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 Step 2: Register with USAJOBS


Step 2: Create a USAJOBS Profile
Now that you have created your resume, you are ready to establish a USAJOBS profile and account.  This is required in order to apply to Department of Navy and Marine Corp civilian vacancy announcements.

Steps to Create your Profile:

  • Go to
  • Click "Create Profile" button
  • Enter in your email address and a username.  Then follow the prompts sent via email to complete your profile (name, address, phone number, etc.)

Functionality of USAJOBS Account: Congratulations on creating your new USAJOBS account and profile. With USAJOBS you can:

  • Build/upload resumes and other supporting documents under your “Documents”
  • Search for and apply to Federal civilian job opportunity announcements using both a simple or advanced “Search”
  • Create job search agents to alert you via email of newly opened announcements using "Saved Searches"
  • Save and then view later, jobs you are interested in applying to under "Saved Job"
  • View the status of your application packages on your Account Profile “Home” page

FAQs and Help with USAJOBS:  USAJOBS has created a variety of tools, FAQS and step-by-step instructions for each step of the job search and application process.




If you are a Department of the Navy employee, review our supplemental instructions on completing your USAJOB Profile, Eligibility question #4 pertaining to your current Federal Employment.  This will ensure that you job searches default to announcements open to current federal employees.

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