Creating Your Federal Resumé
To apply for most federal jobs, you must use USAJOBS.gov
to write a federal resumé. Click on My USAJOBS, create a username and password, visit the Resumes page, and you’re ready to get started (see Chapter 5 for more details).
Creating a federal resumé on USAJOBS.gov
is a four-step process of entering information on the website. The following sections review each step in more detail.
Federal agencies have the ability to view your contact information, current employer, and references through a search of USAJOBS.gov
. While it is unlikely that an agency would use this information for anything if you have not applied for a position, some people just prefer to keep this information ...