Office of Diversity and Inclusion
Pacific Region & Pacific Southwest Region

Qualifying for a Federal Job

Basic Qualifications

Occupational Titles


Like any other employer, the Federal Government expects its employees to be well-qualified for the jobs they hold. The U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) has published qualification standards to help assure that federal employees are, indeed, well qualified. Whatever your background has been, chances are that you are basically qualified for many different jobs and highly qualified for some.


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Last updated: September 29, 2016

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