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Human Resources and Security Specialists should use this tool to determine the correct investigation level for any covered position within the U.S. Federal Government.
OPM’s Human Resources Solutions organization can help your agency answer this critically important question.
Developing senior leaders in the U.S. Government through Leadership for a Democratic Society, Custom Programs and Interagency Courses.
The Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Office keeps OPM in compliance with the laws, regulations, policies, and guidance that prohibit discrimination in the Federal workplace. EEO claims may be brought against OPM by employees or applicants who believe they have been discriminated against by OPM based on their race, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sex stereotyping), age, disability, genetic information, and/or reprisal.
We are responsible for encouraging resolution and processing of informal and formal EEO complaints. We provide EEO counseling, administer the Alternative Dispute Resolution program, and adjudicate disputes related to EEO laws and regulations in accordance with applicable Federal EEO practices and procedures. We are also responsible for providing EEO training to all employees.
The EEO Office also manages and administers OPM's Special Emphasis Programs and advises the Director on all diversity and internal EEO related matters. In addition, all required Special Observance and Special Emphasis initiatives to promote equal employment opportunity within OPM's workforce fall under our authority.