Psychology Aid/Technician (Office Automation)


Vacancy ID: 921188   Announcement Number: AFPCMEDEH-921188-0181   USAJOBS Control Number: 352593800

Social Security Number

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Vacancy Identification Number

The Vacancy Identification Number is: 921188


1. Title of Job

Psychology Aid/Technician (Office Automation)


2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

Applicants will only be notified of their rating electronically. In order to receive your Notice of Rating, you must apply using Option A, Application Manager.  

 


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

If not already selected, please indicate your lowest acceptable pay plan, grade level, or pay band:


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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

These dates are required if you have claimed Veterans' Preference unless you have claimed derived Preference (i.e., widows, spouse, etc.)

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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

The occupational specialty will be selected for you if there is only one, otherwise, select/enter at least one occupational specialty code for this position.
The specialty code for this position is:


001 Psychology Aid and Technician

21. Geographic Availability

The geographic location code will be selected for you if there is only one, otherwise, select/enter at least one geographic location in which you are interested and willing to accept employment.


040127019 Davis Monthan AFB, AZ
063883095 Travis AFB, CA
064023083 Vandenberg AFB, CA
082234041 Schriever AFB, CO
120935091 Eglin AFB, FL
123025005 Tyndall AFB, FL
300767013 Malmstrom AFB, MT
320145003 Nellis AFB, NV
350121009 Cannon AFB, NM
399165057 Wright-Patterson AFB, OH
485635029 Randolph AFB, TX
490695011 Hill AFB, UT
530705063 Fairchild AFB, WA

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

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24. Personal Background Information

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25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

Please respond yes or no to the following questions. Please indicate the veterans' status you are claiming.

A- Yes
B- No

1. CPS - 10 Pt Compensable disability preference (disability rating of 30% or more)

2. CP - 10 Pt Compensable disability rating of at least 10% but less than 30%

3. XP - 10 Pt Wife, widow, husband, widower, or mother preference or awarded a purple heart or non-compensable service-connected disability

4. TP - 5 point preference eligible

5. Non-Veteran - I am not claiming veteran's preference.

This section will be used to determine if you possess the basic requirements needed to qualify for a Psychology Aid and Technician, GS-0181. FAILURE TO RESPOND TO THIS QUESTION WILL RESULT IN AN INELIGIBLE RATING.

1. From the descriptions below, select the letter corresponding to the statement that most clearly and accurately describes your highest level of education and/or experience as a Psychologist Aid and Technician, GS-0181-04. Select only one letter.

A. I have at least 6 months of general experience and 6 months of specialized experience. Specialized experience that is equivalent to the next lower qualifying pay band or other equivalent pay systems, which has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. General Experience: (l) Any type of work that demonstrates the applicant's ability to perform the work of the position, or Specialized Experience (2) any experience that provided a familiarity with the subject matter or processes of the broad subject area of the occupation. Experience that involved the observation of and assistance in the application of techniques relating to behavior, capacities, traits, interests, and activities of either humans or, under laboratory conditions, animals. Experience may have been gained in connection with a program of research or direct services in psychology that gave a practical understanding of some of the principles, methods, and techniques
B. I have successfully completed two full years above high school leading to a bachelor's degree with courses related to the position being filled. Such education must include at least 12 semester hours in courses such as psychology, statistics, or other directly related subjects. This education must have been obtained in an accredited business, secretarial or technical school, junior college, college or university. NOTE: YOU MUST SUBMIT COPIES OF YOUR "OFFICIAL" TRANSCRIPTS.
C. I have part of the experience described in A, and I have part of the education described in B. Therefore, I have a combination of experience and education. NOTE: YOU MUST SUBMIT COPIES OF YOUR "OFFICIAL" TRANSCRIPTS.
D. I do not have the experience or education as described above.

2. From the descriptions below, select the letter corresponding to the statement that most clearly and accurately describes your highest level of education and/or experience as a Psychologist Aid and Technician, GS-0181-07. Select only one letter.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower qualifying pay band or GS-06 or other equivalent pay systems, which has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. My experience included interviewing experimental subjects, counseling and clinical clients, employees, and others in order to obtain specific factual data or opinions on specific issues, constructing testing and other measurement devices and questionnaires that parallel existing instruments or for which prototype specifications exist and drafting and revising testing and questionnaire items, gather data on performance of sample groups and results, and carry out preliminary statistical analyses in connection with the standardization and validation of items.
B. I have successfully completed one full year of graduate education or Superior Academic Achievement. Such education must be directly related to the work of the position. This education must have been obtained in an accredited business, secretarial or technical school, junior college, college or university. One year of full-time graduate education is considered to be the number of credit hours that the school attended has determined to represent 1 year of full-time study. If that information cannot be obtained from the school, 18 semester hours should be considered as satisfying the 1 year of full-time study requirement. NOTE: YOU MUST SUBMIT COPIES OF YOUR "OFFICIAL" TRANSCRIPTS.
C. I have part of the experience described in A, and I have part of the education described in B. Therefore, I have a combination of experience and education. NOTE: YOU MUST SUBMIT COPIES OF YOUR "OFFICIAL" TRANSCRIPTS.
D. I do not have the specialized experience or graduate education as described above.

3. From the descriptions below, select the letter corresponding to the statement that most clearly and accurately describes your highest level of education and/or experience as a Psychology Aid or Technician, GS-181-09. Select only one letter.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower qualifying pay band or GS-08 or other equivalent pay systems, which has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. My experience included interviewing experimental subjects, counseling and clinical clients, employees, and others in order to obtain specific factual data or opinions on specific issues, constructing testing and other measurement devices and questionnaires that parallel existing instruments or for which prototype specifications exist and drafting and revising testing and questionnaire items, gather data on performance of sample groups and results, and carry out preliminary statistical analyses in connection with the standardization and validation of items.
B. I have successfully completed two full years of graduate education or a master's degree. Such education must be directly related to the work of the position. This education must have been obtained in an accredited business, secretarial or technical school, junior college, college or university. One year of full-time graduate education is considered to be the number of credit hours that the school attended has determined to represent 1 year of full-time study. If that information cannot be obtained from the school, 18 semester hours should be considered as satisfying the 1 year of full-time study requirement. NOTE: YOU MUST SUBMIT COPIES OF YOUR "OFFICIAL" TRANSCRIPTS.
C. I have part of the experience described in A, and I have part of the education described in B. Therefore, I have a combination of experience and education. NOTE: YOU MUST SUBMIT COPIES OF YOUR "OFFICIAL" TRANSCRIPTS.
D. I do not have the specialized experience or graduate education as described above.

4. From the descriptions below, select the letter corresponding to the statement that most clearly and accurately describes your highest level of education and/or experience as a Psychology Aid or Technician, GS-181-11. Select only one letter.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower qualifying pay band or GS-10 or other equivalent pay systems, which has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. My experience included interviewing experimental subjects, counseling and clinical clients, employees, and others in order to obtain specific factual data or opinions on specific issues, constructing testing and other measurement devices and questionnaires that parallel existing instruments or for which prototype specifications exist and drafting and revising testing and questionnaire items, gather data on performance of sample groups and results, and carry out preliminary statistical analyses in connection with the standardization and validation of items.
B. I have successfully completed Ph.D. or equivalent doctoral degree or 3 full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree or LL.M. Such education must be directly related to the work of the position. This education must have been obtained in an accredited business, secretarial or technical school, junior college, college or university. One year of full-time post graduate education is considered to be the number of credit hours that the school attended has determined to represent 1 year of full-time study. If that information cannot be obtained from the school, 18 semester hours should be considered as satisfying the 1 year of full-time study requirement. NOTE: YOU MUST SUBMIT COPIES OF YOUR "OFFICIAL" TRANSCRIPTS.
C. I have part of the experience described in A, and I have part of the education described in B. Therefore, I have a combination of experience and education. NOTE: YOU MUST SUBMIT COPIES OF YOUR "OFFICIAL" TRANSCRIPTS.
D. I do not have the specialized experience or post graduate education as described above.

5. From the descriptions below, select the letter corresponding to the statement that most clearly and accurately describes your highest level of education and/or experience as a Psychology Aid or Technician, GS-181-12. Select only one letter.

A. I have at least one year of specialized experience equivalent to the next lower qualifying pay band or GS-11 or other equivalent pay systems, which has equipped me with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position. My experience included interviewing experimental subjects, counseling and clinical clients, employees, and others in order to obtain specific factual data or opinions on specific issues, constructing testing and other measurement devices and questionnaires that parallel existing instruments or for which prototype specifications exist and drafting and revising testing and questionnaire items, gather data on performance of sample groups and results, and carry out preliminary statistical analyses in connection with the standardization and validation of items.
B. I do not have the specialized experience described above.

This section will be used to determine your understanding of the application procedure as it applies to this Public Notice. Respond yes or no to the following statement.

6. I understand that this is a Public Notice and there may or may not be a vacancy at the time of my application.

A. Yes
B. No

7. I understand that my application submitted for this Public Notice is only valid during the opening period of this Public Notice and once this Public Notice closes, if I am still interested, I must reapply.

A. Yes
B. No

As previously explained, your ratings in this Occupational Questionnaire are subject to evaluation and verification based on the resume and documents you submit. Later steps in the selection process are specifically designed to verify your ratings. Deliberate attempts to falsify information may result in not selecting you or disciplinary action to include termination (or you may be barred from applying for future Federal vacancies). Please take this opportunity to review your ratings to ensure their accuracy. By agreeing to the statement below, you are confirming that you: Understand this warning; have reviewed your responses to this questionnaire for accuracy; and verified that your responses accurately describe your current level of education and/or experience.

8. Failure to agree or respond to the statement below will disqualify you from further consideration for the position. Select the most appropriate response below.

A. Yes, I verify that all of my responses to this questionnaire are true and accurate. I accept that if my supporting documentation and/or later steps in the selection process do not support one or more of my responses to the questionnaire that my rating will be lowered and/or I may be removed from further consideration.
B. No, I do not accept this agreement and/or I no longer wish to be considered for this position.