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Bonneville Power Administration Supervisory Public Utilities Specialist in United States

Summary This position is located in the Program Marketing (PEM) organization within Energy Efficiency (PE), Power Services organization (P), Bonneville Power Administration (BPA). A successful candidate in the Supervisory Public Utilities Specialist position will serve as the Supervisor of the Program Marketing group in Energy Efficiency. Responsibilities As the Supervisor of the Program Marketing group in Energy Efficiency, you will: - Responsible for managing all marketing and communication strategies and activities to promote and support BPA's Energy Efficiency efforts to more than 135 public utility customers throughout the Pacific Northwest; - Oversee integrated marketing efforts that combine advertising, customer communication, written and print materials, web, social media and outreach activities to increase behavior change and the adoption of energy efficiency measures; - Plan and orchestrate customer and stakeholder outreach activities and the achievement of departmental customer satisfaction goals; - Oversee the negotiation of BPA's energy conservation acquisition contracts; - Provide technical and administrative support related to BPA's energy efficiency activities with customers and stakeholders; - Facilitate the production and delivery of energy efficiency programs, products and services in accordance with customer needs and contracts. Requirements Conditions of Employment Qualifications SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: A qualified candidate's online application and resume must demonstrate at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade level [GS-13] in the Federal service. Specialized experience for this position is defined as: 1) leading a team or projects in utility sectors to meet energy conservation goals; 2) interpreting, analyzing, and adapting power or related utility industry policies, guidelines, and plans to identify cost effective energy savings; and 3) collaborating and creating working relationships with management, utility customers, tribes, local and regional government groups, or other individuals to achieve program goals. "Experience" refers to paid and unpaid experience. Examples of qualifying unpaid experience may include: volunteer work done through National Service programs (such as Peace Corps and AmeriCorps); as well as work for other community-based philanthropic and social organizations. Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills; and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Time-in-Grade: Current Federal employees must meet time-in-grade requirements by the closing date of this announcement to receive consideration. CTAP/ICTAP candidates: To be considered "well qualified" you must meet all of the requirements as described in this section. You must meet all qualifications and eligibility requirements by the closing date of this announcement. Education There are no specific education requirements or substitution of education for experience for this position. Additional Information The U.S. Department of Energy fosters a diverse and inclusive workplace and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This job opportunity announcement may be used to fill additional similar vacancies across DOE. For general information on government-wide Telework polices visit: Information on how to create a federal resume Veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, please visit the links at the bottom of this page or visit the FedsHireVets website. If you believe that you are eligible for the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP), please visit the OPM ICTAP/CTAP website for more information. In order to be considered under the ICTAP program, your application must score within the pre-established "well qualified" category as stated in the Qualifications section. Some positions may require completion of a probationary period of up to 1 (one) year. Many positions require successful completion of a background investigation. All males born after December 31st 1959 must abide by laws regarding Selective Service registration. To learn more about this law, visit the Selective Service web page, Who Must Register. If you are not registered and don't have an approved exemption, you will not be eligible for employment with the Federal government. EEO Policy: Reasonable Accommodation Policy: Veterans Information: Telework: Selective Service Registration: Hiring incentives may be authorized for a highly qualified candidate based on budget availability and in accordance with federal regulations. BPA strives to ensure a safe, positive, inclusive work environment, supported by Leadership Behaviors. For more information on Leadership Behaviors visit: We also understand the importance of work/life balance and offer a variety of programs and policies designed to create more flexible, responsive work environments supportive of commitments to community, home and family members. BPA also supports employees' overall wellness through its Be Well program, which helps employees adopt healthier lifestyles and feel better about their work/life balance. The program supports five key areas of life: career, community, financial, physical and social.