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1 I certify, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all the information submitted by me with my application for employment is true, complete, and made in good faith, and that I have truthfully and accurately represented my work experience, knowledge, skills, abilities and education (degrees, accomplishments, etc.). I understand that the information provided may be investigated and or verified through reference checks. I understand that misrepresenting my experience or education, or providing false or fraudulent information in or with my application may be grounds for not hiring me or for firing me after I begin work. I also understand that false or fraudulent statements may be punishable by fine or imprisonment (18 U.S.C. 1001). Answer to this question is required
  • I have read and understand this information and attest that, to the best of my knowledge, the information I have provided is true and complete.
  • I have read and understand this information and do not wish to continue the application process.
2 Knowledge of the principles, concepts, and techniques of preservation and conservation treatment and the ability to properly document actions taken.**

Applied knowledge of preservation and conservation techniques, technologies, and the chemical nature of library collection materials in order to perform conservation work on special collection items and create proper documentation of preservation actions. Answer to this question is required
  • Coordinated and performed collections conservation procedures including complex treatment and documentation of special collections, and applied knowledge of standards, concepts and techniques of the preservation and conservation fields.
  • Performed collections conservation procedures including stabilization and documentation of special collections, applied knowledge of standards, concepts and techniques of the preservation and conservation fields.
  • Assisted a higher level specialist in performing conservation procedures including stabilization treatment and documentation of special collections, and applied knowledge of standards, concepts and techniques of the preservation and conservation fields.
  • None of the above.
3 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
4 Ability to research and analyze collections and materials to carry out conservation treatment and other preservation measures.**

Organized and analyzed information to develop, plan, implement, carry out and evaluate a variety of conservation programs within a library or similar institution. Answer to this question is required
  • Analyzed and synthesized information relating to complex conservation treatments and/or unique collection needs in order to develop, coordinate, and implement conservation strategies or solutions.
  • Analyzed and synthesized information relating to conservation treatment and/or collection needs in order to coordinate and implement conservation strategies or solutions.
  • Analyzed and organized information relating to collection needs in order to implement conservation strategies or solutions.
  • None of the above.
5 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
6 Ability to communicate in writing.

Wrote, reviewed and edited a variety of documents related to conservation treatment, collection surveys, research or other preservation actions.
Answer to this question is required
  • Independently wrote, reviewed and edited conservation treatment reports, collection survey analysis and research results related to the chemical and physical composition of special collections.
  • Assisted in writing, reviewing and editing of conservation treatment reports, collection survey analysis and research results related to the chemical and physical composition of special collections.
  • Provided input for the writing of conservation treatment reports, collection survey analysis and research results related to the chemical and physical composition of special collections.
  • None of the above.
7 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
8 Ability to assess collections to determine preservation needs.

Assessed and surveyed collections in order to develop, plan, implement, carry out and evaluate a variety of conservation/preservation programs within a library or similar institution.
Answer to this question is required
  • Analyzed and synthesized information relating to collection needs in order to coordinate and implement conservation/preservation strategies or solutions.
  • Analyzed and organized information relating to collection needs in order to implement conservation/preservation strategies or solutions.
  • Assisted in the organization of information relating to collection needs in order to implement conservation/preservation strategies or solutions.
  • None of the above.
9 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
10 Ability to provide consultation, outreach, and liaison services.

Provided consultation and liaison services to share information with people inside and outside the organization.
Answer to this question is required
  • Developed contacts to establish and maintain cooperative work relationships with individuals inside and outside the organization, recommended changes in procedures or workflows and explained information to groups and individuals with varying levels of understanding or knowledge of the subject.
  • Maintained contacts and/or cooperative work relationships, recommended changes in procedures or workflows to others, and explained technical information to individuals or groups.
  • Maintained contacts or cooperative work relationships and presented information to groups and individuals with a similar understanding of the subject.
  • None of the above.
11 In the box below, provide a description of your specific experience, education, knowledge, and/or training that supports your response to the previous question. Do not paste your resume here or state SEE RESUME. Failure to provide a narrative for any KSA statement will result in disqualification of your application from further consideration. Maximum length of 10000 characters. Answer to this question is required
12 How did you hear about this job opening? (You may select multiple responses.) Answer to this question is required
  • Congressional Referral
  • Academic Journal
  • Newspaper
  • LATPRO
  • Diversity Jobs
  • HACE
  • USAJOBS
  • Personal Reference
  • Other
13 If you have heard about this position from another source other than those listed above, please indicate the source. Maximum length of 50 characters.