FAQs for Career Opportunities

How do I submit my application?

Select the opportunity for which you would like to apply and click on “Apply Now.” Register for an account using your email address and create a password. After creating your account, you will be able to upload your cover letter, resume, and enter in your work experience and education information. A cover letter and resume are required to apply for all jobs at APA. Some jobs may require additional documents such as a writing sample or portfolio. Please make sure you attach the documents that are requested in the job announcement. Once you have answered the questions and uploaded documents, submit your application.

What web browsers are most compatible with your system?

Our system is compatible with most major browsers and accessible from desktops, laptops, tablets and smart phones:

  • Internet Explorer 9/10/11
  • Latest Firefox
  • Latest Chrome
  • Latest Safari
  • Latest iOS
  • Latest Android stock browser

To whom should I address my cover letter?

You may address your cover letter to the APA Employment Team as your application will first be reviewed by a recruiter in our department. We also encourage you to mention the specific job opening that you are applying for in your cover letter.

How will I be contacted for an interview?

If your skill set matches the job and you are chosen for an interview, a Human Resources representative will contact you via phone or email regarding the next steps of the interview process.  

How can I check the status of my application?

To check the status of your application, log into your candidate profile and click on My Presence, and select Applications.  The status is displayed next to the job information.  If you have additional questions about your status, please contact the Human Resources department at (202) 336-5520.

APA Job Fairs

APA Human Resources
750 First St. NE
Washington, D.C. 20002-4242