Job Opportunity: BSEE Inspector (Offshore Operations & Safety)

The Bureau of Safety & Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) works to promote safety, protect the environment, and conserve resources offshore through vigorous regulatory oversight and enforcement. For information about the bureau go to www.bsee.gov/.

Application Deadline: 22 November 2016
Location: Houma, Louisiana

A feature story about BSEE Inspectors appears in the November / December 2016 issue of ECO magazine (see Northstar Island, page 26).

If selected, you will routinely perform safety and environmental inspections of known or conventional oil and gas production, production operations and associated facilities, equipment and control systems and/or specifically designated portions of non-conventional safety and environmental inspections of oil, gas, and other mineral facilities and operations in the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS).

This position, at the GS-07, is a training position and receives extensive on-the-job and formal training in oil, gas and/or other minerals operations and equipment; government laws, regulations and standards; BSEE Regional and District policy; and inspection guides and manuals which include procedures for conducting inspections.

On-the-job training is provided by the supervisor, lead inspector and senior inspectors; formal training is provided by recognized reputable oil industry focused training institutions.

BSEE has determined that the duties of this position are suitable for telework only during an emergency or natural disaster. Travel may be required up to 1 to 5 nights per month for this position. Relocaton expenses are authorized. Work Schedule is Full-Time - Permanent.

At the full performance level (GS-11) the major duties of this position include, but are not limited to the following:

Performs production inspections of oil and gas facilities to ensure safety of operations and personnel.

Identified deficiencies or violations of environmental and safety laws and regulations.

Write reports of operations findings, and Letters of Deficiency

Serves as a senior inspector in the inspection of the full range of facilities, complexes, and operations typically found offshore. Serves as lead in training lower level inspector, makes recommendations regarding inspector training. Provides input regarding the consistency of the District inspection/ enforcement program.

Key Requirements

You must be a U.S. Citizen.
You will be subject to a background/suitability investigation/determination
You will be required to have federal payments made by Direct Deposit.
You must submit ALL required documents and a completed questionnaire.

For a full description of minimal experience andJo education requirements, and/or to apply for this position, visit the usajobs.gov website and search for job announcement number BSEE-EENN-17-KMH-006(DEU). The email contact is This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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