Job Function/Industry: Agriculture & Natural Resources
Description: Competency model composed of education, experience, tasks, competencies and characteristics required to effectively:
- Apply geospatial technologies, including geographic information systems (GIS) and Global Positioning System (GPS), to agricultural production or management activities, such as pest scouting, site-specific pesticide application, yield mapping, or variable-rate irrigation.
- May use computers to develop or analyze maps or remote sensing images to compare physical topography with data on soils, fertilizer, pests, or weather.
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: June 2010
# of Competencies Included: 30
Competencies weighted based on significance, including but not limited to:
1 - Computers and Electronics
2 - Oral Comprehension
3 - Written Comprehension
4 - Oral Expression
5 - Near Vision
6 - Active Listening
7 - Critical Thinking
8 - Customer and Personal Service
9 - Mathematics
10 - Written Expression
Format: After checkout you will receive an email with a link to the competency model in PDF format.