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1 Are you a Veteran who was separated from the armed forces under honorable conditions after completing an initial continuous tour of duty of 3 years (may have been released just short of 3 years)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
2 If you are a male at least 18 years of age, born after December 31, 1959, have you registered with the Selective Service System (select "Not Applicable" if this question does not apply to you)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No, but I have an exemption
  • I am a male at least 18 years of age, born after December 31, 1959, and have NOT registered with the Selective Service System and do NOT have an exemption.
  • Not Applicable
3 Are you a current Federal employee? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
4 Are you a current Federal employee serving under a Veterans' Recruitment Appointment (VRA)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 If you are a current Federal employee, by what agency and organization are you employed? Answer to this question is required
  • DHS - CBP (United States Customs and Border Protection)
  • DHS - DNDO (Domestic Nuclear Detection Office)
  • DHS - FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency)
  • DHS - FLETC (Federal Law Enforcement Training Center)
  • DHS - ICE (United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement)
  • DHS - HQ (Headquarters)
  • DHS - NPPD (National Protection and Programs Directorate)
  • DHS - OIG (Office of Inspector General)
  • DHS - S&T (Science and Technology Directorate)
  • DHS - TSA (Transportation Security Administration)
  • DHS - USCIS (United States Citizenship and Immigration Services)
  • DHS-USCG (United States Coast Guard)
  • DHS - USSS (United States Secret Service)
  • Other
  • Not applicable
6 If you selected "Other", please enter the agency and organization. Maximum length of 100 characters.
7 If you are a current Federal employee, what is your duty station? [City, State] Maximum length of 100 characters.
8 If you are a Federal employee, under what type of appointment are you currently serving? Answer to this question is required
  • Career Appointment, Competitive Service
  • Career-conditional Appointment, Competitive Service
  • Excepted Service Appointment
  • Temporary (Time-Limited Appointment - not to exceed 1 year or less)
  • Term (Time-Limited Appointment - more than one year, not more than 4 years)
  • Pathways Programs (Internship, Recent Graduates, or Presidential Management Fellows)
    8.1 If you are currently under a Pathways Internship Program appointment, have you completed all education requirements, AND are you eligible for conversion to a career or career-conditional appointment in the competitive service, AND are you in the 120-day conversion period after graduation?
    • Yes
    • No
    • Not applicable
    8.2 Please indicate the date you met or will meet all requirements for your degree (diploma, certificate, etc.)
  • Not Applicable
9 Are you a current or former Federal employee with reinstatement eligibility? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
  • Not Applicable
10 If you are, or ever were a Federal civilian employee, indicate the pay plan of the highest graded position you have ever held. Maximum length of 2 characters.
11 If you are, or ever were a Federal civilian employee, indicate the grade level or pay band of the highest graded position you have ever held.
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  • 01
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  • I
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  • IIA
  • IIB
  • Other
12 May we contact your current supervisor for a reference?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Please contact me first
13 Are you a retiree receiving a Federal annuity, either military or civilian?
  • Yes
  • No
(Note: If you are an annuitant, your salary or annuity may be reduced upon employment.)
14 Have you accepted a buyout from a Federal agency within the past 5 years? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
  • Not Applicable
15 Are you eligible for an excepted appointment under the Federal Employment Program for Persons with Disabilities? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
  • I prefer not to answer this question.
16 Are you eligible for noncompetitive appointment under a Special Appointing Authority (this includes employees covered by an Interchange Agreement)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    16.1 If you are eligible for noncompetitive appointment under a Special Appointing Authority, what authority are you applying under? Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
17 Displaced/surplus employee information: Answer to this question is required
  • I am an employee of the Department of Homeland Security who has been declared surplus or displaced AND I am requesting special selection priority under the Department’s Career Transition Plan (CTAP).
  • I am a displaced employee from a Federal agency and eligible for selection preference based on the Interagency Career Transition Assistance (ICTAP).
  • I am not a displaced employee from a Federal Agency.