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Vacancy Details

Grade: 15

No questions specified.

Grade: All Grades

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 Ability to supervise, develop and lead a diverse workforce.** Supervised and led a diverse and multi-lingual workforce includes: 1) establishing realistic yet challenging goals and standards; 2) supplying regular, constructive feedback and mentoring staff; 3) seeking active participation of staff in planning, decision making and team building; 4) identifying skills and ability of staff and any skill gaps for current and future needs; 5) providing opportunities for career development/advancement; 6) hiring staff; 7) addressing performance and disciplinary matters; 8) communicating performance expectations; 9) conducting timely and periodic performance evaluations; 10) planning and assigning work; 11) ensuring tasks are appropriately delegated and satisfactorily completed; and 12) fostering an environment valuing diversity, integrity, and honesty focused on ongoing improvement to self, others and customer service. Answer to this question is required
  • In a leadership capacity, developed and promoted a diverse workforce and exercised final authority for the full range of personnel and administrative duties for an organization including ALL of the above.  Established and implemented annual, multi-year, or similar types of long-range work plans and schedules for the work of an organization.
  • In a leadership capacity, developed and promoted a diverse workforce and exercised the full range of personnel and administrative duties for an organization including ALL of the above.
  • In a leadership capacity, developed and promoted a diverse workforce and exercised the full range of personnel and administrative duties for an organization including SEVEN (7) to ELEVEN (11) of the above.
  • 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 Knowledge of the principles, concepts, and techniques of library science. Applied professional knowledge of Asian and Middle Eastern collections in all formats to manage library functions and carry out library programs; using this knowledge to monitor and control the quality, development, condition and security of the collections. Experience with the following: 1) setting priorities and policies for acquisition; 2) providing expertise and advice for developing collections; 3) working closely with special format divisions and their subject specialists in setting acquisition and/or collection development priorities and targets; 4) managing a division or department’s custodial collections; and 5) managing storage and exchange of materials. Answer to this question is required
  • As a manager of acquisitions and/or collection development in a research library or agency, initiated, planned and executed acquisition programs and performed ALL of the tasks listed above.
  • As a manager of acquisitions and/or collection development in a research library, worked in an existing acquisitions program and performed FOUR (4) of the tasks listed above.
  • As an acquisitions and/or collection development librarian demonstrated extensive knowledge of principles, concepts and techniques of library and information science applied to one or more specialized functions or programs within a library and information environment.  Performed AT LEAST FOUR (4) of the tasks listed above.
  • 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 in performing supervisory or managerial work.** Produced written products related to the work area of the position and the supervisory or lead responsibilities performed such as: 1) performance evaluations and plans; 2) counseling/disciplinary memos; 3) information for public dissemination in print and/or electronic form; 4) official correspondence; 5) policies and procedures; 6) annual and statistical reports; 7) budgets; and 8) project plans. Answer to this question is required
  • Wrote ALL of the documents listed above in a leadership position in a library environment. Some materials were recognized as having a significant impact in a national or international program area.
  • Wrote  FIVE (5) to SEVEN (7) of the documents listed above in a leadership position in a library environment. Some materials were recognized as having a significant impact in a program area.
  • Wrote AT LEAST FOUR (4) of the documents listed above in a leadership position in a library environment.
  • 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 Knowledge of integrated library systems, library applications, and other information technologies.** Applied knowledge of trends in library and information science, integrated library systems and emerging library technologies to other information technologies to carry out inventory control and digital conversion programs and deliver customer services. Answer to this question is required
  • Applied expert knowledge of integrated library systems and library technology capabilities for agency-wide library functions and programs.
  • Applied thorough knowledge of integrated library systems and technology capabilities for major library functions and programs for large libraries or very specialized library environments.
  • Applied basic knowledge of integrated library system features and technology capabilities applied to major library functions and programs.
  • 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 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
11 If you have heard about this position from another source other than those listed above, please indicate the source. Maximum length of 50 characters.