Criminal Investigator


Vacancy ID: 757843   Announcement Number: FDA-MP-03-13-757843   USAJOBS Control Number: 327783800

Social Security Number

Enter your Social Security Number in the space indicated. Your Social Security Number is requested under the authority of Executive Order 9397 to uniquely identify your records from those of other applicants who may have the same name.  As allowed by law or Presidential directive, your Social Security Number is used to seek information about you from employers, schools, banks and others who may know you. Providing your Social Security Number is voluntary, however we can not process your application without it.


Vacancy Identification Number

Enter 757843
1. Title of Job

Criminal Investigator
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

Are you an ICTAP Eligible?

For information on how to apply as an ICTAP eligible see http://opm.gov/rif/employee_guides/career_transition.asp#ictap.  To be well-qualified and exercise selection priority for this vacancy, displaced Federal employees must be rated at 85.0 or above on the rating criteria for this position.


6. Citizenship

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

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

8. Other Information

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

9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

Enter the lowest grade level that you will accept for this position. The lowest grade for this position is 13.


13

11. Miscellaneous Information

If you are a male at least 18 years of age, born after December 31, 1959, have you registered with the Selective Service System?


01 Yes
02 No
03 Not Applicable

12. Special Knowledge

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

13. Test Location

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

14. Veteran Preference Claim

15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

16. Availability Date

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

Select/enter at least one occupational specialty. The specialty code for this position is:

001 - Competitive MP: This applies to current or former federal employees who either are currently or have previously held a permanent position at the GS-12 grade level or below, with no higher promotion potential and are applying for a promotion;

002 - Non-Competitive MP: This applies to current or former federal employees who either are currently or have previously held a permanent position at the GS-13 grade level or above, or are/was in a position with a promotion potential to the GS-13 or above and is applying for a reassignment.


001 Competitive MP
002 Non-Competitive MP

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:


990000000 Location Negotiable After Selection

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

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

24. Personal Background Information

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

25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1. Choose an answer that best describes your experience as related to the basic qualification requirements for this position.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience that has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. This experience is related to the work of the position and is equivalent to at least the GS-12 level in the Federal service as described in the vacancy announcement.
B. My experience is not reflected in the above statements.

2. This announcement is open to current applicants eligible under the Career Transition Assistance Program (CTAP) or the Inter-Agency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP) only.  (Please refer to the "Other Information" section of the announcement for an explanation of CTAP/ICTAP and the required documentation). 

Are you a CTAP/ICTAP candidate?

A. Yes
B. No

3. This position requires frequent travel - up to 75% of the time. Are you willing to travel?

A. Yes
B. No

4. Have you successfully completed the Criminal Investigator Training Program (CITP) conducted by the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) or an equivalent program conducted by another Federal Agency?

A. Yes
B. No

The following criteria will be used to evaluate your level of knowledge, skill, or ability in certain areas required for this position. For each item, choose the statement from the list below (A-E) that best reflects your level of experience and/or training in that area.

A- I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing this task, but have not yet performed it on the job.
C- I have performed this task on the job. My work on this task was monitored closely by a supervisor or senior coworker to ensure compliance with proper procedures.
D- I have performed this task as a regular part of a job. I have performed it independently and normally without assistance from a supervisor or senior coworker.
E- I have instructed or assisted other workers in the performance of this task due to my expertise in this area.

5. Independently plan and conduct criminal, civil, and administrative investigations.

6. Serve as technical expert and provide assistance to other criminal investigators in conducting research, study, and analysis of cases to determine applicable laws, violations and proof required.

7. Lead or coordinate complex investigations involving multiple agencies.

8. Conduct highly complex criminal investigations including interviews with suspects, witnesses, informants and other law enforcement agents.

9. Collaborate with agents from other Federal/State/Locale enforcement agencies in initiating contact with officials of regulated businesses and individuals on complex investigations.

10. Conduct formal or informal training on investigation techniques and methods.

11. Prepare investigative reports for prosecutors and management officials.

12. Present investigative findings and facts to Federal, State, and local law enforcement officials and prosecutors.

13. Verify, corroborate, and establish relationships of facts and evidence to establish the accuracy and authenticity of the information.

14. Plan, coordinate, and lead a group of investigators in conducting complex criminal investigations.

15. Collaborate and coordinate with Federal, State, and local law enforcement officials in the planning/conducting of investigative and prosecution efforts.

16. Serve as a technical expert in criminal investigation techniques.