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Grade: 09

1 [30209] Choose the statement that best describes your education and specialized experience that qualifies you for this GS-09 position. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess one year of specialized experience matching what is described in the vacancy announcement. This matching experience is well described in my resume.
  • I possess two full years of progressively higher-level graduate education or Masters or equivalent graduate degree (such as an LL.B. or J.D.) that has equipped me to perform the duties of this position and have provided transcripts with my application.
  • I possess a combination of graduate level education, beyond the first full year of graduate level education and specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement, that together meet the qualification requirements for this position. Transcripts have been provided and the experience is well documented in my resume.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements as described above.
2 [53192] Choose the statement that best fits how you meet the specialized experience and/or education for this GS-9 position. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess at least one year of equal or equivalent experience assisting with the planning of research, analysis, and/or primary and secondary data collection in transportation related topics (e.g., transit planning; environmental stewardship and streamlining; safety; corridor planning; realty programs; sustainability), preparing relevant analytical reports, and presenting results AND experience assisting in the writing and designing of materials, to include technical reports, outreach products, and promotional information. This experience is well described in my resume.
  • I possess two years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to a master's degree or master's or equivalent graduate degree. Transcripts have been provided with my application.
  • I possess a combination of graduate level education, beyond the first full year of graduate level education and specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement, that together meet the qualification requirements for this position. Transcripts have been provided with my application and the matching experience is well described in my resume.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements above.
3 [28168] Select the statement the best describes your knowledge and experience conducting studies, or segments of studies, of transportation planning, local planning, and/or corridor studies addressing the relationships between community development, economic development, and transportation. Answer to this question is required
  • I have education and training in conducting studies, or segments of studies, of transportation planning, local planning, and/or corridor studies addressing the relationships between community development, economic development and transportation, but I have not applied this knowledge at work.
  • I have completed tasks in support of studies, or segments of studies, of transportation planning, local planning, and/or corridor studies addressing the relationships between community development, economic development and transportation, under the ongoing direction of a supervisor, or a senior employee.
  • I have independently conducted studies, or segments of studies, of transportation planning, local planning, and/or corridor studies addressing the relationships between community development, economic development and transportation, while, only, seeking advice for complex issues. I have presented findings to groups and/or individuals outside my own organization.
  • I have extensive demonstrated work experience conducting studies, or segments of studies, of transportation planning, local planning, and/or corridor studies addressing the relationships between community development, economic development, and transportation. I have mentored, and advised others on related issues, and collaborated with professionals, customers, and other groups/ individuals, outside my own organization, to discuss, present, and/or resolve complex related problems.
  • None of the above.
4 [28169] Select the statement the best illustrates your knowledge and experience supporting the planning and delivery of technical assistance products or services to stakeholders (i.e., training, workshops, conferences, expert roundtables, peer-to-peer exchanges, etc.). Answer to this question is required
  • I have education and training in supporting the planning, implementation and documentation of technical assistance products or services to stakeholders, but I have not applied this knowledge at work.
  • I have supported the planning, implementation and documentation of outreach strategies and events that deliver technical assistance products or services to stakeholders, usually under the direction of a supervisor or a senior employee.
  • I have independently supported the planning, implementation and documentation of events that deliver technical assistance products or services to stakeholders, while seeking help or advice only for complex issues.
  • I have independently supported the planning, implementation and documentation of events that deliver technical assistance products or services to stakeholders within the transportation field, while seeking help or advice only for complex issues.
  • I have independently supported the planning, implementation and documentation of events that deliver technical assistance products or services to stakeholders, without direct supervision.
  • I have independently supported the planning, implementation and documentation of outreach strategies and events that deliver technical assistance products and services to stakeholders within the transportation field, without direct supervision.
  • I have extensive demonstrated work experience supporting the planning, implementation, and documentation of outreach strategies and events that deliver technical assistance products and services to stakeholders, without direct supervision. My manager relies on me to resolve complex problems in support of these programs.
  • I have extensive demonstrated work experience supporting the planning, implementation, and documentation of outreach strategies and events that deliver technical assistance products and services to stakeholders within the transportation field, without direct supervision. My manager relies on me to resolve complex problems in support of these programs.
  • None of the above.
5 [5969] Select the statement(s) that best represent the methods you have used and the activities you have performed while conducting research on policy issues and / or community / transportation planning. Answer to this question is required
  • Developed questionnaires or surveys
  • Conducted interviews
  • Analyzed and summarized qualitative data
  • Analyzed quantitative data
  • Documented survey findings
  • Developed databases
  • Conducted archival research
  • Prepared project summaries/reports/presentations
  • None of the above
6 [5975] Select the statement the best illustrates your demonstrated experience and ability to independently conduct research and work on multiple projects simultaneously. Answer to this question is required
  • I have conducted research and have worked on multiple projects simultaneously only in an educational setting (as a student). I have not applied this knowledge at work.
  • I have supported a research team in planning, implementing, and documenting research, but I have not collaborated on multiple projects simultaneously. I have done this work usually under the direction of a supervisor or a senior employee.
  • I have independently conducted research and collaborated on multiple projects simultaneously, while seeking help or advice only for complex issues.
  • I have independently conducted research related to transportation, and collaborated on multiple projects simultaneously, while seeking help or advice only for complex issues.
  • I have independently conducted research, and collaborated on multiple projects simultaneously, without direct supervision.
  • I have independently conducted research related to transportation, and collaborated on multiple projects simultaneously, without direct supervision.
  • I have extensive demonstrated work experience conducting research independently, and collaborating on multiple projects simultaneously. My manager relies on me to resolve complex research problems, and assigns me to work on multiple complex projects simultaneously.
  • I have extensive demonstrated work experience conducting transportation research independently, and collaborating on multiple projects simultaneously. My manager relies on me to resolve complex research problems, and assigns me to work on multiple complex projects simultaneously.
  • None of the above.
7 [28172] Select the statement that best describes your experience planning, scheduling, and coordinating research project activities, including: assigning work; training or instructing employees; reporting problems and offering solutions to your supervisor; meeting deadlines; monitoring work in progress, and making day-to-day adjustments to resolve unexpected conditions. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience providing instructions about work to another employee.
  • I have limited experience planning, scheduling, and coordinating research project activities but have participated in multiple project research teams.
  • I have experience in research projects, and have planned, scheduled and coordinated some of the work activities listed above with guidance from my supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have experience in research projects, and have planned, scheduled and coordinated all the project activities listed above with some guidance from my supervisor.
  • I have experience coordinating work activities as a team leader over a small group (2 to 3) of employees assigned to a research project.
  • I have experience in coordinating work activities as a team leader over a moderate group (3 to 6) of employees assigned to a research project.
  • None of the above.
8 [9326] Select the statement that best describes your experience preparing written materials on planning or policy issues such as reports, briefing papers, correspondence and presentations (and/or other materials) to various individuals and audiences. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience preparing written documents, which cover routine issues, and recipients are usually within my immediate organization.
  • I have experience preparing written documents, such as documentation of data sets or summaries of straightforward analyses, which cover routine issues, with some complex elements, and recipients are usually within my organization.
  • I have experience preparing written documents, such as research reports, briefing papers, and presentations to individuals and organizations outside my own organization, which cover issues involving complex programs and require sensitivity to the views of my audience. Recipients include customers, middle, or senior management within or outside of the organization.
  • I have experience preparing a wide variety of written documents such as complex or controversial studies, policy guidance, and reports, which involve issues or programs of a sensitive and controversial nature, and recipients are a wide range of individuals both within and outside of the organization.
  • None of the above.
9 [6039] Select the statement(s) that describe your experience developing communication products. This experience should be reflected in your resume. Answer to this question is required
  • Developed promotional brochures
  • Wrote newsletters
  • Designed website content
  • Produced technical reports
  • Developed presentations using Powerpoint (or similar software)
  • None of the above
10 [7376] Select the statement that best describes your level of experience gathering and exchanging information in person. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience making college classroom presentations or defending a thesis; OR I have experience communicating with others within my work organization to gather and exchange information.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information, resolve issues, and gain or secure compliance.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information, resolve issues, negotiate changes and compliance, and to explain policies, standards, and procedures.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to provide leadership and guidance in my field, to make program decisions and policy interpretations, to resolve significant and controversial issues, to negotiate compliance and agreements, and to persuade others to accept new approaches, concepts, and programs.
  • I have no education, training, or experience in this area.

Grade: 11

1 [30210] Choose the statement that best describes your education and/or specialized experience that qualifies you for this GS-11 position. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess one year of specialized experience matching what is described in the vacancy announcement. This matching experience is well described in my resume.
  • I possess three full years of progressively higher-level graduate education or Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree that has equipped me to perform the duties of this position. Transcripts have been provided with my application.
  • I possess a combination of graduate level education, beyond the second full year of graduate level education and specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement, that together meet the qualification requirements for this position. Transcripts have been provided with my application and the matching experience is well described in my resume.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements as described above.
2 [53194] Choose the statement that best fits how you meet the specialized experience and/or education for this GS-11 position. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess at least one year of equal or equivalent experience planning and conducting research, analysis, and/or primary and secondary data collection in transportation related topics (e.g., transit planning; environmental stewardship and streamlining; safety; corridor planning; realty programs; sustainability), preparing relevant analytical reports, and presenting results AND experience writing and assisting in the design of materials, including technical reports, outreach products, and promotional information . This experience is well described in my resume.
  • I possess three full years of progressively higher-level graduate education or Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree that has equipped me to perform duties of this position. Transcripts have been provided with my application.
  • I possess a combination of graduate level education, beyond the second full year of graduate level education and specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement, that together meet the qualification requirements for this position. Transcripts have been provided with my application and the matching experience is well described in my resume.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements above.
3 [28168] Select the statement the best describes your knowledge and experience conducting studies, or segments of studies, of transportation planning, local planning, and/or corridor studies addressing the relationships between community development, economic development, and transportation. Answer to this question is required
  • I have education and training in conducting studies, or segments of studies, of transportation planning, local planning, and/or corridor studies addressing the relationships between community development, economic development and transportation, but I have not applied this knowledge at work.
  • I have completed tasks in support of studies, or segments of studies, of transportation planning, local planning, and/or corridor studies addressing the relationships between community development, economic development and transportation, under the ongoing direction of a supervisor, or a senior employee.
  • I have independently conducted studies, or segments of studies, of transportation planning, local planning, and/or corridor studies addressing the relationships between community development, economic development and transportation, while, only, seeking advice for complex issues. I have presented findings to groups and/or individuals outside my own organization.
  • I have extensive demonstrated work experience conducting studies, or segments of studies, of transportation planning, local planning, and/or corridor studies addressing the relationships between community development, economic development, and transportation. I have mentored, and advised others on related issues, and collaborated with professionals, customers, and other groups/ individuals, outside my own organization, to discuss, present, and/or resolve complex related problems.
  • None of the above.
4 [28169] Select the statement the best illustrates your knowledge and experience supporting the planning and delivery of technical assistance products or services to stakeholders (i.e., training, workshops, conferences, expert roundtables, peer-to-peer exchanges, etc.). Answer to this question is required
  • I have education and training in supporting the planning, implementation and documentation of technical assistance products or services to stakeholders, but I have not applied this knowledge at work.
  • I have supported the planning, implementation and documentation of outreach strategies and events that deliver technical assistance products or services to stakeholders, usually under the direction of a supervisor or a senior employee.
  • I have independently supported the planning, implementation and documentation of events that deliver technical assistance products or services to stakeholders, while seeking help or advice only for complex issues.
  • I have independently supported the planning, implementation and documentation of events that deliver technical assistance products or services to stakeholders within the transportation field, while seeking help or advice only for complex issues.
  • I have independently supported the planning, implementation and documentation of events that deliver technical assistance products or services to stakeholders, without direct supervision.
  • I have independently supported the planning, implementation and documentation of outreach strategies and events that deliver technical assistance products and services to stakeholders within the transportation field, without direct supervision.
  • I have extensive demonstrated work experience supporting the planning, implementation, and documentation of outreach strategies and events that deliver technical assistance products and services to stakeholders, without direct supervision. My manager relies on me to resolve complex problems in support of these programs.
  • I have extensive demonstrated work experience supporting the planning, implementation, and documentation of outreach strategies and events that deliver technical assistance products and services to stakeholders within the transportation field, without direct supervision. My manager relies on me to resolve complex problems in support of these programs.
  • None of the above.
5 [5969] Select the statement(s) that best represent the methods you have used and the activities you have performed while conducting research on policy issues and / or community / transportation planning. Answer to this question is required
  • Developed questionnaires or surveys
  • Conducted interviews
  • Analyzed and summarized qualitative data
  • Analyzed quantitative data
  • Documented survey findings
  • Developed databases
  • Conducted archival research
  • Prepared project summaries/reports/presentations
  • None of the above
6 [5975] Select the statement the best illustrates your demonstrated experience and ability to independently conduct research and work on multiple projects simultaneously. Answer to this question is required
  • I have conducted research and have worked on multiple projects simultaneously only in an educational setting (as a student). I have not applied this knowledge at work.
  • I have supported a research team in planning, implementing, and documenting research, but I have not collaborated on multiple projects simultaneously. I have done this work usually under the direction of a supervisor or a senior employee.
  • I have independently conducted research and collaborated on multiple projects simultaneously, while seeking help or advice only for complex issues.
  • I have independently conducted research related to transportation, and collaborated on multiple projects simultaneously, while seeking help or advice only for complex issues.
  • I have independently conducted research, and collaborated on multiple projects simultaneously, without direct supervision.
  • I have independently conducted research related to transportation, and collaborated on multiple projects simultaneously, without direct supervision.
  • I have extensive demonstrated work experience conducting research independently, and collaborating on multiple projects simultaneously. My manager relies on me to resolve complex research problems, and assigns me to work on multiple complex projects simultaneously.
  • I have extensive demonstrated work experience conducting transportation research independently, and collaborating on multiple projects simultaneously. My manager relies on me to resolve complex research problems, and assigns me to work on multiple complex projects simultaneously.
  • None of the above.
7 [28172] Select the statement that best describes your experience planning, scheduling, and coordinating research project activities, including: assigning work; training or instructing employees; reporting problems and offering solutions to your supervisor; meeting deadlines; monitoring work in progress, and making day-to-day adjustments to resolve unexpected conditions. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience providing instructions about work to another employee.
  • I have limited experience planning, scheduling, and coordinating research project activities but have participated in multiple project research teams.
  • I have experience in research projects, and have planned, scheduled and coordinated some of the work activities listed above with guidance from my supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have experience in research projects, and have planned, scheduled and coordinated all the project activities listed above with some guidance from my supervisor.
  • I have experience coordinating work activities as a team leader over a small group (2 to 3) of employees assigned to a research project.
  • I have experience in coordinating work activities as a team leader over a moderate group (3 to 6) of employees assigned to a research project.
  • None of the above.
8 [9326] Select the statement that best describes your experience preparing written materials on planning or policy issues such as reports, briefing papers, correspondence and presentations (and/or other materials) to various individuals and audiences. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience preparing written documents, which cover routine issues, and recipients are usually within my immediate organization.
  • I have experience preparing written documents, such as documentation of data sets or summaries of straightforward analyses, which cover routine issues, with some complex elements, and recipients are usually within my organization.
  • I have experience preparing written documents, such as research reports, briefing papers, and presentations to individuals and organizations outside my own organization, which cover issues involving complex programs and require sensitivity to the views of my audience. Recipients include customers, middle, or senior management within or outside of the organization.
  • I have experience preparing a wide variety of written documents such as complex or controversial studies, policy guidance, and reports, which involve issues or programs of a sensitive and controversial nature, and recipients are a wide range of individuals both within and outside of the organization.
  • None of the above.
9 [6039] Select the statement(s) that describe your experience developing communication products. This experience should be reflected in your resume. Answer to this question is required
  • Developed promotional brochures
  • Wrote newsletters
  • Designed website content
  • Produced technical reports
  • Developed presentations using Powerpoint (or similar software)
  • None of the above
10 [7376] Select the statement that best describes your level of experience gathering and exchanging information in person. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience making college classroom presentations or defending a thesis; OR I have experience communicating with others within my work organization to gather and exchange information.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information, resolve issues, and gain or secure compliance.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information, resolve issues, negotiate changes and compliance, and to explain policies, standards, and procedures.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to provide leadership and guidance in my field, to make program decisions and policy interpretations, to resolve significant and controversial issues, to negotiate compliance and agreements, and to persuade others to accept new approaches, concepts, and programs.
  • I have no education, training, or experience in this area.

Grade: 12

1 [341] Choose the statement that best describes your specialized experience that qualifies you for this GS-12 position. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-11 as described in the vacancy announcement. This experience is well described in my application.
  • I do not meet the one year specialized experience requirement as described in the vacancy announcement.
2 [53196] Do you have at least one year of equal or equivalent experience planning and conducting projects/studies in transportation planning related topics (e.g., transit planning; environmental stewardship and streamlining; corridor planning; safety; realty programs; sustainability), preparing relevant analytical reports, and presenting results? This experience must be well documented in your resume. Failure to do so may cause your application to be removed from consideration. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 [56515] Do you have experience designing and writing project and other promotional materials (e.g. technical reports, brochures, website content, and other materials), and planning and facilitating stakeholder outreach events? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 [28168] Select the statement the best describes your knowledge and experience conducting studies, or segments of studies, of transportation planning, local planning, and/or corridor studies addressing the relationships between community development, economic development, and transportation. Answer to this question is required
  • I have education and training in conducting studies, or segments of studies, of transportation planning, local planning, and/or corridor studies addressing the relationships between community development, economic development and transportation, but I have not applied this knowledge at work.
  • I have completed tasks in support of studies, or segments of studies, of transportation planning, local planning, and/or corridor studies addressing the relationships between community development, economic development and transportation, under the ongoing direction of a supervisor, or a senior employee.
  • I have independently conducted studies, or segments of studies, of transportation planning, local planning, and/or corridor studies addressing the relationships between community development, economic development and transportation, while, only, seeking advice for complex issues. I have presented findings to groups and/or individuals outside my own organization.
  • I have extensive demonstrated work experience conducting studies, or segments of studies, of transportation planning, local planning, and/or corridor studies addressing the relationships between community development, economic development, and transportation. I have mentored, and advised others on related issues, and collaborated with professionals, customers, and other groups/ individuals, outside my own organization, to discuss, present, and/or resolve complex related problems.
  • None of the above.
5 [28169] Select the statement the best illustrates your knowledge and experience supporting the planning and delivery of technical assistance products or services to stakeholders (i.e., training, workshops, conferences, expert roundtables, peer-to-peer exchanges, etc.). Answer to this question is required
  • I have education and training in supporting the planning, implementation and documentation of technical assistance products or services to stakeholders, but I have not applied this knowledge at work.
  • I have supported the planning, implementation and documentation of outreach strategies and events that deliver technical assistance products or services to stakeholders, usually under the direction of a supervisor or a senior employee.
  • I have independently supported the planning, implementation and documentation of events that deliver technical assistance products or services to stakeholders, while seeking help or advice only for complex issues.
  • I have independently supported the planning, implementation and documentation of events that deliver technical assistance products or services to stakeholders within the transportation field, while seeking help or advice only for complex issues.
  • I have independently supported the planning, implementation and documentation of events that deliver technical assistance products or services to stakeholders, without direct supervision.
  • I have independently supported the planning, implementation and documentation of outreach strategies and events that deliver technical assistance products and services to stakeholders within the transportation field, without direct supervision.
  • I have extensive demonstrated work experience supporting the planning, implementation, and documentation of outreach strategies and events that deliver technical assistance products and services to stakeholders, without direct supervision. My manager relies on me to resolve complex problems in support of these programs.
  • I have extensive demonstrated work experience supporting the planning, implementation, and documentation of outreach strategies and events that deliver technical assistance products and services to stakeholders within the transportation field, without direct supervision. My manager relies on me to resolve complex problems in support of these programs.
  • None of the above.
6 [5969] Select the statement(s) that best represent the methods you have used and the activities you have performed while conducting research on policy issues and / or community / transportation planning. Answer to this question is required
  • Developed questionnaires or surveys
  • Conducted interviews
  • Analyzed and summarized qualitative data
  • Analyzed quantitative data
  • Documented survey findings
  • Developed databases
  • Conducted archival research
  • Prepared project summaries/reports/presentations
  • None of the above
7 [5975] Select the statement the best illustrates your demonstrated experience and ability to independently conduct research and work on multiple projects simultaneously. Answer to this question is required
  • I have conducted research and have worked on multiple projects simultaneously only in an educational setting (as a student). I have not applied this knowledge at work.
  • I have supported a research team in planning, implementing, and documenting research, but I have not collaborated on multiple projects simultaneously. I have done this work usually under the direction of a supervisor or a senior employee.
  • I have independently conducted research and collaborated on multiple projects simultaneously, while seeking help or advice only for complex issues.
  • I have independently conducted research related to transportation, and collaborated on multiple projects simultaneously, while seeking help or advice only for complex issues.
  • I have independently conducted research, and collaborated on multiple projects simultaneously, without direct supervision.
  • I have independently conducted research related to transportation, and collaborated on multiple projects simultaneously, without direct supervision.
  • I have extensive demonstrated work experience conducting research independently, and collaborating on multiple projects simultaneously. My manager relies on me to resolve complex research problems, and assigns me to work on multiple complex projects simultaneously.
  • I have extensive demonstrated work experience conducting transportation research independently, and collaborating on multiple projects simultaneously. My manager relies on me to resolve complex research problems, and assigns me to work on multiple complex projects simultaneously.
  • None of the above.
8 [28172] Select the statement that best describes your experience planning, scheduling, and coordinating research project activities, including: assigning work; training or instructing employees; reporting problems and offering solutions to your supervisor; meeting deadlines; monitoring work in progress, and making day-to-day adjustments to resolve unexpected conditions. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience providing instructions about work to another employee.
  • I have limited experience planning, scheduling, and coordinating research project activities but have participated in multiple project research teams.
  • I have experience in research projects, and have planned, scheduled and coordinated some of the work activities listed above with guidance from my supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have experience in research projects, and have planned, scheduled and coordinated all the project activities listed above with some guidance from my supervisor.
  • I have experience coordinating work activities as a team leader over a small group (2 to 3) of employees assigned to a research project.
  • I have experience in coordinating work activities as a team leader over a moderate group (3 to 6) of employees assigned to a research project.
  • None of the above.
9 [9326] Select the statement that best describes your experience preparing written materials on planning or policy issues such as reports, briefing papers, correspondence and presentations (and/or other materials) to various individuals and audiences. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience preparing written documents, which cover routine issues, and recipients are usually within my immediate organization.
  • I have experience preparing written documents, such as documentation of data sets or summaries of straightforward analyses, which cover routine issues, with some complex elements, and recipients are usually within my organization.
  • I have experience preparing written documents, such as research reports, briefing papers, and presentations to individuals and organizations outside my own organization, which cover issues involving complex programs and require sensitivity to the views of my audience. Recipients include customers, middle, or senior management within or outside of the organization.
  • I have experience preparing a wide variety of written documents such as complex or controversial studies, policy guidance, and reports, which involve issues or programs of a sensitive and controversial nature, and recipients are a wide range of individuals both within and outside of the organization.
  • None of the above.
10 [6039] Select the statement(s) that describe your experience developing communication products. This experience should be reflected in your resume. Answer to this question is required
  • Developed promotional brochures
  • Wrote newsletters
  • Designed website content
  • Produced technical reports
  • Developed presentations using Powerpoint (or similar software)
  • None of the above
11 [7376] Select the statement that best describes your level of experience gathering and exchanging information in person. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience making college classroom presentations or defending a thesis; OR I have experience communicating with others within my work organization to gather and exchange information.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information, resolve issues, and gain or secure compliance.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to gather and exchange information, resolve issues, negotiate changes and compliance, and to explain policies, standards, and procedures.
  • I have experience communicating with others both within and outside of my work organization to provide leadership and guidance in my field, to make program decisions and policy interpretations, to resolve significant and controversial issues, to negotiate compliance and agreements, and to persuade others to accept new approaches, concepts, and programs.
  • I have no education, training, or experience in this area.

Grade: All Grades

[16869] Please note that ALL candidates must submit a resume online and complete the entire application (Resume, Core Questions, Vacancy Questions) process.Ensure that your resume thoroughly supports your responses to the job specific questions and that it contains the names, titles, and phone numbers of your most current and previous supervisors so that we may contact them. Please also be sure that your preference regarding contacting your current supervisors is shown in the User Information area. Applicants are strongly encouraged to complete all questions. High self-assessment in the application questions that is not supported by information in your resume may prevent you from being found best qualified, in which case your application will not be referred to the selecting official.
1 [22368] In addition to the Basic Qualifications Requirements, you must also meet additional requirements for Community Planner positions. Select the response that best describes your education and experience in accordance with these requirements. Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed a degree in community planning; or other related field such as urban affairs, architecture, landscape architecture, engineering, sociology, geography, economics, political science, or public administration that included at least 12 semester hours in the planning process, socioeconomic and physical elements of planning, urban and regional economic analysis, and development finance. I have provided my transcripts for verification.
  • I have a combination of education and experience--courses equivalent to a major in one of the above disciplines, or a combination of related courses totaling at least 24 semester hours in any combination of the above disciplines of which at least 12 semester hours were in the planning process, and socioeconomic and physical elements of planning, PLUS appropriate experience or additional education. I have provided my transcripts for verification.
  • I have a degree in a related field such as urban affairs, architecture, landscape architecture, engineering, sociology, geography, economics, political science, or public administration but do not have the 12 semester hours of specified course work. I have had at least 1 year of work experience in community planning acquired under the supervision and guidance of a community planner. This experience is well documented on my resume.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements as described above.
2 [31608] I understand the resume I have submitted for this position will be thoroughly reviewed to determine whether my experience and/or educational background is sufficient to meet basic and/or specialized experience requirements as outlined in this announcement. I also understand that if the information provided in my resume is not sufficient to support my responses to the vacancy announcement questions, it will affect the overall assessment of my application package. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
[31648] When you are finished with the question phase of this announcement, you will be shown a list of documents that may include documents that do not apply to you. Review the list and the required documents section of the vacancy to determine which, IF ANY, are required for your application to be considered a complete application. Please do not submit documents that are not requested.
  • If you are not a veteran, the DD-214 and the SF-15 do not apply to you.
  • If you are not applying to an engineering position, the P.E. license or EIT exam does not apply to you.
  • If you are not requesting consideration under a special appointing authority, the special appointing authority documents do not apply to you.
If any of the requested documentation pertains to you, you have the option to fax using the fax coversheets provided, upload to this system or you may transfer the documentation from your USAJOBS account. Please note documents are NOT automatically transferred from USAJobs. Contact the office no later than the closing date, if you require assistance.
3 [3057] By responding to this question, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the Required Documents section of this announcement to determine which documents, if any, you need to provide in support of this application. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 [31609] I understand that if I do not submit all REQUIRED documents by the closing date, it will affect the overall assessment of my application package. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 [54657] Select your most recent work performance evaluation (includes pass in pass/fail systems). Answer to this question is required
  • My most recent work performance evaluation was satisfactory or better.
  • My most recent work performance evaluation was below satisfactory.
  • I have never received a performance appraisal or review for any position.
6 [586] How did you initially hear about this position? Answer to this question is required
  • Email notification
  • Agency website
  • USAJobs (OPM) website
  • Newspaper advertisement
  • Magazine advertisement
  • Commercial employment site (i.e. Careerbuilder, Monster)
  • Placement office (Federal, State, College or University)
  • Friend or relative
  • Job Fair
  • Minority professional network
  • Other
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