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Grade: All Grades
* 1.Are you currently serving or have served in the last five (5)years in a Political Appointment in the Federal Government?
  1. Yes

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please list the title, agency and dates of this appointment. Please note you will be required to provide proof to meet OPM Approval of your appointment if selected.

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  2. No


* 2.I understand that the responses provided in this questionnaire must be fully supported in my online resume. I further understand that my resume must provide detailed descriptions and/or examples of my knowledge, skill, and abilities as required in the vacancy announcement and that my failure to do so, may result in my being rated "Ineligible" or "Not Qualified" for this position.
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 3.I understand as a Career Senior Executive Service Members I am required to address only the Mandatory Technical Qualifications (MTQs) and provide a copy of my Standard Form (SF-50) which shows proof of SES Status.
  1. Yes
  2. No
  3. Not Applicable (I'm not a Career SES)


* 4.I understand as a non-Senior Executive Services (SES)Member; failure to address each of the required Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs) and Mandatory Technical Qualifications (MTQ's) statements will result in disqualification of my application.
  1. Yes
  2. No
  3. Not Applicable (I'm a Career SES)


* 5.ECQ 1: Leading Change...... Please describe your Ability to bring about strategic change, both within and outside the organization, to meet organizational goals and to establish an organizational vision and to implement it in a continuously changing environment. (There is an 8000 word character limit. If you need additional space to complete your answer to this ECQ, you may add information in a follow-up question.)
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 6.Would you like to add additional information on Leading Change?
  1. Yes

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please complete your answer related to Leading Change

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  2. No


* 7.ECQ 2: Leading People...... Please describe your ability to lead people toward meeting the organization's vision, mission, and goals and to provide an inclusive workplace that fosters the development of others, facilitates cooperation and teamwork, and supports constructive resolution of conflicts. (There is an 8000 word character limit. If you need additional space to complete your answer to this ECQ, you may add information in a follow-up question.)
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 8.Would you like to add additional information on Leading People?
  1. Yes

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please complete your answer related to Leading People

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  2. No


* 9.ECQ 3: Results Driven...... Please describe your ability to meet organizational goals and customer expectations and to make decisions that produce high-quality results by applying technical knowledge, analyzing problems, and calculating risks. (There is an 8000 word character limit. If you need additional space to complete your answer to this ECQ, you may add information in a follow-up question.)
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 10.Would you like to add additional information on Results Driven?
  1. Yes

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please complete your answer related to Results Driven

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  2. No


* 11.ECQ 4: Business Acumen...... Please describe your ability to manage human, financial, and information resources strategically. (There is an 8000 word character limit. If you need additional space to complete your answer to this ECQ, you may add information in a follow-up question.)
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 12.Would you like to add additional information on Business Acumen?
  1. Yes

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please complete your answer related to Business Acumen

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  2. No


* 13.ECQ 5: Building Coalitions Please describe your ability to build coalitions internally and with other Federal agencies, State and local governments, nonprofit and private sector organizations, foreign governments, or international organizations to achieve common goals. (There is an 8000 word character limit. If you need additional space to complete your answer to this ECQ, you may add information in a follow-up question.)
Maximum length of 8000 characters.


* 14.Would you like to add additional information on Building Coalitions?
  1. Yes

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please complete your answer related to Building Coalitions

       Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  2. No


* 15.Describe your knowledge of industrial energy efficiency technologies and advanced manufacturing processes with direct experience in reducing energy intensity of one or more major industrial sectors.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 16.Describe your knowledge of material science, low cost materials and advanced manufacturing research programs in academia, industry, and government.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 17.Describe your knowledge of program management including strategic planning, budgeting and resource forecasting, project implementation and financial control, and evaluation and analysis for overseeing the development and execution of multi-year program planning and contractor annual operating plans.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.