If at any time you need to exit out of the application, click the "Save Work In Progress" button at the bottom of the page. All of the information that you have entered up to that point will be stored. As long as the job you are applying for is still open, you may return to submit your application.
The system automatically times out after 30 minutes. If you need more than 30 minutes to complete a section, click the “Save Work in Progress” button occasionally to save your work. Typing does not extend your session.
The amount of time it takes to complete an application depends on how much information you input on your basic application. It can take as little as 10-15 minutes. Note that when applying for a job, you may be required to answer some additional questions (Agency Wide Questions and/or Supplemental Questions) which will also vary in length, depending on the number and type of questions asked.
No, the confirmation email message is an automated response to let you know that your application was received. If you are selected to continue in the selection process, you will be contacted directly by the hiring agency.
You should verify that you have listed the correct email address on your profile and that you are able to receive emails. If you have spam blockers, the confirmation email may have been received as junk mail. Add [email protected] to your safe senders list to receive future confirmations.
Applicants with a disability who may need an accommodation to participate in the interview process should make such an accommodation request at the time they are contacted by a department representative to schedule an interview.