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1 Have you held a political appointment within the previous five-year period? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 How did you hear about USPTO Job possibilities? Answer to this question is required
  • LinkedIn
  • Facebook
  • Friend
  • Job Fair
  • USPTO Information Session
  • Monster
  • Newspaper
  • OnlineBlog/Bulletin Board
  • Professional Society/Organization
  • University Career Fair
  • University Career Placement Office
  • USAJobs
  • USPTO Employee
  • USPTO Web Page
  • Virtual Job Fair
  • State Bar Association
  • University Alumni
  • @USPTOJobs Twitter
  • USPTO Jobs web pages
  • Other
3 Do you possess one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-7 grade level in the Federal service writing content in Plain English to support a public/media relations program for a major organization/agency, such as press releases, talking points, blog posts, etc. which promote policies, positions, individuals, and organizations to a variety of audiences? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    3.1 Please indicate where this information may be found in your resume. Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  • No
4 Do you possess one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-7 grade level in the Federal service interacting with members of the media, providing them information derived from approved sources, and managing interviews of organization/agency principals? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    4.1 Please indicate where this information may be found in your resume. Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  • No
5 Do you possess one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-7 grade level in the Federal service organizing input from many sources within an organization and developing coordinated messaging drawn from those sources? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    5.1 Please indicate where this information may be found in your resume. Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  • No
6 Do you possess one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-7 grade level in the Federal service engaging in public relations related to an ongoing news development in a timely fashion to ensure proper message crafting and distribution? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    6.1 Please indicate where this information may be found in your resume. Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  • No
7 Select the response(s) that reflect your experience as it pertains to writing news articles for publication. Answer to this question is required
  • Identified newsworthy topics
  • Conducted research
  • Identified media outlets to target
  • Verified facts
  • Ensured articles comply with style guidelines
  • Generated press interest in running an article
  • I do not have this type of experience.
8 Please select the response(s) that reflect the publications with which you have experience writing and/or editing for and executive level communications office. Answer to this question is required
  • News releases
  • Speeches
  • Talking points
  • Blog posts
  • Social media posts
  • Media advisories
  • None of the above.
9 Do you have experience identifying the public's information needs and developing materials that communicate agency or company programs? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    9.1 Please indicate where this information may be found in your resume. Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  • No
10 Please select the response(s) that best describes your experience. Answer to this question is required
  • I have researched a topic to assist in communicating its core elements.
  • I have produced written information specific to one or more identified target audiences.
  • I have responded to media queries to include those that may draw adverse public attention.
  • I have executed elements of a media outreach plan under supervisory guidance.
  • None of the above.
11 Do you have experience being part of multi-disciplinary teams to develop nationwide communication campaigns? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    11.1 Please indicate where this information may be found in your resume. Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  • No
12 Please select the response that best describes your experience: Answer to this question is required
  • I have supervised or led a team that has created messaging campaigns from initial planning through to final production.
  • I have participated on a team that has created outreach campaigns from the initial planning stage to the final production.
  • I have conceptualized the design for outreach campaigns that were executed by others.
  • I have coordinated the timelines for a project team.
  • I do not have this type of experience.
13 Please select the response(s) that best describe your experience. Answer to this question is required
  • I have researched a subject area that will be the focus of a communications campaign.
  • I have coordinated with subject matter experts to cross-check my research on a subject area that will be the focus of a communications campaign.
  • I have synthesized information on a subject area into language targeted for a specific audience.
  • I have conceived of methods by which information on a subject area would be conveyed to a specific audience.
  • I do not have this type of experience.
14 Please select the response(s) that best describes your ability to interact with a variety of people to obtain and exchange information and to resolve problems related to conflicting or controversial information. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience interacting with external customers/clients to provide assistance and education.
  • I have experience interacting with peers and supervisors in my immediate work unit to exchange information.
  • I have experience interacting with peers across the business units of my employer to exchange information.
  • I have experience interacting with supervisory-level managers across the business units of my employer to exchange information.
  • I do not have the experience as described above.
15 Do you have experience serving as an organization's point of contact for government agencies or officials responding to information requests? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    15.1 Please indicate where this information may be found in your resume. Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  • No
16 Do you have experience developing and maintaining an extensive list of agency and company contacts? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    16.1 Please indicate where this information may be found in your resume. Maximum length of 8000 characters.
  • No