INSPECTIONS AND COMPLIANCE SPECIALIST


Vacancy ID: 838708   Announcement Number: LAG-OPR-838708-LMA-400-PN   USAJOBS Control Number: 337315000

Social Security Number

Vacancy Identification Number

838708


1. Title of Job

INSPECTIONS AND COMPLIANCE SPECIALIST
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

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5. Employment Availability

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

07
09

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 Inspections and Compliance Specialist

21. Geographic Availability

110010001 Washington DC, DC

22. Transition Assistance Plan

In this section indicate if you are a surplus or displaced Federal employee requesting special selection priority under the Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) or the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP). 

Note:  To receive consideration for CTAP or ICTAP, you must submit the necessary supporting documentation.  Refer to the vacancy announcement for additional information and instructions.


23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

The following questions will only be used to determine whether or not you meet the minimum qualification requirements for this position. You may wish to consult the vacancy announcement for a description of those requirements.

1. GS-07: Which of the following statements best describes your education and/or experience?

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-6 level that equipped me with the skills needed to perform the job duties. Examples include: participating as team member conducting and reporting on basic on-site compliance inspections; researching, collecting, organizing, reviewing, and analyzing information before, during and after inspections; and reporting individual findings for assigned areas identified, validated and verified during the course of inspections.
B. I am substituting superior academic achievement for the experience required at the GS-7 level.  I have completed the requirements for a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale, class standing in the upper third of a graduating class or major subdivision, or membership in a national scholastic honor society.
C. I have successfully completed one year of full-time graduate education.  This education has been obtained from an accredited college or university and demonstrates the skills necessary to do the work of the position.
D. I am combining successfully completed post-high school education and experience to meet the total qualification requirements for the GS-7 grade level.
E. I do not possess the experience or education described above.

If you chose response A or D in the previous question, you must provide the position title(s) and date(s) of employment referenced in your resume that demonstrate this experience. Also, provide the name and telephone number of a supervisor who can verify your claim.

2. GS-09: Which of the following statements best describes your education and/or experience?

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the GS-7 level that equipped me with the skills needed to perform the job duties. Examples include: conducting and reporting on basic on-site inspections; assisting the inspection team in planning inspections; ensuring inspection findings provide complete identification of deficiencies, areas of concern, and best practices; adequate background to support the findings; developing sound recommendations for corrective actions with assistance from the supervisor or team leader; and presenting oral and written findings to inspection team leader or supervisor.
B. I am substituting successful completion of a master's or equivalent graduate degree, or 2 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree, or a LL.B. or J.D. degree if related for the specialized experience requirement. This education must have been obtained from an accredited college or university and demonstrate the skills necessary to do the work of the position. (A course of study in business administration, public administration, law, criminal justice), or related fields is qualifying.
C. I am combining successfully completed post-high school education and experience to meet the total qualification requirements for the GS-9 grade level.
D. I do not possess the experience or education described above.

If you chose response A or C in the previous question, you must provide the position title(s) and date(s) of employment referenced in your resume that demonstrate this experience. Also, provide the name and telephone number of a supervisor who can verify your claim

For each task statement below, please select the response that best describes your skill level. The statements were developed based on the knowledge, skills, abilities, and competencies needed to successfully perform the work of this position. Be sure to describe your experience that supports your answers to the questions below, in your resume or application materials. It is important that your application package submitted, including resume, clearly shows how you possess the experience and skill levels you claim in this questionnaire. If not, your score will be lowered or you will be found not qualified. The information you provide will be verified. Any exaggeration of your experience, false statements, or attempts to conceal information may be grounds for rating you ineligible, not hiring you, or for firing you after you begin work.

3. Indicate the extent to which you have conducted and reported on basic on-site compliance inspections.

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

Please provide the position title(s) and date(s) of employment referenced in your resume that demonstrate this experience.

4. Indicate the extent to which you have assisted an inspection team in planning inspections.

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

5. To what extent have you researched, collected, organized, reviewed and analyzed information before, during and after an inspection?

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

Please provide the position title(s) and date(s) of employment referenced in your resume that demonstrate this experience.

6. Indicate the extent to which you have communicated both technical and non-technical information to others within and outside your organization.

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

7. Indicate the extent to which you have developed sound recommendations which identified the appropriate level of a problem, and the type of corrective action that was necessary to fix the problem.

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

8. Indicate the extent to which you have explained information developed as potential findings at the inspection site to assist in modifying inspections plans.

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

Please provide the position title(s) and date(s) of employment referenced in your resume that demonstrate this experience.

9. Indicate the extent to which you have ensured that inspection findings are valid and can be factually depicted and supported in the inspection results.

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

10. Indicate the extent to which you have reported to the team, team leader, and supervisor individual findings for assigned areas identified, validated and verified during the course of inspection.

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

11. Indicate the extent to which you have prepared written material documenting inspection processes and results.

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

12. Indicate the extent to which you have provided customer service working with clients and customers, assessing their needs, providing information or assistance, resolving their problems, or satisfying their expectations.

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

Please provide the position title(s) and date(s) of employment referenced in your resume that demonstrate this experience.

For each task statement below, please select the response that best describes your skill level. The statements were developed based on the knowledge, skills, abilities, and competencies needed to successfully perform the work of this position. Be sure to describe your experience that supports your answers to the questions below, in your resume or application materials. It is important that your application package submitted, including resume, clearly shows how you possess the experience and skill levels you claim in this questionnaire. If not, your score will be lowered or you will be found not qualified. The information you provide will be verified. Any exaggeration of your experience, false statements, or attempts to conceal information may be grounds for rating you ineligible, not hiring you, or for firing you after you begin work.

13. Indicate the extent to which you have conducted and reported on basic on-site compliance inspections.

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

14. Indicate the extent to which you have assisted in planning inspections.

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

Please provide the position title(s) and date(s) of employment referenced in your resume that demonstrate this experience.

15. Indicate the extent to which you have researched, collected, organized, reviewed and analyzed information before, during and after the inspection.

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

16. To what extent have you developed sound recommendations which identified the appropriate level of a problem, and the type of corrective action necessary to fix the problem?

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task?
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

17. To what extent have you explained information developed as potential findings at the inspection site to assist in modifying inspections plans?

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

18. To what extent have you ensured that inspection findings are valid and can be factually depicted and supported in the inspection results?

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task?
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

19. Indicate the extent to which you have developed inspection findings that provided accurate, complete identification of deficiencies, areas of concern, and best practices; adequate background to support the findings; and logical, supportable recommendations for corrective action.

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

20. To what extent have you presented oral and written findings to inspection team leaders for inclusion in the final, comprehensive inspection report?

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.

Please provide the position title(s) and date(s) of employment referenced in your resume that demonstrate this experience.

21. Indicate the extent to which you have discussed, defended, and justified the entire finding to the team leader as well as other team members, or management personnel during the course of the exit briefing.

A. I have not had education, training or experience performing this task.
B. I have had education or training in performing this task, but I have not yet performed it on the job.
C. I have performed this task on the job, with close supervision from a supervisor or senior employee.
D. I have performed this task as a regular part of a job, independently and usually without supervision from a senior employee.
E. I am considered by others to be an expert in this task. I have trained others to do this task, and I am consulted by others on how to perform this task.