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Grade:
07
1.You must meet the minimum basic educational/experience requirements for Operations Research Analyst positions in the federal government. Choose one answer which best describes your educational/experience background for an Operations Research Analyst position.
 I have completed a 4year course of study leading to a bachelor's degree in Operations Research.
 I have completed at least 24 semester hours in a combination of the following: operations research, mathematics, probability, statistics, mathematical logic, science or subject matter courses requiring substantial competence in collegelevel mathematics or statistics. At least 3 of the 24 semester hours must have been in calculus.
 I have not completed a 4year course of study leading to a bachelor's degree with a major in any field, nor have I completed at least 24 semester hours in a combination of operations research, mathematics, probability, statistics, mathematical logic, science, or subjectmatter courses requiring substantial competence in collegelevel mathematics or statistics.
2.GS7 You must meet the basic qualifications for the GS7 grade level. You may meet the basic qualifications for the GS7 with a combination of education and/or experience. Select the choice which best describes your education and/or experience.
 I have one (1) full year of graduate level education.
 I was in the upper third of my graduating class in the college, university, or major subdivision, such as School of Engineering or School of Business Administration, based on completed courses.
 My grade point average was 3.0 or higher out of a possible 4.0 (B or better) as recorded in my official transcript or based on 4 years of education or as computed based on courses completed during the final 2 years of the curriculum.
 My grade point average was 3.5 or higher out of a possible 4.0 (B+ or better) based on the average of the required courses in my major field of study or the required courses in my major field completed during the final 2 years of curriculum. (Your GPA may be rounded one decimal place, e.g., 2.95 will round to 3.0 and 2.94 will round to 2.9.)
 I was elected to membership in a national scholastic honor society as listed in the Association of College Honor Societies or the Baird`s Manual of American College Fraternities. (Membership in a freshman honor society cannot be used.)
 I have one (1) full year of specialized experience at the next lower level as defined on the vacancy announcement.
 I do not meet any of the above statements.
3.Compiles, organizes and analyzes statistical data, identifying significant variables and underlying relationships in the energy industry.
 I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
 I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
 I have performed work assignments in which I compiled, organized, and analyzed statistical data not pertaining to energy.
 I have performed work assignments in which I compiled, organized, and analyzed statistical data pertaining to energy.
 I have planned, organized and led projects to compile, organize, and analyze statistical data pertaining to energy, identifying significant variables and underlying relationships in the data in the energy industry.
4.Do you have experience analyzing data and/or using mathematical or statistical models to examine state, national, or international data concerning issues in one or more social, physical and biological science field(s)?
 Yes
 No
5.Select all the modeling, forecasting, and/or analysis techniques and methodologies that you use on a regular and recurring basis.
 Linear Programming
 Nonlinear Programming, i.e., quadratic, integer, or dynamic programming
 PERT, CPM, or Network Analysis
 Monte Carlo Methodologies
 Regression Analysis
 Time Series Analysis
 Queuing Theory
 Game Theory
 None of the Above
6.Check the experience/education you have in applying quantitative methods and techniques for professional engineering analysis.
 I have one year of current experience applying quantitative methods and techniques for professional engineering analysis.
 I have a Master's degree in a field of study which involved applying quantitative methods and techniques for professional engineering analysis.
 I have a PH.D, or equivalent doctoral degree, in a field of study which involved applying quantitative analysis for professional engineering analysis.
 I have three academic years of progressively higher level graduate education, in a field of study which involved applying quantitative methods and techniques for professional engineering analysis.
 I have a combination of current experience and education which involved applying quantitative methods and techniques for professional engineering analysis.
 None of the above.
7.Select your experience and/or education applying quantitative methods and techniques of economic analysis under the direction of an instructor, supervisor or senior analyst with responsibility for:
 Setting up the Program
 Conducting background investigations
 Collecting and Reducing Data
 Displaying Data for Analysis
 Formulating Mathematical Expressions
 Drawing Conclusions
 None of the Above
8.Select the techniques you have used to conduct research, analyses, and survey activities.
 Statistical inference
 Regression analysis
 Disclosure avoidance techniques
 Imputation
 Survey sampling
 Time series analysis (including Autoregressive Integrated Moving Average models)
 Cognitive methods in survey or forms design
 Internet data collection
 Table production software to create data tables
 Frames definition and maintenance
 Sample design
 Data editing
 Quality control and assurance
 None of the above

Grade:
09
1.You must meet the minimum basic educational/experience requirements for Operations Research Analyst positions in the federal government. Choose one answer which best describes your educational/experience background for an Operations Research Analyst position.
 I have completed a 4year course of study leading to a bachelor's degree in Operations Research.
 I have completed at least 24 semester hours in a combination of the following: operations research, mathematics, probability, statistics, mathematical logic, science or subject matter courses requiring substantial competence in collegelevel mathematics or statistics. At least 3 of the 24 semester hours must have been in calculus.
 I have not completed a 4year course of study leading to a bachelor's degree with a major in any field, nor have I completed at least 24 semester hours in a combination of operations research, mathematics, probability, statistics, mathematical logic, science, or subjectmatter courses requiring substantial competence in collegelevel mathematics or statistics.
2.GS9 You must meet the basic qualifications for the GS9 grade level. You may meet the basic qualifications for the GS9 with a combination of education and/or experience. Select the choice which best describes your education and/or experience.
 I have a Masters or equivalent graduate degree.
 I have two (2) full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a Masters degree.
 I possess a combination of post high school education and experience that together meet the qualification requirements for this position.
 I have one (1) full year of specialized experience at the next lower level as defined on the vacancy announcement.
 I do not meet any of the above statements.
3.Select your experience and/or education applying quantitative methods and techniques of analysis under the direction of an instructor, supervisor or senior analyst with responsibility for:
 Setting up the Program
 Conducting background investigations
 Collecting and Reducing Data
 Displaying Data for Analysis
 Formulating Mathematical Expressions
 Drawing Conclusions
 None of the Above
4.Compiles, organizes and analyzes statistical data, identifying significant variables and underlying relationships in the energy industry.
 I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
 I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
 I have performed work assignments in which I compiled, organized, and analyzed statistical data not pertaining to energy.
 I have performed work assignments in which I compiled, organized, and analyzed statistical data pertaining to energy.
 I have planned, organized and led projects to compile, organize, and analyze statistical data pertaining to energy, identifying significant variables and underlying relationships in the data in the energy industry.
5.Select the techniques you have used to conduct research, analyses, and survey activities.
 Statistical inference
 Regression analysis
 Disclosure avoidance techniques
 Imputation
 Survey sampling
 Time series analysis (including Autoregressive Integrated Moving Average models)
 Cognitive methods in survey or forms design
 Internet data collection
 Table production software to create data tables
 Frames definition and maintenance
 Sample design
 Data editing
 Quality control and assurance
 None of the above
6.Do you have experience analyzing data and/or using mathematical or statistical models to examine state, national, or international data concerning issues in one or more social, physical and biological science field(s)?
 Yes
 No
7.Select all the modeling, forecasting, and/or analysis techniques and methodologies that you use on a regular and recurring basis.
 Linear Programming
 Nonlinear Programming, i.e., quadratic, integer, or dynamic programming
 PERT, CPM, or Network Analysis
 Monte Carlo Methodologies
 Regression Analysis
 Time Series Analysis
 Queuing Theory
 Game Theory
 None of the Above
8.Select your statistical, mathematical, scientific and/or economic analysis job experience.
 Written technical documentation or survey instructions
 Written technical or professional reports
 Published research findings in a peerreviewed professional journal
 Presented verbal reports on technical topics in a business environment
 Presented verbal reports on technical topics to senior managers or Federal executive levels and/or senior political appointees
 Presented research findings to a professional organizations
 Facilitated coordination of efforts between organizational entities
 Utilized table production software to create data tables
 Utilized graphing software to create technical charts
 Written reports, produced visual presentations, or created electronic pages that included data tables or technical charts
 Prepared briefing materials /Q and A / memos / responses to Congressional and Executive Branch inquiries
 None of the above
9.Check the experience/education you have in applying quantitative methods and techniques for professional engineering analysis.
 I have one year of current experience applying quantitative methods and techniques for professional engineering analysis.
 I have a Master's degree in a field of study which involved applying quantitative methods and techniques for professional engineering analysis.
 I have a PH.D, or equivalent doctoral degree, in a field of study which involved applying quantitative analysis for professional engineering analysis.
 I have three academic years of progressively higher level graduate education, in a field of study which involved applying quantitative methods and techniques for professional engineering analysis.
 I have a combination of current experience and education which involved applying quantitative methods and techniques for professional engineering analysis.
 None of the above.

Grade:
11
1.You must meet the minimum basic educational/experience requirements for Operations Research Analyst positions in the federal government. Choose one answer which best describes your educational/experience background for an Operations Research Analyst position.
 I have completed a 4year course of study leading to a bachelor's degree in Operations Research.
 I have completed at least 24 semester hours in a combination of the following: operations research, mathematics, probability, statistics, mathematical logic, science or subject matter courses requiring substantial competence in collegelevel mathematics or statistics. At least 3 of the 24 semester hours must have been in calculus.
 I have not completed a 4year course of study leading to a bachelor's degree with a major in any field, nor have I completed at least 24 semester hours in a combination of operations research, mathematics, probability, statistics, mathematical logic, science, or subjectmatter courses requiring substantial competence in collegelevel mathematics or statistics.
2.GS11 You must meet the basic qualifications for the GS11 grade level. You may meet the basic qualifications for the GS11with a combination of education and/or experience. Select the choice which best describes your education and/or experience.
 I have a Ph. D or equivalent doctoral degree.
 I have three (3) years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a Ph. D. degree or equivalent doctoral degree.
 I have a combination of experience and education above the graduate level that together meet the qualification requirements for this position.
 I have one (1) full year of specialized experience at the next lower level as defined on the vacancy announcement.
 I do not meet any of the above statements.
3.Select the techniques you have used to conduct research, analyses, and survey activities.
 Statistical inference
 Regression analysis
 Disclosure avoidance techniques
 Imputation
 Survey sampling
 Time series analysis (including Autoregressive Integrated Moving Average models)
 Cognitive methods in survey or forms design
 Internet data collection
 Table production software to create data tables
 Frames definition and maintenance
 Sample design
 Data editing
 Quality control and assurance
 None of the above
4.Team Projects:
 I have worked on team project assigned as part of coursework or academic studies.
 I have worked on teams to complete assignments in work positions I have held.
 I have worked on a team project that received special recognition, such as academic awards, publications in a professional, academic or technical journal, or a presentation before a professional, academic or technical society.
 I have served as the team leader for a project.
 None of the above.
5.Compiles, organizes and analyzes economic or statistical data, identifying significant variables and underlying relationships in the energy industry.
 I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
 I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
 I have performed work assignments in which I compiled, organized, and analyzed economic or other statistical data not pertaining to energy.
 I have performed work assignments in which I compiled, organized, and analyzed economic or other statistical data pertaining to energy.
 I have planned, organized and led projects to compile, organize, and analyze economic or other statistical data pertaining to energy, identifying significant variables and underlying relationships in the data in the energy industry.
6.Select all the modeling, forecasting, and/or analysis techniques and methodologies that you use on a regular and recurring basis.
 Linear Programming
 Nonlinear Programming, i.e., quadratic, integer, or dynamic programming
 PERT, CPM, or Network Analysis
 Monte Carlo Methodologies
 Regression Analysis
 Time Series Analysis
 Queuing Theory
 Game Theory
 None of the Above
7.Do you have experience analyzing data and/or using mathematical or statistical models to examine state, national, or international data concerning issues in one or more social, physical and biological science field(s)?
 Yes
 No
8.Select your statistical, mathematical, scientific and/or economic analysis job experience.
 Written technical documentation or survey instructions
 Written technical or professional reports
 Published research findings in a peerreviewed professional journal
 Presented verbal reports on technical topics in a business environment
 Presented verbal reports on technical topics to senior managers or Federal executive levels and/or senior political appointees
 Presented research findings to a professional organizations
 Facilitated coordination of efforts between organizational entities
 Utilized table production software to create data tables
 Utilized graphing software to create technical charts
 Written reports, produced visual presentations, or created electronic pages that included data tables or technical charts
 Prepared briefing materials /Q and A / memos / responses to Congressional and Executive Branch inquiries
 None of the above
9.Select the specific Energy Industry area(s) in which you have experience:
 Energy Markets
 Petroleum and/or Natural Gas
 Coal, Nuclear, Electricity, and/or Alternative Fuels
 Modeling or Forecasting
 None of the above
10.Check the experience/education you have in applying quantitative methods and techniques for professional engineering analysis.
 I have one year of current experience applying quantitative methods and techniques for professional engineering analysis.
 I have a Master's degree in a field of study which involved applying quantitative methods and techniques for professional engineering analysis.
 I have a PH.D, or equivalent doctoral degree, in a field of study which involved applying quantitative analysis for professional engineering analysis.
 I have three academic years of progressively higher level graduate education, in a field of study which involved applying quantitative methods and techniques for professional engineering analysis.
 I have a combination of current experience and education which involved applying quantitative methods and techniques for professional engineering analysis.
 None of the above.
11.Select your experience and/or education applying quantitative methods and techniques of economic analysis under the direction of an instructor, supervisor or senior analyst with responsibility for:
 Setting up the Program
 Conducting background investigations
 Collecting and Reducing Data
 Displaying Data for Analysis
 Formulating Mathematical Expressions
 Drawing Conclusions
 None of the Above

Grade:
12
1.You must meet the minimum basic educational/experience requirements for Operations Research Analyst positions in the federal government. Choose one answer which best describes your educational/experience background for an Operations Research Analyst position.
 I have completed a 4year course of study leading to a bachelor's degree in Operations Research.
 I have completed at least 24 semester hours in a combination of the following: operations research, mathematics, probability, statistics, mathematical logic, science or subject matter courses requiring substantial competence in collegelevel mathematics or statistics. At least 3 of the 24 semester hours must have been in calculus.
 I have not completed a 4year course of study leading to a bachelor's degree with a major in any field, nor have I completed at least 24 semester hours in a combination of operations research, mathematics, probability, statistics, mathematical logic, science, or subjectmatter courses requiring substantial competence in collegelevel mathematics or statistics.
2.GS12 You must have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade in the federal service which has equipped you with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position. Select the choice which best describes your specialized experience.
 I have one (1) full year of specialized experience equivalent in responsibility and scope to the next lower grade level as described in the vacancy announcement under the specialized experience requirements.
 I do not meet or exceed the 1 year of specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement.
3.Select the techniques you have used to conduct research, analyses, and survey activities.
 Statistical inference
 Regression analysis
 Disclosure avoidance techniques
 Imputation
 Survey sampling
 Time series analysis (including Autoregressive Integrated Moving Average models)
 Cognitive methods in survey or forms design
 Internet data collection
 Table production software to create data tables
 Frames definition and maintenance
 Sample design
 Data editing
 Quality control and assurance
 None of the above
4.Team Projects:
 I have worked on team project assigned as part of coursework or academic studies.
 I have worked on teams to complete assignments in work positions I have held.
 I have worked on a team project that received special recognition, such as academic awards, publications in a professional, academic or technical journal, or a presentation before a professional, academic or technical society.
 I have served as the team leader for a project.
 None of the above.
5.Compiles, organizes and analyzes economic or statistical data, identifying significant variables and underlying relationships in the energy industry.
 I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
 I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
 I have performed work assignments in which I compiled, organized, and analyzed economic or other statistical data not pertaining to energy.
 I have performed work assignments in which I compiled, organized, and analyzed economic or other statistical data pertaining to energy.
 I have planned, organized and led projects to compile, organize, and analyze economic or other statistical data pertaining to energy, identifying significant variables and underlying relationships in the data in the energy industry.
6.Select all the modeling, forecasting, and/or analysis techniques and methodologies that you use on a regular and recurring basis.
 Linear Programming
 Nonlinear Programming, i.e., quadratic, integer, or dynamic programming
 PERT, CPM, or Network Analysis
 Monte Carlo Methodologies
 Regression Analysis
 Time Series Analysis
 Queuing Theory
 Game Theory
 None of the Above
7.Do you have experience analyzing data and/or using mathematical or statistical models to examine state, national, or international data concerning issues in one or more social, physical and biological science field(s)?
 Yes
 No
8.Select your statistical, mathematical, scientific and/or economic analysis job experience.
 Written technical documentation or survey instructions
 Written technical or professional reports
 Published research findings in a peerreviewed professional journal
 Presented verbal reports on technical topics in a business environment
 Presented verbal reports on technical topics to senior managers or Federal executive levels and/or senior political appointees
 Presented research findings to a professional organizations
 Facilitated coordination of efforts between organizational entities
 Utilized table production software to create data tables
 Utilized graphing software to create technical charts
 Written reports, produced visual presentations, or created electronic pages that included data tables or technical charts
 Prepared briefing materials /Q and A / memos / responses to Congressional and Executive Branch inquiries
 None of the above

Grade:
All Grades
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1.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.
 Yes
 No
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2.This position requires a security clearance. Are you able to obtain or maintain a security clearance?
 Yes
 No
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3.Do you have dual citizenship with the United States and another country?
 Yes
BRANCHED: *
1.Please list the country(ies), other than the United States, with which you possess citizenship.
Maximum length of 250 characters.
 No
4.How did you find out about this job?
 EIA Website
 DOE Website
 DOE Federal Employee
 Electronic Job Boards, such as Monster, Careerbuilder, Craigslist, etc. OR Internet Search Engine, Such as Google, Yahoo, MSN, etc.
 USAJOBS.GOV
 Newspaper/Magazine
 Job Fair
 University/College
 Professional Association/Society
 Professional Conference
 Other
5.Select all the computer software you use on a regular and recurring basis:
 General purpose personal computer software, e.g., Microsoft Office (full suite) or equivalent
 Specialized personal computerbased statistical and/or econometric software, e.g., Statistical Analysis System (SAS), statistical software packages (SPSS)
 Mathematical programming software such as GAMS, AIMMS, AMPL, MPL, OML, or equivalent.
 Other databases software, e.g., Oracle, SQL Server, Access
 Internet software such as HTML, Java Serve Pages (JSP), ASP, etc
 Use of structured programming software, e.g., C., C++, Fortran, Visual Basic, Pascal, or equivalent
 None of the above
