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Grade: 14

No questions specified.

Grade: All Grades

1 [52909] To qualify at the GS-14 grade level, you must have one year of specialized experience at least equivalent to the GS-13 grade level in the federal service. Non-government experience should be of similar complexity.
  • I have one year of specialized leading and supervising others; conducting complex and sensitive investigations with tact and discretion, securing facts and developing evidence; maintaining liasion with other law enforcement bodies; conducting investigative interviews, record searches, and obtaining sworn statements; preparing written reports of investigations and summaries.
  • I do not possess the experience described above.
2 [53436] Choose the answer that best describes your ability to prepare written reports of investigative findings, presentations, and briefings in a clear, concise and well organized manner?
  • I do not have documented federal law enforcement experience in performing this task.
  • I have had documented law enforcement training in how to perform this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I am proficient in this task. My work in this area was monitored closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper procedures.
  • I am skilled in this task. I have performed it independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee, while I ensure compliance with proper procedures.
  • I am an expert in performing this task. I have supervised performance of this task and/or I am normally an individual who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task. I possess documented law enforcement experience in performing this task and I have performed this task on the job. I have performed it independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee, while I ensure compliance with proper procedures.
3 [53441] Choose the answer that best describes your ability to work in a team environment and maintain an effective working relationship with others?
  • I do not have documented federal law enforcement experience in performing this task.
  • I have had documented law enforcement training in how to perform this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
  • I am proficient in this task. My work in this area was monitored closely by a supervisor or senior employee to ensure compliance with proper procedures.
  • I am skilled in this task. I have performed it independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee, while I ensure compliance with proper procedures.
  • I am an expert in performing this task. I have supervised performance of this task and/or I am normally an individual who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task. I possess documented law enforcement experience in performing this task and I have performed this task on the job. I have performed it independently and normally without review by a supervisor or senior employee, while I ensure compliance with proper procedures.
4 [52912] Select the one answer choice that best describes your ability to lead a diverse workforce.
  • I have experience as a first-line supervisor, with responsibility for providing guidance and direction to subordinates.
  • I have experience as a team leader, with responsibility for providing technical guidance and direction to subordinates.
  • I have limited experience in providing technical guidance and direction to subordinates.
  • I have no experience leading a diverse workforce.
5 [13255] Select the one answer choice that best describes your highest level of knowledge of legal, government, and jurisprudence (i.e. knowledge of applicable Federal rules of criminal and civil procedures; agency and government laws, regulations, and policies; and executive orders governing the conduct of criminal investigations).
  • I have extensive knowledge and experience interpreting and applying Federal rules of criminal and civil procedures; agency and government laws, regulations, and policies; and executive orders.
  • I have working knowledge and experience interpreting and applying Federal rules of criminal and civil procedures; agency and government laws, regulations, and policies; and executive orders.
  • I have limited knowledge and experience interpreting and applying Federal rules of criminal and civil procedures; agency and government laws, regulations, and policies; and executive orders.
  • I have received training in the federal rules of criminal procedures, but have not conducted investigations.
  • I do not possess the experience described above.
6 [53042] Select the one answer choice that best describes your skill demonstrating external awareness (i.e. identifying and understanding economic, political, and social trends that affect the organizations) in conducting investigations:
  • I have experience developing relationships with internal/external groups to complete work assignments.
  • I have experience researching and analyzing trends affecting public sector organizations, but have not developed relationships with internal/external groups.
  • I have completed coursework in Public Policy, Criminal Justice, Law or Public Administration, but have not researched/analyze trends affecting public sector organizations.
  • I have experience gathering information pertaining to the Federal Government but have not completed coursework in Public Policy, Law, Criminal Justice, or Public Administration.
  • I do not possess the experience/training described above.