Food Inspector - Intermittent


Vacancy ID: 268593   Announcement Number: FI/INT-268593-09R   USAJOBS Control Number: 331796400

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268593
1. Title of Job

Food Inspector (Intermittent)
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6. Citizenship

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10. Lowest Grade

05
07

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20. Occupational Specialties

001 Food Inspector

21. Geographic Availability

010050095 Albertville, AL
010150027 Ashland, AL
010170083 Athens, AL
010227005 Baker Hill, AL
010370009 Blountsville, AL
010400095 Boaz, AL
010890103 Decatur, AL
010930069 Dothan, AL
011030031 Enterprise, AL
011280055 Gadsden, AL
011756031 Jack, AL
012130101 Montgomery, AL
012690059 Russellville, AL
013050125 Tuscaloosa, AL
013090011 Union Springs, AL
040510013 Tolleson, AZ
050130019 Arkadelphia, AR
050250063 Batesville, AR
050820141 Clinton, AR
050970149 Danville, AR
050980149 Dardanelle, AR
051000007 Decatur, AR
051060133 De Queen, AR
051210139 El Dorado, AR
051560113 Grannis, AR
051600015 Green Forest, AR
051890057 Hope, AR
051990087 Huntsville, AR
052790061 Nashville, AR
053000047 Ozark, AR
053150069 Pine Bluff, AR
053610007 Siloam Springs, AR
053670143 Springdale, AR
054000127 Waldron, AR
060440025 Brawley, CA
060680071 Chino, CA
061370019 Fresno, CA
061930047 Livingston, CA
061980037 Los Angeles, CA
062200099 Modesto, CA
062740097 Petaluma, CA
062749037 Pico Rivera, CA
063310019 Sanger, CA
063590019 Selma, CA
063770077 Stockton, CA
063950099 Turlock, CA
080430041 Colorado Springs, CO
080650067 Durango, CO
080880087 Fort Morgan, CO
081070123 Greeley, CO
100200005 Georgetown, DE
100212005 Harbeson, DE
100320005 Milford, DE
100330005 Millsboro, DE
100430005 Selbyville, DE
120010001 Alachua, FL
120510119 Center Hill, FL
121830121 Live Oak, FL
122010086 Miami, FL
123260057 Wimauma, FL
130270059 Athens, GA
130310245 Augusta, GA
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130790197 Buena Vista, GA
130880205 Camilla, GA
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131510313 Dalton, GA
131760069 Douglas, GA
132000123 Ellijay, GA
132285139 Gainesville, GA
133390021 Macon, GA
133440067 Marietta, GA
133800071 Moultrie, GA
133865139 Murrayville, GA
134310157 Pendergrass, GA
134340153 Perry, GA
134375145 Pine Mountain, GA
134670103 Rincon, GA
134910051 Savannah, GA
135200107 Stillmore, GA
135720093 Vienna, GA
153600007 Kapaa, HI
153627003 Kapolei, HI
161200027 Nampa, ID
170590017 Beardstown, IL
172500099 Earlville, IL
173931161 Hillsdale, IL
175230111 Marengo, IL
175680091 Momence, IL
175700187 Monmouth, IL
175850141 Mount Morris, IL
176270089 North Aurora, IL
176850143 Peoria, IL
177220019 Rantoul, IL
178120031 South Holland, IL
181030061 Corydon, IN
181200015 Delphi, IN
182060051 Haubstadt, IN
182730017 Logansport, IN
182947019 Memphis, IN
182950085 Mentone, IN
183050031 Milford, IN
183770151 Orland, IN
185120027 Washington, IN
191760115 Columbus Junction, IA
192230047 Denison, IA
192260153 Des Moines, IA
193910167 Hospers, IA
195320127 Marshalltown, IA
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196670049 Perry, IA
196870005 Postville, IA
197840167 Sioux Center, IA
197850193 Sioux City, IA
198100021 Storm Lake, IA
198790013 Waterloo, IA
199010139 West Liberty, IA
200210035 Arkansas City, KS
201370057 Dodge City, KS
202498055 Holcomb, KS
202520085 Holton, KS
203160175 Liberal, KS
205730191 Wellington, KS
210040053 Albany, KY
210210183 Beaver Dam, KY
211490237 Hazel Green, KY
211539083 Hickory, KY
212090111 Louisville, KY
212756101 Robards, KY
220070013 Arcadia, LA
220740111 Farmerville, LA
220980105 Hammond, LA
221650069 Natchitoches, LA
240385041 Cordova, MD
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241380045 Salisbury, MD
260691081 Byron Center, MI
261260163 Detroit, MI
261590041 Escanaba, MI
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262290005 Holland, MI
262520077 Kalamazoo, MI
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263990005 Plainwell, MI
264315073 Rosebush, MI
265320147 Yale, MI
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274650145 Melrose, MN
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277590067 Willmar, MN
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277750105 Worthington, MN
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280400089 Canton, MS
280520031 Collins, MS
280880123 Forest, MS
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281670123 Morton, MS
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282270123 Sebastopol, MS
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295310009 Monett, MO
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296880013 Rockville, MO
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297210159 Sedalia, MO
297460077 Springfield, MO
311310043 Dakota City, NE
311380023 David City, NE
312000019 Gibbon, NE
312090079 Grand Island, NE
313010119 Madison, NE
313480119 Norfolk, NE
314320037 Schuyler, NE
314800097 Tecumseh, NE
315060051 Wakefield, NE
320090001 Fallon, NV
342195033 Norma, NJ
343460011 Vineland, NJ
350605057 Moriarty, NM
365840105 South Fallsburg, NY
370160151 Asheboro, NC
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371270171 Dobson, NC
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373100179 Monroe, NC
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374580061 Teachey, NC
374850061 Warsaw, NC
375040193 Wilkesboro, NC
375120067 Winston-Salem, NC
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397210107 Saint Henry, OH
397290043 Sandusky, OH
399072075 Winesburg, OH
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402010139 Guymon, OK
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410490071 Dayton, OR
411170035 Klamath Falls, OR
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423020075 Fredericksburg, PA
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424180071 Lancaster, PA
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425190067 Mifflintown, PA
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426266077 Orefield, PA
427830091 Souderton, PA
428105071 Stevens, PA
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450620033 Dillon, SC
450930021 Gaffney, SC
451040045 Greenville, SC
451050047 Greenwood, SC
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452550085 Sumter, SC
452730081 Ward, SC
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462450099 Sioux Falls, SD
470400065 Chattanooga, TN
471700063 Morristown, TN
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472200003 Shelbyville, TN
472480131 Union City, TN
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480770295 Booker, TX
480910473 Brookshire, TX
480970041 Bryan, TX
481059341 Cactus, TX
481200365 Carthage, TX
481270419 Center, TX
481550273 Corpus Christi, TX
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482720177 Gonzales, TX
483140117 Hereford, TX
483280201 Houston, TX
484160005 Lufkin, TX
484610499 Mineola, TX
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484910177 Nixon, TX
485380189 Plainview, TX
486080451 San Angelo, TX
486090029 San Antonio, TX
486290187 Seguin, TX
487210309 Waco, TX
490780005 Hyrum, UT
491220039 Moroni, UT
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511086087 Glen Allen, VA
511190660 Harrisonburg, VA
511710171 New Market, VA
512270093 Smithfield, VA
512435001 Temperanceville, VA
512450165 Timberville, VA
531010015 Kelso, WA
531410057 Mount Vernon, WA
532140061 Stanwood, WA
532300077 Toppenish, WA
532393071 Wallula, WA
550010019 Abbotsford, WI
550180121 Arcadia, WI
550330005 Barron, WI
551240019 Curtiss, WI
552000009 Green Bay, WI
553100079 Milwaukee, WI
553470081 Norwalk, WI
RQ0060000 Aibonito, PR
RQ0290000 Coamo, PR

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1. Did you hear about this job from a USDA-FSIS employee?

A. Yes
B. No

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If no, please type ‘NA’.

2. Did you hear about this job from a College/University?

A. Yes
B. No

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If no, please type ‘NA’.

3. Did you learn about this job on WWW.FOODSAFETYJOBS.GOV?

A. Yes
B. No

4. Did you learn about this job on WWW.USAJOBS.GOV?

A. Yes
B. No

5. Did you hear about this job from a Magazine or Newspaper?

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B. No

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6. Did you hear about this job from an Employment Office or Job Center?

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7. Did you learn about this job from another source not listed above?

A. Yes
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Qualifying experience or education for the GS-5 level is described in the examples below. If you do not have 1 year of full-time (part-time is prorated) experience or a 4 year degree, as described in the examples below, you do not qualify for this position (Please do not complete the questionnaire if you do not have qualifying experience for the GS-5 or GS-7 level or qualifying education for the GS-5 level). You must provide a detailed description of the experience or a copy of your transcripts with your application. A qualifications determination will be made based on the examples of work experience or transcripts you provide in your application.

A- I have a 4 year degree (or will complete degree requirements within 9 months) with 12 semester hours in the biological, physical or agricultural sciences or math and am providing a copy of my transcripts with my application.
B- I have experience in a slaughter, processing or manufacturing plant which prepares food, beverage or pharmaceuticals for consumption. My experience involves decision making regarding good versus bad product, as well as applying, interpreting and explaining product or sanitation standards. (Non-technical repetitive functions such as basic trimming, packaging, etc. are not qualifying.)
C- I have experience as a meat cutter/butcher that included sanitation responsibilities, working with primal cuts, as well as meeting customer standards. (Basic grinding, slicing and wrapping are not qualifying.)
D- I have quality control or laboratory experience, in the food industry or similar production environment, that involved performing tests, analyzing results, developing processes or formulas and assuring product standards are met.
E- I have managerial or supervisory experience in the food or livestock industry that demonstrates communicating job requirements, evaluating performance, employee training, records management and inventory/budget responsibilities.
F- I have commercial chef/cook experience that involved responsibility for food prep/handling, sanitation practices and use of judgment related to recipes. (Fast food grill experience is not qualifying.)
G- I have experience as a Veterinary Technician conducting lab tests, assessing animals, performing autopsies, monitoring animals under anesthesia or preparing them for surgery and administering medications.
H- I have experience managing a commercial livestock or poultry enterprise that involved monitoring and maintaining air quality, temperature, feed, medications and sanitation.

I- I do not meet any of the specialized experience or education requirements that are stated above for the GS-5 level.

8. Please select one response from the list above that best identifies your qualifying experience or education for the GS-5 level. We will consider all your experience and education when making a qualification determination, but you must choose only one answer for this question. (Again, if you do not have the required experience or education, you should not continue.)

Qualifying experience for the GS-7 level is 1 year of full-time regulatory experience as a state, federal or military food inspector involving ante/post-mortem inspection of meat, poultry or seafood OR processed products inspection involving meat, poultry, seafood or egg products. (Inspection of dining or storage facilities, commissary or boxed beef experience is not qualifying at the GS-7 level).

A- I have at least 1 year of qualifying experience as a state, federal or military food inspector and will provide details of that experience in my resume.
B- I do not have qualifying experience, as described above, for the GS-7 level.

9. Please select one response from the list above that is the most appropriate for your experience at the GS-7 level.

The following questions ask about your experiences, preferences, and capabilities. No special training or experience is required to answer these questions. Generally, the questions relate to your work and education related experiences while some questions ask about your experiences in working with and relating to others in a work setting. If you are not currently in a work group, please answer the questions based on experiences you may have had in previous jobs, or in school, social, athletic, or volunteer organizations. Please do not skip any questions. Also, your responses on some items may be verified at a later date.

10. For me, deciding whether or not I have to inform my supervisor of work related issues is:

A. Easy
B. Slightly Difficult
C. Difficult
D. Very Difficult

11. Providing informal supervision to a number of different people is:

A. Easy
B. Slightly Difficult
C. Difficult
D. Very Difficult

12. I'll often make brief notes to help me recall details later.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

13. Among my coworkers I'm known as a "detail-oriented person" - someone who makes sure even the small things get done right.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

14. I always take on new assignments.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

15. I have had jobs that required me to write many memos to my supervisor.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

16. I have had several jobs that required me to make mathematical calculations.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

17. I often find that my decisions have an end result (good or bad) that I did not anticipate.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

18. I prefer to work by myself rather than in a group with other people.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

19. I would prefer a job where I have to decide what tasks should be done first.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

20. Math was my favorite subject in school.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

21. Most of my coworkers would say that I am very good at explaining things with just the right amount of detail.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

22. My coworkers sometimes ask me to check their work because they know I'm very good at catching little errors and things that may have been left out.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

23. My coworkers would say that I'm good at solving problems.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

24. My coworkers would say that, when I make a decision, I accept responsibility for its results.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

25. I've had quite a bit of experience in situations where even small errors (e.g., misreading a number could have serious consequences.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

26. My most recent supervisor would say that when I make a decision, I follow up to see how things turned out.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

27. My opinion of myself doesn't change much when people say something negative about me.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

28. My recent supervisors would say that I sometimes have to be reminded to do things that I have forgotten.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

29. My supervisors would say that I make a greater effort than most employees in learning new work methods when changes are introduced.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

30. My supervisors would say that I make the effort to learn more about my job.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

31. People have told me that I let my feelings and emotions influence my decisions too much.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

32. People I have worked with have sometimes complained about how long it takes me to make decisions.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

33. People I have worked with would say that I am good with numbers.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

34. People I work with would say that I am very flexible and can easily adapt to change.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

35. People often ask me to help them write messages or letters.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

36. There have been times recently where my supervisors returned things to me to correct small errors I had made.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

37. When I forget things, even things that are important, I don't worry about it because everyone forgets sometimes.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

38. When others challenge my opinions, I tend to assume they know more than I do.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

39. My past supervisors would say that I attend to small details that others may overlook when completing assignments.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

40. I have had jobs that required me to write several reports to my supervisor.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

41. I am willing to do the same task over and over.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

42. How important is it to you to have a clean job, where you don't get dirty?

A. Very Unimportant
B. Fairly Unimportant
C. Fairly Important
D. Very Important

43. How important is it to you to have a job where you have a good chance of getting promotions?

A. Very Unimportant
B. Fairly Unimportant
C. Fairly Important
D. Very Important

44. How important is it to you to have a job where you don't have to take on a lot of responsibility?

A. Very Unimportant
B. Fairly Unimportant
C. Fairly Important
D. Very Important

45. How important is to you to have a job that has nice friendly people at work?

A. Very Unimportant
B. Fairly Unimportant
C. Fairly Important
D. Very Important

46. How important is it to you to have a job that gives you a chance to make the world a better place?

A. Very Unimportant
B. Fairly Unimportant
C. Fairly Important
D. Very Important

47. How important is it to you to have a job where you don't have to go through a lot of "red tape" to get things done?

A. Very Unimportant
B. Fairly Unimportant
C. Fairly Important
D. Very Important

48. How many high school math courses have you passed?

A. None
B. 1
C. 2
D. 3
E. 4 or more

49. Check One:

A. I enjoy working under pressure.
B. I am willing to work under pressure.
C. I usually prefer not to work under pressure.

50. In your relations with other people do you try to:

A. please other people at any cost.
B. please other people if it doesn't go against your own feelings.
C. act according to your own feelings without regard to others feelings.

51. Would your choice of an ideal job be one which:

A. allowed a great amount of interaction with other people.
B. would require working with a small group.
C. would allow you to work closely with one other person.
D. would allow you to work by yourself.

52. How do you tend to react to an unpleasant situation?

A. Generally try to react immediately and figure out the best solution.
B. Most of the time you put off a decision for a little while so you can think it over.
C. Often want to sleep on it or put off a decision for quite a while.
D. You don't worry about it; things will take care of themselves.

53. If you have thought about something and come to a conclusion, how hard is it for someone else to change your mind?

A. Not At All
B. Somewhat
C. Quite
D. Very
E. Extremely

54. In your previous jobs, which best describes your experience?

A. Have not had previous jobs.
B. Worked under supervision but did not supervise others.
C. Worked independently with no supervision but did not supervise others.
D. Supervised one or two.
E. Supervised three or more.

55. For me, understanding and applying instructions given orally is:

A. Easy
B. Slightly Difficult
C. Difficult
D. Very Difficult

56. I often look at things and catch mistakes that others have overlooked.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

57. I can remember directions or instructions without writing them down.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

58. I can think of specific cases where I have been able to calm down others who were irate or angry about something.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

59. My coworkers would say that I do a good job at "keeping my cool" when dealing with people who are angry.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

60. My coworkers would say that, when I have the facts, I stand firm even when people disagree with me.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

61. My past supervisors would say that I tend to put off decisions that involve risk.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

62. People I have worked with would say that I am good at writing reports.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

63. People I've worked with would say that I am too cautious when making decisions.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.

64. Some of my coworkers would describe me as being rather easy to influence.

A. I do not agree with this statement at all.
B. I agree with this statement to some extent.
C. I agree with this statement quite a bit.
D. I agree with this statement to a great extent.
E. I totally agree with this statement.