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Grade: 12

1 [4127] Are you a current member in good standing with the Bar of a state, territory of the United States, District of Columbia, or Commonwealth of Puerto Rico? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 [4129] Select the option that best describes your education and experience. Answer to this question is required
  • I have successfully completed a full course of study for a J.D. degree from a law school approved by the American Bar Association (ABA).
  • I do not meet any of the above requirements.
3 [2581] Select the description that best describes your present employment status. Answer to this question is required
  • I am currently unemployed.
  • I am a self-employed sole practitioner.
  • I am not presently working as an attorney.
  • I am working as an attorney for a Federal agency.
  • I am working as an attorney for a state or local government agency.
  • I am a partner in a law firm of 10 to 30 attorneys.
  • I am a partner in a law firm of 31 or more attorneys.
  • I am a partner in a law firm of less than 10 attorneys.
  • I am an associate in a law firm of 30 or less attorneys.
  • I am an associate in a law firm of over 30 attorneys.
4 [2582] Choose the type(s) of legal organizations where you have been employed. Answer to this question is required
  • Federal agency
  • Sole practice
  • Large law firm (31 or more attorneys.
  • Medium sized law firm (10 to 30 attorneys)
  • Small law firm (10 or fewer attorneys)
  • Corporate legal department
  • State or local agency
  • None of the above
5 [51951] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding NEPA.
  • I have a general working knowledge of NEPA.
  • I have direct work experience with NEPA.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of NEPA and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with NEPA that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on NEPA to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no experience with or knowledge of NEPA.
6 [51952] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with the Clean Water Act and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding the Clean Water Act.
  • I have a general working knowledge of the Clean Water Act.
  • I have direct work experience with the Clean Water Act.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of the Clean Water Act and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with the Clean Water Act that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on the Clean Water Act to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of the Clean Water Act.
7 [51953] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with the Clean Air Act and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding the Clean Air Act.
  • I have a general working knowledge of the Clean Air Act.
  • I have direct work experience with the Clean Air Act.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of the Clean Air Act and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with the Clean Air Act that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on the Clean Water Act to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of the Clean Air Act.
8 [51956] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding CERCLA.
  • I have a general working knowledge of CERCLA.
  • I have direct work experience with CERCLA.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of CERCLA and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with CERCLA that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on CERCLA to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of CERCLA.
9 [51959] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with environmental issues relating to the operation and disposal of vessels and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work directly relating to the operation and disposal of vessels.
  • I have a general working knowledge of the environmental laws relating to the operation and disposal of vessels.
  • I have direct work experience with environmental law relating to the operation and disposal of vessels.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of environmental laws relating to the operation and disposal of vessels and have provided legal advice regarding their application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience regarding the environmental laws relating to the operation and disposal of vessels that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on these issues to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience or knowledge with respect to the environmental laws relating to the operation and disposal of vessels.

Grade: 13

1 [4127] Are you a current member in good standing with the Bar of a state, territory of the United States, District of Columbia, or Commonwealth of Puerto Rico? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 [4129] Select the option that best describes your education and experience. Answer to this question is required
  • I have successfully completed a full course of study for a J.D. degree from a law school approved by the American Bar Association (ABA).
  • I do not meet any of the above requirements.
3 [2581] Select the description that best describes your present employment status. Answer to this question is required
  • I am currently unemployed.
  • I am a self-employed sole practitioner.
  • I am not presently working as an attorney.
  • I am working as an attorney for a Federal agency.
  • I am working as an attorney for a state or local government agency.
  • I am a partner in a law firm of 10 to 30 attorneys.
  • I am a partner in a law firm of 31 or more attorneys.
  • I am a partner in a law firm of less than 10 attorneys.
  • I am an associate in a law firm of 30 or less attorneys.
  • I am an associate in a law firm of over 30 attorneys.
4 [2582] Choose the type(s) of legal organizations where you have been employed. Answer to this question is required
  • Federal agency
  • Sole practice
  • Large law firm (31 or more attorneys.
  • Medium sized law firm (10 to 30 attorneys)
  • Small law firm (10 or fewer attorneys)
  • Corporate legal department
  • State or local agency
  • None of the above
5 [51951] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding NEPA.
  • I have a general working knowledge of NEPA.
  • I have direct work experience with NEPA.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of NEPA and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with NEPA that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on NEPA to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no experience with or knowledge of NEPA.
6 [51952] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with the Clean Water Act and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding the Clean Water Act.
  • I have a general working knowledge of the Clean Water Act.
  • I have direct work experience with the Clean Water Act.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of the Clean Water Act and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with the Clean Water Act that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on the Clean Water Act to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of the Clean Water Act.
7 [51953] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with the Clean Air Act and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding the Clean Air Act.
  • I have a general working knowledge of the Clean Air Act.
  • I have direct work experience with the Clean Air Act.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of the Clean Air Act and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with the Clean Air Act that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on the Clean Water Act to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of the Clean Air Act.
8 [51954] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (OPA 90) and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding OPA 90.
  • I have a general working knowledge of OPA 90.
  • I have direct work experience with OPA 90.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of OPA 90and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with OPA 90that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on OPA 90 to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of OPA 90.
9 [51955] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding RCRA.
  • I have a general working knowledge of RCRA.
  • I have direct work experience with RCRA.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of RCRA and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with RCRA that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on RCRA to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of RCRA.
10 [51956] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding CERCLA.
  • I have a general working knowledge of CERCLA.
  • I have direct work experience with CERCLA.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of CERCLA and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with CERCLA that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on CERCLA to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of CERCLA.
11 [51957] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with applying for, and complying with environmental permits (e.g. National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permits, 404 Permits, etc.) and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding environmental permits.
  • I have a general working knowledge of environmental permits.
  • I have direct work experience with environmental permits.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of environmental permits and have provided legal advice regarding their application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with obtaining environmental permits that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on such permits and permit requirements to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of environmental permits.
12 [51958] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience in Admiralty and Maritime Law and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding Admiralty and Maritime Law.
  • I have a general working knowledge of Admiralty and Maritime Law.
  • I have direct work experience with Admiralty and Maritime Law.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of Admiralty and Maritime Law and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with Admiralty and Maritime Law that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on Admiralty and Maritime Law to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of Admiralty and Maritime Law.
13 [51959] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with environmental issues relating to the operation and disposal of vessels and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work directly relating to the operation and disposal of vessels.
  • I have a general working knowledge of the environmental laws relating to the operation and disposal of vessels.
  • I have direct work experience with environmental law relating to the operation and disposal of vessels.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of environmental laws relating to the operation and disposal of vessels and have provided legal advice regarding their application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience regarding the environmental laws relating to the operation and disposal of vessels that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on these issues to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience or knowledge with respect to the environmental laws relating to the operation and disposal of vessels.

Grade: 14

1 [4127] Are you a current member in good standing with the Bar of a state, territory of the United States, District of Columbia, or Commonwealth of Puerto Rico? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 [4129] Select the option that best describes your education and experience. Answer to this question is required
  • I have successfully completed a full course of study for a J.D. degree from a law school approved by the American Bar Association (ABA).
  • I do not meet any of the above requirements.
3 [2581] Select the description that best describes your present employment status. Answer to this question is required
  • I am currently unemployed.
  • I am a self-employed sole practitioner.
  • I am not presently working as an attorney.
  • I am working as an attorney for a Federal agency.
  • I am working as an attorney for a state or local government agency.
  • I am a partner in a law firm of 10 to 30 attorneys.
  • I am a partner in a law firm of 31 or more attorneys.
  • I am a partner in a law firm of less than 10 attorneys.
  • I am an associate in a law firm of 30 or less attorneys.
  • I am an associate in a law firm of over 30 attorneys.
4 [2582] Choose the type(s) of legal organizations where you have been employed. Answer to this question is required
  • Federal agency
  • Sole practice
  • Large law firm (31 or more attorneys.
  • Medium sized law firm (10 to 30 attorneys)
  • Small law firm (10 or fewer attorneys)
  • Corporate legal department
  • State or local agency
  • None of the above
5 [51951] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding NEPA.
  • I have a general working knowledge of NEPA.
  • I have direct work experience with NEPA.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of NEPA and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with NEPA that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on NEPA to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no experience with or knowledge of NEPA.
6 [51952] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with the Clean Water Act and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding the Clean Water Act.
  • I have a general working knowledge of the Clean Water Act.
  • I have direct work experience with the Clean Water Act.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of the Clean Water Act and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with the Clean Water Act that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on the Clean Water Act to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of the Clean Water Act.
7 [51953] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with the Clean Air Act and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding the Clean Air Act.
  • I have a general working knowledge of the Clean Air Act.
  • I have direct work experience with the Clean Air Act.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of the Clean Air Act and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with the Clean Air Act that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on the Clean Water Act to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of the Clean Air Act.
8 [51954] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with the Oil Pollution Act of 1990 (OPA 90) and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding OPA 90.
  • I have a general working knowledge of OPA 90.
  • I have direct work experience with OPA 90.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of OPA 90and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with OPA 90that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on OPA 90 to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of OPA 90.
9 [51955] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding RCRA.
  • I have a general working knowledge of RCRA.
  • I have direct work experience with RCRA.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of RCRA and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with RCRA that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on RCRA to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of RCRA.
10 [51956] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding CERCLA.
  • I have a general working knowledge of CERCLA.
  • I have direct work experience with CERCLA.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of CERCLA and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with CERCLA that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on CERCLA to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of CERCLA.
11 [51957] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with applying for, and complying with environmental permits (e.g. National Pollution Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) Permits, 404 Permits, etc.) and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding environmental permits.
  • I have a general working knowledge of environmental permits.
  • I have direct work experience with environmental permits.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of environmental permits and have provided legal advice regarding their application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with obtaining environmental permits that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on such permits and permit requirements to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of environmental permits.
12 [51958] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience in Admiralty and Maritime Law and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work regarding Admiralty and Maritime Law.
  • I have a general working knowledge of Admiralty and Maritime Law.
  • I have direct work experience with Admiralty and Maritime Law.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of Admiralty and Maritime Law and have provided legal advice regarding its application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience with Admiralty and Maritime Law that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on Admiralty and Maritime Law to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience with or knowledge of Admiralty and Maritime Law.
13 [51959] Select the following statement that best describes your level of experience with environmental issues relating to the operation and disposal of vessels and address that experience in your resume: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed course work directly relating to the operation and disposal of vessels.
  • I have a general working knowledge of the environmental laws relating to the operation and disposal of vessels.
  • I have direct work experience with environmental law relating to the operation and disposal of vessels.
  • I have detailed knowledge of the requirements of environmental laws relating to the operation and disposal of vessels and have provided legal advice regarding their application to a particular situation.
  • I have direct work experience regarding the environmental laws relating to the operation and disposal of vessels that was at a considerable level of difficulty and involved providing expert legal advice on these issues to a senior executive of an organization.
  • I have no work experience or knowledge with respect to the environmental laws relating to the operation and disposal of vessels.

Grade: All Grades

[16869] Please note that ALL candidates must submit a resume online and complete the entire application (Resume, Core Questions, Vacancy Questions) process.

Ensure that your resume thoroughly supports your responses to the job specific questions and that it contains the names, titles, and phone numbers of your most current and previous supervisors so that we may contact them.

Please also be sure that your preference regarding contacting your current supervisors is shown in the User Information area.

Applicants are strongly encouraged to complete all questions.

High self-assessment in the application questions that is not supported by information in your resume may prevent you from being found best qualified, in which case your application will not be referred to the selecting official.

1 [31608] I understand the resume I have submitted for this position will be thoroughly reviewed to determine whether my experience and/or educational background is sufficient to meet basic and/or specialized experience requirements as outlined in this announcement. I also understand that if the information provided in my resume is not sufficient to support my responses to the vacancy announcement questions, it will affect the overall assessment of my application package. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
[31648] When you are finished with the question phase of this announcement, you will be shown a list of documents that may include documents that do not apply to you. Review the list and the required documents section of the vacancy to determine which, IF ANY, are required for your application to be considered a complete application. Please do not submit documents that are not requested.
  • If you are not a veteran, the DD-214 and the SF-15 do not apply to you.
  • If you are not applying to an engineering position, the P.E. license or EIT exam does not apply to you.
  • If you are not requesting consideration under a special appointing authority, the special appointing authority documents do not apply to you.
If any of the requested documentation pertains to you, you have the option to fax using the fax coversheets provided, upload to this system or you may transfer the documentation from your USAJOBS account. Please note documents are NOT automatically transferred from USAJobs. Contact the office no later than the closing date, if you require assistance.
2 [31609] I understand that if I do not submit all REQUIRED documents by the closing date, it will affect the overall assessment of my application package. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 [3057] By responding to this question, you acknowledge that you have reviewed the Required Documents section of this announcement to determine which documents, if any, you need to provide in support of this application. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 [588] Have you ever held a government travel card? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 [586] How did you initially hear about this position? Answer to this question is required
  • Email notification
  • Agency website
  • USAJobs (OPM) website
  • Newspaper advertisement
  • Magazine advertisement
  • Commercial employment site (i.e. Careerbuilder, Monster)
  • Placement office (Federal, State, College or University)
  • Friend or relative
  • Job Fair
  • Minority professional network
  • Other
For all positions requiring travel, potential applicants must be able to obtain and retain a Government contractor-issued travel card to be used for official business as a condition of employment.

For those employees who enter on board and find that they are unable to obtain a card based on their credit history or who do not retain their card during employment may be subject to removal from the Federal service.

Applicants (who have Federal employment experience) will be required to certify in writing that they have not previously had their travel card suspended or cancelled. Those who fail to meet this condition of employment will have our offer of employment rescinded.

6 [620] My most recent work performance evaluation was satisfactory or better (includes pass in pass/fail systems). Answer to this question is required
  • True
  • False
7 [577] Do you certify that you have not previously had your travel card suspended or cancelled? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No