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Vacancy Questions Preview

Vacancy Questions Preview

Grade: All Grades
* 1.Characterize your experience troubleshooting scientific instruments during ship operations.
  1. Regular experience repairing scientific instruments operations during ship operations.
  2. Some experience repairing scientific instruments operations during ship operations.
  3. Experience repairing scientific instruments, but not during ship operations.
  4. No experience repairing scientific instruments.


* 2.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.


* 3.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.


* 4.Characterize your experience using software for oceanographic/marine survey data acquisition.
  1. Regular recent experience installing, configuring, and using oceanographic/marine survey software.
  2. Regular recent experience configuring and using oceanographic/marine survey or comparable software.
  3. Regular recent experience using oceanographic/marine survey or comparable software.
  4. Minimal experience using oceanographic/marine survey or comparable software.
  5. No experience with oceanographic/marine survey or comparable software.


* 5.Characterize your experience using UNIX-based computer systems.
  1. Regular recent experience using and installing UNIX-based applications, using shell commands, installing/administrating UNIX-based operating systems, and installing/administrating UNIX-based networks.
  2. Regular recent experience using and installing UNIX-based applications, using shell commands, and installing/administrating UNIX-based operating systems.
  3. Regular recent experience using and installing UNIX-based applications and some shell commands.
  4. Minimal recent experience using UNIX-based applications and shell commands.
  5. No recent experience with UNIX-based computer systems.


* 6.Characterize your experience using water level gauges in any 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.


* 7.Characterize your experience using Windows-based (2000, NT, etc.) computer systems.
  1. Regular recent experience using and installing Windows-based applications, installing/administrating Windows-based operating systems, and installing/administering Windows-based networks.
  2. Regular recent experience using and installing Windows-based applications, and installing/administering Windows-based operating systems.
  3. Regular recent experience using and installing Windows-based applications.
  4. Minimal recent experience using Window-based computer systems.
  5. No experience with Windows-based computer systems.


* 8.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.


* 9.Characterize your experience using marine echo sounders, including a variety of different frequencies and manufacturers models and displays, both computer monitor and chart recording.
  1. Recent and proficient experience including operating, maintaining, and repairing this type of equipment.
  2. Recent and proficient experience operating this type of equipment.
  3. Some experience with this type of equipment.
  4. No experience with this type of equipment or operation.