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Grade: 14

Please answer the following questions.
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 Have you at any time received a grant or scholarship under the David L. Boren National Security Education Act of 1991 or otherwise participated in the National Security Education Program (NSEP)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 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 13 as described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I do not have the experience described above.
4 Please select the response that best describes your knowledge and experience in the area of standards for land mobile communications systems (e.g. LMR, P25, Trunking, radio networking protocols). Answer to this question is required
  • I have routinely applied my knowledge and skill in standards for land mobile communications systems (e.g. LMR, P25, Trunking, radio networking protocols) on the job.
  • I am aware of the standards process as it would apply to land mobile radio, but have had no direct involvement.
  • I have not been exposed to such a process.
  • None of the above
5 Do you have knowledge of principles, concepts and methodologies in the area of wireless and land mobile radio communications? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 Do you have experience in performing routine preventative maintenance on communication equipment? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
7 Please select the type of electronic systems you have utilized. Answer to this question is required
  • Wireless communications
  • Encryption equipment
  • Wide area networks
  • Local area networks
  • Access control systems
  • Intrusion detection systems
  • Video security systems
  • Video Teleconferencing Systems
  • HF systems
  • Commerical satellite communications systems
  • Electronic security systems
  • Military satellite systems
  • Military tactical radio systems
  • None of the above
8 Do you have experience in system design, development, installation and maintenance of large scale Radio Frequency (RF)-based and/or Internet Protocol (IP)-based radio communication systems? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
9 Please select the responses that describe your experience with electronic test equipment. Answer to this question is required
  • Test lights
  • Multimeters
  • Oscilloscopes
  • Oscillators
  • Frequency counters
  • Signal generators
  • RS-232/CAT -5 testers
  • Transmission impairment test set
  • Communications Analyzers (Wide Band)
  • Communications Analyzers (Narrow Band)
  • Communications analyzers
  • Network protocol analyzer
  • Radio service software
  • Network service software
  • Spectrum analyzer
  • Watt meter
  • Fiber Tester
  • Multimode Tester
  • Tone and Probe Tester
  • Cable Tester
  • Component Tester
  • Network service software
  • DC/AC Power Supplies
  • None of the above
10 Please select the response that best describes your experience managing electronic communications installation projects. Answer to this question is required
  • I have been a telecommunications/networking professional assigned to carry out components of projects, but have not been assigned formal leadership, supervisory, or management responsibilities.
  • I have been a project leader with responsibility for carrying out one or more installation projects that required me to plan and direct the work, maintain the schedule, report progress, and assure quality of the work performed.
  • I have been a project manager with responsibility to carrying out a major installation that required me to perform resource management, procurement, scheduling, supervision, and coordination of activities.
  • I have been responsible for managing system installations involving multiple installation projects that required me to perform resource management, procurement, scheduling, supervision, and coordination of activities.
  • In addition to the items in statement(s) 4, I have been responsible for attending planning meetings and providing assessments concerning manpower and non-human resource requirements for the projects.
11 Please select the response that best describes your experience in communicating technical information. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not communicated technical information orally.
  • I communicate with vendors to obtain technical information pertaining to equipment/systems.
  • I orally instruct end users on the proper operation of equipment/systems.
  • I have experience with public speaking in front of 10 people or more on technical subjects.
  • I have experience teaching technical classes of one day or more to groups of 10 or more students.
12 Please select the responses that describe your leadership experience. Answer to this question is required
  • Coached and/or mentored staff to achieve desired results.
  • Followed up with team members to ensure timeliness in meeting deadlines or completing projects.
  • Assigned work to team members, taking into consideration the capabilities of the employees).
  • Reported progress to a supervisor or higher level manager.
  • Resolved conflicts, differences or problems among team members.
  • Set objectives, deadlines and goals.
  • None of the above
13 Please select the responses that identify the types of original written products you have prepared. Answer to this question is required
  • College term papers
  • Thesis
  • Dissertation
  • Research grant proposals
  • Policy documents
  • Procedures and guidelines
  • Teaching/instructional aids
  • Complaint forms
  • Journal/newspaper articles
  • Intelligence reports
  • Form letters
  • Standardized reports
  • Position papers
  • Legal briefs
  • Investigative reports
  • Electronic communications
  • Briefings for Congressional hearings
  • Budget support, justification, impact and analysis
  • Briefing Papers
  • Scholastic publications in peer-reviewed technical journals
  • None of the above
14 Please provide the city and state where you were born. Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required
15 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
    15.1 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
    15.1 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

Grade: All Grades

No specific questions.