Tips For Getting Hired

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Tips For Getting Hired

Successful candidates know it takes a little extra effort to achieve success. The tools below   introduce you to the Federal hiring process, available veteran hiring options, guides you in creating a competitive Federal resume, and offers tips to prepare for the interview. So, If you are new to the Federal government hiring process or just want to improve your odds of getting that critical interview, this information is for you.

Visit FedsHireVets to:

Test your knowledge of Veterans Preference and Special Hiring Authorities for Veterans                                                                                                                        
https://www.fedshirevets.gov/job/edu/training/TSM/index.html

Take the Training: Do you know enough about Federal employment to be competitive?                                                                                                                    
 https://www.fedshirevets.gov/job/edu/training/Continuing/menu.htm

Frequently Asked Questions:

Visit the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) website
https://www.opm.gov/faqs/topic/veterans/index.aspx?page=4

Mission Critical Occupations:

  • Contract Management
  • Financial Analyst
  • Budget Analyst
  • General Engineer
  • Nuclear Engineer
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Program Management
  • Human Resources
  • IT Specialist

Veterans Are Frequently Hired Into These DOE Occupations:

  • Acquisition/Contract
  • Specialist
  • Budget/Finance/Accounting
  • Administration
  • IT/IT Security
  • Courier
  • Electrician
  • Engineering
  • Human Resources
  • Physical Science
  • Power Utilities
  • Program Management / Program Analyst
  • Security
  • Substation Operator