Creating a Resume and Resources for Federal Government Jobs
Applying for a Federal Job requires several steps every applicant must take. Find out the components of a federal application.
This guide provides detailed information about creating and submitting all the necessary components for your application.
- The first step is to create an account on USAJOBS.com and search for a job.
- After creating an account you can search for job listings. How to navigate the USAJOB site and to understand federal job postings is a complex task and is described in detail in the guide “Navigating USAJOB,com”.
- Once you have found a job listing that fits your profile, applying for this specific job is the next step. Federal Applications contain 3 components: The Federal Resume, the Application Questionnaire and Supporting Documents, including a cover letter.