U.S. Department of Commerce
Bureau of the Census
Opening Date: August 18, 2009 Recruiting Bulletin No.: BOLCO‐2152‐05EXT
Closing Date: August 28, 2009* Ponce Local Census Office
Duty Station: Ponce, PR
*This bulletin will remain open for a minimum of 10 days, or until sufficient applications are received.
POSITION TITLE: ASSISTANT MANAGER FOR QUALITY ASSURANCE
NUMBER OF VACANCIES: One (1)
PAY RATE: $31,720 per year, $15.25 per hour
EXCEPTED SERVICE APPOINTMENT: Schedule A Appointment, not-to-exceed one year, with the possibility of an
one year extension.
AREA OF CONSIDERATION: All U.S. Citizens residing in Adjuntas, Jayuya, Juana Diaz, Penuelas, Ponce, and Utuado
WORK SCHEDULE: This is a temporary, Full-time position. The incumbent of this position is covered by the mixed-
tour employment program.
WHO MAY APPLY: U.S. citizens residing in the area of consideration (see above).
DUTIES: The incumbent works closely with and advises the Assistant Manager for Field Operations and the Local Census
Office Manager on compliance with pre-established quality assurance goals and procedures for all field data collection
operations in the ELCO/LCO. In the advisory role, works with ELCO/LCO operational reports and materials to monitor
the quality of data collection processes, performance, and completed field data collection materials. Meeting regularly
with the Assistant Manager for Field Operations and the LCO Manager, the incumbent confirms, changes, and
supplements their awareness of quality compliance for field data collection operations. In these meetings, the incumbent
reports on the progress of the QC operations and identifies and reports quality problems or concerns within the pre-
established standards in a clear and timely manner. Suggests remedial action or alternatives to resolve problems. Directly