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Grade: All Grades

1 Have you held a career Senior Executive Service position in the Federal government OR are you a graduate of a certified SES Candidate Development Program? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes If yes, please provide a copy of your SF-50, Notification of Personnel Action, that shows your current or former status as a career SES member or proof that you are a graduate of a certified SES Candidate Development Program. You may upload the documentation or fax it to Attn: Sharon Benitez, 703-648-7451.
  • No
NOTE: Current SES Career Appointees and SES Reinstatement Eligibles are not required to complete the ECQs listed below. They are Mandatory for all other applicants.
2 ECQ 1.  Leading Change.  You must have demonstrated an ability to bring about strategic change, both within and outside the organization, to meet organizational goals.  Inherent to this ECQ is the ability to establish an organizational vision and to implement it in a continuously changing environment. Maximum length of 7000 characters. Answer to this question is required
3 ECQ 2.  Leading People.  You must demonstrate the ability to lead people toward meeting the organization's vision, mission, and goals.  Inherent to this ECQ is the ability to provide an inclusive workplace that fosters the development of others, facilitates cooperation and teamwork, and supports constructive resolution of conflicts. Maximum length of 7000 characters. Answer to this question is required
4 ECQ 3.  Results Driven.  This core qualification involves the ability to meet organizational goals and customer expectations.  Inherent to this ECQ is the ability to make decisions that produce high-quality results by applying technical knowledge, analyzing problems, and calculating risks. Maximum length of 7000 characters. Answer to this question is required
5 ECQ 4.  Business Acumen.  This ECQ involves the ability to manage human, financial, and information resources strategically. Maximum length of 7000 characters. Answer to this question is required
6 ECQ 5.  Building Coalitions.  You must demonstrate the ability to build coalitions internally and with other Federal agencies, State and local governments, nonprofit and private sector organizations, foreign governments, or international organizations to achieve common goals. Maximum length of 7000 characters. Answer to this question is required

Technical Qualifications

In addition to the ECQs, qualified applicants will possess the required technical qualifications, which represent the experience required to perform the duties of this position. Without exception, all applicants must address each of the following technical qualifications.

7 Expert knowledge of and competency in the application of the full range of laws and regulations related to most of these areas: grazing, natural resource damage assessment and restoration, education, water resources, Indian affairs, fish and wildlife, parks, energy, minerals, mining, procurement, patents, grants, contracts, tort claims, environmental impact, equal employment opportunity, personnel, Freedom of Information Act, and litigation. Maximum length of 8000 characters. Answer to this question is required
8 Demonstrated executive level ability to manage a legal program with diverse activities, including experience developing, implementing, monitoring and reviewing policies, procedures, and operations. Maximum length of 8000 characters. Answer to this question is required
9 Demonstrated executive level ability to coordinate and oversee both litigation and administrative proceedings. Maximum length of 8000 characters. Answer to this question is required
10 Are you currently serving or have served in the last five years in a Political Appointment in the Federal Government?
  • Yes
  • No
11 List the bar(s) of which you are an active member in good standing. Maximum length of 250 characters.
12 How did you find out about this vacancy announcement?
  • USGS Online Automated Recruitment System (OARS)
  • Email notice from OARS or the USGS Email Notifier
  • Friend or relative
  • Job Fair
  • Newspaper or magazine advertisement
  • OPM USAJOBS website
  • Placement Office - State, Federal or College
  • LatPro.com internet job site
  • GoldSea.com internet job site
  • The Black EOE Journal
  • Other commercial internet job site
  • Other