Evidence Technician (OA)


Vacancy ID: 856896   Announcement Number: H-HO-13-856896-DEU-JSD   USAJOBS Control Number: 340829600

Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1. Please select the ONE response that BEST describes the education and/or experience that you possess that demonstrates your ability to perform as an Evidence Technician (OA), GS-07.

A. I have one year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-06 Federal grade level performing such duties as creating and maintaining automated records and issuing receipts, preparing inventory records and placing in storage.
B. My experience is not reflected in the above statement.

2. Can you type a minimum of 40 words per minute?

A. Yes, I certify that I can type a minimum of 40 words per minute, with 3 or less errors.
B. No, I cannot type 40 words per minute.

For each task in the following group, choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training. If faxing in the Occupational Questionnaire, Form 1203-FX, darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the form.

A- I have not had education, training or experience in performing this task.
B- I have had education or training in performing the 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 employee 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 review by a supervisor or senior employee.
E- I am considered an expert in performing this task. I have supervised performance of this task or am normally the person who is consulted by other workers to assist them in doing this task because of my expertise.

3. Properly assess and store non-drug evidence.

4. Arrange for disposition, destruction, or return of evidence in accordance with Federal regulations.

5. Provide regulatory and procedural guidance to personnel on handling, processing, storage, transport, and disposition of non-drug evidence.

6. Verifies accuracy and completeness of information on paper or computer documents or records.

7. Responds orally or in writing to inquiries or requests for information.

8. Maintains security or confidentiality of records, equipment, or computer access.

9. Serve as Evidence Custodian.

10. Ensures that vault and safe combinations are changed annually.

11. Issues receipts, prepares inventory records and places evidence in storage.

12. Ensures that evidence is stored in an orderly fashion for quick retrieval; arranging evidence to meet space limitations.

13. Uses a computer or word processor to create, edit, print, retrieve, or manipulate files.

14. Reviews content of letters or other documents for completeness, correctness or consistency.

15. Creates and maintains a computerized record system.

16. Utilizes a variety of software programs.

17. 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 I will not be considered for employment if I do not respond "Yes" to this certification item.

A. YES
B. NO