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1 I understand that the responses provided in this questionnaire must be fully supported in my online resume. I further understand that my resume must provide detailed descriptions and/or examples of my knowledge, skill, and abilities as required in the vacancy announcement and that my failure to do so, may result in my being rated "Ineligible" or "Not Qualified" for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 Are you currently serving or have served in the last five (5) years in a Political Appointment in the Federal Government? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    2.1 Please list the title, agency, and dates of this appointment. Please note you will be required to provide proof to meet OPM Approval of your appointment if selected. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
3 Do you have dual citizenship with the United States and another country? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    3.1 Please list the country(ies), other than the United States, with which you possess citizenship. Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
4 This position requires a security clearance. Are you able to obtain or maintain a security clearance? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 EJ-IV: I have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the EJ-III pay band as described in the vacancy announcement. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 Please select the one statement that best describes your experience developing, administering, coordinating, and reviewing strategic planning activities and priorities: Answer to this question is required
  • This task has been a central or major part of my work. I have performed this task routinely myself and others have consulted me for assistance in performing this task.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently with minimal supervision.
  • I have performed this task on the job under close supervision.
  • I have assisted others in performing this task.
  • I have completed formal education or training in performing this task.
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
7 From the choices listed below, please select the one response that reflects your highest level of experience in supervising or leading teams in the performance of technical assessments and evaluations. Answer to this question is required
  • Documented experience in leading, supervising, or coordinating the work of teams of senior technical experts including making assignments, setting priorities, establishing work schedules, and assuring timely completion of work; representing the team to management and reporting on team progress; analyzing and recommending improvements in team efficiency; and resolving informal complaints.
  • Documented experience in leading or coordinating the work of technical specialists including making assignments, monitoring progress, and assuring timely completion of work.
  • Experience in serving as a lead technical person with responsibility for coordinating the work of other technical specialists.
  • None of the above
8 Which of the elements of supervision do you have experience? Answer to this question is required
  • Performance Evaluation
  • Recruitment/Hiring
  • Disciplinary action
  • Employee recognition
  • Assign and delegate work
  • Establish performance standards
  • Team building
  • Time and attendance
  • Scheduling resources
  • Staffing issues other than hiring
  • Conflict resolution
  • Coaching and/or counseling
  • Employee/Labor relations
  • Employee development/training
  • Mentoring
  • None of the above
9 Please indicate which of the following contractor oversight functions you have performed. (Check all that apply) Answer to this question is required
  • Budget development & compliance
  • Work Scope
  • Schedule compliance
  • Development of performance measures
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Technical quality
  • None of the above
10 I have provided advice and guidance to employees and management on the following: Answer to this question is required
  • National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)
  • Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)
  • Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA)
  • Mine Safety and Health Act (MSHA)
  • Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA)
  • Environmental restoration and remediation
  • Environmental health and safety compliance
  • Waste treatment and stabilization
  • Budget
  • Contractor oversight
  • None of the above
11 Select all statements that describe your experience in implementing and improving existing organizational policies/processes on behalf of senior management. Answer to this question is required
  • Performed needs analyses to define opportunities for new or improved business process solutions
  • In a nuclear, hazardous waste, or chemical/petrochemical environment, performed needs analyses to define opportunities for new or improved business process solutions
  • Managed, reviewed, and resolved conflicts associated with the identification and specification of requirements through internal and external customer consultation
  • In a nuclear, hazardous waste, or chemical/petrochemical environment, managed, reviewed, and resolved conflicts associated with the identification and specification of requirements through internal and external customer consultation
  • Experience in missions, goals, policies, procedures, and business management practices in order to ensure that policy development and coordination
  • In a nuclear, hazardous waste, or chemical/petrochemical environment, experience in missions, goals, policies, procedures, and business management practices in order to ensure that policy development and coordination
  • Ability to formulate and establish integrated strategies to compliance, governance, and risk management that ensures the organization operates in accordance with internal policies, identified risk tolerance, and applicable legal and regulatory requirements
  • In a nuclear, hazardous waste, or chemical/petrochemical environment, ability to formulate and establish integrated strategies to compliance, governance, and risk management that ensures the organization operates in accordance with internal policies, identified risk tolerance, and applicable legal and regulatory requirements
  • Ability to communicate effectively, verbally in order to defend, and promote assigned program initiatives
  • In a nuclear, hazardous waste, or chemical/petrochemical environment, ability to communicate effectively, verbally in order to defend, and promote assigned program initiatives
  • Reviewed legislative/regulatory initiatives assess the impact of proposed legislation
  • In a nuclear, hazardous waste or chemical/petrochemical environment, reviewed legislative/regulatory initiatives assess the impact of proposed legislation
  • Advised upper management on project status, progress made, projected future plans and problems to be resolved
  • In a nuclear, hazardous waste or chemical/petrochemical environment, advised upper management on project status, progress made, projected future plans and problems to be resolved
  • None of the above
12 This position requires the ability to collaborate with others or work as a team member to accomplish work-related activities. Select the best choice that reflects the experience in your resume. 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 collaborate with others or worked as a team member to accomplish work-related activities, without the direct involvement from a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised others and/or I have trained others on how to collaborate with others or worked as a team member to accomplish work-related activities.
13 Select the statement that best describes your ability to analyze complex issues, identify problems, evaluate alternatives and make recommendations that lead to the resolution of complex technical issues. Answer to this question is required
  • I have normally been consulted by others for expertise and assistance or have trained others in performing this task.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior
  • I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • l have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
14 The following choice best describes my ability to work and communicate effectively with people. Answer to this question is required
  • I have significant experience in interacting with mid-level and senior officials, both internal and external to the organization. I provide expert advice, direction, and guidance; identify issues and provide recommendations to resolve challenges, communicating what information is needed, when it is needed.
  • I have experience in interacting with mid-level and senior staff, both internal and external to the organization. Interactions include some of the following: providing expert advice, direction, and guidance; identifying issues and providing recommendations to resolve challenges; and communicating what information is needed, when it is needed.
  • I have limited experience in interacting with mid-level and senior staff and have performed at least one of the following: providing expert advice, direction, and guidance; identifying issues and providing recommendations to resolve challenges; and communicating what information is needed, when it is needed.
  • None of the above.
15 From the choices listed below, please select the one response that reflects your highest level of experience communicating, both written and verbal, technical information to a wide range of audiences including management, regulators, industry stakeholders, and/or the public. Answer to this question is required
  • Experience in personally presenting complex technical and program issues to senior management, contractors, other agency representatives, and private sector officials in a variety of settings including meetings, conferences, and symposia and in Congressional proceedings and in developing written material such as correspondence, reports, and position papers to communicate technical and program issues to officials and technical audiences.
  • Experience in communicating technical and program issues to various officials and technical audiences through meetings, conferences, and other group settings and through correspondence, reports, and other written material.
  • Any experience in communicating complex technical and program issues to various audiences personally or through written material such as correspondence, reports, and other papers.
16 What is your experience in applying project management disciplines and techniques regarding cost, scope, schedule, and risk. Answer to this question is required
  • I do not have training or experience in performing this task.
  • I have reviewed project management disciplines and techniques involving cost, scope, schedule, and risk in the performance of my duties while under close supervision from a manager or senior employee.
  • I have applied project management disciplines and techniques regarding cost, scope, schedule, and risk regularly and independently in the performance of my duties. I have flexibility and limited review of my work by my supervisor or a senior employee.
  • I have applied project management disciplines and techniques regarding cost, scope, schedule, and risk in the performance of my duties. Other individuals in my field consult me for my expertise on this subject matter. I have trained others in my field.