The Intellectual Property Law Server

Welcome, Guest. Please Login or Register.
Aug 18th, 2019, 6:30pm

Forums Forums Help Help Search Search Members Members Calendar Calendar Login Login Register Register
   Intellectual Property Forums
  
  
Becoming a Patent Agent/Lawyer
(Moderators: Forum Admin, JimIvey, JSonnabend)
   Working for the USPTO
« Previous topic | Next topic »
Pages: 1 ... 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112  ...  252 Reply Reply Send Topic Send Topic Print Print
   Author  Topic: Working for the USPTO  (Read 348057 times)
guest
Guest
Re: Working for the USPTO
« Reply #525 on: Aug 20th, 2006, 9:00am »
Quote Quote Modify Modify Remove Remove

question for new hires doing the PTAcademy...
 
my first day, im supposed to report at 7:30 am.  Is this going to be the start time for the WHOLE 8 month period?
IP Logged
Guest
Guest
Re: Working for the USPTO
« Reply #526 on: Aug 20th, 2006, 4:12pm »
Quote Quote Modify Modify Remove Remove

Regarding the PTA starting times: every new training group is a little different (they're still tweaking), but most likely, 7:30 will be the starting time everyday until you work on live cases. Then you will get some more leeway to show up a few hours later.
IP Logged
paul1234
Newbie
*




   


Posts: 13
Re: Working for the USPTO
« Reply #527 on: Aug 20th, 2006, 10:53pm »
Quote Quote Modify Modify

hello everyone
i have read a bit through the forum but i still want to ask a few questions.
I have been offered a job at USPTO as a GS-7 level 10.
1. is there any way to ask to become a GS-9
2. I am supposed to start on september 18 is there any relocation aid since i am moving from the midwest.
3. Would they match any other offers if i have other offers available.
 thank you very much and i am thankfull for all your help.
IP Logged
paul1234
Newbie
*




   


Posts: 13
Re: Working for the USPTO
« Reply #528 on: Aug 20th, 2006, 10:55pm »
Quote Quote Modify Modify

I got a few more question  
sorry for all the trouble  
thank you for all your help.
 
1. Where would you suggest to live? and how much is the rent
2. regarding the work incentive i am an electrical engineer with two years experinece when would  they give the incentive.
3. there is 8 month training and they say there is a quick promotion after 6 months is it 6 months after i start working or after the training.  
IP Logged
paul1234
Newbie
*




   


Posts: 13
Re: Working for the USPTO
« Reply #529 on: Aug 20th, 2006, 10:57pm »
Quote Quote Modify Modify

my last question i promise.
(i hope)
1. Does the USPTO pay for business school if i would to one part time since i already have a GMAT.
2. How are the medical benefits and how much.  
3. for the bonus do i have to sign something lie a 4 year contract and if i wanna leave would i be penalized.  
 
Thank you again for your help and i am waiting for your answer.
IP Logged
Pages: 1 ... 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112  ...  252 Reply Reply Send Topic Send Topic Print Print

« Previous topic | Next topic »
Powered by YaBB 1 Gold - SP 1.3.2!
Forum software copyright 2000-2004 Yet another Bulletin Board