Police Officer (School Resource Officer), GL-0083-4/5/6/7/8


Vacancy ID: 757753   Announcement Number: CD-12-PQ757753 (DEU)   USAJOBS Control Number: 327823200

Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1. This position requires a valid driver's license.  Do you possess a current, valid driver's license?

A. Yes
B. No

2. Have you received and unfavorable suitability determination or been denied a security clearance by the Department of the Interior

A. Yes, within the last year
B. Yes, more than one year ago.
C. No

3. Are you currently over the age of 37?

A. Yes
B. No

4. Are you a veteran who is claiming veteran's preference?

A. Yes
B. No

5. Are you currently serving in, or have you ever previously served in, a federal law enforcement position which was covered under federal law enforcement special retirement provisions?

A. Yes
B. No
C. Not sure

6. Please select ONE of the statements below that best matches your qualifications for the GL-4 grade level:

A. Six (6) or more months of general work experience providing administrative, clerical, technical, or military work that involved protecting property, equipment, data, or materials; or that involved making judgments based on the application of directions, rules, regulations, or laws;
AND
Six (6) months of specialized experience that provided knowledge of a body of basic laws and regulations, law enforcement operations, practices, and techniques and involved responsibility for maintaining order and protecting life and property. Examples include serving as a law enforcement dispatcher; serving as a reserve officer performing basic, routine law enforcement tasks; riding with senior officials; observing law enforcement activities for learning purposes; handing out crime prevention material to educate the public.
Note: Successful completion of Federal, State, county, or municipal police academy or comparable training course that included at least 40 classroom hours of instruction in police department procedures and methods, and local law and regulations may be substituted for 3 months of specialized experience or 6 months of general experience.
B. I have successfully completed at least two years of study at an accredited school above the high school level with at least 12 semester hours in police administration, police law and evidence, police investigation, criminology, law enforcement, general law, or similar subjects closely related to police work and I have submitted a copy of my transcripts.
C. I have a combination of experience as described in A and education as described in B which totals 100% of the requirement. To compute, determine your total qualifying experience as a percentage of the experience required for the grade level; then determine your education as a percentage of the education required for the grade level; then add the two percentages.
D. None of the above describes my qualifications.

7. Please select ONE of the statements below that best matches your qualifications for the GL-5 grade level:

A. One year of prior police work experience performing a full range of operations in preventing or resolving offenses or in conducting preliminary investigations of rules violations, felonies, or capital crimes. Examples include providing routine fixed post or patrol assignments, responding to calls or alarms to crimes; questioning individuals at the scene of an incident; informing individuals of their rights as suspects or witnesses; operating radar or speed detection equipment; arresting violators caught in the act, issuing citations for observed violations of law; handing out crime prevention information during patrols; preparing accident reports; assisting victims of accidents.

Note: Successful completion of Federal, State, county, or municipal police academy or comparable training course that included at least 40 classroom hours of instruction in police department procedures and methods, and local law and regulations may be substituted for 3 months of specialized experience.
B. I have completed a full 4-year course of study leading to a bachelor's degree in Police Science or a comparable degree program related to the work of this position and I have submitted a copy of my transcripts.
C. I have a combination of experience as described in A and education as described in B which totals 100% of the requirement. To compute, determine your total qualifying experience as a percentage of the experience required for the grade level; then determine your education as a percentage of the education required for the grade level; then add the two percentages.
D. None of the above describes my qualifications.

8. Do you have one year of prior police work experience performing a full range of operations in preventing or resolving offenses or in conducting preliminary investigations of rules violations, felonies, or capital crimes. Examples include pursuing and apprehending persons fleeing a crime scene or resisting arresting; subduing individuals causing disturbances; identifying and arresting violators based on eyewitness accounts; coordinating emergency responses between security, fire, and other emergency units; taking charge of a crime scene and restricting access to the scene; seeking, detecting, and protecting evidence and witnesses at the scene of an incident?

A. Yes
B. No

9. Do you have one or more years of experience independently detecting and resolving crimes that require using judgment in identifying and applying proper procedures and techniques. Examples include conducting extensive research; interviewing victims and witnesses; collecting information and facts; planning, observing, and conducting stakeout operations; developing preliminary investigative leads; executing investigations which result in the arrests of suspects?

A. Yes
B. No

10. Do you have one or more years of experience independently conducting investigations to detect and apprehend criminal violations of such felonies as theft, assault, illegal entry, violations of controlled substances, etc. Examples include developing processes to detect and prevent criminal activity; developing informant networks for specific assignments; developing facts and police reports of criminal violations for use in pressing charges and bringing suspects to trial?

A. Yes
B. No

11. Do you have experience serving as an educator or instructor in preventative criminal activity such as Drug Resistance Education (DARE) or Gang Resistance Education Training (GREAT)?

A. Yes
B. No

12. Do you have experience serving as a law enforcement officer enforcing federal, tribal, state, or local criminal laws?

A. Yes
B. No

13. Do you have experience as a public safety officer in Indian country providing counseling and guidance to school students related to criminal activity?

A. Yes
B. No

14.

I understand I must fully complete and submit an OF-0306 as part of my application package.  The OF-0306 form can be found  here.

A. Yes