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Grade: 12

Please answer the following questions.
1 In addition to meeting the basic requirements for this series, choose the response that best describes your experience/education as it relates to this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS 11 as described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I do not have the experience described above.

Grade: 13

Please answer the following questions.
1 Please select the response that best describes your experience as it relates to this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS 12 as described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I do not have the experience described above.

Grade: All Grades

1 Please select the response that best describes how you satisfy the basic requirements set forth in this announcement. Answer to this question is required
  • I have a degree in the physical sciences, life sciences, or engineering that included 30 semester hours in chemistry, supplemented by course work in mathematics through differential and integral calculus, and at least 6 semester hours of physics.
  • I have a combination of education and experience through course work equivalent to a major as shown above, including at least 30 semester hours in chemistry, supplemented by mathematics through differential and integral calculus, and at least 6 semester hours of physics, plus appropriate experience or additional education.
  • I do not have the education or experience described above.
2 Are you willing to travel extensively, to foreign countries as necessary, as a regular part of your job? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Are you a certified Forensic Examiner? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 Have you had education, training, or experience in compiling test data and writing lab reports? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Upon successful completion of training are you willing to work permanently at the Sample Receipt Facility (SRF) in Edgewood, Maryland? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 Are you willing to work with Chemical Hazards, Chemical Threat Agents and dangerous materials (e.g., body fluids, blood stain material, corrosive acids/bases, and flammables)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
7 From the following list, please identify the type(s) of laboratory which you have gained the most experience. Answer to this question is required
  • Academic
  • Forensic
  • Government
  • Industrial
  • Medical/Clinical
  • Research
  • Quality Assurance
  • None of the above
8 Have you ever worked in an accredited forensic laboratory (ASCLD-LAB)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
9 Please select the responses that describe your experience in the area(s) of chemistry. Answer to this question is required
  • Analytical
  • Inorganic
  • Organic
  • Physical
  • Biochemical
  • None of the above
10 Please select the responses that describe your experience with techniques you have used in performing chemical analysis. Answer to this question is required
  • Chromatography (e.g., GC, LC, CE, IC, TLC)
  • Optical Spectroscopy (e.g., IR, Raman, UV/Vis)
  • Non-Optical Spectroscopy (e.g., MS, NMR, IMS)
  • Elemental Analysis (e.g., AA, XRD, XRF, ICP)
  • Microscopy (e.g., SEM, PLM, TEM)
  • Sample Preparation (e.g., liquid extraction, SPE, SPME)
  • Other (e.g., spot test, pH, density)
  • None of the above
11 Are you willing to work with biohazard and dangerous materials (e.g., body fluids, blood stain material, corrosive acids/bases, and flammables)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
12 From the following list, please select the area(s) you have health and safety training. Answer to this question is required
  • Use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Waste Disposal
  • Spill Control
  • Blood Borne Pathogens
  • Radiation Exposure
  • Handling Hazardous Materials
  • None of the above
13 Please select the responses that describe your research experience or education in the following areas: Answer to this question is required
  • Arson analysis
  • Biological materials
  • Drug analysis
  • Explosives/energetic materials
  • Fingerprint analysis
  • Geochemistry
  • Hazardous materials analysis
  • Inks/Dyes analysis
  • Imaging
  • Materials analysis
  • Metallurgy
  • Nuclear chemistry
  • Paints and/or polymers
  • Pharmaceutical analysis
  • Protein/DNA analysis
  • Stable isotope chemistry
  • Statistics
  • Toxicology
  • None of the above
14 Have you ever testified in court (to include depositions, grand jury)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
15 Please select the responses that identify the types of original written products you have prepared. Answer to this question is required
  • Undergraduate research papers
  • Graduate research papers
  • News & academic articles
  • Formal briefings
  • Official correspondence
  • Intelligence and/or situation reports
  • Security risk assessments
  • None of the above
16 How did you hear about this position? Answer to this question is required
  • Faith Based Initiatives
  • Television
  • Radio
  • Internet
  • Career Fairs
  • Bill board
  • Newspaper
  • Magazine
  • FBI Recruiter
  • Employee Referral
  • EdVenture Program
    16.1 Which EdVenture Program?
    • State University of New York at Albany
    • Georgia State University
    • Mercer University
    • Delaware State University
    • Fayetteville State University
    • Chicago State University
    • College of Charleston
    • Cleveland State University
    • University of Texas - El Paso
    • Hawaii Pacific University
    • Texas Southern University
    • Florida A&M University
    • Mississippi State University
    • California State University
    • Arkansas State University
    • Kentucky State University
    • University of Miami
    • Tuskegee University
    • Saint Peter's College
    • Virginia Wesleyan College
    • Concordia University
    • Virginia Union University
    • University of Texas - San Antonio
    • Texas State University - San Marcos
    • Cal State University - Sacramento
    • San Diego State University
    • San Jose State University
    • University of Texas - Pan American
    • University of California - Berkley
    • Alabama A & M - Huntsville
    • George Washington University
    • Johns Hopkins
    • Mississippi State University
    • Prairie View A&M University
    • University of Arkansas
    • University of Southern California
    • Savannah State
    • Ohio University
    • Central State University
    • Arkansas Baptist College
    • Wilberforce University
    • Morehouse College
    • Xavier University of Louisiana
    • Alabama State University
    • University of Albany
    • University of Illinois, Chicago
    • Clark Atlanta University
    • California State University, East Bay
    • Morgan State University
    • Jackson State University
    • Virginia Commonwealth University
    • California State University, Fullerton
    • University of Michigan, Dearborn
    • Naval Postgraduate School
    • New York University
    • North Carolina A&T State University
  • Other
    16.1 Please specify where you heard about this position. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • I am currently an FBI Employee.
  • District of Columbia Department of Employment Services
17 Please provide the city and state where you were born. Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required