U.S. Department of Commerce
Bureau of the Census
Opening Date: August 17, 2009 Recruiting
Bulletin No.: BOLCO‐2136‐11EXT
Closing Date: September 4, 2009* Elmira Local Census Office
*This bulletin will remain open for a minimum of 10 days, or until sufficient applications are received.
POSITION TITLE: ASSISTANT MANAGER FOR TECHNOLOGY
NUMBER OF VACANCIES: One (1)
PAY RATE: $35,880 per year, $17.25 per hour
EXCEPTED SERVICE APPOINTMENT: Schedule A Appointment, not-to-exceed one year, with the possibility of an
one year extension.
AREA OF CONSIDERATION: U.S. Citizens residing in Broome, Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins,
and Tioga counties.
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: Incumbent is responsible for managing automation functions in the LCO. Individually, or through designated
automation staff, is the first line of contact for all hardware, software, and telecommunication problems in the LCO and
between the LCO and Regional Census Center (RCC). This job includes troubleshooting duties and evaluating, analyzing,
and coordinating automation operations to efficiently support LCO functions. The individual is responsible for managing
LCO support functions for Mobile Computing Equipment (MCE) to be used for automated data collection. Works under
the direction of the Local Census Office Manager and provides technical guidance and support to Assistant Managers at
the LCO, in such areas as: training; making adjustments to expedite production, including the scheduling and
coordinating of data entry operations for optimal use of workstations and print devices; managing the property control
system for Office Computin