Ever considered a career in public service? Want to write an awesome Federal resume?
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM | Finding and Applying for Federal Jobs
Does applying for a Federal job intimidate you? This session will demystify the Federal application process and help you search for Federal jobs, create and manage your program, understand Job Opportunity Announcements (JOA), submit your applications, and follow up on your application status.
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM | Pathways Programs - Federal Careers for Students and Recent Grads
Pathways is the Federal government’s premier program for young professional. Learn about the three Pathways Programs: Internships, Recent Graduates, and Presidential Management Fellows. You’ll learn what each program can offer, basic program requirements, and employment potential after successfully completing the program. Attendees will also gain an overview of USAJOBS and tips for finding Pathways job opportunities.
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM | Lunch & Learn - Financial Management
Take control of your financial future and create the lifestyle you want to have! Enjoy a lunch buffet and learn best practices from a professional financial consultant!
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM | Writing Your Federal Resume
This is an interactive session - bring your laptop, tablet or cellphone! By the end of the session, you’ll be able to use an easy tool to write your Federal resume. A resume expert will walk you through a real Job Opportunity Announcement and provide tips to make your resume standout. Students are encouraged to bring their resumes.
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM | Interviewing Skills
You've made it through the first round - are you ready for the interview? This session will give you insight on the federal interviewing process and potential questions (and answers!) to help you make a great impression!