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Grade: All Grades
* 1.I understand submission of supporting documentation, e.g., transcripts, DD 214, SF-50, may be required for this position. I also understand that my application will not be considered if the required supporting documentation is not submitted or is not submitted in accordance with the time frames indicated in the announcement.
  1. True
  2. False


* 2.Select the choice that best describes your specialized experience.
  1. I have one full year (52 weeks) or more of specialized experience in responsibility and scope at the GS-15 level or equivalent as described above.
  2. I do not have one full year of specialized experience equivalent to the definition as described above.


* 3.Please provide a narrative statement to address the following: Demonstrate through specific examples your formulation, in whole or in part, of policies or positions crafted in each of the following areas: the FERC's line of open access tariff rulemakings Orders No. 888, 2003, 890 or 1000; Order No. 2000 and RTO organized market design; EPAct 2005 Transmission Incentives; PURPA Title II; and Order Nos. 436 or 636.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 4.In reference to the question above, please indicate the time frame and employer(s) in your resume that support your answer (e.g., 12/10/90-02/04/93 Department of Energy). Enter NA if not applicable.
Maximum length of 250 characters.


* 5.Please type a narrative statement to offer, in your opinion, an emerging issue in each of the following areas of Commission jurisdiction: infrastructure, organized wholesale energy markets, and reliability. Use your narratives as a way to demonstrate your expert legal, economic and technical knowledge of FERC-jurisdictional markets accounting for Commission rules, regulations, and policies.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 6.In reference to the question above, please indicate the time frame and employer(s) in your resume that support your answer (e.g., 12/10/90-02/04/93 Department of Energy). Enter NA if not applicable.
Maximum length of 250 characters.


* 7.Please type a narrative statement to address the following: Demonstrate, through example, your knowledge of the fundamental operational, market and regulatory differences between RTO and non-RTO electric market regions. Your narrative should include enough information to ascertain the level of knowledge.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 8.In reference to the question above, please indicate the timeframe and employer(s) in your resume that support your answer (e.g., 12/10/90-02/04/93 Department of Energy). Enter NA if not applicable.
Maximum length of 250 characters.


* 9.Please type a narrative statement to address the following: Demonstrate your ability to concisely frame policy and legal arguments in a coherent, logical, and legally-supportable manner.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 10.In reference to the question above, please indicate the time frame and employer(s) in your resume that support your answer (e.g., 12/10/90-02/04/93 Department of Energy). Enter NA if not applicable.
Maximum length of 250 characters.






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