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Step 7: Write Your KSAs and Cover Letter

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What are KSA’s?

“KSA” is an abbreviation for knowledge, skills, and abilities. KSAs are attributes required to perform a job and which are generally demonstrated through qualifying experience, education, or training.

KSAs are used as part of a rating process to determine which candidates are best qualified for a given position. Choose from th...

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    Kristy327

    over 2 years ago

    2 comments

    Thank you. Very helpful.

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    cgdftg

    about 3 years ago

    62 comments

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    ediesparks

    about 4 years ago

    2 comments

    I keep on applying but there's never any feedback good or bad. What gives??

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    just_comment

    about 4 years ago

    8 comments

    There is no point to applying. You have to know somebody to get a government job.

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    Jokotifa17

    about 5 years ago

    4 comments

    Everytime I try to find the KSA section of a job, I can't seem to find it. How can I fix this?

    KP

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    mrdonmitchell

    over 5 years ago

    2 comments

    Wow! The information was very insightful. Thanks.

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    cdcolson

    over 5 years ago

    4 comments

    Very helpful info! Thank you!

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    myjagrox

    over 5 years ago

    14 comments

    Very detailed info..great!

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    ronnisue

    over 5 years ago

    2 comments

    I written many ksas, but has failed to get a second look, so that I can get an interview? does anyone know of a website or book with detailed information on how to write a eye catching ksa? I even used action words, and I include money figures, but to, no avail. Plus, I have bought several ksa books ( not much help).

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    jyoche

    over 5 years ago

    60 comments

    I was one of the first that went through a Vocational Rehabilitation pilot program that taught resume and cover letter writting. Give the reader the who, what, when, where, and why and quantify your experience. I ran into an Airman on Thursday at a job fair; his resume stated, "Prioritizes and provides patient daily care. I asked him about how many patients and he said 200-300 a day! Adding that little bit changes a line item that is looked over into an impressive accomplishment. Now you know that this guy has a great deal of experience in the prioritization of patient care. ScoobyDoo, do you know anyone in Riverside, CA that does hiring?

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    Account Removed

    almost 6 years ago

    Anne/Travis: I do the hiring for my area here. Feel free to mail me here if you need any assistance.

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    travisludlow

    over 6 years ago

    2 comments

    MartLR,

    If you leave your e-mail address, I can e-mail you an example of my resume. Do you know anyone involved in the federal hiring process?

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    Dianna

    over 6 years ago

    8 comments

    Thanks!

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    landon

    over 6 years ago

    2 comments

    I am a newcomer and have found the difficulties in seeking employment with the Federal Gov't. I am looking into the Dept. of Interior and have found one particular position that is interesting. I found that my qualifications closely match those stated but, the KSA questions throw me a curve. Is there anyone who can assist me or give me direction in answering these questions. Please contact me at tsmrcina@yahoo.com thanks, Tom

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    Anne0522

    almost 7 years ago

    12 comments

    Good article. I not a newcomer, just a climber. I want to climb higher in my career, and my question is does anyone know how to write a great resume? I need writing skills, and I'm weak in this area, I could use some assistance here. any help or tips would be appreciated. Thanks.

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