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Vacancy Details

Grade: 12

1 GS-12 - Choose one answer that best describes your experience. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-11 grade level in the Federal service performing work related to the duties of the position described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I do not meet the requirement as described above.
2 Do you have experience planning and implementing successful U.S. domestic demonstration and deployment programs for energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies and practices? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Do you have working knowledge of processes for awarding and managing Federal grants, competitive financial assistance awards and contracts, including the development and management of federal grants and/or competitive financial assistance awards to state and/or local government entities. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 Select your level of experience in preparing written or verbal assessment reports or presentations, which include analysis of technical issues relating to energy efficiency and renewable energy options and recommendations to advise managers on program operations. Check only one that applies: 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 employee.
  • I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I 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.

Grade: 13

1 GS-13 - Choose one answer that best describes your experience. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-12 grade level in the Federal service performing work related to the duties of the position described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I do not meet the requirement as described above.
2 Do you have experience in planning and implementing successful U.S. domestic demonstration and deployment programs for energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies and practices, and experience in the development of grant proposals and applications? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Do you have working knowledge of processes for awarding and managing Federal grants, competitive financial assistance awards and contracts, including the development and management of federal grants and/or competitive financial assistance awards to state and/or local government entities. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 This position requires knowledge and experience with the federal financial assistance awards management processes for grants and cooperative agreements. Check all that apply: Answer to this question is required
  • Energy Policy and Conservation Act of 1975
  • Understanding and experience with drafting and editing on the State Energy Program Financial Assistance Award Application procedures. (Indicate where this experience can be found on your resume)
  • Experience with Procurement functions and procedures related to execution of financial assistance awards.
  • Knowledge of and experience in all aspects of both federal grants and cooperative agreements, and a deep understanding of the differences between them, especially concerning how the differences are applied in their respective development and management.
  • Critical review of field reports, desktop analysis reports, desktop analysis reports and other data to determine compliance with monitoring procedures and applicable regulations and policies.
  • Knowledge and experience with IT systems and software programs to collect and manage monitoring data and to develop reports.
  • Experience with and extensive knowledge of A-133 and SF 425 grantee reporting.
  • None of the above

Grade: All Grades

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 This position requires a security clearance. Are you able to obtain or maintain a security clearance? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • 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 Do you have experience with domestic demonstration and deployment programs for clean energy programs across multiple sectors, and experience engaging strategic partners, policymakers and stakeholders to take action, or support the adoption of U.S. clean energy policies and best practices? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Ability to prepare information, develop presentations and positions papers. Check all of the statements that apply to your experience. Answer to this question is required
  • Write clearly, logically, and persuasively for varied audiences.
  • Develop highly polished presentations and briefing papers for management or outside audiences.
  • Draft and review correspondence to the public.
  • Research and prepare statements outlining the Program’s views for distribution outside the organization.
  • Obtain consensus and manage group dynamics with a variety of stakeholders with a variety of viewpoints.
  • Obtain information from outside the organization for management’s use in decision making or policy development.
  • Research and gather information from a variety of sources to recommend changes to other actions and prepare briefing papers for management's use.
  • None of the above.