Hiring

Dozens of Democrats Say Trump Administration is Under Hiring and Over Firing Disabled Feds

Lawmakers want data to further investigate the hiring and firing of workers with targeted disabilities.

OPM Proposes Legislation to Clarify Probationary Periods, Expand Hiring Eligibility

The federal government’s HR agency also hopes to remove a cap on interns at federal agencies.

Senior Executives Association Teams Up with Freelance Gig Exchange

Collaboration aims to broaden opportunities for agency subject-matter experts.

TSA Braces for 4% Increase in Summer Travelers Amid Staffing Woes

Low pay and limited career opportunities are contributing to high turnover at the agency, investigators have found.

Government Needs to Invest in Human Resources

In high performing organizations, HR specialists work as advisers and consultants to line managers to address workforce problems. That doesn’t happen in federal agencies.

White House: Proposed Hiring Rule Was Meant to Help, Not Hurt Ex-Offenders Seeking Federal Jobs

Administration seeks to clarify intent of proposed requirement that applicants disclose participation in pretrial diversion programs, amid outcry.

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IRS Makes Progress With Hiring, Training to Implement New Tax Law

Agency had to update 202 tax products and change 128 information technology systems.

FBI Director Touts Record Job Applications Despite Bashing of Bureau

Wray acknowledges Trump budget cuts, declines to respond to political jabs.

U.S. Marshals Complain That System Unfairly Denies Them a Promotion

Clash on merit principles raises questions about agency’s management structure.