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Grade: All Grades
* 1.Characterize your experience with small boats (40 feet or less).
  1. Recent and proficient experience as a deck hand and operator on small boats.

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please explain specifically where and how you obtained this experience.

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  2. Some experience as a deck hand and operator on small boats.

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please explain specifically where and how you obtained this experience.

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  3. Some experience as a deck hand on small boats.
  4. No experience with small boats.


* 2.Characterize your experience using spreadsheet and database software such as Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Access.
  1. Regular and recent experience installing, configuring, and using spreadsheet and database software.

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please provide examples of your experience which support your response.

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  2. Regular and recent experience using spreadsheet and database software.

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please provide examples of your experience which support your response.

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  3. Minimal experience using spreadsheet and database software.

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please provide examples of your experience which support your response.

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  4. No experience with spreadsheet and database software.


* 3.Do you have at least one year of experience (within the last five years) using any of the following software systems: HYPACK, Triton ISIS, MapInfo, ArcInfo, ArcView or Caris?
  1. Yes

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please describe this experience.

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  2. No


* 4.Characterize your experience integrating multiple instrumentation linked to a computer for data collection (e.g., Conductivity-temperature-depth (CTD), echo sounders, wind, temperature, humidity, etc.), including understanding of different data formats output from each type of instrument.
  1. Recent and proficient experience with this type of equipment.
  2. Some experience with this type of equipment.
  3. No experience with this type of equipment or operation.


* 5.Characterize your experience using electronic environmental sensors in any oceanographic applications. Include knowledge of the data formats used by the sensors (analog, RS-232, NMEA, etc.).
  1. Recent and proficient experience with many types of sensors, including operating, maintaining and repairing sensors and operating, maintaining, and repairing data collection systems and associated interfaces and data formats. Include any formal training in such skills.
  2. Some experience with this type of equipment including some knowledge of data format. Include any formal training.
  3. No experience with this type of equipment or operation.


* 6.Characterize your experience using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) software.
  1. Regular and recent experience installing, configuring, and using GIS software.
  2. Regular and recent experience using GIS software.
  3. A little experience using GIS software.
  4. No experience with GIS software.


* 7.Characterize your experience using Global Positioning System (GPS) receivers in any oceanographic or surveying applications.
  1. Recent and proficient experience with this type of equipment.
  2. Some experience with this type of equipment.
  3. No experience with this type of equipment or operation.


* 8.Characterize your experience using side scan sonar in marine or hydrographic surveying.
  1. Recent and proficient experience with this type of equipment.
  2. Some experience with this type of equipment.
  3. No experience with this type of equipment or operation.


* 9.Characterize your hydrographic, and/or fishery research surveying or other scientific data acquisition, analysis and presentation experience.
  1. I am consulted by others for assistance in performing this task because of my expertise.
  2. I perform this task as a regular part of my job with little or no supervision.
  3. I perform this task with close supervision.
  4. I have no experience performing this task.


* 10.Characterize your experience using multibeam echo-sounders in marine or hydrographic surveying.
  1. Recent and proficient experience with this type of equipment.
  2. Some experience wit this type of equipment.
  3. No experience with this type of equipment or operation.