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1 How did you learn about this position? Answer to this question is required
  • College or University
  • Advertisement in Newspaper or Journal
  • Conference or Meeting
  • Professional Organization
  • Job Fair
  • Word of mouth, e.g., from a friend or family member
  • Studentjobs.gov
  • USAJOBS search
  • NIST website
  • Social Media Site e.g. LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter
  • None of the above
2 If you currently or previously held a permanent(Career or Career Conditional) Federal position, what is the highest GS equivalent grade level obtained? Your response MUST be support by a SF-50 submitted with your application. Answer to this question is required
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • I have never been a permanent Federal employee.
3 How would you like to be considered for this vacancy? (Note: you may select more than one option. Please remember to check list of required documents in the vacancy announcement and submit all required supporting documentation with application.) Answer to this question is required
  • Agency Based – Open to all U.S. citizens.
  • Merit Promotion - Open to all current Federal employees serving on a career-conditional or career appointment; Federal employees serving on an excepted service appointment covered by an interchange agreement; former Federal employees eligible for reinstatement; individuals eligible for a special non-competitive appointment authority; and veterans eligible for appointment under VEOA.
  • Special Appointment Authority - Open to individuals eligible under a special non-competitive appointment authority. This includes individuals with disabilities, veterans, and returning Peace Corp volunteers.
  • Career Transition Assistance Plan and Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan – Open to displaced Federal employees who have a current RIF notice or certificate of separation from the Federal government.
4 I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all of the information included in my application (resume, responses to questionnaire, and supporting documentation) is true, correct, and provided in good faith. I understand that if I make an intentional false statement, or commit deception or fraud in this application and its supporting materials, or in any document or interview associated with the examination process, I may be fined or imprisoned (18 U.S.C. 1001); I may be denied an appointment, or I may be removed and debarred from Federal service (5 C.F.R. part 731). I understand that any information I give may be investigated. I understand that responding "No" to this item will result in my not being considered for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes, I certify that the information provided in this questionnaire is true, correct and provided in good faith, and I understand the information provided above.
  • No, I do not certify/understand the information provided above.
5 ZT II: Select the choice that describes how your experience and/or education meet the qualification requirements for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed a 4-year course of study above high school leading to a bachelor's degree with courses related to the occupation.
  • I have one year of specialized experience as defined in the vacancy announcement at the GS-4 (or ZT-I) or equivalent grade level.
  • I have a combination of education and experience that is qualifying.
  • My education and/or experience do not match the choices provided.
6 Choose from the following descriptions concerning your knowledge/experience with mechanical and/or electromechanical systems. Answer to this question is required
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task on the job with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have had training in performing this task but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have not had training or experience in performing this task.
7 Please indicate your experience in the following skills (select all that apply): Answer to this question is required
  • Use of handheld equipment for diagnosing electromechanical systems.
  • Ability to read schematics.
  • Use of precision measuring equipment.
  • My education/experience does not match the skill choices provided.
8 Do you have knowledge, as demonstrated by work experience, using basic hand tools and machine shop tools? Answer to this question is required
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task on the job with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
9 Do you have experience using the following material handling tools and equipment (Check all that apply): Answer to this question is required
  • Overhead Crane
  • Forklift
  • Manual power pallet jacks
  • Hand truck
  • Dollies
  • I do not have experience using any of these tools or equipment
10 Do you have the ability, as demonstrated by work experience, in ordering and maintaining supplies for a group or an organization? Answer to this question is required
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task on the job with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
11 Select the answer that describes your experience using computer database program. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience using a computer database system.
  • I do not have experience using a computer database system, but I have used other computer software packages.
  • I have no work experience; however, I have taken courses or training in database management.
  • My education/experience does not match the choices provided.
12 Do you have the ability, as demonstrated by work experience, packing and unpacking scientific equipment or similar equipment? Answer to this question is required
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task on the job with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
13 From the choices below, select the level of your ability, as evidenced by experience, in interacting with vendors, customers, and staff, following and interpreting instructions. Answer to this question is required
  • I have the ability, as evidenced by experience, to respond to frequent, new or changing operational requirements with little supervision.
  • I have the ability, as evidenced by experience, to respond to frequent, new or changing operational requirements with general supervision.
  • I have the ability, as evidenced by experience, to respond to frequent, new or changing operational requirements with frequent supervision.
  • My experience does not match any of the above.
14 Do you have experience or training working with radioactive and/or hazardous materials?  (Select all that apply): Answer to this question is required
  • I have training working in a radiation environment.
  • I have experience handling hazardous materials.
  • I have no work experience; however, I have taken related courses
  • My education/experience does not match the choices provided.