Mission Support Specialist
Job Category: General Administrative, Clerical, and Office Services
Job Series: 0301 (OPM Classification & Qualifications)
Types / Parentheticals
- Mission Support Specialist
- Mission Support Specialist (Human Resources Management)
- Mission Support Specialist (Budget)
- Mission Support Specialist (Security)
- Mission Support Specialist (Human Resources)
- Mission Support Specialist (Logistics)
- Mission Support Specialist (Management Analysis)
- Supervisory Mission Support Specialist
This job series covers positions responsible for providing support, guidance, and expertise in various support roles and functions. Specialty areas include budget and finance matters; management principles; human resources and administrative functions; training and employee development; logistics and procurement management; personal, physical and information security; and safety and occupational health. Mission Support Specialists perform their work in a multitude of different settings, providing expertise to provide advisory and technical services to CBP management.
Duties at CBP
Work within this job series requires a Mission Support Specialist to perform a variety of duties that involve knowledge in applying and conforming to precedents, laws, and regulations; provide analytical diagnostic methods and techniques to address substantive technical issues or problems; manages or makes recommendations for complex, controversial and/or sensitive matters that contain several interrelated issues. Typical work assignments may include:
- Providing advisory and technical services on organization functions and work practices;
- Developing new or modified administrative program work methods and procedures for delivering effective services to customers;
- Developing and delivering briefings, project papers, and reports to managers to foster understanding of HR policies, rules, and regulations; and
- Assessing the productivity, effectiveness and efficiency of program operations and objectives.
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