You must have one full year of specialized experience comparable in difficulty and responsibility to the next lower grade level in federal service. Specialized experience is experience that has equipped you with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform successfully the duties of the position, and that is typically in or related to the work of the position to be filled.
To qualify at the CU-06 level: You must have one full year of specialized experience comparable to at least the GS/CU-05 level in the Federal Service. Qualifying experience is experience proofreading correspondence for appropriate sentence structure, (i.e., using voice and tense correctly, sentences in paragraphs are clear and related to each other as well as related to the topic sentence); scheduling appointments; researching and analyzing information; researching data and compiling information for use in statistical reports, schedules, and graphs; establishing office files and records; reviewing and verifying data for mathematical accuracy and completeness; developing routine correspondence; monitoring the flow of incoming correspondence, mail, reports, and following up on status items; reviewing reports/claims forms to determine accuracy and reporting any errors; using computer software to update and input data, prepare mail-merge documents, prepare presentations, export data to other applications, or equivalent experience.
To qualify at the CU-07 level, you must have one full year of specialized experience comparable to at least the GS/CU-06 level in the Federal Service. Qualifying experience is experience analyzing and reconciling information for use in statistical reports, schedules, and graphs; analyzing financial data for accuracy and completeness; developing a variety of written products, using proper grammar, punctuation, format, spelling, and sentence structure; reviewing outgoing correspondence for conformance to known administrative policies and regulations; preparing reports and documents that include tables; developing basic formulas (add, subtract, multiply, divide); developing graphs and charts; prioritizing assignments and tasks; gathering and analyzing data, drawing conclusions, and providing solutions or recommendations; performing queries; or equivalent experience.
You cannot qualify for this position based on education. You must have the specialized experience as outlined under the "Qualifications" section.
You must provide specific details in your resume as to how your work experience meets the specialized experience for this position. Please include the month and year that you began and ended, and hours worked per week for each position held. Failure to provide specific details in your resume will result in an ineligible rating due to not meeting the specialized experience.
You must meet the qualifications for this position by the closing date of this announcement.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES (KSAs): Your qualifications will be evaluated on the basis of your level of knowledge, skills, abilities and/or competencies in the following areas:
1. Analytical Skills
2. Technical Skills
3. Written Communication
4. Oral Communication
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Your application package will be reviewed for completeness (resume, completed assessment questionnaire, and supporting documentation). You will not be considered if you fail to submit all the required documents as outlined in this vacancy announcement. If you meet the qualification requirements, your application will be placed in one of three categories: Best Qualified, Better Qualified, or Qualified. Within these categories, applicants eligible for veterans' preference will receive selection priority over non-veterans.
Do not overstate or understate your level of experience and capability. You should be aware that your ratings are subject to evaluation and verification.