How to Apply

GAO job vacancies, including intern positions, are posted on USAJobs.

Before you can apply for any of our jobs, you need to create an account at USAJobs. Once you have an account, you will be able to

  • Create a resume in USAJOBS
  • Apply to a GAO job announcement
  • Receive automated job alerts with updates on our latest vacancies

Be sure to check out our Tips for Applicants (PDF, 1 page).

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Reasonable Accommodations for Applicants

GAO is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to its employees and applicants for employment to ensure that qualified individuals with disabilities have equal access to all employment opportunities and have the opportunity to perform to their fullest potential.

To request a reasonable accommodation for the application or interview process, please contact the Reasonable Accommodations Coordinator at 202-512-7360, or send an email to

GAO Contacts

  • Job opportunity questions: email  
  • Specific vacancy questions: email GAO's Human Capital Office at Please include the vacancy number you are inquiring about.