Job Function/Industry: Life Physical & Social Science
Description: Competency model composed of education, experience, tasks, competencies and characteristics required to effectively:
- Research and study the structures and chemical properties of various natural and synthetic or composite materials, including metals, alloys, rubber, ceramics, semiconductors, polymers, and glass.
- Determine ways to strengthen or combine materials or develop new materials with new or specific properties for use in a variety of products and applications.
- Includes glass scientists, ceramic scientists, metallurgical scientists, and polymer scientists.
Version: The basic version contains education, experience, tasks and competencies required for the occupation. The complete version adds the behaviors required for the occupation, painting a clear picture of what is expected and reducing subjectivity.
Author: DOL O*Net - this product uses the O*NET Database version 17.0, but has been improved for relevance to competency-based talent management
Last Updated: July 2012
# of Competencies Included: 30
Competencies weighted based on significance, including but not limited to:
1 - Physics
2 - Engineering and Technology
3 - Chemistry
4 - Mathematics
5 - Written Comprehension
6 - Oral Expression
7 - Science
8 - Oral Comprehension
9 - Problem Sensitivity
10 - Deductive Reasoning
Format: After checkout you will receive an email with a link to the competency model in PDF format.