Fall 2011 Find Your Federal Fit
Are you interested in successfully finding and applying for federal jobs and internships?Join us for a special three-part series designed specifically for individuals seeking government jobs and internships. Participants will hear from Partnership for Public Service staff, agency recruiters, federal interns and graduates who recently received offers for federal jobs, and will learn how to best leverage their skills and experiences to find the right federal fit.
If you’re an online student or unable to make the session, RSVP to the Online Option in CareerConnect. Within a week of the original air date, we’ll send you a link to the recorded session.
Tuesday, October 4, 4 pm – 5 pm in SAB 50
During this webinar, weâ€™ll share best practices for federal job seekers including
- Where to look for government positions
- How to determine which ones are a good fit you
- Tips for analyzing job opportunity announcements.
Wednesday, October 12, 2 pm – 3 pm in PAC, Room C/D
In the second segment of this series, weâ€™llwalk students and job seekers through the federal application process. Weâ€™ll break down the steps individuals need to take to complete and submit an application.
- Building a federal resume
- Filling out questionnaires
- Using the Application Manager on USAJOBS.gov
Thursday, October 20, 3 pm – 4 pm in SAB 50
Once job seekers submit an application, their work finding a federal job or internship is far from complete. During this session, weâ€™ll outline the steps students must take to follow up on their federal applications, including:
- The interview
- Security clearance
- Negotiation processes.