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Vacancy Details

Grade: 02

1 Please select the response that represents how you meet the basic education requirement for this position: Answer to this question is required
  • I possess a degree in economics, that included at least 21 semester hours in economics and 3 semester hours in statistics, accounting, or calculus.
  • I possess a combination of education and experience where the education included 21 semester hours in economics and 3 semester hours in statistics, accounting, or calculus, plus appropriate experience or additional education.
  • None of the above.
2 Do you have one year of specialized experience at the band II (GS-7 equivalent level) in Federal Service? (See the Qualification section of this announcement for the definition of specialized experience.) Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Do you have knowledge of economic theory and principles? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 Do you have the ability to apply statistical and economic techniques? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Please select any of the following tasks you have completed as part of economic data analyses. Answer to this question is required
  • Analyzing written reports
  • Analyzing data tables
  • Writing accurate reports
  • Reviewing reports for abnormalities
  • Reviewing data tables for accuracy
  • Reviewing charts for accuracy
  • Collecting data
  • Manipulating data
  • Researching economic topics
  • Drafting documents
  • Reviewing written documents
  • Editing written documents
  • Publishing written documents
  • None of the above
6 Has your coursework prepared you to work in an organization that requires deadlines to be met without exception? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
7 Do you have experience collecting, manipulating and/or analyzing large data sets? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
8 Do you have experience programming with statistical packages such as SAS, STATA or SPSS? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Grade: 03

1 Please select the response that represents how you meet the basic education requirement for this position: Answer to this question is required
  • I possess a degree in economics, that included at least 21 semester hours in economics and 3 semester hours in statistics, accounting, or calculus.
  • I possess a combination of education and experience where the education included 21 semester hours in economics and 3 semester hours in statistics, accounting, or calculus, plus appropriate experience or additional education.
  • None of the above.
2 Do you have at least 1 year of specialized experience which is equivalent to at least the next lower band (band II) or grade (GS-9)? (See the "Qualifications" section of this announcement for the definition of specialized experience.) Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Do you have knowledge of economic theory and principles? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 Do you have the ability to apply statistical and economic techniques? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Please select any of the following tasks you have completed as part of economic data analyses. Answer to this question is required
  • Analyzing written reports
  • Analyzing data tables
  • Writing accurate reports
  • Reviewing reports for abnormalities
  • Reviewing data tables for accuracy
  • Reviewing charts for accuracy
  • Collecting data
  • Manipulating data
  • Researching economic topics
  • Drafting documents
  • Reviewing written documents
  • Editing written documents
  • Publishing written documents
  • None of the above
6 Has your coursework prepared you to work in an organization that requires deadlines to be met without exception? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
7 Do you have experience collecting, manipulating and/or analyzing large data sets? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
8 Do you have experience analyzing and writing reports about economic statistics? Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training, or experience in performing this task.
  • I have received college level instruction and training in performing this task.
  • I have performed this task on the job with supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task independently as a regular part of the jobs I have held.
9 Do you have experience programming with statistical packages such as SAS, STATA or SPSS? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Grade: All Grades

You MUST submit a complete resume in order to be considered for this position. Please review the required documents section of the vacancy announcement for further information.
I certify that I have read the "Who May Be Considered" AND the "Job Summary" sections of this vacancy announcement and I understand that if I am a previous or current Federal competitive employee (includes most Bureau employees) looking for a transfer, promotion, reassignment, or reinstatement, this vacancy may not afford me the best advantage. I understand my option to consult with the HR office listed on the vacancy if I have any questions.
1 How did you learn about this position? Answer to this question is required
  • Career Fair
  • Bureau of Economic Analysis Employee
  • College Information Session/Classroom Presentation
  • Friend/Colleague
  • Individuals with Disabilities Recruitment Event
  • Internship
  • Job Search Website
  • Print Advertisement
  • Professional Conference/Organization
  • Professional Magazine/Trade Journal
  • Radio/TV Announcement
  • Recruiter/Headhunter/Search Firm
  • Social Network
  • Special Emphasis/Affinity Group
  • Veterans Recruitment Event
  • Other
2 From which job search website did you learn about this position? Answer to this question is required
  • CareerBuilder.com
  • Glassdoor.com
  • Monster.com
  • TweetMyJobs.com
  • USAJOBS.gov
  • US.jobs
  • Other
3 From which kind of print advertisement did you learn about this position? Answer to this question is required
  • Brochure
  • Magazine
  • Newspaper
  • Other
4 From which professional conference/organization did you learn about this position? Answer to this question is required
  • American Economic Association
  • American Statistical Association
  • League of United Latin American Citizens
  • National Association for Business Economics
  • National Society of Black Engineers
  • Other
5 From which social network did you learn about this position? Answer to this question is required
  • Black Planet
  • Facebook
  • Hootsuite
  • LinkedIn
  • Pinterest
  • Twitter
  • YouTube
  • Other
6 Have you held a political appointment within the previous five-year period? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
7 I authorize the sharing of my application for other similar positions within the Bureau of Economic Analysis. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No