CG-09: To qualify, applicants must have one year of specialized experience that is equivalent to the grade 7 level or above in the Federal service. Specialized experience is experience maintaining a web site using web-based applications such as Dreamweaver, Inquisite, or FrontPage and collecting and analyzing web site statistics.
To qualify based on education, applicants must possess a master's degree or equivalent graduate degree or 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree or LL.B. or J.D., if related.
To qualify based on a combination of experience and education, an applicant must possess a combination of specialized experience equivalent to the CG-7 level in or related to the work of this position and graduate level education that provided the specific knowledge, skills and abilities to perform successfully the duties of this position.
Applicants eligible for CTAP (Career Transition Assistance Program) or ICTAP (Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program) must achieve a score of 85 or higher in the online assessment to be determined "well qualified" for this position. For more information, click here.
Moderate Risk Position - Minimum Background Investigation (MBI) required. Completion of Confidential Financial Disclosure may be required.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Your resume will be reviewed, including the online assessment questionnaire, to determine whether you meet the qualification requirements outlined in this announcement. Therefore, it is imperative that your resume contain sufficiently detailed information upon which to make the qualification determination. Please ensure that your resume contains specific information such as position titles, beginning and ending dates of employment for each position, average number of hours worked per week, and if the position is/was in the Federal government, you should provide the position series and grade level. If you rated yourself higher on the questionnaire than what is supported by your resume, your overall qualifications assessment may be adversely affected.
If you are found qualified, you will be placed in one of three categories: Best Qualified, Highly Qualified, or Qualified. These category assignments are a measure of the degree in which your background and responses to the assessment questions match the competencies/knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSAs) listed below. Within these categories, candidates eligible for veterans preference will receive selection priority over non-veterans.
1) Knowledge of principles of web site design, structure, organization, and maintenance as well as web–based applications such as Dreamweaver, Inquisite, FrontPage, PhotoShop, and PDF.
2) Ability to communicate in writing to publish information on a web page.
3) Ability to communicate orally in order to make recommendations to management and to brief them.
4) Ability to meet and deal with individuals at all levels using facilitation skills to discuss web issue and operations, resolve problems, and achieve agreement in information management and dissemination.
5) Ability to research factual issues and prepare appropriate web-based materials and applications.
You do not need to respond separately to these KSAs. Your answers to the online questionnaire and resume will serve as responses to the KSAs. To preview questions please click here.