Topic ID #34835 - posted 2/9/2015 2:45 AM

Supervisory Museum Curator, GS-12 - Fort Bliss, TX

Jennifer Palmer

Job Title:Supervisory Museum Curator
Department:Department of the Army
Agency:HQDA Field Operating Agencies and Staff Support Agencies
Job Announcement Number:WTEQ153955691281125
SALARY RANGE:    $70,192.00 to $91,255.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD:    Monday, February 9, 2015 to Friday, February 20, 2015
SERIES & GRADE:    GS-1015-12
POSITION INFORMATION:    Full Time - Permanent
DUTY LOCATIONS:    1 vacancy in the following location:
Fort Bliss, TX View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:    Status Candidates (Merit Promotion and VEOA Eligibles)
Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.
About the Position:
This position serves as the Museum Director for the 1st Armored Division Museum and Fort Bliss Museum independently planning, managing, and administering museum activities and major programs.
Who May Apply:
Only applicants who meet one of the employment authority categories below are eligible to apply for this job.  You will be asked to identify which category or categories you meet, and to provide documents which prove you meet the category or categories you selected.  See Proof of Eligibility for an extensive list of document requirements for all employment authorities.
Current Civilian Employee with the Department of the Army
Current Permanent Department of Defense (DOD) - Civilian Employee (non-Army)
Current Permanent Federal Civilian Employee (non-DOD)
Former Federal Employee, eligible for reinstatement
Eligible due to Interagency Career Transition Program (ICTAP)
Eligible under Veterans' Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA)
Veterans with a service-connected disability of 30% or more
Eligible for military spouse preference under Executive Order 13473
Priority Placement Program, Program S (Military Spouse) registrants referred through the Automated Stopper and Referral System (ASARS) for this position
Eligible for family member appointment under Executive Order 12721
Eligible for NAF/AAFES Interchange Agreement
Eligible due to an Interchange Agreement
Eligible due to prior employment with specific agencies
Eligible for Persons with Disabilities
About Fort Bliss: Fort Bliss supports over 30,000 troops, and has undergone the largest post expansion in the Army. It is the home of the 1st Armored Division, FORSCOM deployable units, and has a full scope of base support elements. It is home to the U.S. Army Sergeant's Major Academy, William Beaumont Army Hospital, 32nd Army Air and Missile Defense Command, Brigade Modernization Command, and Joint Task Force North. Ft Bliss plays a vital role in America's largest city on a U.S. International Border, El Paso, Texas. El Paso's climate is dry/sunny with mild winters and warm summers. Web Site:

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You will serve as the Supervisory Museum Curator responsible for the acquisition of historical information, artifacts, and for the implementation of collection policies. Plan the museum expansion, adaptive reuse, and capital construction. Ensure the museum is in compliance with safety, security, regulations, and laws. Review and evaluate museums operations to develop policies and procedures for successful operations. Supervise the care and preservation of artifacts through proper storage/display techniques. Review and approve exhibit designs and themes, topics, and artifacts. Use museum studies and military history to manage museum operations. Evaluate condition of collected items and arranges for professional contract restoration, storage, and preservation services. Provide instruction and presentations to students and visitors related to military history. Manage and coordinate volunteer activities for the production of programs and museums activities.

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