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Grade: 07

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 grade level as described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I do not have the experience described above.

Grade: 08

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 grade level as described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I do not have the experience described above.

Grade: All Grades

Please read the definitions for Performance Improvement Plan and Letter of Requirement before addressing the question below. A Performance Improvement Plan (PIP) is a 90-day written developmental plan for an employee whose performance on one or more critical elements is rated "Unacceptable". A Letter of Requirement (LOR) is issued when a supervisor identifies leave abuse and/or when frequent absences negatively impact operations of an office.
1 Are you a current civilian federal employee, on a Performance Improvement Plan (PIP) or a Letter of Requirement (LOR)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 Please select the responses that describe your experience in using equipment for surveillance photography (fixed and moving) and concealment purposes. Answer to this question is required
  • Image Intensifier
  • Large Objective Lens (i.e., 300, 400, 600 mm F2.8)
  • 2X, 3X, etc. Extenders
  • Cable Releases or Electronic Releases
  • Remote Tripping Device (including hardware and software applications)
  • Infra-red Flash and Infra-red Film
  • Remote cameras
  • Radio or infrared transmitters
  • Specialty Vehicles
  • None of the above
3 Have you served on an Evidence Response Team? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 Please select the responses that describe your experience related to physical evidence. Answer to this question is required
  • I have handled physical evidence.
  • I have analyzed physical evidence.
  • I have received training in evidence handling procedures.
  • I have determined the evidentiary value of physical evidence.
  • None of the above
5 Please select the response that best describes your ability to work in a fast-paced environment, with constantly changing priorities and the need for flexibility and teamwork. Answer to this question is required
  • I have had training that included teamwork, but have not been required to apply this skill in my job assignments. I have had limited experience having to adapt to changing priorities or working in a fast-paced environment.
  • In my past work assignments, I served as an integral part of a team in a fast-paced environment and was readily and easily able to adapt to changing priorities and duties.
  • In my past work assignments, I had to quickly adapt to changing priorities and had to be sufficiently flexible to adjust to new assignments and duties with minimal stress.
  • None of the above
6 Please select the response that best describes your organizational skills/experience. Answer to this question is required
  • I have organizational skills that have been tested in an environment where records, information, files, etc. had to be meticulously managed as errors could affect the outcome of investigations, or the social, physical or economic well being of people.
  • I have organizational skills that were relied upon to ensure the accuracy, reliability or acceptability of further processes or services.
  • I have organizational skills that mainly impacted the timely provision of specific services to others.
  • None of the above
7 Are you willing to work outside in all types of weather conditions? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
8 Do you have experience working in high-pressure situations and under strict time constraints? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
9 From ther following list, please select the equipment(s) you have used for forensic photography. Answer to this question is required
  • Medium and Large Format Cameras
  • Alternate Light Source
  • Macro/Micro Lenses
  • Enhancement Filters
  • Copy Camera Systems
  • Multiple Flash/Lighting Systems
  • High Resolution Digital Capture Devices (i.e., scanning or medium format backs)
  • Computer Imaging Systems
  • None of the above
10 Please select the response that best describes your experience and knowledge in inventory procedures for photographic equipment. Answer to this question is required
  • I have used Excel (spreadsheet) to keep track of some inventory items.
  • I have inventoried and kept track of over 100 items.
  • I have assisted in inventory audits and have entered inventory items into an Excel spreadsheet.
  • I have kept various inventory databases and performed regular audits.
  • None of the above
11 Please select the responses that describe your Photographer experience. Answer to this question is required
  • Performing a variety of investigative and noninvestigative photographic assignments.
  • Selecting the appropriate cameras and equipment for each assignment.
  • Photographing and marking items of evidence.
  • Processing film through developing stopping, fixing, washing and drying stages.
  • Conducting tests on new types of film, paper, and/or photographic chemicals.
  • Developing various sizes and types of black and white negative film.
  • None of the above
12 Please select the responses that describe your experience in obtaining photographic coverage of subject matters. Answer to this question is required
  • Conducting onsite photographic surveys.
  • Improvising methods, techniques, and equipment to meet photographic requirements.
  • Deviating from standard methods and techniques in all types of environmental conditions.
  • Using a variety of techniques when photographing physical evidence, crime scenes, hand or footprints, tire treads, etc, to distinguish detail.
  • Referring to agency policies and procedures related to criminal and investigative photography.
  • I have experience in None of the above
13 Please select the responses that describe your experience with photography assignments. Answer to this question is required
  • Aerial
  • Crime scene/Evidentiary
  • Documentary
  • Investigative
  • Studio
  • Internal (Creds, PR)
  • Sports/Action
  • Mug Shots
  • Surveillance
  • Macro/Close-up
  • Low light/Night
  • Forensic
  • None of the above
14 Please select the responses that best describes your ability to analyze and interpret information. Answer to this question is required
  • I have education or training in analyzing information.
  • I have performed basic analytical task(s) that required the interpretation of basic instructions, information or data in order to perform routine task(s) or duties.
  • I have performed basic analytical task(s) that required the interpretation and application of routine and non-routine information, instructions, guidelines, regulations, or data to perform task(s) or duties.
  • I have performed analytical task(s) that required the interpretation and application of non-routine and complex information, instructions, guidelines, regulations or data to perform task(s) or duties. This analysis has required good judgment and development of recommendations as to the best course of action.
  • None of the above
15 Please select the responses that demonstrate your presentation/communication skills. Answer to this question is required
  • I communicate with others to receive instruction and/or directions in order to accomplish a task or assignment.
  • I communicate with others to coordinate work efforts to accomplish a task/project.
  • I give oral presentations at meetings or conferences.
  • I make informative and persuasive communications in a business setting, including presentations to decision makers.
  • None of the above
16 Please provide the city and state where you were born. Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required
17 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
    17.1 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
    17.1 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