Additional information

Become part of the team that safeguards the financial system from
the abuses of financial crime. At the Financial Crimes Enforcement
Network (FinCEN), we are at the forefront in preventing and
detecting terrorist financing, money laundering, and other financial
crime. Serve at the nation's financial intelligence unit and protect
the United States financial system from criminals and terrorist

\- We may select from this announcement or any other source to fill
one or more vacancies.
- Relocation expenses: No
- This is a non-bargaining unit position.
- We offer opportunities for telework.
- We offer opportunities for flexible work schedules.

- A one year supervisory or managerial probationary period may be
- Must successfully complete a background investigation.
- Complete a Declaration for Federal Employment to determine your
suitability for Federal employment, at the time requested by the
- 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.
- Submit to a drug test prior to your appointment and random drug
testing while you occupy the position.

\- Public Trust - Background Investigation will be required.

All candidates will be considered regardless of their race, color,
religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, protected
genetic information, status of a parent, lawful political
affiliation, marital status, physical/mental disability (if not a
job factor), membership, non-membership in an employee organization,
or any other non-merit factor. To file a complaint of
discrimination, contact FinCEN, Office of Equal Opportunity and
Diversity on (703) 905-5052 or TDD (703) 905-3838.

### 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 resume, responses to the online
questions, and required supporting documents. Please be sure that
your resume includes detailed information to support your
qualifications for this position; failure to provide sufficient
evidence in your resume may result in a "not qualified"

**Rating**: Your application will be evaluated in the following
areas: **Human Capital Management, Managerial, and Customer
Service**. 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. 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 receive a score of 85
or better to be rated as "well qualified" to receive special
selection priority.

**To preview questions please click here.**

### Background checks and security clearance

##### Security clearance

Not Required

##### Drug test required


- Required Documents

**A complete application includes 1. A resume, 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). Any required documents should be submitted at the
time that you apply as documents will not be accepted after the
vacancy closes.

**All applicants are required to submit a resume** 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 resume. We suggest that you
preview the online questions, as you may need to customize your
resume to ensure that it supports your responses to these questions.
Please view resume tips.

Your Federal Employment**:
- You must 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
- Indicate on your application the highest permanent grade you have
held; if this grade is different from your current grade, you must
submit a copy of an additional SF-50 showing this grade.
- Performance Appraisal. Applicants are required to submit a copy of
a current (or last) performance rating of record. If you have not
received a performance appraisal, please explain why in your

**Land Management Eligibles** must provide all required
documentation to verify eligibility, prior performance, and
qualifications for the target position. You can find information on
the Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act and eligibility HERE.
Land Management Eligibles must compete under competitive merit
promotion procedures and meet all applicable requirements as such
(time-in-grade restrictions do not apply).

displaced or surplus Federal employee, click CTAP/ICTAP for
eligibility and a detailed list of required documents you must
submit in order to be eligible.

**If you are applying under a special hiring authority** (e.g.
Military Spouses, Interchange Agreement, VEOA, VRA, 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.

- Benefits

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

FinCEN offers flexible work schedules, 10 paid holidays, financial
subsidies to employees who use public transportation to commute,
in-house training, fitness center reimbursement, alternate work
schedules (AWS) and telework opportunities, and eligibility for
performance awards. FinCEN also offers attractive health, life, and
long-term care insurance programs, and the employees' health
insurance contributions are out of pre-tax dollars. Newer employees
are covered by a three-tier retirement plan that includes a pre-tax
retirement contribution program with matching funds or, as
applicable, continuance in the Civil Service Retirement System. All
employees are assigned individual state-of-the-art computers. Learn
more about Federal benefits programs at:\_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.

- How to Apply

*FinCEN has partnered with the Treasury's Bureau of the Fiscal
Service to provide certain personnel services to its organization.
Fiscal Service's responsibilities include advertising vacancies,
accepting and handling applications, and extending job offers.

*The following instructions outline our application process. You
must complete this application process and submit any required
documents by 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) on the closing date of
this announcement. We are available to assist you during business
hours (normally 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET, Monday - Friday). If
applying online poses a hardship, please contact us by noon ET on
the announcement's closing date.

FinCEN provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with
disabilities on a case-by-case basis. Please contact us if you
require this for any part of the application and hiring process.

**To begin**, either click the "Create a New Account" button and
follow the prompts to register or if you previously registered,
click the "Apply Online" button and follow the prompts.

You will be re-directed to FinCEN's CareerConnector system to
complete your application process; answer the online questions, and
submit all required documents. (To submit supporting documents,
click one of the available options; Upload; Fax; or Reuse existing
documents. To protect your privacy, we suggest you first remove
your SSN). Also, go to "My Account" to view and update your
information, as necessary.

**To complete**, you must click the "Finish" button located at the
bottom of the "Application Review" page.

To verify your application is complete, log into your USAJOBS
account, select the **Application Status** link and then select the
**more information** link for this position. The Details page will
display the status of your application, the documentation received
and processed, and any correspondence the agency has sent related to
this application.

To return to an incomplete application, log into your USAJOBS
account and click **Update Application** in the vacancy
announcement. You must re-select your resume and/or other documents
from your USAJOBS account or your application will be incomplete.

**If you are experiencing system issues with your application,
please contact the CareerConnector Help Desk at and/or the USAJOBS Help Desk.**

For additional information on how to apply, please visit the
Partnership for Public Service's Go Government website.

### Agency contact information

### Applicant Call Center

##### Phone


##### Fax


##### Email

##### Address

Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN)
\*\*\* Please see the "How to Apply" section \*\*\*
Vienna, Virginia 22183
United States

Learn more about this agency

### Next steps

To check the status of your application for this position, please
follow these steps:

1. Login to your USAJOBS account, select the "Applications" section
and click on the vacancy you would like to view and have already
applied for.

2. Under "application status," click "additional application
information" and you will be taken to the CareerConnector website
where you can check your application status. The "additional
application information" link may not be available if your
application status says "Unavailable." This indicates that your
application is not complete.

If the "additional application information" link is not available
and the vacancy is still open, you can click on the job announcement
and "Update Application" to be taken back to the CareerConnector
portion of the application.

- Fair & Transparent

The Federal hiring process is setup to be fair and transparent.
Please read the following guidance.

### Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

The United States Government does not discriminate in employment on
the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and
gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual
orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age,
membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental
status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

- Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) for federal employees & job

### Reasonable Accommodation Policy

Federal agencies must provide reasonable accommodation to applicants
with disabilities where appropriate. Applicants requiring reasonable
accommodation for any part of the application process should follow
the instructions in the job opportunity announcement. For any part
of the remaining hiring process, applicants should contact the
hiring agency directly. Determinations on requests for reasonable
accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

A reasonable accommodation is any change to a job, the work
environment, or the way things are usually done that enables an
individual with a disability to apply for a job, perform job duties
or receive equal access to job benefits.

Under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, federal agencies must provide
reasonable accommodations when:

- An applicant with a disability needs an accommodation to have an
equal opportunity to apply for a job.
- An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to perform
the essential job duties or to gain access to the workplace.
- An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to receive
equal access to benefits, such as details, training, and
office-sponsored events.

You can request a reasonable accommodation at any time during the
application or hiring process or while on the job. Requests are
considered on a case-by-case basis.

Learn more about disability employment and reasonable accommodations
or how to contact an agency.

#### Legal and regulatory guidance

- Financial suitability
- Social security number request
- Privacy Act
- Signature and false statements
- Selective Service
- New employee probationary period

This job originated on For the full announcement and to
apply, visit Only resumes
submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed
at will be considered.

Treasury, Financial Crimes Enforcement Network


Vienna, VA