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Navigating the Federal Employment Process

A Guide to USAJobs and the USA Application/Staffing Manager


To provide job seekers with knowledge regarding the new Fort Drum/Federal application process using USAJobs and the USA Application/Staffing Manager.

Workshop Itinerary

  • Provide an overview of the USAJobs and USA Application/Staffing Manager applications
  • Define basic federal job searching terminology and acronyms
  • Explain the difference between the NAF and APF application processes
  • Demonstrate the job application process using several various federal job searching engines
  • Explain the difference between a federal and civilian resume
  • Demonstrate how to follow up on a federal job application