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Grade: All Grades
* 1.Please select the response that best describes how you satisfy the basic requirements set forth in this announcement.
  1. I have a degree in physical science, biology, chemistry, engineering, or mathematics that included 24 hours in physical science and/or related engineering science and/or related engineering science such as mechanics, dynamics, properties of materials, and electronics.
  2. I have a combination of education and experience through course work equivalent to a major as shown above, including at least 24 semester hours in physical science and/or related engineering science, plus appropriate experience or additional education.
  3. I do not have the education or experience described above.


* 2.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.
  1. I have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS 12 as described in the vacancy announcement.
  2. I do not have the experience described above.


* 3.Please select the responses that describe your experience related to evidence maintenance.
  1. I have handled physical evidence related to criminal matters.
  2. I have inventoried, stored and transferred evidence in criminal matters.
  3. I have inventoried, stored and transferred specimens in civil matters.
  4. I have recorded and maintained chain of custody documents.
  5. None of the above


* 4.Please select the responses that describe your experience related to physical evidence.
  1. I have handled physical evidence.
  2. I have analyzed physical evidence.
  3. I have received training in evidence handling procedures.
  4. I have determined the evidentiary value of physical evidence.
  5. None of the above


* 5.Do you have an aversion to working with body recovery operations, human remains, or other biological materials?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 6.Please select the responses that demonstrate your presentation/communication skills.
  1. Effectively communicated technical information to others.
  2. Persuaded others to accept findings, recommendations, changes, alternative viewpoints, or to take a particular course of action.
  3. Interviewed employees or managers to acquire specific operational and/or technical information.
  4. Conducted presentations and/or training sessions with varied audiences with different levels of comprehension.
  5. Effectively communicated organizational strategies, goals, objectives, or priorities on a regular basis.
  6. Served as a spokesperson for an organization.
  7. Facilitated communications and activities between organizational entities.
  8. Mediated or facilitated problem resolution.
  9. Regularly consulted by peers, other agency representatives, or private industry on administrative issues.
  10. Served as an agency representative at functions with interaction with high level officials.
  11. Experience in fostering and maintaining high level contacts/telephone liaison with outside officials and their staff.
  12. None of the above


* 7.From the following list, please identify the type(s) of laboratories in which you have worked.
  1. Medical Laboratory
  2. Research Laboratory
  3. Forensic Laboratory
  4. Database Laboratory
  5. College/University Laboratory
  6. Paternity Testing Laboratory
  7. DNA Database Laboratory
  8. QC Laboratory
  9. Private Biotechnology Laboratory
  10. Pharmaceutical Laboratory
  11. Environmental/Bioanalytical Laboratory
  12. BSL-3 Microbiology Laboratory
  13. Other
  14. None of the above


* 8.Have you ever worked in an accredited forensic laboratory (ASCLD-LAB)?
  1. Yes
  2. No


* 9.From the following list, please select the area(s) you have health and safety training.
  1. Use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  2. Waste Disposal
  3. Spill Control
  4. Blood Borne Pathogens
  5. Radiation Exposure
  6. Handling Hazardous Materials
  7. None of the above


* 10.Please select the responses that identify the types of original written products you have prepared.
  1. College term papers
  2. Thesis
  3. Dissertation
  4. Research grant proposals
  5. Policy documents
  6. Procedures and guidelines
  7. Teaching/instructional aids
  8. Complaint forms
  9. Journal/newspaper articles
  10. Intelligence reports
  11. Form letters
  12. Standardized reports
  13. Position papers
  14. Legal briefs
  15. Investigative reports
  16. Electronic communications
  17. Briefings for Congressional hearings
  18. Budget support, justification, impact and analysis
  19. Briefing Papers
  20. Scholastic publications in peer-reviewed technical journals
  21. None of the above


* 11.Please select the response that best describes your experience interacting/conducting business with various levels of internal and external customers.
  1. I have built rapport while interacting with my peers and immediate supervisor only.
  2. I have built rapport while interacting with my peers, immediate supervisor, and some external customers.
  3. I have built rapport while interacting with my peers, immediate supervisor, associates, various levels of external customers, and high ranking officials (both internal and external).
  4. I do not have experience in this area.


* 12.Have you handled, stored, transferred and managed evidence?
  1. Yes
  2. No


13.Please provide the city and state where you were born.
Maximum length of 250 characters.


* 14.How did you hear about this position?
  1. Faith Based Initiatives
  2. Television
  3. Radio
  4. Internet
  5. Career Fairs
  6. Bill board
  7. Newspaper
  8. Magazine
  9. FBI Recruiter
  10. Employee Referral
  11. EdVenture Program

        BRANCHED: * 1.Which EdVenture Program?
    1. State University of New York at Albany
    2. Georgia State University
    3. Mercer University
    4. Delaware State University
    5. Fayetteville State University
    6. Chicago State University
    7. College of Charleston
    8. Cleveland State University
    9. University of Texas - El Paso
    10. Hawaii Pacific University
    11. Texas Southern University
    12. Florida A&M University
    13. Mississippi State University
    14. California State University
    15. Arkansas State University
    16. Kentucky State University
    17. University of Miami
    18. Tuskegee University
    19. Saint Peter's College
    20. Virginia Wesleyan College
    21. Concordia University
    22. Virginia Union University
    23. University of Texas - San Antonio
    24. Texas State University - San Marcos
    25. Cal State University - Sacramento
    26. San Diego State University
    27. San Jose State University
    28. University of Texas - Pan American
    29. University of California - Berkley
    30. Alabama A & M - Huntsville
    31. George Washington University
    32. Johns Hopkins
    33. Mississippi State University
    34. Prairie View A&M University
    35. University of Arkansas
    36. University of Southern California
    37. Savannah State
    38. Ohio University
    39. Central State University
    40. Arkansas Baptist College
    41. Wilberforce University
    42. Morehouse College
    43. Xavier University of Louisiana
    44. Alabama State University
    45. University of Albany
    46. University of Illinois, Chicago
    47. Clark Atlanta University
    48. California State University, East Bay
    49. Morgan State University
    50. Jackson State University
    51. Virginia Commonwealth University
    52. California State University, Fullerton
    53. University of Michigan, Dearborn
    54. Naval Postgraduate School
    55. New York University
    56. North Carolina A&T State University
  12. Other

        BRANCHED: * 1.Please specify where you heard about this position.

       Maximum length of 250 characters.
  13. I am currently an FBI Employee.
  14. District of Columbia Department of Employment Services






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