Orthotist-Prosthetist GS-667-5/7/9/11


Vacancy ID: 872311   Announcement Number: NY-13-SLH-872311   USAJOBS Control Number: 341519800

Social Security Number


Vacancy Identification Number

Please include the Vacancy ID (872311) in the space provided
1. Title of Job

Orthotist-Prosthetist GS-667-5/7/9/11
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address


4. Work Information

5. Employment Availability

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

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

10. Lowest Grade


07

11. Miscellaneous Information

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

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


18. Other Date Information

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

19. Job Preference

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

20. Occupational Specialties


001 Orthotist/Fitter

21. Geographic Availability


120457071 Cape Coral, FL

22. Transition Assistance Plan

Select the appropriate answer below if you are eligible under the Inter-Agency Career Transition Assistance Program or Agency Career Transition Assistance Program If you have never worked for the federal government, you are not ICTAP/CTAP eligible - please leave this section blank. To be considered for placement under either of these programs, you must provide proof of eligibility and you must be considered well-qualified for this vacancy.  Well-qualified means that applicants must possess experience that exceeds the minimum qualifications of the position including all selective factors, and are proficient in most of the requirements of the job. Additional information about ICTAP/CTAP eligibility is at OPM's Career Transition Resources website: http://www.opm.gov/rif/employee_guides/career_transition.asp.
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:

Please choose A (Yes) or B (No) in response to the following questions.

1. Are you a citizen of the United States? 

A. Yes
B. No

2. Are you proficient in spoken and written English as required by 38 U.S.C. 7402 (d) and 7407 (d)?

A. Yes
B. No

3. Do you have one year of basic experience/knowledge as an Orthotist/Fitter or have you successfully completed Graduate education or an internship in Orthotics or a directly related field?  Examples of basic experience/knowledge include knowledge of anatomy, physiology, body mechanics, the application and function of orthoses and of materials and technology available for use in fabrication of such devices; skill in the use of tools, materials, and specialized equipment.

A. Yes
B. No

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES - This section evaluates your knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the duties of this position. For each task below, choose the statement from the list below that best describes your experience and/or training. If you are not applying online, please darken the oval corresponding to that statement in Section 25 of the Qualifications and Availability Form C. Please select only one letter for each item.

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

4. Knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, biomechanics, kinesiology, physics, and etiology of diseases. 

5. Knowledge of psychology and age-related competency.

6. Knowledge of materials science including materials such as plastics, composites, metals, and leather commonly used in fabrication.

7. Ability to use hand and power tools in the fabrication of devices.

8. Ability to communicate orally and in writing.

9. Did you complete the Application for Associated Health Occupations, VA Form 10-2850C, and submit it with your application packet? 

A. Yes
B. No

If no, please go back and submit appropriate application, VA Form 10-2850c Application for Associated Health Occupations.  Please confirm below that you have submitted this form.

Requires a response of yes or no

10. 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 and that responding "No" or providing no response to this item will result in my not being considered for this position.

A. Yes, I understand the information provided above and certify that the information provided in this questionnaire is true, correct, and provided in good faith.
B. No, I do not certify this information and do not wish to be considered for this position.