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Title 5 Part 337 → Subpart C → §337.302

Title 5 → Chapter I → Subchapter B → Part 337 → Subpart C → §337.302

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Title 5 Part 337 → Subpart C → §337.302

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Title 5Chapter ISubchapter BPart 337Subpart C → §337.302


Title 5: Administrative Personnel
PART 337—EXAMINING SYSTEM
Subpart C—Alternative Rating and Selection Procedures


§337.302   Definitions.

In this subpart:

(a) Category rating is synonymous with alternative rating as described at 5 U.S.C. 3319, and is a process of evaluating qualified eligibles by quality categories rather than by assigning individual numeric scores. The agency assesses candidates against job-related criteria and then places them into two or more pre-defined categories.

(b) Quality categories are groupings of individuals with similar levels of job-related competencies or similar levels of knowledge, skills, and abilities.


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