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The Complete Idiot's Guide® To Getting Government Jobs by Partnership for Public Service

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Chapter 9
Creating Your Government Resumé
In This Chapter
♦ The importance of writing a good federal resumé
♦ Using USAJOBS.gov to create a federal resumé
♦ Insider tips on resumé writing
♦ Finding your government GS-level equivalent
♦ How to make your resumé stand out
♦ Applying for jobs offline
Writing a good resumé is an important part of applying for any job—it’s the way you market yourself to a potential employer. What is different, however, is the way you put together a resumé that will get you an interview with a federal agency. Say goodbye to the rules you once learned about resumé writing. Federal resumés are different than you’re probably used to, but with a few tips and some attention to detail, you’ll be steps ahead of many ...

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