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Supplemental Questionnaire

Last Name
First Name


The purpose of this Supplemental Questionnaire is to determine your knowledge, skills, and abilities in job-related areas that have been identified as critical for satisfactory performance in this position. All relevant experience, education and/or training must be on the supplemental questionnaire in order to be reviewed.  This information should be consistent with the information on your application (employment record, resume) and is subject to verification. The hiring department may review this information as part of their selection process.

Please be thorough and concise.  All of your information MUST be supplied in the spaces provided. Attachments or additional documents such as resumes, cover letters, or application will NOT be considered. (i.e. Writing “see resume/website/application” or “N/A” is not sufficient response.)

CERTIFICATION:  I hereby certify that I am the author of this supplemental questionnaire and that all information presented is true and based on my education and experience and is consistent with the information in my employment application. I understand that any false, incomplete or incorrect statement may result in my disqualification or dismissal from employment with the City and County of San Francisco. I also understand and agree that any information provided is subject to verification.

Yes No

I possess _______ of professional experience in public affairs, public information, marketing editorial, newspaper, magazine, radio, television, public relations social media, or digital engagement; AND

4 years or more
3 to 3 years and 11 months
2 to 2 years and 11 months
1 year and 11 months or less
No experience

I possess a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in (selection one): 

Public Relations
Public Administration
I do not possess a Bachelor's degree

For "Other" selected above, please indicate the type of degree obtained


How would you uncover the value or benefit of a story from users of the technology?


What has prepared you for this position as the Department of Technology's Staff Technical Writer and how does this position match with your career plans?


How would you help the SF community understand how the City is using state-of-the-art technologies to deliver City services?


What are your three (3) biggest accomplishments?


How do you keep up on industry news and best practices?