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1 Where did you learn about this vacancy? Answer to this question is required
  • Asianlife.com
  • Diversenote.com
  • NativeAmericanJobs.com
  • WorkplaceDiversity.com
  • Department of Veterans Affairs/Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment
  • Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR)
  • National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)
  • Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU)
  • Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU)
  • Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCU)
  • Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)
  • Referral from a Professor or Academic Advisor
  • Referral from a College/University Career Placement Office
  • Referral from a Professional Organization
  • Job/Career Fair
  • Referral from a friend or family member
  • Reclamation Employee
  • Reclamation Internet Site
  • Referral from a State or Local government
  • Referral from another Federal Agency/employee
  • OPM USAJOBS Internet Site
  • Other Internet Site
  • Other
2 If you selected OTHER as your response to the question above, please elaborate on your answer. Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required
3 Do you understand that you must submit a COMPLETE and DETAILED on-line resume for this announcement and that failure to submit a complete and detailed on-line resume will result in you not being considered for this position? The on-line resume is completed during the registration process and is separate from your answers to vacancy announcement-specific questions. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
Your complete and detailed on-line resume MUST include, at a minimum, the following information for each work experience, including military service (prepare a separate entry for each job): 1) Job Title (including series and grade if Federal job); 2) Hours per week; 3) Salary; 4) Starting and ending dates (month and year); 5) Employer's name and address; 6) Supervisor's name and phone number and whether we may contact your current supervisor; 7) Duties and accomplishments. Also include: 1) High School name, city, state, zip code if known, and date of diploma or GED; 2) College or university names, city, state, and zip code if known, majors and type and year of any degrees received (if no degree, show total credits earned and indicate whether semester or quarter hours); 3) list of job related training courses, skills, certificates and licenses, honors, awards, special accomplishments, membership in professional or honor societies, etc. Please make sure you read the vacancy announcement thoroughly to see if there is any additional supporting documentation required.
You WILL NOT be considered for this announcement if you fail to submit ALL the applicable required documentation listed under the "How To Apply" tab (i.e. transcripts,DD-214's, SF-15, VA letter, SF-50's, PE Registration, etc.) by the CLOSING DATE of this announcement. Please call the Human Resources Office phone number listed on this announcement for clarification or further information.
4 Select the answer that describes your level of experience, education or training in performing building maintenance and landscaping work. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed these job functions.
  • I have received post high school education or formal training in these functions, but I have not performed them on the job.
  • I have performed directly related job functions and my experience and training have prepared me to perform these functions.
  • I have performed these functions independently as a regular part of building maintenance work.
  • I have performed these functions independently as a regular part of landscaping work.
  • I have performed these functions independently as a regular part of building maintenance and landscaping work.
5 Select the answer that describes your level of experience in performing building maintenance (custodial duties) and landscaping work. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed these job functions.
  • I have experience in building maintenance in and around power plants/heavy industrial areas and associated buildings.
  • I have experience in landscaping in and around power plants/heavy industrial and associated buildings.
  • I have experience in building maintenance and landscaping in and around power plants/heavy industrial areas and associated buildings.
  • I have experience in building maintenance in and around light industrial areas and associated buildings.
  • I have experience in landscaping in and around light industrial areas and associated buildings.
6 Select the duties with which you are proficient and have routinely performed in a building maintenance work environment. Answer to this question is required
  • Changing light bulbs
  • Assembling furniture
  • Disassembling furniture
  • Loading furniture
  • Unloading furniture
  • Loading construction materials
  • Unloading construction materials
  • Loading supplies
  • Unloading supplies
  • Arranging furniture
  • Replacing plumbing fixtures
  • Preparing surfaces for exterior painting
  • Preparing surfaces for interior painting
  • Painting interior surfaces
  • Painting exterior surfaces
  • Preparing floor for carpeting or tile
  • Laying carpeting or tile
  • Washing, waxing, and stripping floors
  • Cleaning windows
  • Vacuuming
  • Cleaning bathrooms
  • Dusting
  • Shoveling walkways
  • Building and patching fences
  • Parking lot maintenance and cleanup
  • Lifting and moving parts, tools
  • Cleaning and degreasing parts
  • Cleaning up workshops and office areas
  • Cleaning out drains and gutters
  • Removing and loading rocks
  • Cleaning out sumps
  • Performing general janitorial activities
  • Trash removal
  • Performing grounds and roadway maintenance utilizing hand and small tools
  • Setting up simple or pre-constructed scaffolding
  • Disassembly of machinery or equipment
  • Assembly of machinery or equipment
  • Removing calcium and other deposits from drains and other concrete surfaces
  • Placing and patching concrete
  • None of the above
7 Select the duties with which you are proficient and have routinely performed in a landscaping work environment (commercial or industrial). Answer to this question is required
  • Mowing lawns and trimming yards
  • Watering lawns and gardens
  • Seeding and fertilizing lawns
  • Laying sod
  • Planting vegetation
  • Cultivating shrubbery
  • Removing grass and weeds
  • Burning of grass and weeds
  • Pruning trees
  • Falling trees
  • Installing sprinkler systems
  • Maintaining and repairing sprinkler systems
  • Raking leaves
  • Loading and removing trash
  • Storing landscaping materials
  • Applying herbicides
  • Digging ditches and trenches
  • None of the above
8 Do you have a valid state driver's license? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
9 Can you operate light duty motor vehicles with standard transmission (cars and trucks)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
10 Can you operate light duty motor vehicles with automatic transmission (cars and trucks)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
11 Do you have experience operating a forklift? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
12 Select the answer that describes your level of experience, education, or training in meeting predefined deadlines for assigned work tasks. Answer to this question is required
  • Completed a high volume of accurate, timely and detailed maintenance assignments under short deadlines.
  • Completed accurate, timely and detailed maintenance assignments under short deadlines.
  • Completed detailed maintenance assignments that required a high level of effort under regular or recurring deadlines.
  • Completed detailed maintenance assignments under regular or recurring deadlines.
  • Completed less complex maintenance assignments under regular or recurring deadlines.
  • Completed detailed maintenance assignments that required accuracy under no set deadlines.
  • None of the above.
13 Select the tools and equipment you have operated and maintained in a commercial or industrial work environment. Answer to this question is required
  • Electric drills
  • Electric sanders
  • Tape measure
  • Hand saw
  • Wrenches
  • Screwdrivers
  • Hammers
  • Pipe wrenches
  • Chain saws
  • Operating grounds equipment (lawn tractors and lawn mowers)
  • Operating drain cleaners (snake)
  • Operating leaf blowers
  • Operating concrete mixers
  • Erecting scaffolding
  • Operating push mowers
  • Operating riding lawn mowers
  • Operating motorized weedeaters
  • Operating motorized lawn edgers
  • Posthole diggers
  • Operating motorized augers
  • Electric paint sprayer
  • Ratchets
  • Shovels
  • Picks
  • Furniture moving equipment
  • Dollies
  • Carts
  • Brooms
  • Powered brooms
  • Snow blowers
  • Sledge hammers
  • Propane torches
  • Cardboard baler
  • Gas powered sickle mower
  • Weed eaters
  • None of the above
14 Select the answer that defines your ability to independently lift and carry, load and unload heavy objects. Answer to this question is required
  • Less than 25 pounds
  • 25-49 pounds
  • 50-74 pounds
  • 75 pounds or over
  • None of the above
15 Select the response that defines how long it has been since you have had an at-fault accident at work. Answer to this question is required
  • More than 5 years
  • More than 3 years and less than 5 years
  • More than 2 years and less than 3 years
  • More than 1 year and less than 2 years
  • Less than 1 year
  • I have never had an at-fault accident
16 Select the response that describes your experience in applying safe operating procedures when using tools and equipment. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training, or experience in this function.
  • I have on-the-job experience in this function. My work was closely monitored/supervised to ensure compliance with proper safety procedures.
  • 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.
  • I have experience using and following hazardous energy control procedures as part of a job.
  • 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.
17 Select the response that describes the working situations in which you feel most comfortable. Answer to this question is required
  • 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.
  • I have worked in small, close-knit groups having common interests and goals, and contributed to the accomplishments of assigned tasks.
  • I have worked in large, complex groups where my facilitation skills contributed directly to successful completion of assigned tasks.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • None of the above.