E-Verify—the federal electronic employment eligibility verification service—has expired due to a lapse in funding and will not be available during the partial shutdown of the U.S. government that began Dec. 22.
In its purest form, a job description indicates the work to be performed by the candidates for employment. The objective of a well-written job description is to attract the highest number of talented candidates and, from that list, hire the best one. Listed below are approaches to writing a job description and the elements required to develop a better position description. These include the position summary, the position's essential functions and the competencies, skills, education and work experience required to be successful in the position.