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.
The Validate the Need Against the Workforce, Staffing and Recruiting Plans element is performed by the manager and may take one day to complete. This element requires the manager to review:
It is important to note that the number of days for each step within the 80-day standard for the hiring element is a suggested timeframe. Agencies may need to adjust the number of days for each step while keeping within the 80-day standard for end-to-end hiring.
OPM Steps: 1 OPM Total Days: 1