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Vacancy Details

Band: G

No questions specified.

Band: All Grades

Instructions
Please answer all of the questions listed below. Errors or omissions may affect your consideration for employment. Remember that your experience is subject to verification.
Your responses to these statements will be scored and the score you receive will be used as a measure of the degree to which your background matches the qualifications and competencies required for this job.
In responding to these questions, you should carefully consider each of these statements and choose the response that best matches your experience level. Your resume must support your self-ratings.
PLEASE NOTE: Your self-ratings will be reviewed. If, after reviewing your resume and any supporting documentation, a determination is made that you have rated yourself higher than is supported by your application materials, your category placement may be adjusted and/or you may be excluded from consideration for this job.
Band G Qualifications
1 To be considered eligible, applicants must be at least 18 years of age at the time of application. Do you meet this requirement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 What is your current position? Answer to this question is required
  • Transportation Security Officer, D Band
  • Transportation Security Officer, E Band
  • Lead Transportation Security Officer, F Band
  • Master Transportation Security Officer, F Band
  • Expert Transportation Security Officer, G Band
  • Supervisory Transportation Security Officer, G Band
  • None of the above.
3 Do you have at least one year of work experience functioning as a Transportation Security Officer equivalent to at least the E Band level (GS-7/8) or above; PLUS One year of specialized experience equivalent to the E band level or above which includes teaching and/or training adults and involved developing training materials, performing quality assessment reviews of training, and conducting “train-the-trainer” sessions? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 Within the six months preceding the closing date of this announcement, have you participated in a structured interview as an interviewee for a STI position? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 If you responded yes to the above question, at what airport was the structured interview conducted? Maximum length of 250 characters.
Module A: Training and Development
6 Developing new training materials to meet the educational background and experience of the audience. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this activity.
  • I have performed this activity as a trainee.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under close supervision.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under minimal supervision.
  • I have trained or guided others in performing this activity.
7 Serving as training course lead responsible for meeting administrative and/or logistic requirements (e.g., Confirming Roster, Coordinating Supplies, etc.). Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this activity.
  • I have performed this activity as a trainee.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under close supervision.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under minimal supervision.
  • I have trained or guided others in performing this activity.
8 Evaluating training courses to provide feedback on needed adjustments and enhancements to the course material. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this activity.
  • I have performed this activity as a trainee.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under close supervision.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under minimal supervision.
  • I have trained or guided others in performing this activity.
9 Delivering instructor development courses in order to enhance the skills and knowledge of other trainers (e.g., Train-the-Trainer courses). Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this activity.
  • I have performed this activity as a trainee.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under close supervision.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under minimal supervision.
  • I have trained or guided others in performing this activity.
10 Conducting quality assurance assessments to evaluate training. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this activity.
  • I have performed this activity as a trainee.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under close supervision.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under minimal supervision.
  • I have trained or guided others in performing this activity.
11 Providing oversight of other training instructors and support staff. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this activity.
  • I have performed this activity as a trainee.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under close supervision.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under minimal supervision.
  • I have trained or guided others in performing this activity.
12 Please indicate where in your resume (e.g., position title, work experience, education, etc.) your ratings for this module can be verified. The information you provide in the text box below will only be used to help reviewers find verifying information in your resume. The information you provide in the text box will not be evaluated or rated. Maximum length of 250 characters.
Module B: Oral Communication
13 Orally communicating with others in order to provide recommendations for process or procedure improvement. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this activity.
  • I have performed this activity as a trainee.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under close supervision.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under minimal supervision.
  • I have trained or guided others in performing this activity.
14 Talking with supervisors/managers in order to bring concerns/issues to their attention. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this activity.
  • I have performed this activity as a trainee.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under close supervision.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under minimal supervision.
  • I have trained or guided others in performing this activity.
15 Providing/clarifying information to others in response to questions about technical subject matter. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this activity.
  • I have performed this activity as a trainee.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under close supervision.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under minimal supervision.
  • I have trained or guided others in performing this activity.
16 Conducting informational briefings and/or training concerning security-sensitive or classified information. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this activity.
  • I have performed this activity as a trainee.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under close supervision.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under minimal supervision.
  • I have trained or guided others in performing this activity.
17 Please indicate where in your resume (e.g., position title, work experience, education, etc.) your ratings for this module can be verified. The information you provide in the text box below will only be used to help reviewers find verifying information in your resume. The information you provide in the text box will not be evaluated or rated. Maximum length of 250 characters.
Module C: Written Communication
18 Developing written documents to recommend improvements to existing processes or procedures. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this activity.
  • I have performed this activity as a trainee.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under close supervision.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under minimal supervision.
  • I have trained or guided others in performing this activity.
19 Providing written documentation of training needs. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this activity.
  • I have performed this activity as a trainee.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under close supervision.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under minimal supervision.
  • I have trained or guided others in performing this activity.
20 Providing written evaluations of training quality. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this activity.
  • I have performed this activity as a trainee.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under close supervision.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under minimal supervision.
  • I have trained or guided others in performing this activity.
21 Please indicate where in your resume (e.g., position title, work experience, education, etc.) your ratings for this module can be verified. The information you provide in the text box below will only be used to help reviewers find verifying information in your resume. The information you provide in the text box will not be evaluated or rated. Maximum length of 250 characters.
Module D: Planning and Evaluating
22 Developing objectives of training courses as well as strategies to ensure that those objectives are met. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this activity.
  • I have performed this activity as a trainee.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under close supervision.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under minimal supervision.
  • I have trained or guided others in performing this activity.
23 Determining the resource requirements for conducting a training course. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this activity.
  • I have performed this activity as a trainee.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under close supervision.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under minimal supervision.
  • I have trained or guided others in performing this activity.
24 Identifying, evaluating and determining the need for recommendations to address weaknesses in process/procedures identified during training. Answer to this question is required
  • I have not performed this activity.
  • I have performed this activity as a trainee.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under close supervision.
  • I have performed this activity on the job under minimal supervision.
  • I have trained or guided others in performing this activity.
25 Please indicate where in your resume (e.g., position title, work experience, education, etc.) your ratings for this module can be verified. The information you provide in the text box below will only be used to help reviewers find verifying information in your resume. The information you provide in the text box will not be evaluated or rated. Maximum length of 250 characters.
Final Section
26 I have achieved the position of TSA Approved Instructor. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
Certification
27 I certify that, to the best of my knowledge and belief, ALL of the information provided on this application is true, accurate, and complete, and that this application for employment with the TSA is made in good faith. I understand that a false statement on any part of this application may be grounds for not hiring me or for firing me after I begin work. I also understand that I may be punished by fine or imprisonment for falsification of my employment application (18 USC 1001). I understand that information I give may be investigated as allowed by law or Executive order. Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
28

Have you thoroughly reviewed your answers to this questionnaire and the above certification and, therefore, certify that the answers you’ve provided are true, accurate and complete?

Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No