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Grade: 15

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Grade: All Grades

1 What attracted you to this position? Answer to this question is required
  • Service as a Civil Servant
  • Government Benefits
  • Salary
  • Work Schedule Flexibility
  • Downturn in Non-Federal Job Market
  • Job Stability
  • Office Location
  • Other
    1.1 Please explain? Maximum length of 50 characters.
2 It is your responsibility to ensure that your resume and correct documents are uploaded and received. Please, verify during the application process on the "application review page" that you have uploaded the appropriate documentation as stated in the required documents section of the vacancy announcement. No documentation will be accepted after the closing date of the announcement. I understand that it is my responsibility that I must submit a resume and all required supporting documentation prior to the closing date of the announcement. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Do you have at least one year of specialized experience (equivalent to the GS-14 grade level) as defined in the vacancy announcement? Answer to this question is required
  • I have at least one year of specialized experience (equivalent to the GS-14 grade level) as defined in the vacancy announcement.
  • I have less than one year of specialized experience (equivalent to the GS-14 grade level) as defined in the vacancy announcement
  • I do not have experience performing the duties described in the vacancy announcement
4 Do you have at least one year of specialized experience, equivalent to the next lower grade level, managing a Federal government or private industry occupational health and safety program at an organization-wide level? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    4.1 Please indicate the dates in your resume that reflect this experience. Maximum length of 10 characters.
  • No
5 Do you have at least one year of specialized experience, equivalent to the next lower grade level, serving as a technical authority on Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) laws and regulations, responsible for ensuring regulatory compliance for an agency's/organization's occupational safety and health program? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    5.1 Please indicate the dates in your resume that reflect this experience. Maximum length of 10 characters.
  • No
6 Do you have at least one year of specialized experience, equivalent to the next lower grade level, reviewing and assessing an occupational safety and health program, monitoring the effectiveness of the program, and recommending improvements, or corrective action for issues? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    6.1 Please indicate the dates in your resume that reflect this experience. Maximum length of 10 characters.
  • No
7 Do you have at least one year of specialized experience, equivalent to the next lower grade level, providing guidance and advice to peers and subordinates on occupational safety and health products and services? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    7.1 Please indicate the dates in your resume that reflect this experience. Maximum length of 10 characters.
  • No
8 Administers an occupational health and safety program using a wide variety of contacts with technical experts in agencies such as Occupational Safety and Health Administration(OSHA), Homeland Security and National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted by others as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
9 Select the statement that best describes your experience in utilizing risk management processes to identify, analyze, evaluate, and manage risk associated with work projects. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have completed formal education or training performing this task, but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job under close supervision by a supervisor, manager, or senior employee to ensure compliance with correct procedures.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor, manager, or senior employee.
  • This task has been a central or major part of my work. I have performed it myself routinely, and I have trained others in performance of this task, and (or) others have consulted me as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
10 Develop and support recommendations for improvements to operations. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted by others as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
11 Conduct risk assessments and probability reviews of internal controls within critical business functions of a program area. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted by others as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
12 Select all of the low and/or high risk activities affected by safety program processes in which you have experience. Answer to this question is required
  • Offshore oil and gas
  • Helicopter transport
  • Emergency egress
  • Ergonomics
  • Blood borne pathogens
  • Hazardous materials
  • Cranes
  • Scaffolding
  • Hazardous energy
  • Vehicle operation
  • Powered tools
  • Confined spaces
  • Hazardous chemicals
  • Atmospheric hazards
  • Material handling
  • Fire protection systems
  • None of the above
13 Select the following statement that best describes your experience in applying OSHA principles, concepts and theories to a safety program. Answer to this question is required
  • I provide advice and program consultation to leadership teams and all levels of management in interpreting OSHA requirements; how those requirements apply in the performance of work; and safety improvements to promote safe working conditions.
  • I implement a safety program for a local installation, State or comparable organization. In addition, I conduct safety audits, accident investigations or evaluations to determine the cause and whether or not there have been violations of OSHA requirements.
  • I have performed similar or directly related job functions in a smaller organization. My experience and training have prepared me to perform this function successfully.
  • I have received post high school education or formal training in these functions, but I have not performed them on the job.
  • I have not performed this job function.
14 Serve as a technical authority on all aspects of planning and evaluating a large (national/worldwide) safety and occupational health management program that involved research and development. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted by others as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
15 Please identify the Federal and Industry standard(s) you refer to in the performance of your job (select all that apply): Answer to this question is required
  • OSHA General Industry and Construction Standards
  • National Fire Protection Standards
  • American National Standards Institute Standards
  • National Safety Council Standards
  • American Industrial Hygiene Association Standards
  • EPA standard for hazardous materials, including storage, packaging, and transportation
  • DOT standard for hazardous materials, packaging and transportation
  • Agency/Bureau safety standards
  • None of the above
16 Conducts routine coordination and negotiation across an organization which include a large constituency of senior level external and integral stakeholders. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted by others as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
17 Select the statement that best describes your experience conducting safety education and training activities. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have completed formal education or training performing this task, but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job under close supervision by a supervisor, manager, or senior employee to ensure compliance with correct procedures.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor, manager, or senior employee.
  • This task has been a central or major part of my work. I have performed it myself routinely, and I have trained others in performance of this task, and (or) others have consulted me as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
18 Eliminate challenging obstacles and adapt to changing priorities and increasing complexity on work assignments. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted by others as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
19 Plans work to be accomplished by subordinates, set and adjust short-term priorities, and prepare schedules for completion of work. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted by others as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
20 Gives advice, counsel, or instruction to employees on both work and administrative matters. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted by others as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
21 Finds ways to improve production or increase the quality of the work directed. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted by others as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
22 Participate in decision-making discussions and decisions concerning plans, programs, and activities of program functions. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
  • I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted by others as an expert for assistance in performing this task.