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Grade: 04
* 1.I qualify for the GS-04 because:
  1. I have one year of general experience.
  2. I have completed 2 years of post high school education, 60 semester/90 quarter hours in an accredited business, secretarial, technical school, junior college or university, or at least 20 hours of classroom instruction per week for approximately 72 weeks in a business, secretarial, or technical school. I will provide a copy of my college transcript as directed in the vacancy announcement.
  3. I have an equivalent combination of general experience and education as described in the vacancy announcement to qualify for this position. I will provide a copy of my college transcript as directed in the vacancy announcement.
  4. I do not meet any of the above responses.


Grade: 05
* 1.I qualify for the GS-05 because:
  1. I have one year of specialized experience, equivalent to GS-4 in the Federal service. I have read the vacancy announcement for examples of specialized experience to qualify for this position.
  2. I have completed a 4 year course of study leading to a bachelor`s degree in any field in an accredited business, secretarial or technical school, junior college, college or university. I will provide a copy of my college transcript as directed in the vacancy announcement.
  3. I have an equivalent combination of specialized experience and education as described in the vacancy announcement to qualify for this position. I will provide a copy of my college transcript as directed in the vacancy announcement.
  4. I do not meet any of the above responses.


Grade: All Grades
* 1.What is the earliest date you are available to begin work?


* 2.Enter the date you anticipate you would be available to work through.


* 3.Check all of the NWCG Dispatch courses you have completed:
  1. D-110 Dispatch Recorder
  2. D-310 Expanded Dispatcher
  3. D-311 Initial Attack Dispatcher
  4. D-312 Aircraft Dispatcher
  5. D-510 Supervisory Dispatcher
  6. None of the above


4.In the space provided below, list additional NWCG courses you have completed which are not listed above:
Maximum length of 1000 characters.


* 5.Check all the fire dispatch qualifications you currently possess:
  1. ACDP-Aircraft Dispatcher
  2. EDRC-Dispatch Recorder
  3. CORD-Expanded Dispatch Coordinator
  4. EDSP-Expanded Dispatch Supervisory Dispatcher
  5. EDSD-Expanded Dispatch Support Dispatcher
  6. IADP-Initial Attack Dispatcher
  7. None of the above


6.In the space provided below, list additional fire qualifications you currently possess which are not listed above:
Maximum length of 1000 characters.


ONLY fax or upload documents which are requested or required. Selecting officials can not view nor are provided a copy of these documents.

* 7.I understand that I must fax or upload required documentation as instructed in the vacancy announcement. Failure to submit required documentation, if applicable, will result in NOT granting preference or may negatively affect my qualification determination for this announcement.
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 8.From the following list, select the main way you found out about this position.
  1. Newspaper/Magazine
  2. Radio Station
  3. TV Ad
  4. Poster/Flyer
  5. Job Service (State Employment Agency)
  6. Internet (through search engine)
  7. USAJOBS
  8. Agency website
  9. Fire Jobs Website (www.firejobs.doi.gov)
  10. Agency Human Resource Office
  11. Agency Employee (ie; current/former supervisor, friend, relative)
  12. Fire Recruiter
  13. Friend or Relative not working for the agency
  14. Job Fair
  15. High School (teacher, counselor, job fair, etc.)
  16. College or University (professor, counselor, career center, etc.)
  17. Rehire Eligible Employee/Agency Notification
  18. None of the above


* 9.What was your experience applying for this position on line
  1. Easy
  2. Moderately Easy
  3. Moderately Difficult
  4. Difficult
  5. I`ll never do this again


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