Federal Resumes

Applying for a Federal job is much different than applying for a job in the private sector.

Our secret to helping you land a federal job faster lies in creating a customized resume that positions you as the best candidate for the job. We carefully articulate your brand and value proposition on your resume and application materials, so you stand out and land the offer.

When you’re applying for a Federal job, there are several steps you’ll need to take in order to achieve success.

The steps needed for applying to a Federal job include:

  1. Finding a relevant position to apply for.

It’s important to strategically select a position for which you have a relevant skillset, and for which you will be a strong candidate.

  1. Study the job opening.

Secondly, you’ll want to study the job opening to ensure you identify the necessary skills, qualifications, special experiences, and background requested in the job announcement.

  1. Create your marketing materials.

Next, you’ll want to ensure that your resume and application are carefully matched to the keywords and requirements listed in the job announcement.

  1. Apply for the job.

In this last step, you’ll want to apply for the federal job in the manner requested on the job application. This might entail submitting a resume in MS Word, or it might entail using the online resume builder.