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Frequently Asked Questions USAJOBS

How do I create my resume?

To create a resume, you have the option of:

1. Uploading a resume - Uploaded resumes must be less than 3 MB and can be
    in one of the following formats: GIF, JPG, JPEG, PNG, RTF, PDF, or Word
    (DOC or DOCX).

2. Create a resume - On how to use the USAJOBS Resume Builder, visit our

Your resume must contain information required by the job opportunity announcement. Please review the "How to Apply" section of the job opportunity announcement very carefully.

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