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Vacancy Details

Grade: 09

1 Select the answer that best describes your education/experience background to meet the basic qualifications requirements for the Miscellaneous Administration and Program Series, GS-0301-09, position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have 1 year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-07 level in or directly related to the work of this position as described in the vacancy announcement and which has provided me with the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties of this position.
  • I have a master`s or equivalent graduate degree; of J.D. or LL.B., if related; or 2 full years of progressively higher graduate level education in a related field which has provided me with the required knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to do the work of this position.
  • I have an equivalent combination of specialized experience directly related to the work of this position and graduate level education as described in the vacancy announcement that has provided me with necessary knowledge, skills and abilities to successfully perform the duties of this position.
  • I do not meet any of the education or specialized experience or experience/education equivalent combination requirements described above.
2 Which of the following best describe your functional and technical knowledge and experience related to Federal and state disability legislation, regulations and policy guidance and their implementation as they affect people with disabilities? Answer to this question is required
  • I have limited technical knowledge related to disability employment policy, specifically Federal and state disability legislation, regulations and policy guidance and their implementation as they affect people with disabilities.
  • I have some technical knowledge related to disability employment policy, specifically Federal and state disability legislation, regulations and policy guidance and their implementation as they affect people with disabilities.
  • I have extensive technical knowledge related to disability employment policy, specifically Federal and state disability legislation, regulations and policy guidance and their implementation as they affect people with disabilities.
  • My technical knowledge is not described above.
3 Choose the statement that most accurately describes your knowledge of drafting policy recommendations for statute, regulations, policy guidance documents or other formal policy documents relating to employment for people with disabilities and related policy issue areas. 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.
  • 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.
4 Which of the following areas do you have functional and technical knowledge related to Federal and state disability legislation, regulations and policy guidance and their implementation as they affect youth, adults and people with significant disabilities? ( Select all that apply) Answer to this question is required
  • Vocational rehabilitation
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • The public workforce system
  • Social Security work incentives
  • Mental Health disabilities
  • Transportation
  • Technology
  • Employment discrimination
  • Affirmative action
  • My functional and technical knowledge is not described above.
5 Select the responses that best describe your level of knowledge in conducting policy analysis, developing options and making policy recommendations. Answer to this question is required
  • I have regularly analyzed documents and developed recommendations.
  • I have a basic understanding of policy analysis.
  • I have developed initial options and possible recommendations.
  • I am a resource to co-workers and management for conducting policy analysis , developing options and making policy recommendations.
  • I have no training or experience in this policy area.
6

From the following choices, select the response that best describes your experience communicating information in a clear, succinct, and organized manner and producing written information which is appropriate for the intended audience.

Answer to this question is required
  • I have prepared written reports for projects or assignments on the job.
  • I have written and received credit for papers for college or post graduate courses.
  • I have written technical instructions or guidelines for use by others.
  • I have written plans for use in teaching a course or class.
  • I have experience writing material for personal use.
  • None of the above.
7 I have experience in writing the following (select all that apply): Answer to this question is required
  • Narrative reports conveying research findings.
  • Memoranda, summaries, or abstracts consolidating facts in a concise manner.
  • Publications, articles, speeches, or press releases.
  • College level research papers.
  • Graduate level or professional school thesis, practicum, or dissertation (or equivalent).
  • Documents analyzing law, regulation, legislation, or public policy.
  • Correspondence of a business nature.
  • None of the above.
8

Select all the statements which best describe your ability to give oral presentations.

Answer to this question is required
  • I have provided briefings to all levels of management on a wide variety of subjects and topics of interest.
  • I have provided presentations or oral reports to co-workers, supervisors, groups, or management.
  • I have experience as part of a team giving individual presentations and/or oral reports to supervisors, groups or management.
  • I have provided information over the phone to government and non-government personnel.
  • I have training in how to conduct presentations and/or oral reports.
9 Which of the following BEST reflects your highest level of experience working with others in a work setting? Answer to this question is required
  • I have partnered with one other person with a shared objective to accomplish work.
  • I have worked on a team with my peers who each have been designated a distinctly separate role.
  • I have worked on a team with individuals from different organizations, groups, or offices and have guided others to work effectively in a team environment.
  • I have worked with a group (or groups) on many occasions with the objective to achieve goals by sharing or integrating ideas, knowledge, skills, information, support resources, and also sharing responsibility and recognition for the end product or outcomes.
  • In supervisory or leadership capacity, created atmosphere for teamwork cooperation productivity which had positive impact.
  • None of the above.
10 Please select the experience statement in the following list that best describes your highest levels of demonstrated ability and experience in effectively building relationships with others and working with teams to accomplish goals. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience directing a group or team.
  • I have experience deliberating with group members to gain consensus and accomplish project goals.
  • I have experience implementing recommendations derived from a taskforce or workgroup.
  • I have experience participating in a taskforce, team or group.
  • I have experience organizing a taskforce, team or group.
  • I have experience conveying information to others in a team and/or workgroup environment.
  • None of the above

Grade: All Grades

1 Where did you learn about this Department of Labor job opportunity? Answer to this question is required
  • DOL Website
  • USAJOBS
  • DOL Employee (former or current)
  • Employment Office (Federal, State, or Local)
  • Friend or Relative
  • Job Fair, Conference or Convention
  • Public Notice or Service Announcement
  • Radio/Television Broadcast/Magazine Ads
  • Government Recruitment at School
  • Other
  • Email recruitment communication
2 I understand submission of supporting documentation, e.g., transcripts, DD-214, SF-50, may be required for this position. I also understand that my application will not be considered if the required supporting documentation is not submitted or is not submitted in accordance with the time frames indicated in the announcement. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 I understand that the responses I selected in this questionnaire must be fully supported by detailed descriptions of my work experiences in my resume. In the event that my responses are not supported by my resume, the human resources office will amend my responses to more accurately reflect the level of competency demonstrated in my resume. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No