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* 1.Select the answer that describes your level of experience in performing custodial duties.
  1. I have not performed these job functions.
  2. I have experience performing custodial duties in and around power plants/heavy industrial areas and associated buildings.
  3. I have experience performing custodial duties in heavy industrial areas and associated buildings.
  4. I have experience performing custodial duties for a military installation.
  5. I have experience performing custodial duties in an area not identified above.


* 2.Select the response that best describes your present skill level in selecting and using cleaning agents and liquid paint removers in a commercial or industrial environment.
  1. I am experienced in selecting and using cleaning agents and liquid paint removers and have performed this task independently as a regular part of a job working in an industrial environment removing such stains as: heavy grease, oil, and tar.
  2. I am experienced in selecting and using cleaning agents and liquid paint removers and have performed this task independently as a regular part of a job working in a commercial or industrial environment but do not have experience removing difficult stains such as: heavy grease, oil, and tar.
  3. I have experience in using cleaning agents to remove stains in a commercial setting but was told which cleaning agent to use.
  4. I only have experience selecting and using cleaning agents for my own personal use.


* 3.Select the response(s) that represent(s) the types of stains you have successfully removed.
  1. Grease
  2. Oil
  3. Chemical
  4. Tar
  5. Paint
  6. Iron
  7. Calcium
  8. Rust
  9. Hard water
  10. Scuff marks from shoes
  11. None of the above


* 4.Do you have a valid state driver's license?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 5.Can you operate light duty motor vehicles with automatic transmission (cars and trucks)?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 6.Do you have experience operating a forklift?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 7.Select the answer that describes your level of experience, education or training in meeting predefined deadlines for assigned work tasks.
  1. Completed a high volume of accurate, timely and detailed assignments under short deadlines.
  2. Completed accurate, timely and detailed assignments under short deadlines.
  3. Completed detailed assignments that required a high level of effort under regular or recurring deadlines.
  4. Completed detailed assignments under regular or recurring deadlines.
  5. Completed less complex assignments under regular or recurring deadlines.
  6. Completed detailed assignments that required accuracy under no set deadlines.
  7. None of the above.


* 8.Select the answer that defines your ability to independently lift and carry, load and unload heavy objects.
  1. Less than 25 pounds
  2. 25-49 pounds
  3. 50-74 pounds
  4. 75 pounds or over
  5. None of the above


* 9.Select the response that defines how long it has been since you have had an at-fault accident at work.
  1. More than 5 years
  2. More than 3 years and less than 5 years
  3. More than 2 years and less than 3 years
  4. More than 1 year and less than 2 years
  5. Less than 1 year
  6. I have never had an at-fault accident


* 10.Select the response that describes your experience in applying safe operating procedures when using tools and equipment.
  1. I have not had education, training, or experience in this function.
  2. I have on-the-job experience in this function. My work was closely monitored/supervised to ensure compliance with proper safety procedures.
  3. I have performed work safely as a regular part of a job. I have worked independently and without more than normal review by a supervisor or team leader and without injury.
  4. I have experience using and following hazardous energy control procedures as part of a job.
  5. Working safely has been an integral or major part of my job. I have routinely operated tools and equipment safely and/or others have consulted me as an expert for assistance in safely operating tools and equipment.


* 11.Select the response that describes the working situations in which you feel most comfortable.
  1. I have worked alone and believe my ability to maintain a clear focus on the work I am performing has permitted me to achieve consistently excellent results.
  2. I have worked in small, close-knit groups having common interests and goals, and contributed to the accomplishments of assigned tasks.
  3. I have worked in large, complex groups where my facilitation skills contributed directly to successful completion of assigned tasks.
  4. I have led small, close-knit groups where I ensured that everyone in the group performed their fair share of the work, thereby contributing to successful completion of assigned tasks.
  5. I have led large, complex groups where my skills ensured that the work was coordinated sufficiently to ensure successful and timely completion of assigned tasks.
  6. None of the above.






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