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Vacancy Details

Grade: 15

1 GS-15 You must have 1 year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower grade in the Federal service which has equipped you with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position. Select the choice that best describes your specialized experience.
  • I have 1 full year of specialized experience equivalent in responsibility and scope to the GS-14 level as described in the vacancy announcement.
  • I do not meet the 1 year of specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement.

Grade: All Grades

1 This position requires successful completion of a basic law enforcement training program. If you have already completed a training program, indicated the name of your basic law enforcement training program and the facility where you completed it. Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required
2 Select the one choice below that best describes your current or previously held law enforcement position. Answer to this question is required
  • I currently work or have worked as a GS-1811, Criminal Investigator, for the Department of Energy, Office of Inspector General.
  • I currently work or have worked as a GS-1811, Criminal Investigator, for another Office of Inspector General
  • I currently work or have worked as a GS-1811, Criminal Investigator, for the Department of Energy or another government agency, in a non-Inspector General position.
  • I currently work or have worked as a law enforcement officer for a Federal, State, or local government agency.
  • I currently work or have worked as an armed security officer.
  • My experience does not match any of the choices above.
3 Do you have knowledge of TSA regulations related to Federal agents flying armed? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    3.1 Where does this specific experience appear in your resume (provide position title, dates, years of experience, and agency/company)? Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
4 Do you have the ability to write clear, concise, and comprehensive reports of highly complex and sensitive investigations? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    4.1 Where does this specific experience appear in your resume (provide position title, dates, years of experience, and agency/company)? Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
5 Do you possess oral communication skills to effectively interact with senior level officials relative to investigative matters and operations? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    5.1 Where does this specific experience appear in your resume (provide position title, dates, years of experience, and agency/company)? Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
6 Select the one choice below that best describes your knowledge of the relationships, functions, and jurisdictions of Federal, state and local law enforcement agencies. 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.
7 Select the one choice below that best describes your ability to effectively communicate orally criminal or civil investigative findings. 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.
8 Select the one choice below that best describes your experience in preparing written investigative reports. 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 one choice below that best describes your ability to assign, direct, coordinate, review, and evaluate the work of others. 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.
10 Do you have knowledge of Federal criminal statutes, rules of evidence, court procedures, and investigative techniques? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    10.1 Where does this specific experience appear in your resume (provide position title, dates, years of experience, and agency/company)? Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
11 Do you have the ability to effectively manage both investigative and operational staff and meet the full range of supervisory responsibilities? (This includes supporting EEO goals.) Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    11.1 Where does this specific experience appear in your resume (provide position title, dates, years of experience, and agency/company)? Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
12 Do you have experience in managing and conducting nationwide investigations that have resulted in criminal indictments and convictions? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    12.1 Where does this specific experience appear in your resume (provide position title, dates, years of experience, and agency/company)? Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
REMINDER: Upload your DD-214 if you are claiming Veterans Preferences or applying under VEOA hiring authority. The DD-214 must be received by the closing date of the announcement.
13 Where did you hear about this job vacancy? Answer to this question is required
  • DOE's presence at a college job fair or professional organization event.
  • Referral from a professional organization.
  • College placement office.
  • Referral from a state or local agency.
  • Referral from a friend or relative.
  • OPM USAJOBs Internet Site.
  • Saw it mentioned at another DOE website.
  • Magazine or newspaper advertisement.
  • Internet search engine.
  • Referral from another Federal agency or Federal employee.
REMINDER: If you are a current Federal civilian employee or are a reinstatement eligible based on your previous career tenure, you must submit proof of your tenure or eligibilty to apply (e.g., SF-50, Notification of Personnel Action) by the closing date of the announcement.
REMINDER: Your answers to the questions will be verified using the information provided in your on-line resume, which must clearly support your answers by accurately describing your qualifications relevant to this position. You will lose consideration for this job by falsifying your qualifications or providing incomplete information; therefore, please provide an accurate account of your qualifications in your resume and include all required information as stated in this announcement.
14 I have read this vacancy announcement thoroughly and understand that supplemental documentation may be required. I further understand that I will not be considered if my supplemental documentation is not received in the Servicing Personnel Office by the closing date of the announcement. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No