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In order to be hired for this position, applicants must undergo and successfully pass a background investigation. This may include a review of financial issues, such as delinquency, child support and/or tax obligations, as well as certain criminal offenses and illegal use of or possession of drugs.
1 Are you willing to undergo a background investigation? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
This position requires the ability to deploy with little or no advance notice to anywhere in the United States or its territories for an extended period of time.
2 Are you available to deploy on 24 hour notice at all times (minimum of 275 days per year) unless on pre-approved Reservist (unpaid) leave (up to 90 days per year)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 I understand that availability for deployment does not guarantee that I will be deployed. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 I understand that Reservist employees are compensated only when deployed. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3097946 FEMA Reservist employees are required to maintain an address of primary residency (which will serve as the official duty station of the employee) in a Stafford Act "State", as defined in Section 102(4) of the Stafford Act. The Stafford Act states include one of the fifty States, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.
5 3097948 Do you meet this requirement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
6 Are you willing to work in excess of eight hours a day or in excess of 40 hours in a given week, including weekends and holidays, and under stressful, physically demanding, and austere conditions? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
7

3193998 Please indicate where and when you obtained each of the specialized experience requirements listed in the Qualifications section of this Job Opportunity Announcement. Include in your response: (1) the area of specialized experience; (2) the place of employment; and, (3) the specific dates of employment the experience was gained in MM/DD/YYYY - MM/DD/YYYY format. Your response must be supported by your resume.

Example: Experience in developing and delivering presentations and training; ABC Company; 10/01/2016 - 05/15/2018.

Maximum length of 5000 characters. Answer to this question is required
8 3225388 How did you hear about this Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) job opportunity? Answer to this question is required
  • FEMA’s Facebook
  • FEMA’s Twitter
  • FEMA’s LinkedIn
  • FEMA’s GlassDoor
  • Careers.FEMA.gov website
  • Monster.com
  • Indeed
  • Zip Recruiter
  • USAJobs
  • State or Local Employment Office
  • DHS/FEMA Hiring Event (in person)
  • Conference or Meeting
  • Career / Job Fair
  • Conference or Meeting
  • FEMA Hiring Event (virtual)
  • FEMA Recruiter
  • Professional Organization
  • Through my college or university
  • FEMA Employee referral
  • Newspaper
  • Radio
  • Other
    8.1 3095446 Please specify how you learned about this Federal Emergency Management Agency job opportunity. Maximum length of 250 characters.
9 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
10 3125489 I acknowledge that I have reviewed the Required Documents section of this announcement to determine which documents, if any, I need to provide in support of this application. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
11 3125490 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
12 Please take this opportunity to review your question responses to ensure their accuracy. By agreeing to the statement below, you are confirming that you understand this statement, have reviewed your responses to this questionnaire for accuracy, and verify that your responses accurately describe your current level of experience and capability. Failure to agree to the statement below will disqualify you from further consideration for the position Answer to this question is required
  • Yes, I verify that all of my responses to this questionnaire are true and accurate. I accept that if my supporting documentation and/or later steps in the selection process do not support one or more of my responses to the questionnaire that my application may be removed from further consideration.
  • No. I do not accept this agreement and/or I no longer wish to be considered for this position.
13 From the list below, select the area(s) in which you have provided telecommunications services. (Select all that apply) Answer to this question is required
  • High Frequency (HF)
  • Very High Frequency (VHF)
  • Ultra High Frequency (UHF)
  • Satellite Communication (SATCOM)
  • Electronic Private Automatic Branch Exchange (EP ABX)
  • Local Area Network (LAN)
  • Video Conferencing
  • Wireless Systems
  • None of the above
14 From the list below, select the statements that most closely describe your experience working with communications systems and/or networks. Answer to this question is required
  • Provided technical guidance to network users at all organization levels.
  • Planned the implementation and/or management of communication networks.
  • Reviewed specifications and/or operational capabilities of communications equipment.
  • Directed the procurement of equipment to enhance communications systems.
  • Conducted evaluations of telecommunications systems projects to determine future resource requirements.
  • Prepared special reports to comply with regulations and/or policies.
  • None of the above.
15 From the list below, select the experience(s) you have gained developing telecommunications systems. Answer to this question is required
  • Provided statistical analysis of system performance.
  • Developed strategies to plan or deliver telecommunication services.
  • Developed procedures to sustain and/or enhance communication.
  • Developed communication systems user training.
  • None of the above.
16 Select the statement(s) that describe your experience managing and overseeing contractor technical support services for large organizations. Answer to this question is required
  • I have experience developing detailed task assignments (i.e. work plans/scopes of work, schedules, and milestones) for contractor technical support activities.
  • I have experience formulating technical specialty requirements and cost estimates for contractor technical support activities.
  • I have experience overseeing contractor performance in fulfilling terms of the task assignment, including monitoring task completion and costs, and directing the contractor to address identified deviations to the terms.
  • I have experience evaluating task assignment deliverables, including contractor effectiveness, efficiency of organization and format, completeness, technical accuracy and editorial correctness, and directing the contractor to address identified deficiencies.
  • None of the above
17 Do you have experience communicating technical information verbally? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
18 Do you have experience writing technical documents related to telecommunications? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
19 3087057 From the list below, select the Microsoft Application(s) in which you are proficient. Answer to this question is required
  • I am proficient using Microsoft Outlook.
  • I am proficient using Microsoft Word.
  • I am proficient using Microsoft Excel.
  • I am proficient using Adobe Acrobat.
  • I am proficient using Internet Explorer.
  • None of the above.
20 Select the response(s) that best describes your supervisory and /or leadership experience. Answer to this question is required
  • Established guidelines.
  • Set goals and performance expectation.
  • Evaluated performance.
  • Communicated deficiencies.
  • Managed staff recruitment.
  • Developed organizational work plans.
  • Provided counseling to subordinate staff.
  • Trained staff on as a first or second level supervisor.
  • None of the above.