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Vacancy Questions Preview

Vacancy Questions Preview

Grade: 11
1.Do you have one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-09 grade level or the next lowest pay band in the Federal service? (See the "Qualifications" section of this announcement for the definition of specialized experience.
  1. Yes
  2. No


2.Do you have knowledge and experience of how to allocate work and delegate tasks while ensuring successful and timely completion of a work product?
  1. I am highly-skilled at performing this task on the job. I have trained others in this activity and/or others have consulted me for assistance.
  2. I have routinely and independently performed this task as a regular part of the job, and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  3. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  4. I have training and/or education in this task.


3.Please identify what position in your resume this experience can be found and/or course work.
Maximum length of 250 characters.


Grade: 12
1.Do you have one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-11 grade level or the next lowest pay band in the Federal service? (See the "Qualifications" section of this announcement for the definition of specialized experience.
  1. Yes
  2. No


2.Do you have experience managing assignments and delegating tasks and ensuring timely completion of work product?
  1. I am highly-skilled at performing this task on the job. I have trained others in this activity and/or others have consulted me for assistance.
  2. I have routinely and independently performed this task as a regular part of the job, and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  3. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  4. I have training and/or education in this task.


3.Please identify what position in your resume this experience can be found and/or course work.
Maximum length of 250 characters.


Grade: 13
1.Do you have one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-12 grade level or the next lowest pay band in the Federal service? (See the "Qualifications" section of this announcement for the definition of specialized experience.
  1. Yes
  2. No


2.Do you experience managing and prioritizing assignments and delegating tasks while ensuring successful and timely completion of work product?
  1. I am highly-skilled at performing this task on the job. I have trained others in this activity and/or others have consulted me for assistance.
  2. I have routinely and independently performed this task as a regular part of the job, and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  3. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  4. I have training and/or education in this task.


3.Please identify what position in your resume this experience can be found and/or course work.
Maximum length of 250 characters.


Grade: All Grades
1.How do you wish to be considered for this vacancy?
  1. Delegated Examining Procedures - open to All Qualified U.S. Citizens.
  2. Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan - open to displaced federal employees who have received a RIF notice or certificate of separation from the federal service.


2.Have you had experience serving as a liaison with executive leadership staff in an organization?
  1. I have experience serving as a liaison with various offices within an organization.
  2. I have experience serving as a liaison with executive leadership staff in an organization.
  3. I have experience representing executive leadership and serving as a liaison within an organization and with industry representatives.
  4. I have training and/or education in this task.


3.Please identify what position in your resume this experience can be found and/or course work.
Maximum length of 250 characters.


4.Do you have significant experience managing and coordinating the development of briefing papers, memos, correspondence, and testimony for senior officials?
  1. I am highly-skilled at performing this task on the job. I have trained others in this activity and/or others have consulted me for assistance.
  2. I have routinely and independently performed this task as a regular part of the job, and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  3. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  4. I have training and/or education in this task.


5.Please identify what position in your resume this experience can be found and/or course work.
Maximum length of 250 characters.


6.Do you have experience preparing analyses, reports, proposals and recommendations for administrative needs, both verbally and in writing to senior management? (Select the one that best describes your experience)
  1. I have experience reviewing correspondence, speeches, Q&As, and briefing materials.
  2. I have experience assisting in preparing analyses , reports and proposals.
  3. I have experience independently preparing analyses, reports, proposals and recommendations for administrative needs to senior management.
  4. I have training and/or education in this task.


7.Please identify what position in your resume this experience can be found and/or course work.
Maximum length of 250 characters.


8.Do you have significant experience utilizing and maintaining databases or document tracking systems? (Select all that apply)
  1. Microsoft Excel
  2. Lotus Notes
  3. Developed a document tracking system.
  4. I have training and/or education in this task.


9.Please identify what position in your resume this experience can be found and/or course work.
Maximum length of 250 characters.


10.Do you have experience evaluating economic, market and other factors affecting trade within an industry or geographic area? (Select the one that best describes your experience)
  1. I am highly-skilled at performing this task on the job. I have trained others in this activity and/or others have consulted me for assistance.
  2. I have routinely and independently performed this task as a regular part of the job, and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  3. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  4. I have training and/or education in this task.


11.Please identify what position in your resume this experience can be found and/or course work.
Maximum length of 250 characters.