Eli Segal Fellowship


Vacancy ID: 575076   Announcement Number: CNS-12-016-575076   USAJOBS Control Number: 307097100

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The Vacancy Identification Number is: 575076
1. Title of Job

Eli Segal Fellowship
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

If you are applying by the OPM Form 1203-FX, leave this section blank.

5. Employment Availability

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6. Citizenship

Are you a citizen of the United States?
7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

01

11. Miscellaneous Information

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12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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14. Veteran Preference Claim

15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

16. Availability Date

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17. Service Computation Date

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18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

001 - All U.S. Citizens.  You must be a U.S. citizen in order to apply under this specialty.

002 - Merit Promotion.  You must meet one of the following conditions:

003 - Noncompetitive Eligibles.  You must meet one of the following conditions:


001 Eli Segal Fellow - All U.S. Citizens
002 Eli Segal Fellow - Merit Promotions
003 Eli Segal Fellow - Non-Competitive Merit Promotion

21. Geographic Availability

Select/enter at least one geographic location in which you are interested and will accept employment. The location code for this position is:


0675 Washington DC Metro Area, DC

22. Transition Assistance Plan

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23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

Select the letter corresponding to the statement that describes how you qualify for this position. Select only one letter.

1. Select the letter corresponding to the statement that describes how you qualify for this Eli Segal Fellowship position.

A. Within the last 3 years, I have successfully completed a full-time term of service in AmeriCorps State National.
B. Within the last 3 years, I have successfully completed 1,700 hours of service in AmeriCorps NCCC.
C. Within the last 3 years, I have successfully completed one year of service in AmeriCorps VISTA.
D. I do not meet the requirements described above.

Please respond Yes or No to the following questions.

A- Yes
B- No

2. Are you alumni who were enrolled in full-time studies, in active military service or other full-time national service, e.g., Peace Corps?

3. I have a track record of in-depth community service experience as a volunteer with an organization that uses community based collaboration through service and volunteering to meet needs.

4. I have a track record of community service as an employee with an organization through service and volunteering to meet needs.

5. My community service experience relates to Senior Corps, Learn and Serve America, AmeriCorps (including AmeriCorps*NCCC or AmeriCorps*VISTA) or Peace Corps.

From the descriptions below, please select the letter corresponding to the statement that best describes your education. Please select only one letter.

6. Select the letter that best describes your education.

A. I have completed a 4-year course of study and possess a bachelor's degree.
B. I have completed 30 semester hours of graduate study and possess a master's degree.
C. I have completed 60 semester hours of graduate study and possess a master's degree.
D. I have completed course requirements for Ph.D.
E. My education or experience is not reflected in any of the above statements.

Please respond Yes or No to each of the following questions.

A- Yes
B- No

7. Would you be comfortable in a work situation that requires you to research, interpret, and apply multiple guidelines and requirements?

8. Have you suggested or made changes to products or procedures that resulted in better meeting customer needs?

9. Have you developed a formal mechanism to learn more about a problem (for example, developed a survey, conducted interviews or focus groups, etc.)?

10. Have you often been asked to proofread or edit the writing of others for content, punctuation, spelling, and grammar?

11. Have you successfully planned an event such as a conference, fund-raiser, etc.?

12. Have you worked on several major assignments or projects at the same time with minimal supervision and completed the work on time or ahead of schedule?

13. Have you successfully interacted or collaborated with people outside of your immediate work group (for example, people from other offices, departments, organizations, etc.)?

14. Have you successfully provided customer service, compiled information, or provided assistance to others?

15. Have you successfully completed a small-scale project (lasting several days or weeks) on or ahead of schedule with minimal supervision?

16. Have you devised a strategy to overcome a major setback that successfully enabled you to complete a project on time or within budget?

17. Have you successfully completed a complex research project that included collecting and analyzing information, and reporting conclusions or recommendations?

18. Have you successfully presented information at briefings, meetings, conferences, or hearings?

19. Have you successfully composed professional letters or written reports containing several short paragraphs, such as investigation reports, accident reports, performance evaluations, etc.?

20. Have you successfully written reports that presented facts, findings, logical conclusions, and persuasive arguments (for example, wrote a thesis, briefing papers, policy papers, complex research papers, etc.)?

21. Have you successfully provided customers, colleagues or clients with oral explanations of technical information or other complex information, such as regulations, policies, or procedures?

22. Have you designed or developed something, on your own initiative, to help you or other employees better complete assignments (for example, designed a training manual)?

23. Have you successfully worked with any data analysis software programs, not including computer applications classes?

24. Are you proficient with Word and/or other processing software?

25. Are you proficient with web-based applications to perform job functions?

From the descriptions below, please select the letter corresponding to the statement that best describes your experience. Please select only one letter.

26. Select the letter that best describes your experience working as a team leader or project manager.

A. I am extremely experienced working as a team leader or project manager.
B. I am very experienced working as a team leader or project manager.
C. I have experience serving as a team leader or project manager on an ad hoc basis.
D. I have experience working with a team on projects.
E. I do not have experience performing this task.

Please respond Yes or No to each of the following questions.

A- Yes
B- No

27. I work well in a fast paced environment with changing priorities.

28. I manage numerous assignments at once and meet all deadlines.

29. I am flexible and take on unexpected assignments.

30. I can interact and communicate with a diverse group of people on various levels.

31. I have successfully overcome a problem or challenge in the workplace.