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Grade: 12

No questions specified.

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 Please check the statements that apply to you, relating to your eligibility for non-competitive consideration for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I am currently at the grade level of this position or higher.
  • I have previously held the grade level of this position or higher.
  • The full performance level of my current position is the same grade level of this position.
  • None of the above apply to me.
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 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
    4.1 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
5 Are you an employee of one of the following? Answer to this question is required
  • Southeastern Power Administration
  • Southwestern Power Administration
  • Western Area Power Administration
  • None of the above
6 GS-12: From the choices below, please select the response that best describes how your experience meets the minimum qualification requirements for this position at the GS-12 level. Your resume must clearly support the response you select or you will be rated as not qualified. Answer to this question is required
  • I have one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-11 grade level as described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I do not meet the specialized experience as described above.
7 Do you have experience acquiring or managing property (fee, easement, or license) for linear facilities’ rights of way such as electric transmission lines, pipelines, fiber communications, highways, or similar facilities.      Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
8 Knowledge of and experience applying policies, practices, guidelines and procedures which govern the issuance of right-of-way across lands administered by the Federal land management agencies i.e. Bureau of Land Management, Forest Service, Bureau of Indian Affairs, National Park Service, Department of Transportation. 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 a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have normally been consulted by others for expertise and assistance, or have trained others in performing this task.
9 Understand and interpret Federal real property regulations and land use policies and procedures. 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 a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have normally been consulted by others for expertise and assistance, or have trained others in performing this task.
10 I have experience preparing the following real estate documents. Select all that apply. Answer to this question is required
  • Grants
  • Out leases
  • Disposition of real property
  • Easements
  • Deeds
  • Licenses
  • Permits
  • Exchange/transfer agreements
  • None of the Above
11 Prepare the documents necessary to acquire land rights. 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 a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have normally been consulted by others for expertise and assistance, or have trained others in performing this task.
12 Select all that apply. I have hands-on experience performing the following functions as they relate to property negotiations: Answer to this question is required
  • I have successfully negotiated real estate transactions for large or complex properties
  • I have successfully negotiated real estate transactions Involving Federal, state, or local government considerations
  • I have successfully negotiated real estate transactions Involving environmental or Native American treaty considerations
  • I have education or training in the legal and technical Issues associated with real property acquisition of Federal or Native American property
  • None of the above.
13 Experience using the Federal Acquisition Regulations in regards to contractor payment and project funding. 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.
14 Negotiate with attorneys, other Federal agencies, or municipalities for land rights for linear projects. 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 a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have normally been consulted by others for expertise and assistance, or have trained others in performing this task.
15 Negotiate with landowners for land rights for linear projects. 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 a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have normally been consulted by others for expertise and assistance, or have trained others in performing this task.
16 I have knowledge and understanding of the following real estate laws and specialty areas. Select all that apply. Answer to this question is required
  • Sales
  • Property disposal
  • Leases
  • Jurisdictional issues
  • Contract dispute procedures
  • Legal conditions of property ownership
  • Environmental laws affecting real estate transactions
  • Property appraisal principles
  • None of the Above
17 Resolve issues with encroachments, licenses, and leases regarding multiple and conflicting land uses. 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 a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have normally been consulted by others for expertise and assistance, or have trained others in performing this task.
18 Please select the following real estate analytical functions which you have performed: Answer to this question is required
  • Evaluated proposed Congressional Bills or recently enacted statutes to determine their Impact on current real estate policies and procedures.
  • Analyzed difficult real estate Issues, identified alternative approaches, modified standard procedures, and solved problems requiring significant departures from previously used approaches and standard methods.
  • Performed cost/price analysis on a variety of real estate actions.
  • Analyzed and evaluated current policies and procedures to ensure compliance with Federal statutes and regulations, Departmental rules and regulations, and sound business practices.
  • Served on departmental and inter-agency committees and task forces to review and analyze real estate Issues, and develop positions on programmatic, policy, and management Issues.
  • Lead or assisted program offices in developing acquisition and/or disposition strategies and plans for major real estate actions.
  • None of the above
19 Experience researching and interpreting land records and land related documents such as land status records, master title plats, title commitments, patents, survey plats, licenses county assessor records, parcel data, engineering drawings associated with easements and right-of-ways. 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 a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have normally been consulted by others for expertise and assistance, or have trained others in performing this task.
20 Select the one choice that best describes your knowledge level. I have the following knowledge of the Program Management systems: Answer to this question is required
  • I have vast working knowledge and professional hands-on experience executing Program Management Systems principles and practices to include but not limited to functions such as the implementations, and impact analysis of planning and managing a complex technical programs.
  • I have a general functional understanding and limited hands-on experience using Program Management principles and practices.
  • I have limited knowledge and no hands-on experience using Program Management principles and practices.
  • None of the above.