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Grade: 02
* 1.GS-2 Choose one answer that best describes your experience, education or combination of education and experience as related to the basic qualification requirements for this position.
  1. I have graduated from high school or a GED program
  2. I have completed at least three months of general experience which demonstrates the ability to perform the work of this position OR at least three months of general experience that provided a familiarity with the subject matter of processes of the broad subject area of the occupation
  3. I do not meet the qualification requirements as described above


Grade: 03
1.GS-3 Choose one answer that best describes your experience, education or combination of education and experience as related to the basic qualification requirements for this position.
  1. I have completed one academic year of post-high school study.
  2. I have completed one full semester, or the equivalent, of post-high school study and one period of student trainee work experience.
  3. I do not meet the qualification requirements as described above


Grade: 04
1.GS-4 Choose one answer that best describes your experience, education or combination of education and experience as related to the basic qualification requirements for this position.
  1. I have completed two academic years of post-high school study or Associate's degree.
  2. I have completed one academic year of study and two periods of student trainee work experience or I have completed 1 1/2 academic years of study and one period of student trainee work experience.
  3. I do not meet the qualification requirements as described above


Grade: All Grades
* 1.I am enrolled or accepted for enrollment in an accredited high school, technical or vocational, two or four year college or university, graduate or professional school?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 2.If you answered "yes" to the above question, please specify the name of the school you are currently attending. Also, include city and state.
Maximum length of 250 characters.


* 3.I am enrolled for at least half-time course work as defined by the school I am attending?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 4.Specify the type degree you are seeking and your expected graduation date.
Maximum length of 250 characters.


* 5.Select the response(s) that describe your experience communicating information in writing.
  1. I have developed written materials on project related issues for briefings, meetings, or conferences.
  2. I have written daily trip reports.
  3. I have written weekly activity reports.
  4. I have tabulated field data into tables and graphs for presentations.
  5. I have recorded data and field notes.
  6. None of the above.


* 6.Select the computer applications and software you have used as a regular part of your job.
  1. Microsoft project
  2. Other project management software
  3. Sure Track
  4. Microsoft PowerPoint
  5. Microsoft Word
  6. GIS based systems
  7. GPS software
  8. Microsoft Excel
  9. Microsoft Access
  10. Primavera
  11. None of the above


* 7.This position requires considerable physical effort in walking, backpacking, climbing, stooping, exposure to extreme temperatures (heat and cold), wading in streams, and carrying backpacks over rugged terrain. Are you able to work under these conditions?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 8.Have you used telemetry (radio or acoustic) to evaluate behavior, ecology or dynamics of fish or wildlife populations?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 9.Please select the one response that best describes your knowledge of and practical experience in biological and environmental resources.
  1. I have not had education, training or experience in applying principles of ecology, fish and/or wildlife resources, or natural resources management.
  2. I have had education or training in biological and environmental resource management, but have not yet applied it in actual work scenarios.
  3. I have applied my knowledge of biological and environmental resources on the job. My work was monitored closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper procedures and environmental statutes.
  4. I have applied biological and environmental resource theories and principles as a regular part of a job. I have applied the concepts independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  5. I have served as a leader or supervisor over other employees engaged in environmental analysis, and/or I am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in assessments or analyses because of my expertise.


* 10.I have previous work experience assisting with small mammal trapping.
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 11.I have previous work experience assisting with avian studies.
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 12.I have previous work experience assisting with invertebrate studies.
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 13.I have previous work experience assisting with vegetation monitoring.
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 14.I have previous work experience assisting with fishery studies.
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 15.I have previous laboratory experience assisting with biological studies.
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 16.I have previous work experience entering biological data into an established database.
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 17.Do you currently possess a valid driver’s license?
  1. Yes
  2. No






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