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Grade: 09

1 GS-09 - Choose one answer that best describes your education, experience or combination of education and experience as related to the basic qualification requirements for this position: Answer to this question is required
  • I have at least one year of specialized experience that has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. This experience is related to the work of the position and equivalent to at least the GS-07 level in the Federal service as described in the vacancy announcement
  • I have completed 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education OR possess a master's or equivalent graduate degree (such as an LL.B. or J.D.).
  • I have a combination of specialized experience and graduate level education that meets 100% of the qualification requirements for this position.
  • I do not meet any of the requirements described above.
YOUR RESPONSE TO THE FOLLOWING BASIC QUALIFICATION QUESTION(S) MUST BE SUPPORTED IN YOUR RESUME. FAILURE TO SUPPORT YOUR ANSWER(S) IN YOUR RESUME MAY IMPACT YOU OR ELIMINATE YOU FROM CONSIDERATION.

Grade: All Grades

YOUR RESPONSES TO THE FOLLOWING QUESTIONS MUST BE SUPPORTED IN YOUR RESUME. FAILURE TO SUPPORT YOUR ANSWER(S) IN YOUR RESUME MAY IMPACT YOU OR ELIMINATE YOU FROM CONSIDERATION.
1 Which statement best describes your highest level of experience using military personnel management systems to process personnel actions? Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have had 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 with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task, and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
2 Select the military policies and procedures you have applied in a professional setting. Answer to this question is required
  • Awards and Decorations Program requirements and procedures
  • Personnel Record content and format
  • Personnel Record maintenance procedures and requirements
  • None of the above
3 Select the types of software you have used independently to perform work assignments. Answer to this question is required
  • Spreadsheet software (e.g., Microsoft Excel)
  • Word processing software (e.g., Microsoft Word, WordPerfect)
  • Presentation software (e.g., Microsoft PowerPoint)
  • Database software (e.g., Microsoft Access)
  • Portable Document Format (PDF) software (e.g., Adobe Acrobat)
  • Imaging software
  • Scanning software
  • Email software (e.g., Microsoft Outlook)
  • Project management software (e.g., Microsoft Project)
  • None of the above
4 Have you built consensus both within and outside your agency or company through collaboration and cooperation from others to obtain information, achieve results, and accomplish goals? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 Select the tasks you have performed related to identifying and analyzing problems, making logical decisions, and providing solutions. Answer to this question is required
  • Identified and analyzed problems; distinguished between relevant and irrelevant information to make rational decisions.
  • Provided data-driven solutions to individual and organizational problems.
  • Used qualitative data and analytical tools in problem solving.
  • Identified problems/issues in communicating information to specific audiences developed a plan to reach the audience with specific information.
  • Developed recommendations and courses of actions including counterparts in the international community.
  • None of the above.
6 Which statement best describes your highest level of experience working with a DoD or VA disability evaluation system? Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have had 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 with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task, and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
7 Which statement best describes your highest level of experience providing personnel services for retired military members? Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have had 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 with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task, and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
8 Which statement best describes your highest level of experience working with retired members on the Temporary Disability Retirement List (TDRL)? Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have had 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 with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task, and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
9 Which statement best describes your highest level of experience providing personnel services and support to civilian, active duty, and reserve personnel? Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have had 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 with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task, and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
10 Which statement best describes your highest level of experience prioritizing your workload? Answer to this question is required
  • I have not had experience, education, or training in performing this task.
  • I have had 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 with close supervision from supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have performed this task as a regular part of the job, independently and usually without review by supervisor or senior employee.
  • I have supervised performance of this task, and/or I have trained others in performance and/or am normally consulted as an expert for assistance in performing this task.
11 Which tasks have you performed with computers? Answer to this question is required
  • Saved electronic files
  • Retrieved electronic files
  • Activated/installed a printer
  • Printed documents
  • Edited word processor files
  • Revised database files
  • Edited data in spreadsheets
  • None of the above
12 Have you ever worked in an organization affiliated with the TRICARE program? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
13 I am requesting consideration under Executive Order 13473 as a noncompetitive military spouse based on the transfer of my military spouse and I certify that I have not previously used this authority to obtain a position in the commuting area of this position. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    13.1 Date of marriage to military spouse:
  • No
14 The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) must authorize employment offers made to current or former political appointees. If you are currently, or have been within the last 5 years, a political Schedule A, Schedule C or Non-Career SES employee in the Executive Branch, you must disclose this information to the HR Office. Are you currently, or have you been within the last 5 years, a political Schedule A, Schedule C or Non-Career SES employee in the Executive Branch? If yes, please provide appropriate documentation in your application package to provide proof of your current or most recent political appointment. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No