Creating Saved Jobs on USAJOBS

Creating Saved Jobs on USAJOBS

Introduction This guide is designed to help people who may not be familiar with saved searches, notifications, and announcements on the USAJOBS website. It contains detailed information intended to walk you through some of the processes mentioned above. USAJOBS is the...
General Schedule Pay Scale

General Schedule Pay Scale

The General Schedule is a pay scale for federal employees who work for the United States government in civil service roles. The General Schedule has 15 grades. The General Schedule begins with GS-1, which is the lowest grade, and ends with GS-15, the highest...
Federal Resume Writing Tips

Federal Resume Writing Tips

The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) offered a webinar on “Writing an Effective Federal Resume.” Based on that webinar, I’ve compiled a few tips that will help you write your federal resume.  Why a Federal Resume? A resume is used as your federal application...
Navigating USAJobs

Navigating USAJobs

If you want to apply for a job in the federal government, you probably will need to go through USAJobs. Navigating this website may seem daunting to the uninitiated, but with a little bit of guidance, you can find and apply for your dream job in no time! What You Will...