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1 Which activities have you performed as a team leader? Answer to this question is required
  • Assigned tasks to employees, taking into account workload and skill levels
  • Reviewed completed work to ensure instructions were followed
  • Encouraged employees to participate in team planning activities
  • Communicated information to employees regarding work requirements and timelines
  • Monitored work progress
  • Provided technical direction to team members in accomplishing tasks
  • None of the above
2 Which response best describes your highest level of experience working as a team leader for employees performing cement finishing tasks? Answer to this question is required
  • I have reviewed the work of employees performing cement finishing tasks to ensure proper completion as a team leader.
  • I have provided hands-on instruction or demonstrations to employees performing cement finishing tasks.
  • I have assisted co-workers by clarifying instructions.
  • None of the above
3 Which response best describes your highest level of experience adhering to Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulations? Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience implementing effective solutions to several types of complex problems to ensure compliance with OSHA regulations.
  • I have experience implementing solutions developed by others to comply with OSHA regulations.
  • I have experience identifying OSHA regulation violations and reporting findings to others.
  • I have completed training or education on OSHA regulations but do not have relevant on the job experience.
  • I do not have experience adhering to OSHA regulations.
4 Select all aspects of cement finishing in which you have experience. Answer to this question is required
  • Determining when to utilize reinforcement steel or wire.
  • Determining proper mixtures and setting times.
  • Eliminating bubbles in the cement.
  • Determining best finish and texture (ex. rubbing with abrasive stones, applying smooth coat of mortar, special friction finishes).
  • Performing finishing work such as rolling curbs and shaped drainage areas.
  • Waterproofing
  • None of the above
5 I have used the following work methods and sequences when I finish cement. Answer to this question is required
  • Lay out work to be done.
  • Determine materials to be used.
  • Select proper tools and equipment, including measuring and squaring devices.
  • Construct forms of various rectangular sizes and shapes.
  • Determine proper cement mixtures and setting time.
  • Compress the concrete.
  • Remove excess concrete and level the concrete.
  • Smooth the surface, edges and corners.
  • Cut grooves in the concrete.
  • Trowel and broom the drying concrete.
  • Cure and seal the concrete.
  • I am not knowledgeable of cement finishing work methods and sequences.
6 Select all tools and equipment you have independently utilized to perform cement finishing work. Answer to this question is required
  • Edgers
  • Floats
  • Troweling machines
  • Abrasives
  • Mud pumps or jack machines
  • None of the above
7 Which tools have you used to mix cement or plaster? Answer to this question is required
  • Mixing pans
  • Shovels
  • Hoes
  • Drill mixer
  • None of the above
8 Do you have experience tinting grouts, mortars, or cements to match the color of existing work during a remodeling or restoration project? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    8.1 Please list where you gained this experience and provide a brief description of the tasks performed. Please make certain that this information is reflected in your resume. Maximum length of 1000 characters.
  • No
9 Do you have experience reading blueprints to check measurements with field conditions? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    9.1 Please list where you gained this experience and provide a brief description of the tasks performed. Please make certain that this information is reflected in your resume. Maximum length of 1000 characters.
  • No
10 Where did you learn about this Architect of the Capitol job opportunity? Answer to this question is required
  • Architect of the Capitol (AOC) Website
  • USAJOBS Website
  • Washington Post Ad
  • AOC Employee (former or current)
  • Friend or Relative
  • Job Fair, Conference or Convention
  • Job Bulletin Board
  • Public Notice or Service Announcement
  • Radio/Television Broadcast/Magazine Ads
  • Employment Office (Federal, State, or Local)
  • Government Recruitment at School
  • Email recruitment communication
  • Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)
  • LinkedIn
  • Glassdoor
  • Indeed
  • Other
    10.1 Please indicate where you heard about this AOC job opportunity. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • None of the above