Program Analyst (GIS Coordinator)


Vacancy ID: 838254   Announcement Number: CO-13-15   USAJOBS Control Number: 337619200

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Vacancy Identification Number

The Vacancy Identification Number is: 838254


1. Title of Job

Program Analyst (GIS Coordinator)


2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

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5. Employment Availability

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6. Citizenship

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7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

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11. Miscellaneous Information

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12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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14. Veteran Preference Claim

15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

16. Availability Date

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17. Service Computation Date

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18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

The occupational specialty will be selected for you if there is only one, otherwise, select/enter at least one occupational specialty code for this position. The specialty code for this position is:


001 PROGRAM ANALYST (GIS COORDINATOR)

21. Geographic Availability

The geographic location code will be selected for you if there is only one, otherwise, select/enter at least one geographic location in which you are intrested and will accept employment. The location code for this position is:


081435059 Lakewood, CO

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1. Are you submitting Form BIA-4432, Verification of Indian Preference for Employment in the Bureau of Indian Affairs, to claim Indian Preference? Note: You must include your Form BIA-4432. As outlined in the vacancy announcement, this is the ONLY Indian Preference Verification Form that will be accepted.

A. Yes.
B. No.

2. Are you a veteran and submitting a DD-214, Certificate of Release or Honorable Discharge from Active Duty, to verify Veteran's Preference claimed? Note: You must include your DD-214, if claiming 5 pt. or 10 pt. preference and Standard Form 15 including the required supporting documentation, if claiming 10 pt. preference.

A. Yes.
B. No.

3. Are you submitting your most recent SF-50, Notification of Personnel Action, to verify you are a current status employee or a former employee with Reinstatement eligibility? Note: You must include your latest SF-50 to verify transfer or reinstatement eligibility.

A. Yes.
B. No.

4. The incumbent must possess a valid state Driver's License. Do you possess a valid Driver's License?

A. Yes, I certify that I possess a valid Driver's License.

B. No, I do not possess a valid Driver's License.


5. Carefully read the following descriptions of experience. Select the one that best describes your qualifications for GS-13 Program Analyst. Make sure your resume supports your response that you select.

A. I have 1 year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-12 grade level in the Federal service. Examples may include, but are not limited to experience as a geographer, physical scientist, engineer, or cartographer, successfully integrating and applying Geographic Information System (GIS) applications to meet Division of Water and Power related objectives. Experience as a subject matter expert developing organizational programs to support GIS analysis; using and manipulating data in order to present well organized reports to management and other professionals. Experience managing multiple complex projects, solving problems, making decisions and interacting collaboratively with professionals.

B. I do not have the experience as described in the above statement.

INSTRUCTIONS: For each task in the following group, choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training. Please select only one letter for each item.

A- I have no education, training or experience in performing this task. (0 Points)

B- I have had education or training in performing the task, but have not yet performed it on the job. (1 Point)

C- I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task was monitored closely by a supervisory or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper procedures. (2 Points)

D- I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee. (3 Points)

E- I have supervised performance of this task or am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my expertise. (4 Points)

6. Provide the formulation of policies and direction relating to the execution of all Division of Water and Power (DWP) Programs.

7. Responsible for feasibility studies relative to the use and development of DWP activities and functions.

8. Serve on issues involving irrigation construction, irrigation operation and maintenance, power utility construction, power utility operation and maintenance, dam construction, dam operation and maintenance, and safety issues of irrigation and power projects, and dams, and conduct of nationwide evaluations concerning Program activities.

9. Develop procedures and defines requirements for gathering, maintaining and analyzing data to evaluate existing and proposed programs and projects.

10. Analyze and interprets DWP policy, procedures and resolves complex functional requirements and the implementation of new developments and technology to the DWP asset information system.

11. Monitor contractor operations, service agreements, and products through review and testing, and day-to-day operations.

12. Provide cost analysis and manpower scheduling for DWP geodatabase program requirements.

13. Serve as an expert to review, analyze, and document requirements external and internal to the programs, computerized maintenance management system (MAXIM0), and other Federal programs (e.g. FFS, FHB, etc.).

14. Perform activity and work to achieve defined joint project objectives using automation to improve efficiency of irrigation and power operations.

15. Transition requirements to systems specifications and documents the action into tasks for contractor delivery orders or service agreements.

16. Provide technical expertise and experience in dealing with broad and complex functional problems that may further be complicated by multiple service activities, policies, and controls.

17. Manage all aspects of the geographic information system (GIS) data, operations, and deliverables.

18. Support and coordinate Graphic Information System (GIS) operations across all levels of program areas.

19. Gather geospatial data to ensure federally-mandated documentation of geospatial data and analyses.

20. Coordinate with other DWP staff to determine format and requirements for all asset data into the DWP GIS systems.

21. Create accurate geospatial maps in a timely manner using the proper techniques mid procedures.

22. Develop and integrate user interfaces for data systems such as SQL Servers using MS Access as a front end application.

23. Develop web based mapping systems using GIS products, such as ESRI and ArcGIS.

24. Prepare and coordinate system functional descriptions, data output requirements, and user documentation needs associated with DWP applications,

25. Analyze the DWP programs and defines requirements to be used in the development of the DWP geodatabase.

26. Provide expertise and leadership to the DWP Maximo, Data Collection and GIS/Cartography programs related to the collection, coordination, integrity, storage and backup of DWP asset data.

27. Provide expertise on DWP data access to program applications for Central Office, region and agency staff, while maintaining a liaison role with the OCIO,

28. Serve as subject matter experts and works closely with regional offices, agencies and tribal organizations to ensure maintenance of accurate and current data.

29. Coordinate defined tasks with supervisor, relevant program staff and the Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO) office.

30. Advise management officials at all levels on program development, analysis and evaluations pertaining to DWP data management.

31. Advisor to program and supervisory staff on matters which pertain to effectiveness, efficiencies and financial solutions for specific management problems the geodatabase area.

INSTRUCTIONS: As previously explained, your ratings in this Occupational Questionnaire are subject to evaluation and verification based on the documents and references you submit. Later steps in the selection process are specifically designed to verify your ratings. Deliberate attempts to falsify information may be grounds for not selecting you or for dismissing you from the position/agency during the probation period. Please take this opportunity to review your ratings to ensure their accuracy. By agreeing to the statement below, you are confirming that you: 1) understand this warning; 2) have reviewed your responses to this questionnaire for accuracy; and 3) verify that your responses accurately describe your current level of experience and capability.

32. Failure to agree to the statement below will disqualify you from further consideration for the position.

A. Yes, I verify that all of my responses to this questionnaire are true and accurate. I accept that if my supporting documentation and/or later steps in the selection process do not support one or more of my responses to the questionnaire that my application may be rated lower and/or I may be removed from further consideration.

B. No, I do not accept this agreement and/or I no longer wish to be considered for this position.

INSTRUCTIONS: It is the applicant's responsibility to verify that information entered, uploaded, or faxed (i.e., resume, veterans or Indian preference documentation, assessment questions and answers, and SF 50's) is received and is accurate.