There are many hiring authorities available to bring highly-qualified candidates into Federal service. Leveraging these authorities to target and hire the talent you need, with the wide variety of skills and experience needed across the Federal Government, is essential to ensure good hiring outcomes.
For the most current information regarding hiring authorities, visit the Office of Personnel Management's policy site HERE.
You may also view the Hiring Manager's Toolkit on the Office of Civilian Human Resources (OCHR) Portal, HERE (CAC required - select your e-mail certificate). Resources available on the Portal include a Recruitment Authorities Quick Guide, Hiring Manager Checklist, and more.
Before beginning the recruitment and hiring process, be sure to contact your servicing HR Specialist for additional guidance.
- Fact Sheet - Vets' Preference for AD positions (Ouvre la nouvelle fenêtre)
- AD Recruitment Process (Ouvre la nouvelle fenêtre)
- OPNAVINST 12330.1, Civilian Merit Promotion Plan.pdf (Ouvre la nouvelle fenêtre)
- Non-Competitive Authorities OCHR Fact Sheet.pdf (Ouvre la nouvelle fenêtre)
- DON Hiring Map.pdf (Ouvre la nouvelle fenêtre)
- DON Recruit Fill Form.pdf (Ouvre la nouvelle fenêtre)
- GS_WG Request to Recruit - Dec 2015.pdf (Ouvre la nouvelle fenêtre)
- AD Request to Recruit - Jan 2016.pdf (Ouvre la nouvelle fenêtre)