Sample of Application Questions

 

Your initial application to any position you are interested in is the 8-Step Profile, which will capture some basic information from you, including your uploaded resume, letter of interest and any other required documents as listed in the job description page.

 

After review of your initial application materials, you may be asked to complete the NIC e-application, which is a more typical application document. Should you be selected to complete this e-application, you will receive an e-mail with the instructions on how to do so.

 

Below is a sample of the information that will be asked on the e-application. in the event you are asked to complete the e-application, you will need to complete the process form all at one time (currently there is no option to save your work halfway through the process).

Please review the information below so you are prepared to fill out the e-application, should you be asked to do so.

 

 

 

 

 

 

SECTION ONE

PERSONAL BACKGROUND INFORMATION THAT WILL BE ASKED

Are your former employment, references or education listed under different name?

 

If yes, please indicate former name.

Are you at least 18 years of age?

Have you ever been in our employ?

 

If yes, in what capacity?

Do you know anyone who has been or is still in our employ?

 

If yes – Name and relationship

Have you ever been convicted of a felony?

 

If yes, please explain.

 

County and State of conviction?

   

 

SECTION TWO

EDUCATION BACKGROUND INFORMATION THAT WILL BE ASKED

High School

 

School Name, City and State location

 

 

 

Did you graduate?

 

 

 

Diploma/Degree Type (high school diploma, GED, etc.)

 

Course of Study (general studies, specialized studies, etc)

 

Described any specialized training, apprenticeships, etc.

College/University

 

School Name, City and State location

 

 

 

Did you graduate?

 

 

 

Diploma/Degree

 

Course of Study

 

Described any specialized training, apprenticeships, etc.

 

Graduate/Professional

 

School Name, City and State location

 

 

 

Did you graduate?

 

 

 

Diploma/Degree

 

Course of Study

 

Described any specialized training, apprenticeships, etc.

   

 

SECTION THREE

EMPLOYMENT BACKGROUND INFORMATION THAT WILL BE ASKED

Employer 1-5 (most recent first)


Employer Name

Type of Business

Employer’s Address, City, State, Zip

Phone Number (###-###-####)

May we contact this employer?

Job Title

Starting Date (mm/dd/yyyy)

Ending Date (mm/dd/yyyy) If currently employed, enter today’s date.

Starting Pay in U.S. Dollars (ddddd.cc)

Ending Pay in U.S. Dollars (ddddd.cc)

Supervisor’s Name and Title

Reason for leaving or for seeking other employment?

Brief description of job

 

SECTION FOUR

PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES INFORMATION THAT WILL BE ASKED

Professional References 1-3

Name

Company Name

Job Title

Relationship

Email Address

Phone Number (###-###-####)

 

 

    Applicant Support

    If you are having issues or problems with the application process including setting up your applicant profile, logging in, or uploading documents, please contact our employment recruiter, Teresa Henderson. Support is available Monday - Thursday from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. (PST), and Fridays 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. (PST). You can reach Teresa at (208) 676-7211 or teresa.henderson@nic.edu.