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Vacancy Details

Grade: 05

1 GS-05: In addition to meeting the Pathways Intern Eligibility Requirements, do you have a 4-year course of study leading to a bachelor’s degree OR 3 years of progressively responsible general experience, 1 year of which was equivalent to at least GS-04 OR a combination of education and experience? (See the "Qualifications" section of this announcement for the definition of qualifying education and general experience.) Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Grade: 07

1 Select the option that best describes how you qualify for the Recent Graduate Program at the GS-07 grade level. See the "Qualifications Required" section of the announcement for the definition of the specialized experience, qualifying degree fields and superior academic achievement. Answer to this question is required
  • I have 1 year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-05 grade level or the next lowest pay band in the federal service related to the work of this position.
  • I have at least 1 year of higher level graduate education (beyond a bachelor’s degree) that is leading to master's or equivalent graduate degree that provided the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to do the work of this position.
  • I have Superior Academic Achievement (SAA) in an accredited academic institution in which my bachelor’s degree is related to the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to do the work of this position.
  • I have a combination of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-05 grade level related to the work of this position and graduate level education that provided the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to do the work of this position.
  • My education and/or experience is not described in any of the above options.

Grade: All Grades

1 The U.S. Office of Personnel Management's (OPM's) current policy requires the review of all competitive and non-political excepted service appointment actions that involve the appointment or conversion of a current or former political appointee, Schedule C employee, or Noncareer SES member. A former or recent political appointee is someone who held a political appointment within the previous five-year period. Have you held a political appointment within the previous five-year period? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 From the list below, identify the educational institution in which you are enrolled or accepted for enrollment? You must provide proof of current or future enrollment. Answer to this question is required. Answer to this question is required
  • High School or State-Approved Home School
  • Technical or Vocational School
  • 2-Year College
  • 4-Year College or University
  • Graduate or Professional School
  • Post-secondary Home School Curriculum
  • None of the above
3 Regarding your enrollment status, are you or will you be enrolled: (You are REQUIRED to submit transcripts or proof of enrollment to verify eligibility requirements.) Answer to this question is required
  • Full-time
  • Half-time
  • Less than half-time in order to complete degree requirements
  • Less than half-time
  • None of the above
4 Do you have a GPA of 2.0 or higher? (You are REQUIRED to submit transcripts or proof of enrollment to verify eligibility requirements.)         Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Are you at least 16 years of age?          Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 What is your expected graduation date? Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required
7 Please certify that you have accurately and truthfully represented your level of work experience, knowledge, skills, abilities and/or education when completing this questionnaire as your responses, resume and supporting documents will be reviewed for accuracy and completeness as appropriate. Deliberate attempts to falsify information are grounds for non-selection and for termination. Failure to agree to the statement below will disqualify you from further consideration for the position. Answer to this question is required
  • I certify that my answers are accurate and complete.
  • I do not wish to certify. I understand that I will not be considered for this position.
8 I authorize the sharing of my application for other similar positions within International Trade Administration (ITA). Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
Applicants may check the status of their application by accessing the Department of Commerce (QuickHire), Applicant Site at http://www.usajobs.opm.gov
9 I have thoroughly reviewed the 'How to Apply/Required Documents' & 'Qualifications' sections of this Vacancy Announcement to determine which supplemental documents to submit. This may include: Transcripts to verify undergraduate/graduate education; SF-50 if I am a current/former Federal employee; DD214 if I am a veteran (and SF-15/VA Letter if applicable), etc. I understand that failure to fax in required documents by the vacancy announcement's closing date may result in loss of consideration. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No