Are you eligible?
From USAJOBS Help
Understanding how the federal government determines your eligibility and the types of positions available is an important first step in understanding what job opportunities you can apply for. Each job opportunity announcement will state: Who may be considered, Who may apply, or define an Area of Consideration.
Federal agencies typically seek candidates from one of the three following eligibility categories:
In addition, current or previous employees of the Government of the District of Columbia or the United States Postal Service may also be considered ‚Äústatus‚ÄĚ candidates. Select one for more information.
In addition, certain veterans eligible under the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act (VEOA) may also apply and be considered under vacancy announcements limited to status applicants. For information, click VEOA eligibility.