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Grade: All Grades

1 Have you served in the previous five (5) years in a Political Appointment in the Federal Government? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 I authorize the sharing of my application for other similar positions from this job announcement within NOAA. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 ZP-5: In addition to meeting the Individual Occupational Requirements, do you have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower pay band (ZP-4) or GS-14 grade level in the Federal service? (See the "Qualifications" section of this announcement for the definition of specialized experience.) Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Grade: 5

1 Select the statement below that best describes how you meet the Individual Occupational Requirement for the 0110 Economist Series. Answer to this question is required
  • I have a degree in economics, that included at least 21 semester hours in economics and three semester hours in statistics, accounting, or calculus.
  • I have a combination of education and experience, courses equivalent to a major in economics, as shown in #1. above, plus appropriate experience or additional education.
  • I do not meet the Individual Occupational Requirement for the 0110 Economist Series.
2 I meet the Individual Occupational Requirement for the General Natural Resources Management and Biological Sciences Series, 0401 because I have: Answer to this question is required
  • A degree: biological sciences, agriculture, natural resource management, chemistry, or related disciplines appropriate to the position. -OR-
  • A combination of education and experience--Courses equivalent to a major, as shown in #1 above, plus appropriate experience or additional education.
  • I do not meet the Individual Occupational Requirement for the General Natural Resources Management and Biological Sciences Series, GS-401.
3 I meet the Individual Occupational Requirement for the 0482, Fish Biology Series because I have: Answer to this question is required
  • A degree: major in biological science that included: At least 6 semester hours in aquatic subjects such as limnology, ichthyology, fishery biology, aquatic botany, aquatic fauna, oceanography, fish culture, or related courses in the field of fishery biology; AND At least 12 semester hours in the animal sciences in such subjects as general zoology, vertebrate zoology, comparative anatomy, physiology, entomology, parasitology, ecology, cellular biology, genetics, or research in these fields. (Excess course work in aquatic subjects may be used to meet this requirement when appropriate.) OR A combination of education and experience -- courses equivalent to a major in biological science (i.e., at least 30 semester hours), of which a minimum of 6 semester hours were in aquatic subjects and 12 semester hours were in the animal sciences, as shown above, plus appropriate experience or additional education.
  • I do not meet the Individual Occupational Requirement for the 0482, Fish Biology Series.
4 I meet the Individual Occupational Requirement for the 1529 Mathematical Statistician Series because I have the following: Answer to this question is required
  • A degree that included 24 semester hours of mathematics and statistics, of which at least 12 semester hours were in mathematics and 6 semester hours were in statistics.
  • A combination of education and experience -- at least 24 semester hours of mathematics and statistics, including at least 12 hours in mathematics and 6 hours in statistics, as shown above, plus appropriate experience or additional education.
  • I do not meet the basic education requirement for the 1529 Mathematical Statistician Series.