Author Archives: Rob Riggins

How to Block Your Current Employer from Viewing Your ClearedJobs.Net Account

Don’t want your current employer to know that you’re looking for a new job? Not a problem. You can set up your ClearedJobs.Net job seeker profile so recruiters can find you, but recruiters from your current employer can not.

Three easy steps and you’re on your way to a new cleared job.

1. Log in to your ClearedJobs.Net account. From the My Account Dashboard click on View your Profile.

2. From the Profile screen click on Block Employers.

ClearedJobs.Net Block Employers

3. From the Block Employers screen start typing the name of an employer you wish to block and it should appear as…

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Interview with a Recruiter, Lauren Arky, URS

Lauren Arky, URSLauren, tell us about yourself and URS

I’ve worked for URS since 2010 as a corporate recruiter working on funded positions, proposals and contingent offers. I recruit for a wide variety of areas in the company including Navy and Air Force contracts at the DC Navy Yard, Groton, CT, Middletown, RI and Dayton, OH. I primarily recruit cleared personnel.

URS is a growing company. Four years ago we had 40k employees and today we have 56k. We’ve diversified into oil and gas and there are a lot of opportunities for growth within the company.

URSTell us about the URS hiring process

We typically start with a phone screen. Depending…

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Interview with a Recruiter, Claudia Trail, HP

HP's Claudia TrailClaudia, tell us about yourself and HP

I have been in recruiting for over 20 years, with the last 13 years supporting the Intelligence Community. At HP, I am a Talent Acquisition Sourcing Lead. In this role, I search and identify passive talent for our career opportunities within the Consulting & Intel Group with Security clearance of a TS and above w/polygraphs. Our contracts/programs are with the 3 or 4 letter agencies in the Washington, DC metro area, across the US and some contracts have OCONUS work.

Why do I want to work for HP

HP cares about its employees. We have amazing values and culture that is impactful to…

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How I’ve Been Successful Finding Cleared Talent

Shaunta Russell, St. Michael's Twenty-two year USMC veteran and Director of Administration Shaunta Russell joined St. Michaels in June, 2011.

St. Michael’s was founded in 2006 by Todd Brymer, a retired Lieutenant Colonel and former Army paratrooper.  St. Michael’s works with federal agencies to improve their business process results, including Financial Policy Support, Enterprise Financial System Integration and Standardizing Internal Controls.

St. Michael's logoSt. Michael’s is named for the patron saint of paratroopers.

Consistent Sourcing Results

I’ve consistently used ClearedJobs.Net as a sourcing tool since I started with St. Michael’s in 2011, with good success. In fact I used ClearedJobs.Net in my transition.

Immediately after starting with the company  I needed to fill a Data

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Two Sessions for Transitioning Military

Military Appreciation Month is upon us.

If you’re in the DC area, two military transition programs you want to participate in are May 8 in Crystal City, Va.

AFCEA Nova Military Transition Seminar Breakfast

The SI networking with transition military at AFCEA Nova Transition Seminar BreakfastTransitioning Military are invited to attend this breakfast meeting at the DoubleTree Crystal City. You’ll hear from others who have already made the military to civilian transition, as well as network with recruiters and hiring managers from sponsoring companies.

Eat a great breakfast, enjoy the beautiful view of Washington from the top of the hotel, and propel your transition forward. Register for the Military Government Career Transition Seminar

Cleared Job Fair Interactive Transition Discussion

As…

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