Skip to main content

Grade: 02

No questions specified.

Grade: All Grades

REMINDER: In addition to this questionnaire, you must also submit all information/documents applicable to you as described under "Required Documents." Please read the vacancy announcement carefully. If all the required information is not submitted, you will be found ineligible for this position.
1 Are you currently serving or have served in the last five years in a Political Appointment in the Federal Government? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    1.1 Please list the title, agency, and dates of this appointment. Please note you will be required to meet OPM Approval of your appointment if selected. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
2 Please choose the answer that best describes your experience and/or education. Answer to this question is required
  • I have work experience as a Photoengraver, completing tasks without direct supervision, and only report unique situations to the supervisor. I have working experience in pre-press desktop publishing utilizing various applications in a cross-platform environment, digital photography, image color correction, manipulation, retouching, and both wet and dry offset plate making.
  • I have work experience as a Photoengraver completing tasks with minimal direct supervision on recurring tasks. All unusual situations are referred to a supervisor
  • I have work experience as a Photoengraver, working under close supervision
  • I do not have on-the-job training or experience
3 Please specify where you have shown this ability in your resume. (by indicating place of employment, job title and length of time performing the duties). Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required
4 Select ALL of the following software applications in which you have proven expertise and work experience. Answer to this question is required
  • Esko Artwork
  • Photoshop
  • Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign
  • QuarkXPress
  • Acrobat - PDF Editor
  • Kodak Prinergy
  • Preps
  • None of the above
5 Select all of the processes/functions that you have used as a normal part of your work assignment requiring the above software applications. Answer to this question is required
  • Electronic Prepress
  • Digital Printing
  • Computer to plate or analog wet offset plate production
  • Digital or analog dry offset plate production
  • None of the above
6 I have performed routine maintenance of Photoengraving equipment within the digital pre-press and plate production areas. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
7 I have worked in a team environment and in collaboration with peers and supervisors. This includes following instructions, providing technical support, transferring of information, and other team related activities. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
8 Please specify where you have shown this ability in your resume. (by indicating place of employment, job title and length of time performing the duties). Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required
9 I have applied practices techniques and procedures using a variety of electronic publishing software and hardware applications to ensure that the products generated are of the highest quality and are produced in the most efficient manner. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
10 I have utilized digital technology and/or conventional methods, performing the work in: Answer to this question is required
  • Digital photography
  • Four color and line art scanning
  • Image retouching, image manipulation, color correction
  • Conventional film-based table stripping, page, layout assembly and imposition, and proofing
  • Digital assembly, layout and imposition
  • Digital proofing, color management
  • Computer to film workflows
  • Computer to plate workflows
  • Flexography plate making
  • I do not have any of the experience as described above
11 I have worked in a team environment and in collaboration with peers and supervisors: Answer to this question is required
  • Following instructions
  • Providing technical support
  • Transferring of information and other team related activities.
  • I do not have any of the experience as described above
12 I have performed maintenance of equipment within the digital pre-press area and advised the Photoengraver Supervisor of any problems or needs. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No