Railroad Safety Inspector (Hazardous Materials) - GS-2121-12 (Open to U.S. Citizens) BP

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Department Of Transportation
About the Agency
FRA is committed to fostering a diverse, highly skilled workforce capable of meeting or exceeding our strategic goals with efficiency, innovation, and a constant focus on better serving our customers.
You will serve as a Railroad Safety Inspector (Hazardous Material). As a Hazardous Material(Hazmat) inspector you will be assigned territory covering potentially several states. You will be responsible for the improvement and advancement of railroad safety and monitoring regulatory compliance of hazardous material shipments by rail within their assigned territory. The demands of the position require skills in the evaluation, fact-finding, report writing; requires comprehension and application of technical and regulatory standards, as well as the ability to gain cooperation of individuals and organizations.
This position is perfect for a mid-level professional with strong technical background in applying current Federal railroad safety standards pertaining to Hazardous Material, as well as strong analytical and communication skills; and experience to conduct inspections pertaining to tank cars and containers used to transport hazardous materials, shipment and packaging of hazardous materials, and loading and unloading procedures; mission focused, and is looking for great health benefits and a stable work-life environment.
PLEASE NOTE: There is only one position, which can be filled in any one of the following duty locations advertised. The difference in the salary is determined by the locality pay in each location. Salaries for all areas are available on the OPM website at /
This position is eligible for full-time telework, and the selectee must reside (or be willing to move at his/her own expense)within the geographic area of the duty location stated above. The duty location for a full-time teleworker is usually the residence or other approved telework site. The actual duty location is subject to approval by the Regional Administrator. Salary will be adjusted based on the duty location.
Job Title: Railroad Safety Inspector (Hazardous Materials) - GS-2121-12 (Open to U.S. Citizens) BP
Department: Department Of Transportation
Agency: Federal Railroad Administration
Job Announcement Number: FRA.R8-2014-0021
SALARY RANGE: $69,497.00 to $90,344.00 / Per Year
OPEN PERIOD: Wednesday, May 07, 2014 to Tuesday, May 20, 2014
SERIES & GRADE: GS-2121-12
POSITION INFORMATION: Full Time - - Permanent
DUTY LOCATIONS: 1 vacancy in the following location(s):

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