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Joint Activities TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST in Miami, Florida

Summary About the Position: The incumbent will serve as a Traffic Managment Specialist at the Logistics Directorate (J4) in Miami, FL. The U.S. Southern Command (USSOUTHCOM) is searching for a Traffic Management Specialist to join their Mobility Division in Doral, FL. The ideal candidate will be a highly skilled and experienced logistics professional w/ a blend of technical expertise, analytical abilities, leadership qualities, and a strong commitment to customer service and achieving mission success. Responsibilities Act as a subject matter expert, setting policy and overseeing program operations regarding transportation. Provide knowledge of traffic management principles, regulations (DTR), and global transportation networks (air, land, sea). Utilize logistics information systems to track shipments, manage data, and ensure compliance (e.g., GCCS-J, IGC, SMS). (e.g., GCCS-J, IGC, SMS)-Global Command, and Control System-Joint, Integrated Data Environment/Global Transportation Network Convergence, and Strategic Management System). Analyze transportation data to identify trends, troubleshoot issues, and develop cost-effective solutions. Communicate and coordinate skills to work effectively with diverse stakeholders (military, government, commercial carriers). Requirements Conditions of Employment Qualifications 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. 30 Percent or More Disabled Veterans Current Department of Army Civilian Employees Current Department of Defense (DOD) Civilian Employee (non-Army) Domestic Defense Industrial Base/Major Range and Test Facilities Base Civilian Personnel Workforce Executive Order (E.O.) 12721 Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan Land Management Workforce Flexibility Act Military Spouses, under Executive Order (E.O.) 13473 Non-Appropriated Fund Instrumentality (NAFI) Non-Department of Defense (DoD) Transfer Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Interchange Agreement Eligible People with Disabilities, Schedule A Priority Placement Program, DoD Military Reserve (MR) and National Guard (NG) Technician Eligible Priority Placement Program, DoD Military Spouse Preference (MSP) Eligible Priority Placement Program, DoD MR and NG Preference Eligible Tech Receiving Disability Retirement Priority Placement Program, DoD Retained Grade Preference Eligible Reinstatement Veterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) of 1998 In order to qualify, you must meet the experience requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document. Specialized Experience: One year of specialized experience which includes 1). Serve as a Traffic Management Specialist resolving issues related to transportation and distribution services via all modes of transportation; 2). Respond to customer requests by coordinating the most cost-effective transportation service that meets delivery requirements; 3). Develop administrative regulations regarding the processes of program operations in order to determine the rate of mission success. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-12 or above). You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas: Physical Distribution / Transportation Operations Transportation Policy and Regulation Transportation Traffic Management and Distribution Time in Grade Requirement: Applicants who have held a General Schedule (GS) position within the last 52 weeks must have 52 weeks of Federal service at the next lower grade or equivalent (GS-12). Education Some federal jobs allow you to substitute your education for the required experience in order to qualify. For this job, you must meet the qualification requirement using experience alone--no substitution of education for experience is permitted. Additional Information Male applicants born after December 31, 1959, must complete a Pre-Employment Certification Statement for Selective Service Registration. You will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship. One year trial/probationary period may be required. Direct deposit of pay is required. Selection is subject to restrictions resulting from Department of Defense referral system for displaced employees. If you have retired from federal service and you are interested in employment as a reemployed annuitant, see the information in the Reemployed Annuitant information sheet. This is a(n) Logistics Career Field position. Multiple positions may be filled from this announcement. Salary includes applicable locality pay or Local Market Supplement. When you perform a Civilian Permanent Change of Station (PCS) with the government, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) considers the majority of your entitlements to be taxable. Visit for more information. Permanent Change of Station (PCS) allowances may be authorized, subject to the provisions of the Joint Travel Regulations and an agency determination that a PCS move is in the Government Interest. Advance-in-Hire may be authorized. Recruitment/Relocation/Retention Incentive may be authorized. This position is currently not covered under a union.