Vacancy ID: 876857   Announcement Number: NIH-NIAID-DH-13-876857   USAJOBS Control Number: 342389400

Occupational/Assessment Questions:

The following section is used to determine your eligibility for priority consideration. If you want priority consideration, you must submit the required documentation to verify your eligibility as indicated.

1. Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP)/Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) - I am a current or former federal employee displaced from a position in a federal agency (e.g., IRS, VA, Dept of Labor, etc.) in the same local commuting area of the vacancy. I have a current (or last) performance rating of record of at least fully successful or the equivalent. Applicants eligible under ICTAP/CTAP are provided priority selection for vacancies within the local commuting area for which they apply and are well qualified.


NOTE: If you select "yes" in response to this question, you must submit copies of the appropriate documentation, such as a reduction in force (RIF) separation notice, a SF-50 reflecting your RIF separation, or a notice of proposed removal for declining a directed reassignment or transfer of function to another commuting area. You must also submit documentation to reflect your current (or last) performance rating of record. For more information on ICTAP/CTAP, please visit OPM’s The Employee's Guide to Career Transition Page.

A. Yes
B. No

As previously explained, your responses in this Assessment Questionnaire are subject to evaluation and verification. Later steps in the selection process are specifically designed to verify your responses. Deliberate attempts to falsify information will be grounds for disqualifying you or for dismissing you from employment following acceptance. Please take this opportunity to review your responses to ensure their accuracy.
If you fail to answer this question, you will be disqualified from consideration for this position.

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.

Thank you for your interest in the Pharmacist (GS-660-14) 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 Minimum Education requirements for GS-660, Pharmacist series as described in the Qualifications Section of the Vacancy Announcement.

A. I have a four year Bachelor's Degree in Pharmacy recognized by the American Council on Pharmaceutical Education.
B. I have successfully completed a 5-year course of study leading to a bachelor's or higher degree in pharmacy from an approved pharmacy school.
C. I have successfully completed a 6-year course of study leading to a Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree.
D. My education does not match the choices above.

2. Choose the one answer that best describes your professional pharmacist license status as described in the Qualifications Section of the Vacancy Announcement.

A. I have an active, current license as a pharmacist in a State, District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States.
B. My licensure status does not match the choice above.

3. Choose the one answer that best describes how you meet Additional Qualification Requirements of a Pharmacist, GS-660-14 position as described in the Qualifications Section of the Vacancy Announcement.

A. I qualify for this position at the GS-14 level because I have one year of qualifying experience equivalent to at least the GS-13 level in the Federal Government obtained in either the private or public sector, performing the following types of tasks: collaborating with physicians on design of drug treatment plans related to sponsored clinical trials both in the United States and internationally; identifying drug reactions or interactions; reviewing pharmacy plans for appropriateness of design, pharmaceutical information and compliance with Food and Drug Administration requirements; ensuring that sites participating in sponsored clinical trials meet appropriate guidelines and standards regarding investigational agent ordering, storage, dispensing, inventory management and quality assurance; overseeing and coordinating the procurement of investigational agents used in sponsored clinical trials; reviewing pharmaceutical data on investigation agents to be able to appropriately respond to questions on properties, handling and storage, preclinical and toxicity data, and problems with supply;.
B. My experience does not match the choice above.