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USAJOBS is the official job site of the United States federal government.  It is a centralized one-stop source for federal jobs and employment information. The USAJOBS database provides more than 20,000 worldwide opportunities and is updated daily.  USAJOBS is accessible through two delivery systems in which vacancy announcements and employment information are available:

USAJOBS Interactive Voice Response system at 703-724-1850
(978-461-8404 TDD)
Become a My USAJOBS member
Take control of your job search and career today!
  • Post your resume online
    Let recruiters contact you or keep your resume private. 
  • Apply for federal government jobs
    Find jobs you want and get your resume in the right hands.
  •  Receive automated job alerts
    Create job search agents for updates on the latest listings. Your job search agents will allow you to be notified by email of current Federal job listings. Your search agents can notify you of jobs within the specific job locations, career fields, and/or salary ranges of your choice. For example, to have every Montana Federal opening emailed to you, just click on “Create New Agent” and select “MT” under Job Locations.
For more information regarding creating a My USAJOBS account, Job Search Agents, and Resumes in USAJOBS visit:  
For detailed information on occupations, refer to the Occupational Outlook Handbook or Careers with the Bureau of Land Management. To view details of qualifications for a particular job, go to www.opm.gov/qualifications/index.asp.

For more information, contact a Montana BLM human resource specialist at 406-896-5002.

Pay attention to the "who may apply" section of the vacancy announcement under which you are applying. Unless you are eligible for consideration under a special appointing authority or have status as a federal employee, you will need to apply under announcements open to "All Qualified Applicants." If you have questions, please contact our office at (406) 896-5002 or apply@mt.blm.gov. Remember that all supplemental documents must be received by the closing date of the announcement.