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Hiring Reform Initiative

Welcome to the HHS Hiring Reform website, your source for hiring reform information, news, and resources. This site is intended for HHS human resources professionals, hiring managers, and employees. If you are a job seeker, you can find more information about federal careers at HHS Careers or USAJOBS

President Obama's Memorandum dated May 11, 2010, Improving the Federal Recruitment and Hiring Process is Phase I of the Administration's comprehensive initiative to address major, long-standing impediments to recruiting and hiring the best and the brightest into the Federal civilian workforce.  The President's initiative provides for a vigorous Government wide recruiting effort, makes it easier for Americans to apply for Federal jobs, raises the bar on candidate quality, and provides a commonsense approach to the overall hiring process. 

The requirements of the initiative include:

Additional Resources:

Frequently Asked Questions

Visit the OPM Hiring Reform website for more information on the Hiring Reform Initiative.

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