Keyword: Job descriptions (5 results)
Accommodation and Compliance Series: Job Descriptions
This Job Accommodation Network (JAN) resource provides guidance on writing job descriptions, including formulating a job description, using O*NET, and the accommodations process.
DOL site on The Plain Writing Act of 2010
The Plain Writing Act of 2010 requires federal agencies to write "clear Government communication that the public can understand and use." This DOL resources page regarding the Federal Plain Writing Act of 2010 includes links to the Act and other resources for implimentation which may be useful to persons developing materials for federal hiring.
Federal Employment Vacancy Announcement Statement
Language used in federal employment vacancy announcements to inform applicants with disabilities that federal agencies will consider reasonable accommodation requests.
HR Daily Advisor
Business and Legal Reports’ “HR Daily Advisor” offers multiple resources on developing job descriptions and identifying essential functions, including the comprehensive downloadable document “5 Mistakes Everyone Makes with Job Descriptions and How to Avoid Them.” Account registration is required, but free.
Job Description Writer
This Job Description Writer developed by the American Job Center Network provides guidance on building meaningful job descriptions for hundreds of positions. It provides step-by-step statements on tasks, work activities, work context, skills and knowledge, and tools and technology that can be used to form the basis of job descriptions.