OPM works in several broad categories to recruit, retain and honor a world-class workforce for the American people. We manage Federal job announcement postings at USAJOBS.gov, and set policy on governmentwide hiring procedures. We conduct background investigations for prospective employees and security clearances across government, with hundreds of thousands of cases each year. We uphold and defend the merit systems in Federal civil service, making sure that the Federal workforce uses fair practices in all aspects of personnel management. We manage pension benefits for retired Federal employees and their families. We also administer health and other insurance programs for Federal employees and retirees. We provide training and development programs and other management tools for Federal employees and agencies. In many cases, we take the lead in developing, testing and implementing new governmentwide policies that relate to personnel issues. Altogether, we work to make the Federal government America’s model employer for the 21st century.

Current Opportunities for U.S. Office of Personnel Management

Presidential Management Fellows

Opportunity Type: Fellowship
Application Deadline: October 15, 2018
Description: The Presidential Management Fellows (PMF) Program is administered by the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM). Each year, candidates apply for the prestigious title of PMF Finalists. Selected Finalists are eligible for appointment as Fellows. To become a PMF, you must participate in an arduous, multi-phase process. It takes patience and endurance, but also gives you a chance to demonstrate your leadership ability and potential. As a PMF, you will have earned your place in the Program, and the opportunity to grow professionally, serve your country, and make a difference! The very first step in successfully becoming a PMF is paying attention to the details of the annual application and assessment process. For detailed eligibility requirements, check out the Eligibility webpage. Once the application period opens, it will appear on USAJOBS (www.usajobs.gov). The application is typically open for two weeks and closes at 11:59 PM (Eastern Standard Time) on the last day. Review the Application Process to learn about all the steps to apply. This Become A PMF section outlines major components of the application and assessment process. Applicants should review each component, including the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs), which may be updated throughout the process.

Contact Information

U.S. Office of Personnel Management
1900 E Street, NW
Washington, DC 20415-1000
www.opm.gov/