DFAS Careers

Veterans

Thank you for your service to our country! Now, you can continue to serve as DFAS civilian, the agency who provides the finance and accounting support to our military. Your experience and the technical skills, teamwork, leadership, mission focus are key attributes we consider essential to our agency.  As a leader in the employment of military veterans, we recognize the value of military service and the future potential of our veterans.

You may also be eligible to apply to our Hire a Hero program, which is an additional hiring authority that DFAS uses to recruit military veterans.

DFAS Hire a Hero Program

DFAS Hire a Hero Program

 
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Veteran-Specific Hiring Programs

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Veterans’ Recruitment Appointment (VRA)

VRA is a special hiring authority to appoint eligible veterans without competition to positions at any grade level up through GS-11. Veterans are then converted to career or career-conditional appointment after two years of successful service. You must meet the basic qualifications for the position.

 

Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA)

The Veterans’ Employment Opportunity Act of 1998 allows qualified veterans to apply under merit promotion procedures when the agency is recruiting from outside the Department of Defense. You must be among the best qualified candidates to be referred for the position.

 

30% of more Disabled Veterans Appointment (DAV)

A veteran with a compensable service-connected disability of 30 percent of more (by way of notice from the Veterans Administration) may be non-competitively appointed. Eligible disabled veterans can receive a noncompetitive, temporary appointment of more than 60 days or a term appointment.  Then they may be converted to a career or career-conditional appointment at any time during the temporary or term appointment based on successful performance.

 

Veterans’ Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA)

The Veterans’ Employment Opportunity Act of 1998 allows qualified veterans to apply under merit promotion procedures when the agency is recruiting from outside the Department of Defense. You must be among the best qualified candidates to be referred for the position.
 

30% of more Disabled Veterans Appointment (DAV)

A veteran with a compensable service-connected disability of 30 percent of more (by way of notice from the Veterans Administration) may be non-competitively appointed. Eligible disabled veterans can receive a noncompetitive, temporary appointment of more than 60 days or a term appointment.  Then they may be converted to a career or career-conditional appointment at any time during the temporary or term appointment based on successful performance.
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