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Application Information

Jobs at NIEHS

Meeting Professionals

The following forms may be used to furnish work history information in applying for a position with the federal government:

  1. Resume(; or
  2. Curriculum Vitae (CV)( and Bibliography(; or
  3. Any other format the applicant chooses (e.g., OF 612 Optional Application for Employment (  Download Adobe ReaderExit NIEHS )

Additional forms also may be necessary depending on the position and type of appointment mechanism involved (e.g., OF 306 Declaration of Federal Employment, school verification letter, Personal Data Update, Special Volunteer/Guest Researcher Agreement, etc.).

Educational Background

If applicants wish to have their educational background considered, they must submit a copy of either their unofficial college transcript(s) or course list (including grades and semester hour received per course) on a separate sheet of paper.

Additional Information

Registration on ( Exit NIEHS is strongly encouraged for all positions, but is required for some positions. The position announcement specifies what is required so please read it carefully.

Please refer to the appropriate documentation checklist for other forms/documents required in the preparation of a personnel action under the various appointment mechanisms, fellowships, and student programs. Department of Health & Human Services National Institutes of Health
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