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Grade: 07

1 [338] Choose the statement that best describes your education and specialized experience that qualifies you for this GS-07 position. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess at least one full year of graduate level education.
  • I possess one year of specialized experience equivalent to GS-05 level. This experience is well described in my application.
  • I possess a combination of graduate level education and specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement that together meet the qualification requirements for this position.
  • Superior Academic Achievement- I meet one of the following: In the upper one-third of my graduating class; OR a GPA of 3.0 or higher out of 4.0, as recorded on official transcript, or based on courses completed during final 2 years of curriculum; OR a GPA of 3.5 or higher out of 4.0, based on average of required courses completed in major or required courses in major completed during the final 2 years of curriculum.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements as described above.
2 [57299] Please list the title and years in which you gained the required education or specialized experience that qualifies you for this position. Your answer is limited to 250 characters or less. Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required
3 [59329] Select the statement that best describes your level of experience in the design and evaluation of bridges and structures using the American Association of State Highway Transportation Officials (AASHTO) Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) Bridge Design Specifications and the AASHTO Manual for Bridge Evaluation. Answer to this question is required
  • I have performed design of bridges and structures using the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications.
  • I have performed evaluation of bridges and structures using the AASHTO Manual for Bridge Evaluation.
  • I have performed design and evaluation of bridges and structures using both AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications and AASHTO Manual for Bridge Evaluation.
  • None of the above.
4 [33949] Select the statement(s) that apply(ies) to your experience in analyzing, designing, and the rehabilitation of bridges and structures. Answer to this question is required
  • Prestressed concrete bridges
  • Post tension concrete bridges
  • Steel bridges
  • Curved girder bridges
  • Long-span bridges
  • Tunnels
  • Trusses
  • Viaducts
  • Bridge Substructure and Foundations
  • Retaining walls
  • Segmental bridge construction
  • Accelerated Bridge Construction
  • Bridges utilizing innovative materials (fiber reinforced polymers (FRP), high performance concrete or steel, etc.)
  • Rehabilitation of bridges and structures
  • None of the above.
5 [1737] Select the statement that best describes your level of experience with the construction of bridges and structures. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience with inspecting the construction of bridges and other major structures, which required the interpretation of structural plans.
  • I have experience with supervising and/or inspecting the construction of bridges and other major structures, which required the interpretation of structural plans and the modification of design to meet field conditions.
  • I have experience with evaluating bridge construction submittals and shop drawings.
  • None of the above.
6 [2378] Choose the statement(s) that describe your knowledge of or experience with highway engineering design. Answer to this question is required
  • I have taken college courses related to engineering design.
  • I have experience working as an engineering cooperative education student.
  • I have experience working on a design project while attending college.
  • I have experience working on a highway/roadway or bridge design project.
  • I have experience working in the field of design, but not on a highway or bridge design project.
  • I have no knowledge or experience of design processes or procedures.
7 [3252] Select the statement that best describes your experience in developing bridge structural plans. Answer to this question is required
  • I have prepared bridge structural plans, which included plans for bridges whose geometric layout and structural details were complicated by curvature and/or skew.
  • I have prepared bridge structural plans, which included plans for bridges whose geometric layout and structural details were complicated by high degree of curvature, transition spirals, and/or extreme skew.
  • None of the above
8 [24080] Select the statement that best describes your experience performing engineering analysis using computer-based engineering tools (e.g. CAD programs, MathCAD, MatLab, etc.) in the areas of structural engineering, dynamics and vibrations, and/or applied mechanics (experience could have been acquired through training and/or direct work experience through professional or internship positions). Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience performing engineering analysis using computer-based engineering tools in areas other than structural engineering, dynamics and vibrations, and/or applied mechanics.
  • I have experience performing engineering analysis using computer-based engineering tools in the areas of structural engineering, dynamics and vibrations, and/or applied mechanics under close supervision by a supervisor or academic faculty member.
  • I have experience performing engineering analysis using computer-based engineering tools in the areas of structural engineering, dynamics and vibrations, and/or applied mechanics with little or no supervision by a supervisor or academic faculty member.
  • I have experience recommending changes to test plans and performing engineering analysis using computer-based engineering tools in the areas of structural engineering, dynamics and vibrations, and/or applied mechanics in an academic and/or professional work environment.
  • None of the above
9 [53115] Do you have experience using Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) software such as MicroStation, Geopak and/or AutoCAD? If you answer yes, this experience must be well documented in your resume. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
10 [7014] Select the statement that best describes your experience with Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) and Geopak software in the development of bridge structural plans. Answer to this question is required
  • I am familiar with the use of CAD software such as MicroStation and/or AutoCAD.
  • I have used CAD software such as MicroStation and/or AutoCAD to develop construction plans for transportation projects.
  • I have used CAD software such as MicroStation and/or AutoCAD to develop structural details of the bridge construction plans.
  • I have used CAD software such as MicroStation, Geopak and/or AutoCAD to develop structural details as part of the bridge construction plans.
  • None of the above
11 [33989] Select the statement(s) that apply to your experience with the development of bridge contract specifications, bridge construction estimates, and estimates for bridge construction duration. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience with researching and writing construction contract specifications.
  • I have experience with researching and writing construction contract specifications specific to bridges, which have included materials, testing procedures, and construction methods unique to bridges.
  • I can demonstrate my proficiency in the preparation of quantity take-offs and development of construction estimates.
  • I have performed quantity take-offs and developed construction estimates specific to bridges.
  • I have developed critical path schedules for bridge construction.
  • I have experience with the Standard Specifications for the Construction of Roads and Bridges on Highway Projects.
  • I have worked on structures construction projects and interpreted and administered construction specifications.
  • I have reviewed construction specifications as part of a contract package.
  • None of the above.
12 [3254] Select the statement that best describes your level of experience with structural rehabilitation concepts and methods. Answer to this question is required
  • I have some experience with the development of plans and/or specifications for bridge rehabilitation projects, which includes non-composite and composite bridge decks, and replacement of bridge decks in stages.
  • I have developed plans and specifications for bridge rehabilitation projects on a regular and recurring basis, which includes non-composite and composite bridge decks, and replacement of bridge decks in stages.
  • I have developed plans and specifications for moderately complex bridge rehabilitation projects, which includes non-composite and composite bridge decks, replacement of bridge decks in stages, and repair and strengthening of major bridge components such as beams or columns without removing them from the structure.
  • None of the above
13 [33969] Select the statements that describe your experience with structural rehabilitation concepts and methods. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience with deck repair and maintenance methods such as full depth removal and replacement, partial depth removal and replacement and the use of membranes or high-density concrete overlays.
  • I have experience with concrete deterioration and steel corrosion issues evaluating existing conditions and making recommendations for appropriate rehabilitative and/or preventive measures.
  • I have experience with innovative repair methods such those that involve the use of Fiber Reinforced Polymer Repair (FRP).
  • I have experience performing as a bridge inspector as part of a bridge inspection program.
  • I have experience performing inspection of the construction of bridge rehabilitation projects.
  • I have experience improving structural integrity such as load capacity, safety, deck widening, superstructure replacement, substructure strengthening, and scour protection.
  • None of the above
14 [1734] Choose the statement that best describes your experience with designing, preparing Plans and Specifications, and providing construction support for different bridges using advanced structural analysis methods and taking into consideration all types of AASHTO Loading Conditions. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training, or experience administering, working with, or performing this task or function.
  • I have had education or training administering, working with, or performing this task or function, but have not yet used it on the job.
  • I have administered, worked with, or performed this task or function with close review and assistance from a supervisor, a senior employee, or a senior consultant.
  • I have administered, worked with, or performed this task or function as a regular part of a job and only in unique or unusual situations did I require assistance or review by a supervisor, senior employee, or senior consultant.
  • I have administered, worked with, or performed this task or function as a regular part of a job, even in unique or unusual situations. I do not require assistance or review by a supervisor, senior employee or senior consultant.
  • Others regularly consult me for my expertise and assistance in administering, working with, or performing this task or function. I have trained or instructed others on this task or function.
15 [6507] Select the statement(s) which best describe your experience in the following engineering concepts, principles, and practices as related to structural. Answer to this question is required
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Electronics/electrical engineering
  • Electro mechanical engineering
  • Automotive engineering
  • Engineering mechanics
  • Strength of materials
  • Manufacturing
  • Welding
  • None of the above
16 [6619] Select the statement that best describes your experience in written communication. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience in preparing written documents, such as transmittal memos and e-mail, which cover routine issues, and recipients are usually within my immediate organization.
  • I have experience in preparing written documents, such as reports and briefing papers which cover routine issues with some complex elements, and recipients are usually officials within my agency.
  • I have experience preparing written documents, such as reports, briefing papers, and correspondence to external entities which cover issues involving programs and require sensitivity to the views of my audience. Recipients are usually middle or senior management within or outside of the organization.
  • I have experience preparing a wide variety of technical and non-technical written documents in various styles and formats such as studies, policy guidance, congressional, speeches and testimony which involve issues or programs of a sensitive and controversial nature, and recipients are a wide range of individuals both within and outside of the organization.
  • None of the above.
17 [1755] Select the statement that best describes your experience as it relates to an ability to promote and maintain good working relationships with key individuals or groups in order to accomplish goals and objectives. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training, or experience administering, working with, or performing this task or function.
  • I have had education or training administering, working with, or performing this task or function, but have not yet used it on the job.
  • I have administered, worked with, or performed this task or function with close review and assistance from a supervisor, a senior employee, or a senior consultant.
  • I have administered, worked with, or performed this task or function as a regular part of a job and only in unique or unusual situations did I require assistance or review by a supervisor, senior employee, or senior consultant.
  • I have administered, worked with, or performed this task or function as a regular part of a job, even in unique or unusual situations. I do not require assistance or review by a supervisor, senior employee or senior consultant.
  • Others regularly consult me for my expertise and assistance in administering, working with, or performing this task or function. I have trained or instructed others on this task or function.
18 [52025] Select the statement(s) that describe your experience working with others within a team environment. Answer to this question is required
  • I foster commitment and team spirit.
  • I exercise tact and diplomacy with the public and staff members.
  • I work effectively with personnel from other government and private agencies.
  • I collaborate often with others or work as a team member to accomplish work-related activities.
  • I prefer to work independently.
  • None of the above.
19 [3714] Choose the statement that best describes your communication skills both person-to-person and in writing with internal and external construction clients and customer representatives, and the general public. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience communicating with contractors, property owners, municipal officials, utility representatives and the general public to deal with a variety of operating problems during construction projects to devise solutions or recommendations that are workable and timely.
  • I have experience communicating with contractors, property owners, and the general public to deal with similar operating problems during construction projects following normal standard operating procedures.
  • I have experience communicating with contractors regarding routing matters such as exchanging factual information.
  • I have limited experience communicating with contractors, client/customer representatives and the general public.
  • None of the above

Grade: 09

1 [30209] Choose the statement that best describes your education and specialized experience that qualifies you for this GS-09 position. Answer to this question is required
  • I possess one year of specialized experience matching what is described in the vacancy announcement. This matching experience is well described in my resume.
  • I possess two full years of progressively higher-level graduate education or Masters or equivalent graduate degree (such as an LL.B. or J.D.) that has equipped me to perform the duties of this position and have provided transcripts with my application.
  • I possess a combination of graduate level education, beyond the first full year of graduate level education and specialized experience as described in the vacancy announcement, that together meet the qualification requirements for this position. Transcripts have been provided and the experience is well documented in my resume.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements as described above.
2 [57299] Please list the title and years in which you gained the required education or specialized experience that qualifies you for this position. Your answer is limited to 250 characters or less. Maximum length of 250 characters. Answer to this question is required
3 [59329] Select the statement that best describes your level of experience in the design and evaluation of bridges and structures using the American Association of State Highway Transportation Officials (AASHTO) Load and Resistance Factor Design (LRFD) Bridge Design Specifications and the AASHTO Manual for Bridge Evaluation. Answer to this question is required
  • I have performed design of bridges and structures using the AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications.
  • I have performed evaluation of bridges and structures using the AASHTO Manual for Bridge Evaluation.
  • I have performed design and evaluation of bridges and structures using both AASHTO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications and AASHTO Manual for Bridge Evaluation.
  • None of the above.
4 [33949] Select the statement(s) that apply(ies) to your experience in analyzing, designing, and the rehabilitation of bridges and structures. Answer to this question is required
  • Prestressed concrete bridges
  • Post tension concrete bridges
  • Steel bridges
  • Curved girder bridges
  • Long-span bridges
  • Tunnels
  • Trusses
  • Viaducts
  • Bridge Substructure and Foundations
  • Retaining walls
  • Segmental bridge construction
  • Accelerated Bridge Construction
  • Bridges utilizing innovative materials (fiber reinforced polymers (FRP), high performance concrete or steel, etc.)
  • Rehabilitation of bridges and structures
  • None of the above.
5 [1737] Select the statement that best describes your level of experience with the construction of bridges and structures. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience with inspecting the construction of bridges and other major structures, which required the interpretation of structural plans.
  • I have experience with supervising and/or inspecting the construction of bridges and other major structures, which required the interpretation of structural plans and the modification of design to meet field conditions.
  • I have experience with evaluating bridge construction submittals and shop drawings.
  • None of the above.
6 [2378] Choose the statement(s) that describe your knowledge of or experience with highway engineering design. Answer to this question is required
  • I have taken college courses related to engineering design.
  • I have experience working as an engineering cooperative education student.
  • I have experience working on a design project while attending college.
  • I have experience working on a highway/roadway or bridge design project.
  • I have experience working in the field of design, but not on a highway or bridge design project.
  • I have no knowledge or experience of design processes or procedures.
7 [3252] Select the statement that best describes your experience in developing bridge structural plans. Answer to this question is required
  • I have prepared bridge structural plans, which included plans for bridges whose geometric layout and structural details were complicated by curvature and/or skew.
  • I have prepared bridge structural plans, which included plans for bridges whose geometric layout and structural details were complicated by high degree of curvature, transition spirals, and/or extreme skew.
  • None of the above
8 [24080] Select the statement that best describes your experience performing engineering analysis using computer-based engineering tools (e.g. CAD programs, MathCAD, MatLab, etc.) in the areas of structural engineering, dynamics and vibrations, and/or applied mechanics (experience could have been acquired through training and/or direct work experience through professional or internship positions). Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience performing engineering analysis using computer-based engineering tools in areas other than structural engineering, dynamics and vibrations, and/or applied mechanics.
  • I have experience performing engineering analysis using computer-based engineering tools in the areas of structural engineering, dynamics and vibrations, and/or applied mechanics under close supervision by a supervisor or academic faculty member.
  • I have experience performing engineering analysis using computer-based engineering tools in the areas of structural engineering, dynamics and vibrations, and/or applied mechanics with little or no supervision by a supervisor or academic faculty member.
  • I have experience recommending changes to test plans and performing engineering analysis using computer-based engineering tools in the areas of structural engineering, dynamics and vibrations, and/or applied mechanics in an academic and/or professional work environment.
  • None of the above
9 [53115] Do you have experience using Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) software such as MicroStation, Geopak and/or AutoCAD? If you answer yes, this experience must be well documented in your resume. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
10 [7014] Select the statement that best describes your experience with Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) and Geopak software in the development of bridge structural plans. Answer to this question is required
  • I am familiar with the use of CAD software such as MicroStation and/or AutoCAD.
  • I have used CAD software such as MicroStation and/or AutoCAD to develop construction plans for transportation projects.
  • I have used CAD software such as MicroStation and/or AutoCAD to develop structural details of the bridge construction plans.
  • I have used CAD software such as MicroStation, Geopak and/or AutoCAD to develop structural details as part of the bridge construction plans.
  • None of the above
11 [33989] Select the statement(s) that apply to your experience with the development of bridge contract specifications, bridge construction estimates, and estimates for bridge construction duration. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience with researching and writing construction contract specifications.
  • I have experience with researching and writing construction contract specifications specific to bridges, which have included materials, testing procedures, and construction methods unique to bridges.
  • I can demonstrate my proficiency in the preparation of quantity take-offs and development of construction estimates.
  • I have performed quantity take-offs and developed construction estimates specific to bridges.
  • I have developed critical path schedules for bridge construction.
  • I have experience with the Standard Specifications for the Construction of Roads and Bridges on Highway Projects.
  • I have worked on structures construction projects and interpreted and administered construction specifications.
  • I have reviewed construction specifications as part of a contract package.
  • None of the above.
12 [3254] Select the statement that best describes your level of experience with structural rehabilitation concepts and methods. Answer to this question is required
  • I have some experience with the development of plans and/or specifications for bridge rehabilitation projects, which includes non-composite and composite bridge decks, and replacement of bridge decks in stages.
  • I have developed plans and specifications for bridge rehabilitation projects on a regular and recurring basis, which includes non-composite and composite bridge decks, and replacement of bridge decks in stages.
  • I have developed plans and specifications for moderately complex bridge rehabilitation projects, which includes non-composite and composite bridge decks, replacement of bridge decks in stages, and repair and strengthening of major bridge components such as beams or columns without removing them from the structure.
  • None of the above
13 [33969] Select the statements that describe your experience with structural rehabilitation concepts and methods. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience with deck repair and maintenance methods such as full depth removal and replacement, partial depth removal and replacement and the use of membranes or high-density concrete overlays.
  • I have experience with concrete deterioration and steel corrosion issues evaluating existing conditions and making recommendations for appropriate rehabilitative and/or preventive measures.
  • I have experience with innovative repair methods such those that involve the use of Fiber Reinforced Polymer Repair (FRP).
  • I have experience performing as a bridge inspector as part of a bridge inspection program.
  • I have experience performing inspection of the construction of bridge rehabilitation projects.
  • I have experience improving structural integrity such as load capacity, safety, deck widening, superstructure replacement, substructure strengthening, and scour protection.
  • None of the above
14 [1734] Choose the statement that best describes your experience with designing, preparing Plans and Specifications, and providing construction support for different bridges using advanced structural analysis methods and taking into consideration all types of AASHTO Loading Conditions. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training, or experience administering, working with, or performing this task or function.
  • I have had education or training administering, working with, or performing this task or function, but have not yet used it on the job.
  • I have administered, worked with, or performed this task or function with close review and assistance from a supervisor, a senior employee, or a senior consultant.
  • I have administered, worked with, or performed this task or function as a regular part of a job and only in unique or unusual situations did I require assistance or review by a supervisor, senior employee, or senior consultant.
  • I have administered, worked with, or performed this task or function as a regular part of a job, even in unique or unusual situations. I do not require assistance or review by a supervisor, senior employee or senior consultant.
  • Others regularly consult me for my expertise and assistance in administering, working with, or performing this task or function. I have trained or instructed others on this task or function.
15 [6507] Select the statement(s) which best describe your experience in the following engineering concepts, principles, and practices as related to structural. Answer to this question is required
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Electronics/electrical engineering
  • Electro mechanical engineering
  • Automotive engineering
  • Engineering mechanics
  • Strength of materials
  • Manufacturing
  • Welding
  • None of the above
16 [6619] Select the statement that best describes your experience in written communication. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience in preparing written documents, such as transmittal memos and e-mail, which cover routine issues, and recipients are usually within my immediate organization.
  • I have experience in preparing written documents, such as reports and briefing papers which cover routine issues with some complex elements, and recipients are usually officials within my agency.
  • I have experience preparing written documents, such as reports, briefing papers, and correspondence to external entities which cover issues involving programs and require sensitivity to the views of my audience. Recipients are usually middle or senior management within or outside of the organization.
  • I have experience preparing a wide variety of technical and non-technical written documents in various styles and formats such as studies, policy guidance, congressional, speeches and testimony which involve issues or programs of a sensitive and controversial nature, and recipients are a wide range of individuals both within and outside of the organization.
  • None of the above.
17 [1755] Select the statement that best describes your experience as it relates to an ability to promote and maintain good working relationships with key individuals or groups in order to accomplish goals and objectives. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had education, training, or experience administering, working with, or performing this task or function.
  • I have had education or training administering, working with, or performing this task or function, but have not yet used it on the job.
  • I have administered, worked with, or performed this task or function with close review and assistance from a supervisor, a senior employee, or a senior consultant.
  • I have administered, worked with, or performed this task or function as a regular part of a job and only in unique or unusual situations did I require assistance or review by a supervisor, senior employee, or senior consultant.
  • I have administered, worked with, or performed this task or function as a regular part of a job, even in unique or unusual situations. I do not require assistance or review by a supervisor, senior employee or senior consultant.
  • Others regularly consult me for my expertise and assistance in administering, working with, or performing this task or function. I have trained or instructed others on this task or function.
18 [52025] Select the statement(s) that describe your experience working with others within a team environment. Answer to this question is required
  • I foster commitment and team spirit.
  • I exercise tact and diplomacy with the public and staff members.
  • I work effectively with personnel from other government and private agencies.
  • I collaborate often with others or work as a team member to accomplish work-related activities.
  • I prefer to work independently.
  • None of the above.
19 [3714] Choose the statement that best describes your communication skills both person-to-person and in writing with internal and external construction clients and customer representatives, and the general public. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience communicating with contractors, property owners, municipal officials, utility representatives and the general public to deal with a variety of operating problems during construction projects to devise solutions or recommendations that are workable and timely.
  • I have experience communicating with contractors, property owners, and the general public to deal with similar operating problems during construction projects following normal standard operating procedures.
  • I have experience communicating with contractors regarding routing matters such as exchanging factual information.
  • I have limited experience communicating with contractors, client/customer representatives and the general public.
  • None of the above

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 [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
3 [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
4 [54657] Select your most recent work performance evaluation (includes pass in pass/fail systems). Answer to this question is required
  • My most recent work performance evaluation was satisfactory or better.
  • My most recent work performance evaluation was below satisfactory.
  • I have never received a performance appraisal or review for any position.
5 [35568] Select the response that is the GS equivalent grade level of the highest grade to which you have held on a permanent basis or have competed for promotion potential. Please ensure that you have also provided a supporting SF-50. Without the supporting SF-50, we may not be able to consider your application for this position. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not held a government position.
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  • 05
  • 06
  • 07
  • 08
  • 09
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
6 [59279] In the past three years, have you had one or more of the following Awards: monetary, time-off, or other? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
7 [59280] If you are a Federal employee, is your most recent performance rating equivalent to a "Pass", "Fully Successful", "Satisfactory" or better? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
  • I am a Federal employee, but have not received a performance rating.
  • Not applicable, I am not a Federal employee.
8 [587] Federal applicants must have served 52 weeks at the next lower grade to satisfy time-in-grade. Please include the date of your last promotion (in mm/dd/yy format). Maximum length of 20 characters. Answer to this question is required
9 [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
    9.1 [5063] Please indicate how you heard about this position. Maximum length of 250 characters.
10 [59333] Select the response that best describes your education and experience in accordance with requirements for engineering positions. You must provide supporting documentation. Answer to this question is required
  • I have a bachelor’s or higher engineering degree from an accredited university or college with at least one program accredited by ABET; or which included differential and integral calculus and courses (more advanced than 1st year physics/chemistry) in 5 of the following 7 areas of engineering science or physics: statics, dynamics, strength of materials (stress-strain relationships), fluid mechanics, hydraulics, thermodynamics, electrical fields/circuits, nature and property of materials (relating particle and aggregate structure to properties), or any comparable area of fundamental engineering science/physics, such as optics, heat transfer, soil mechanics, or electronics.
  • I have a combination of work experience and education from an accredited university or college that combined is equivalent to a bachelor's degree in engineering as demonstrated by current registration as an Engineer Intern (EI), Engineer in Training (EIT), or licensure as a professional engineer by any State, the District of Columbia, Guam, or Puerto Rico.
  • I have a combination of work experience and education from an accredited university or college that combined is equivalent to a bachelor's degree in engineering as demonstrated by passing the Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) exam or required written test for professional registration administered by Boards of Engineering Examiners in any State, District of Columbia, Guam, or Puerto Rico.
  • I have a combination of work experience and education from an accredited university or college that combined are equivalent to a bachelor's degree in engineering as demonstrated by completion of 60 semester hours of courses in physical, mathematical, and engineering sciences, including courses specified in response Choice 1.
  • I completed a curriculum leading to a bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college in engineering technology or another appropriate field (e.g., physics, chemistry, architecture, computer science, mathematics, hydrology, or geology), and have at least 1 year of professional engineering experience acquired under professional engineering supervision and guidance.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements as described above.