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Employment with the Federal Government 

Veterans' Preference
gives eligible veterans preference in appointment over many other applicants. Veterans' preference applies, to virtually all new appointments in both the competitive and excepted service. Veterans' preference does not guarantee veterans a job.

Veteran Representatives
can work with
eligible veterans to help them apply for Federal employment. 

U.S. Federal Government Search Sites


USAJOBS is the official job site of the United States Federal Government.  It's your one-stop source for Federal jobs and employment information.

FedsHireVets.gov - This is the U.S. Office of Personnel Managementís Government-wide Veterans Employment Website.  This website is a critical component of the Federal Governmentís strategy for the recruitment and employment of Veterans.

U.S. Office of Personnel Management
Information and Tools

Applying for Federal Jobs is a video from OPM on applying for Federal employment.

Special Hiring Authorities for Veterans - If you qualify, you could possibly be hired without competition.

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