Topic ID #35514 - posted 4/1/2015 3:21 AM

Museum Specialist (History), GS-09/11 - Washington Navy Yard, DC

Jennifer Palmer

Job Title:Museum Specialist (History)
Department:Department of the Navy
Agency:Immediate Office of the Chief of Naval Operations
Job Announcement Number:NE51016-11-1368408NM075730
SALARY RANGE:    $52,668.00 to $82,840.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD:    Tuesday, March 31, 2015 to Tuesday, April 7, 2015
SERIES & GRADE:    GS-1016-09/11
POSITION INFORMATION:    Full Time - Permanent
DUTY LOCATIONS:    1 vacancy in the following location:
Washington Navy Yard, DC View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:    Current permanent (career/career conditional) civilian federal employees, Reinstatements, 30% or more disabled veterans, VRA, VEOA, and ICTAP eligibles
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This position is located in the Curator Branch, Collection Management Division, Naval History and Heritage Command (NHHC) located at the Washington Navy Yard, Washington D.C.  The Curator Branch is responsible for the management of Navy properties of historical and inspirational value, including artifacts, shipboard equipment, ordnance, uniforms, photographs, and memorabilia.  This responsibility encompasses accessioning, preserving, storing, accounting for, and loaning to eligible recipients the properties in the Navy's historical collections.
Occasional Travel
The selectee may be required to use government or personal vehicle to attend meetings at headquarters or deliver artifacts
You must be a US Citizen.
Must be registered for Selective Service, see Legal & Regulatory Guidance.
Suitable for Federal employment as determined by background investigation.
Selectee may be required to successfully complete a probationary period.
You must obtain and maintain a security clearance
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Perform a variety of technical duties in connection with the physical maintenance, preservation, storage and inventory of the small arms and ordnance collection
Maintain the small arms collection including weapons disassembly, cleaning and reassembly
Research or develop conservation methods and techniques for the management of specialized small arms, ordnance, and edged weapons
Provide technical information regarding the care, handling, and display of small arms and ordnance to the NHHC enterprise and borrowing organizations
Research technical developments and evolution of small arms and ordnance in use by the U.S Navy, U.S allies, and belligerents
Execute necessary record updates in the NHHC collection management database

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