NIH Internship (Engineering Aid/Technician) - GRU - Pathways


Vacancy ID: 842212   Announcement Number: NIH-GRU-13-842212   USAJOBS Control Number: 338458900

Social Security Number

Vacancy Identification Number

842212
1. Title of Job

NIH Internship (Engineering Tech) - GRU - DH
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

6. Citizenship

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

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8. Other Information

9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

02
03
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05

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

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 NIH Intern (Engineering Technician)

21. Geographic Availability

240000031 Montgomery County, MD
371360063 Durham, NC

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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

For information on who is required to register for the Selective Service, please visit The Who Must Register Page.


1 Yes
2 No
3 No, but I have an approved exemption
4 Not Applicable

25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

Thank you for your interest in the NIH Internship (Engineering Technician) (GS-899-2/3/4) position at our Agency. We will evaluate your resume and your responses to this Assessment Questionnaire to determine if you are among the best qualified for this position. Your responses are subject to verification. Please review your responses for accuracy before you submit this questionnaire.

1. Choose the one answer that best describes how you meet the basic qualification requirements for a NIH Internship (Engineering Technician) GS-899-2, as described in the Qualifications Section of the Vacancy Announcement.

A. I qualify for this position at the GS-2 level because I have completed a high school diploma or equivalent program.
B. I qualify for this position at the GS-2 level because I have 1 year of general experience equivalent to at least the GS-01 level in the Federal service or general work experience obtained in either the private or public sector.
C. I qualify for this position at the GS-2 level because I have a combination of post high school education and experience that meets 100% of the qualification requirements for this position.
D. My experience and/or education do not match the choices above.

2. Choose the one answer that best describes how you meet the basic qualification requirements for a NIH Internship (Engineering Technician) GS-899-3, as described in the Qualifications Section of the Vacancy Announcement.

A. I qualify for this position at the GS-3 level because I have completed one academic year post high school or an equivalent program.
B. I qualify for this position at the GS-3 level because I have 1 year of general experience equivalent to at least the GS-2 level in the Federal service, or experience obtained in either the private or public sector, providing technical support and assistance to engineers and technicians working in various engineering functions.
C. I qualify for this position at the GS-3 level because I have a combination of post high school education and experience that meets 100% of the qualification requirements for this position.
D. My experience and/or education do not match the choices above.

3. Choose the one answer that best describes how you meet the basic qualification requirements for a NIH Internship (Engineering Technician) GS-899-4, as described in the Qualifications Section of the Vacancy Announcement.

A. I qualify for this position at the GS-4 level because I have completed 2 full academic years of post-high school study or have an Associate's degree.
B. I qualify for this position at the GS-4 level because I have 1 year of general experience equivalent to at least the GS-3 level in the Federal service or experience obtained in either the private or public sector, providing technical support and assistance to engineers and technicians working in various engineering functions.
C. I qualify for this position at the GS-4 level because I have a combination of educational qualifications and experience that meets 100% of the qualification requirements for this position.
D. My experience and/or education do not match the choices above.

4. Choose the one answer that best describes how you meet the basic qualification requirements for a NIH Internship (Engineering Technician) GS-899-5, as described in the Qualifications Section of the Vacancy Announcement.

A. I qualify for this position at the GS-5 level because I have completed 4 full years of progressive post high school education or have a Bachelor's degree.
B. I qualify for this position at the GS-5 level because I have 1 year of qualifying experience equivalent to at least the GS-4 level in the Federal service or experience obtained in either the private or public sector, providing technical support and assistance to engineers and technicians working in various engineering functions. Examples of qualifying experience include searching reports, manuals, office records, compiling data; assisting higher grade personnel in the accumulations, preparation and presentation of data; and, participating in phases of testing activities including recording and proper interpretation of routine test results.
C. I qualify for this position at the GS-4 level because I have a combination of educational qualifications and experience that meets 100% of the qualification requirements for this position.
D. My experience and/or education do not match the choices above.


Thank you for your interest in the Internship Pathways Program at our Agency. This section will determine if you meet the Program Eligibility Requirements for this program. Please submit a copy of your unofficial transcripts to verify your eligibility. Failure to answer the following questions WILL eliminate you from consideration. For more information on qualifying educational programs, please visit The Office of Personnel Management's page.

1. Choose the one answer that best describes how you meet the Eligibility Requirements for this program. Your responses are subject to verification. Please review your responses for accuracy before you submit this questionnaire.

A. I am a current student who is enrolled in an accredited high school, college (including 4-year college/university, community college, or junior college); professional, technical, vocational, or trade school; advanced degree program; or other qualifying accredited education institution pursuing a qualifying degree or certificate AND am attending on at least a half-time basis.
B. I have been accepted for spring 2013 enrollment, at least on a half-time basis, in an associates, bachelors, masters, professional, doctorate, vocational or technical degree or certificate program from a qualifying accredited educational institution.
C. None of the previous responses applies to me.

2. Choose the one answer that best describes how you meet the Eligibility Requirements for this program. Your responses are subject to verification. Please review your responses for accuracy before you submit this questionnaire.
Are you least 16 years old?

A. Yes
B. No

3. Choose the one answer that best describes how you meet the Grade Point Average Program Eligibility Requirements for this program. Your responses are subject to verification. Please review your responses for accuracy before you submit this questionnaire.

A. I currently have a cumulative grade point average at or above 3.0 overall (out of a 4.0 scale).
B. I have recently been accepted for enrollment, at least on a half-time basis, in a an associates, bachelors, masters, professional, doctorate, vocational or technical degree or certificate program from a qualifying accredited educational institution and therefore do not have cumulative grade point average calculated yet.
C. None of the previous responses applies to me.

4. Choose the one answer that best describes how you meet the citizenship Program Eligibility Requirements for this program. Your responses are subject to verification. Please review your responses for accuracy before you submit this questionnaire. NOTE: Noncitizens may be hired under the Pathways Programs provided they meet applicable immigration requirements. You must be a U.S. Citizen prior to conversion to a competitive service appointment.

A. I am a United States Citizen.
B. I am not a United States Citizen, but am a national or legal permanent resident, or citizen of a defense treaty allied country, AND meet applicable immigration requirements to work in the United States. For more information on defense treaty allied countries, please visit The Department of State's page.
C. None of the previous responses applies to me.

For the following questions, please provide a brief response to the information requested in the questions below.

Please indicate the degrees(s) or certificate(s) you are currently enrolled in or have been accepted to, the field(s) of study, and the level of degree or certification (e.g. high school, associates, bachelors, masters, professional, doctorate, vocational or technical degree certificate).

Please indicate your expected degree or certificate completion date.

Please indicate your work schedule availability (i.e. full-time, part-time, or both).

FACTOR/COMPETENCY: Certification of Information Accuracy

1. I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, all of the information included in this questionnaire is true, correct, and provided in good faith. I understand that if I make an intentional false statement, or commit deception or fraud in this application and its supporting materials, or in any document or interview associated with the examination process, I may be fined or imprisoned (18 U.S.C. 1001); my eligibilities may be cancelled, I may be denied an appointment, or I may be removed and debarred from Federal service (5 C.F.R. part 731). I understand that any information I give may be investigated. I understand that responding "No" to this item will result in my not being considered for this position.

A. Yes, I certify that the information provided in this questionnaire is true, correct and provided in good faith, and I understand the information provided above.
B. No, I do not certify/understand the information provided above.