You will be rated in accordance with the OPM Qualification Standard Handbook X-118C. Although a specific length of time and experience is not required for most blue-collar positions, you must meet any screen-out element listed, and show through experience and training that you possess the level of knowledge and skill necessary to perform the duties of the position.
The approved job elements for this occupation are listed as follows:
(1) Likelihood Of Success In Assignments Which Require Interest, Motivation, And Readiness To Do Simple Work. (SCREEN-OUT ELEMENT) View Assessment Questions
You must submit a copy of your transcripts. Unofficial transcripts will be accepted in the application package; however, official transcripts will be required prior to receiving an official offer. Click here for information on Foreign Education.
To be eligible for appointment, you must be currently enrolled or accepted for enrollment on at least a half-time basis at a qualifying educational institution, for the purpose of obtaining a diploma, degree, or certificate program lasting at least one year.
Current students must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.
Appointee must maintain a 3.0 or higher grade point average throughout the duration of the internship.
Males born after December 31, 1959 must be registered with Selective Service.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Traditional rating and ranking of applicants does not apply to this vacancy. Applications will be evaluated against the basic qualifications. Veteran's Preference does apply.
If you meet the minimum qualifications for this position, your application will be manually evaluated by a subject matter expert. Candidates determined to be Best Qualified will be referred to the hiring manager for further consideration and possible interview. The rating process protects the rights of veterans by placing them ahead of non-preference eligibles.
If you are a veteran, please refer to the following links for additional information and required documents: Veteran Information.
All such documents MUST be received by 11:59pm ET of the closing date,Thursday, March 07, 2013 , to be considered.