JOB: Senior Policy Advisor at the Department of Labor, Washington, D.C.

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    Alicia Mazzara

    Job Title: Senior Policy Advisor
    Department: Department Of Labor
    Agency: Wage and Hour Division
    Sub Agency: U.S. Department of Labor
    Job Announcement Number: DE-11-HRC-WH-186

    SALARY RANGE: $123,758.00 – $155,500.00 /year
    OPEN PERIOD: Wednesday, July 06, 2011 to Wednesday, July 13, 2011
    SERIES & GRADE: GS-0301-15/15
    POSITION INFORMATION: Full Time Permanent
    DUTY LOCATIONS: 1 vacancy(s) in one of the following locations: Washington DC Metro Area, DC
    ICTAP eligibles in the local commuting area.

    This position is also being advertised as job #MS-11-HRC-WH-186 for status applicants; apply to BOTH status & non-status jobs to be considered for each.

    Opportunities are Open! Begin a challenging career with the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL), and you will help shape the workforce of tomorrow. DOL offers rewarding opportunities to contribute to a noble mission; to serve and protect American workers, prepare them for new and better jobs, and to ensure the safety and fairness of American workplaces.

    This position is located in the Wage and Hour Division (WHD), Office of the Assistant Administrator for Planning, Performance, Evaluation and Communication. This position is responsible for a high degree of program coordination and control assuring accountability, oversight and responsiveness to the Administrator’s goals and objectives as well as consistent communication of these goals and objectives.

    GS-15 is the full performance level of this position.

    This position is located outside the bargaining unit.

    This position is FLSA Exempt

    Applications for this vacancy will be accepted on-line by clicking the Apply Online button below.

    Applicants must submit all applicable supporting documents
    found in the “Required Documents” section of this announcement
    by the closing date of the announcement.


    * U. S. Citizenship
    * Requires a probationary period if the requirement has not been met.
    * Appointment to this position may require a background investigation.
    * Must be at least 16 years of age.
    * Subject to frequent travel.


    Serves as a Senior Policy Advisor to the Assistant Administrator, Wage and Hour Division (WHD), Department of Labor (DOL) on matters related to WHD’s business processes and enforcement policies. Serves as an active participant on WHD’s leadership team. Makes substantial contributions to comprehensive short and long-range planning for the agency’s operating programs. Writes and implements activities related to high level administrative policies, measurement and reporting of results and internal and external coordination of high level policy activities. Oversees and assesses the agency’s procedures and practices with the goal of modernizing and continually improving the agency’s high level business processes. Coordinates processes to implement new wage and hour related enforcement protocols and ensures consistency with WHD’s policy position. Unites the planning of WHD’s program priorities and its business processes, including communicating goals and initiatives, policies and procedures to high level WHD staff nationwide. This includes gendering support and negotiating issues with high level DOL, Congressional staff or other stakeholders. Integrates WHD policy and business process changes to ensure that agency operations are consistent with WHD’s mission, operating plans, goals and initiatives. Develops short and long-range WHD regulatory and legislative plans, options and alternatives.

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