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Vacancy Details

Grade: 14

1 Choose the one answer that best describes your experience, education or combination of education and experience as related to the basic qualification requirements for this position: Answer to this question is required
  • I have a bachelor`s or graduate degree from an accredited college or university in history.
  • I have a bachelor`s or graduate degree from an accredited college or university in a field related to history that included at least 18 semester hours in history.
  • I have a combination of education and experience where my coursework was equivalent to a major in history, OR a major in a related field, that included at least 18 semester hours in history, PLUS appropriate relevant experience or additional education.
  • My education and/or experience does not match any of the above choices.
2 GS-14: Choose the one answer that best describes your experience as related to the basic qualification requirements for this position: Answer to this question is required
  • In addition to meeting one of the basic entry qualifications requirements listed above, I have at least one year of specialized experience that has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position as described in the vacancy announcement. This experience is related to the work of the position and equivalent to at least the GS-13 level in the Federal service.
  • My experience does not match the choice above.
3 I understand that to qualify for this position based on education, I must submit a copy of my transcripts to receive consideration. However, if selected for this position, I will be required to provide official documentation prior to being appointed. (Please follow the instructions in the vacancy announcement). Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
Please note that ALL applicants must submit a resume online and complete the entire application process to be considered for this position. Ensure that your resume, which is the basis for determining if you qualify for this position, thoroughly supports your responses to the below job specific assessment questions and that it contains the names, titles, beginning and ending dates of employment (month/year), and names and phone numbers of your current and/or previous supervisor(s). Your resume must contain the information outlined in the Applying for a Federal Job pamphlet (OF-510) http://careers.state.gov/forms/of0510.pdf
4 I understand that the responses provided in this questionnaire must be fully supported by my resume. I further understand that my resume must be detailed and highlight my most relevant and significant work experience (to include starting and ending dates of employment for each position held) and education (if applicable) as it relates to this job opportunity. My failure to do so will result in me being rated "Ineligible" or "Not Qualified" for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No

Grade: All Grades

1 Which choice BEST describes your experience analyzing culturally significant facilities for rehabilitation or restoration? Answer to this question is required
  • I have instructed and/or supervised others in the performance of this task due to my experience in this area.
  • I have independently performed this task as a regular part of my job.
  • I have performed this task as a part of my job under the supervision of a more senior coworker.
  • I have education and/or training on this topic, but I have not performed this task in a work setting.
  • None of the above.
2 I have experience in the principles and concepts of museum management / administration and cultural heritage site management. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 I have knowledge of cultural property preservation, museum management, administration and/or heritage site conservation. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 I have experience in a museum, archaeological site or other cultural heritage institution in the following areas: Answer to this question is required
  • Operations
  • Management
  • Administration
  • None of the Above
5 Do you have experience in working on large-scale studies requiring coordination of multiple organizations? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 Which of the following BEST describes your experience in developing and administering programs for the conservation of culturally signficant structures? Answer to this question is required
  • I have no experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have education or training concerning work of this nature, but have not applied it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job under the close supervision of a supervisor, manager, or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without review by supervisor, manager, or other senior employee.
  • This task has been a major part of my work. I have performed this task, trained others, and/or others have consulted me as an expert for assistance.
7 Choose the response that BEST descibes your experience representing an organization as a technical expert on historic preservation projects and/or cultural asset conservation matters? Answer to this question is required
  • I have no experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have education or training concerning work of this nature, but have not applied it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job under the close supervision of a supervisor, manager, or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without review by supervisor, manager, or other senior employee.
  • This task has been a major part of my work. I have performed this task, trained others, and/or others have consulted me as an expert for assistance.
8 Which of the following BEST describes your experience in advising senior management officials on how best to improve and administer programs / services related to historic preservation and conservation? Answer to this question is required
  • I have no experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have education or training concerning work of this nature, but have not applied it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job under the close supervision of a supervisor, manager, or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without review by supervisor, manager, or other senior employee.
  • This task has been a major part of my work. I have performed this task, trained others, and/or others have consulted me as an expert for assistance.
9 Which of the following BEST desrcibes your depth of experience liaising with the cultural and historic preservation community? Answer to this question is required
  • I have no experience, education, or training in performing this task / competency.
  • I have education or training in performing this task / competency, but have not performed it on the job.
  • I have performed this task / competency on the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor, manager, or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task / competency on the job with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task / competency, trained others, and/or others have consulted me as an expert for assistance.
10 From the choices below, please identify the area(s) in historic preservation and conservation that you have participated in a professional capacity for outreach: Answer to this question is required
  • Conventions
  • Symposia
  • Panel discussions
  • Department level meetings
  • Conferences
  • Other forums where cultural heritage issues are of significant importance
  • None of the above
11 Which of the following BEST describes your experience with the preservation of historic and culturally sensitive buildings? Answer to this question is required
  • I have education or training concerning work of this nature, but have not applied it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job under the close supervision of a supervisor, manager, or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without review by supervisor, manager, or other senior employee.
  • This task has been a major part of my work. I have performed this task, trained others, and/or others have consulted me as an expert for assistance.
  • I have no experience, education, or training in performing this task.
12 From the following list, please select the area(s) in which you have experience assessing program / project effectivenes: Answer to this question is required
  • Creating an audit process.
  • Designing a study.
  • Designing a survey / questionnaire.
  • Implementing a survey.
  • Analyzing outcome data related to the program / project.
  • Reporting findings.
  • None of the above.
13 Which of the following choices BEST describes your ability to perform independent research to identify, preserve and maintain artifacts? Answer to this question is required
  • I have no education, training or experience in performing this task.
  • I have education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task was monitored closely by a supervisor or senior coworker to ensure compliance with proper procedures.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it independently and normally without assistance from a supervisor or senior coworker.
  • I have instructed or assisted other workers in the performance of this task due to my expertise in this area.
14 Do you have experience negotiating matters involving significant controversial or sensitive issues? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
15 Choose the response that BEST descibes your experience managing multiple projects simultaneously: Answer to this question is required
  • I have no experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have education or training concerning work of this nature, but have not applied it on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job under the close supervision of a supervisor, manager, or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without review by supervisor, manager, or other senior employee.
  • This task has been a major part of my work. I have performed this task, trained others, and/or others have consulted me as an expert for assistance.