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Find a Federal Government Job

Xổ số miền bắc 2Learn how to find a job with the federal government.

. It’s the official job site for the federal government. There, you can:

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How to Apply for a Federal Job Through USAJOBS

You must create a USAJOBS profile to apply.

  1. Xổ số miền bắc 2USAJOBS requires users to have a account.

  2. Xổ số miền bắc 2Sign into USAJOBS, , and upload your resume.

  3. Xổ số miền bắc 2 that interest you.

  4. Review the job announcements to see if you qualify.

  5. Prepare your application in USAJOBS.

  6. Submit your application through USAJOBS to the federal agency with the job opening.

Search for Jobs at a Specific Agency

Though most federal agencies post their jobs on USAJOBS, some post jobs on their websites. If you want to work for a specific agency, find its website through the A-Z Index of Government Agencies.

  • Explore local and virtual .

There is never an application fee or a testing fee to apply for a government or U.S. Postal Service job. 

Former Federal Employees

If you’re a former federal employee, you may be . Reinstatement lets you apply for federal jobs without competing with the public.

Students and Recent Graduates

Xổ số miền bắc 2 with the government. You may qualify for an internship or an entry-level position.


If you've served in the military and want to find a federal job, check out . It has information on:

  • Xổ số miền bắc 2Veterans' preference

  • Xổ số miền bắc 2Special hiring authorities

  • Other tips for vets and transitioning service members seeking federal civilian jobs

People With Disabilities

Learn about the advantages of federal jobs for people with disabilities.

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    Advantages of Government Jobs for People with Disabilities

    The federal government:

    • Has job openings nationwide in many different career fields

    • Xổ số miền bắc 2Uses that is faster and easier than the competitive hiring process

    • Xổ số miền bắc 2Provides  to qualified employees

    You can also apply for jobs through the . Many jobs open to people with disabilities use only that process.

    Finding and Applying for Federal Jobs

    You can .

    To apply for jobs under Schedule A, you can:

    • Apply online at USAJOBS or

    • Xổ số miền bắc 2Apply directly to the agency offering the job

    Either way, you'll need to:

    • Prepare your resume and other documents listed in the job announcement

    • Provide proof you have an intellectual disability, severe physical disability, or psychiatric disability

    To apply for a job online:

    • Follow the  used for all online applications

    • Use

    To apply for a job directly through an agency:

    • Xổ số miền bắc 2Contact the agency’s  using the . The SPPC coordinator can discuss reasonable accommodations and how to apply.

    For more details on applying for jobs through Schedule A, read .

    For an overview of how to use USAJOBS, see Federal Government Employment.

    Federal Jobs for Veterans with Disabilities

    If you’re a veteran with a service-connected disability, you have even more options. . You may also be able to get a to use with competitive positions.

    College Students and Recent Graduates with Disabilities

    If you’re a college student or a recent graduate, you can find summer jobs, internships, and permanent positions through the:

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    • Current students in high school, college, trade school, or other accredited institution

    • Recent graduates of college, university, trade, or technical school degree or certificate programs. Applicants must have graduated no more than two years ago, except for veterans.

    White House Internship Program

    applicants must be either:

    • Current students of an undergraduate or graduate degree program

    • Recent graduates of an undergraduate or graduate degree program. They must apply no more than two years after completing their degree.

    • Veterans who did some active duty time in the two years before the internship program starts

    Senate Page Program

    Xổ số miền bắc 2The  is for high school juniors who are at least 16 years old and in school. They are appointed and sponsored by senators. Pages take classes at the U.S. Senate Page School in the early mornings and perform page duties afterward.

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    Suitability Determinations for Federal Jobs

    Xổ số miền bắc 2Background checks for suitability look for character traits like loyalty, trustworthiness, and reliability. They also look at your past job conduct. such as:

    • Xổ số miền bắc 2Financial irresponsibility

    • Xổ số miền bắc 2Poor credit history

    • Drug/alcohol abuse

    • Arrest history

    • Xổ số miền bắc 2Misconduct on a prior job

    Security Clearances for Federal Jobs

    A security clearance grants a person access to classified information, systems, and facilities. Access is on a “need to know” basis. This background investigation is more in-depth than what's done for a suitability determination.

    • Xổ số miền bắc 2Read about for federal employees, contractors, and military members from the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency (DCSA). in September 2019. 

    • to get your security clearance started.  

    • Xổ số miền bắc 2, including how to check on its status. 

    Security Clearance for Private Companies and Federal Contracting Positions

    Xổ số miền bắc 2You may need a security clearance to access government facilities and information if:

    • Xổ số miền bắc 2You work for a company doing business with a government agency or

    • Xổ số miền bắc 2You are a federal contractor

    Your employer and the agency you’re working for will help you get your clearance. Ask your employer if you have questions.

     will indicate if a specific written test is necessary and whom you may contact for more information. This information is always free.

  • Xổ số miền bắc 2There are no application or testing fees for federal jobs, nor are there "hidden" federal jobs. Learn more about , including bogus testing and application fee scams. 

  • Postal service jobs may require an exam. But it's a scam if a company guarantees that any training or tips they provide including booklets, online materials, or classes will help you get a postal service job. Learn more about . 

  • To locate contact information for the personnel department of a federal agency, visit's A-Z index of U.S. government departments and agencies

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    Last Updated: November 18, 2020