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Regional Land Surveyor/Boundary Program Manager GS-1373-13

This position is located in the Regional Office where the incumbent serves as the Regional Land Surveyor and Lead Professional Land Surveyor with responsibility for program development and oversight of the Regional Land Surveying and Boundary Management Programs.

Responses to the outreach notice will be used to assist the region in determining how to advertise the position. We will accept responses to this outreach notice through the entire recruitment process.

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Region 6 Regional Land Surveyor Announcement Located in Portland Oregon

**Note** The announcement for the Regional Land Surveyor in Region 6 is extended another week and will close September 26, 2016.

Vacancy announcement number is 16-0658-284602G-RM and the link to the vacancy announcement is: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/450049300

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PLEASE READ -- Course Videos Not Playing?

TO: All CFedS, CFedS Candidates & Trainees
FROM: CFedS Technical Support

Adobe pushed a new FlashPlayer update and unfortunately our courses are going to be impacted. They disabled the ability by default to playback swf files from the local file system.

What does that mean in laymen terms?

When you click on a video in one of our courses, the shell appears but the video doesn’t start – you just see a black screen.

Why is this important and what does it mean for the program?

All of our course Video is FLV, but the player is SWF. So if you try to run a course, you will encounter this issue.

The Solution

Make sure you are using an approved and supported browser (Internet Explorer and Firefox)

  1. Attach your CFedS Hard Drive to the system.
  2. Go to Start -> Control Panel -> Flash Player -> Advanced.
  3. Under the Developer Tools section, click on Trusted Location Settings.
  4. Select Add, then Add Folder.
  5. Select the CFedS hard drive from the list that appears, and click Ok.
  6. Click Confirm.
  7. Click Close.
  8. The CFedS videos should now play correctly.
Note: If the CFedS Hard Drive changes drive letters, you may need to repeat this process for the new drive letter.

Contact Tech Support at cfeds@trainingsolutionsplus.com if you are having problems with the above.

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Regional Land Surveyor/Boundary Program Manager GS-1373-13

The Northern Region, plans to advertise a Regional Land Surveyor/Boundary Program Manager position located in Missoula, Montana. This position is located in the Regional Office where the incumbent serves as the Regional Land Surveyor and Lead Professional Land Surveyor with responsibility for program development and oversight of the Regional Land Surveying and Boundary Management Programs.

Responses to the outreach notice will be used to assist the region in determining how to advertise the position. We will accept responses to this outreach notice through the entire recruitment process.

Added: Friday, September 23, 2016

Region 6 Regional Land Surveyor Announcement Located in Portland Oregon

**Note** The announcement for the Regional Land Surveyor in Region 6 is extended another week and will close September 26, 2016.

Vacancy announcement number is 16-0658-284602G-RM and the link to the vacancy announcement is: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/450049300

Added: Tuesday, September 20, 2016

PLEASE READ -- Course Videos Not Playing?

TO: All CFedS, CFedS Candidates & Trainees
FROM: CFedS Technical Support

Adobe pushed a new FlashPlayer update and unfortunately our courses are going to be impacted. They disabled the ability by default to playback swf files from the local file system.

What does that mean in laymen terms?

When you click on a video in one of our courses, the shell appears but the video doesn’t start – you just see a black screen.

Why is this important and what does it mean for the program?

All of our course Video is FLV, but the player is SWF. So if you try to run a course, you will encounter this issue.

The Solution

Make sure you are using an approved and supported browser (Internet Explorer and Firefox)

  1. Attach your CFedS Hard Drive to the system.
  2. Go to Start -> Control Panel -> Flash Player -> Advanced.
  3. Under the Developer Tools section, click on Trusted Location Settings.
  4. Select Add, then Add Folder.
  5. Select the CFedS hard drive from the list that appears, and click Ok.
  6. Click Confirm.
  7. Click Close.
  8. The CFedS videos should now play correctly.
Note: If the CFedS Hard Drive changes drive letters, you may need to repeat this process for the new drive letter.

Contact Tech Support at cfeds@trainingsolutionsplus.com if you are having problems with the above.

Added: Friday, September 16, 2016

CFedS Program Certification Panel Chairperson/Training Coordinator Interest Announcement

Certified Federal Surveyor (CFedS) Program Certification Panel Chairperson/Training Coordinator Interest Announcement

Training Solutions Plus, Inc. (TSP) is searching for qualified candidates interested in replacing Ron Scherler as the CFedS Program Certification Panel Chairperson/Training Coordinator.

The CFedS Program was developed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and is jointly managed by the National Society of Professional Surveyors (NSPS) and BLM. The successful candidate will be employed as a subcontractor for TSP through their existing contract with NSPS and a Memorandum of Agreement between NSPS and BLM.

Here is the full announcement.

Added: Friday, September 09, 2016