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Grade: 05

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Grade: 07

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Grade: All Grades

1 To meet the eligibility requirements for the Recent Graduates Program, select the option that best describes your educational background: Answer to this question is required
  • I have completed a qualifying associates, bachelors, masters, professional, doctorate, vocational or technical degree or certificate from a qualifying educational institution within the previous two years.
  • I am a veteran who was unable to apply within two years of earning my degree due to military obligation, but have earned a qualifying degree within the past six years.
  • I do not meet any of the above.
2 To meet the Basic Qualifications Requirements for GS-5, select the option that best describes your education and/or experience background: Answer to this question is required
  • I have a BACHELOR'S DEGREE in accounting/auditing OR in a related field such as business administration, finance, or public administration.
    2.1 Please select the response that best describes your education:
    • Degree in accounting, auditing; or a degree including auditing courses in a related field such as business administration, finance, or public administration that included or was supplemented by 24 semester hours in accounting. The 24 hours may include up to 6 hours of credit in business law.
    • Degree in auditing; or a degree in a related field such as business administration, finance, public administration or accounting.
    • I do not meet any of the above.
  • I do not meet the education requirement.
3 To meet the Basic Qualifications Requirements for GS-7, select the option that best describes your education and/or experience background: Answer to this question is required
  • I have a BACHELOR'S DEGREE and 1 year of graduate-level education in accounting/auditing OR in a related field such as business administration, finance, or public administration or 1 year equivalent to at least GS-5.
    3.1 Please select the response that best describes your education:
    • Degree in accounting, auditing; or a degree including auditing courses in a related field such as business administration, finance, or public administration that included or was supplemented by 24 semester hours in accounting. The 24 hours may include up to 6 hours of credit in business law.
    • Degree in auditing; or a degree in a related field such as business administration, finance, public administration or accounting.
    • I do not meet any of the above.
  • I do not meet the education requirement.
4 Select the type of audits in which you have experience: Answer to this question is required
  • Financial Audits
  • Incurred Cost Audits
  • Performance Audits
  • Information Technology (IT) systems
  • None of the above.
5 Experience in auditing system generated/automated information for data accuracy, reliability and completeness by applying professional auditing standards. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have completed formal education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job under close supervision by a supervisor, manager, or senior employee to ensure compliance with correct procedures.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without review by supervisor, manager 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.
6 From the following list, please indicate as many statements that apply in describing your experience in conducting research: Answer to this question is required
  • Reviews Federal regulations or policies
  • Uses surveys or questionnaires to gather data.
  • Conducts research and summarizes results.
  • Assists in conducting interviews to obtain information.
  • Analyzes financial data against objective criteria to draw conclusions.
  • I do not meet any of the choices above.
7 Review, analyze, and extract data from files and reports to support audits. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have completed formal education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job under close supervision by a supervisor, manager, or senior employee to ensure compliance with correct procedures.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without review by supervisor, manager 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.
8 Analyzes and assessed audit results to support recommendation or conclusion. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have completed formal education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed this task on the job.
  • I have performed this task on the job under close supervision by a supervisor, manager, or senior employee to ensure compliance with correct procedures.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without review by supervisor, manager 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.
9 Where did you learn about this EPA Position? Answer to this question is required
  • Job Fair/Career Conference
  • Referral from a Professional Organization
  • Referral from a College/University Career Placement Office
  • Referral from a Professor or Academic Advisor
  • Referral from a current EPA employee
  • Referral from a friend or family member
  • EPA Internet Site
  • Office of Personnel Management (OPM) USA Jobs Internet Site
  • Referral from a State or Local government
  • Referral from another Federal Agency/Employee
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • USA Jobs iPhone/iPad Application
  • Other (w/Branch)