Preparing Your Application for Employment at VA
To apply for Federal positions, you can submit a completed resume or curriculum vitae along with other documents requested in each vacancy announcement. You can download the employment forms used in the application process below.
- OF-510 - Applying for a Federal Job (Instructions for applying) PDF only
- OF-306 - Declaration for Federal Employment PDF only
- SF-15 - Application for 10-point Veteran's Preference PDF or Word
When applying for VA and other Federal positions, you can submit a resume or curriculum vitae. The format you choose for your application is up to you, but it must include some specific information for you to receive proper consideration. The following information is required to evaluate applicant qualifications and to determine whether applicants meet legal requirements for Federal employment. Click on the following items to learn more information.