Federal contractors have a number of compliance tasks with the requirements for veterans and individuals with disabilities that were implemented in March 2014. The following checklist outlines the OFCCP’s rules: Conduct and document good faith outreach efforts towards veterans and individuals with disabilities (You will be required to keep this documentation for three years) Ensure mandatory […]
If it isn’t documented, it didn’t happen. That is the short answer as to why it is important to document all outreach efforts. Outreach logs will also allow us to perform analytics to more closely understand which of your outreach efforts is providing qualified applicants and which ones are not.
As a federal contractor there are some guidelines for posting open positions. Let’s start by reviewing the basic posting requirement. Under VEVRAA, Federal contractors are required to post “all employment openings” with the appropriate Employment Service Delivery System(s) (ESDS) where the job opening occurs. In this context, “all employment openings” means all job openings with […]
The OFCCP annually publishes the Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) Benchmark on its Web site based on data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Below is the Benchmark chart as presented on the DOL website: Annual VEVRAA Benchmark Effective Dates Because there are numerical goals (annual 7% utilization analysis required since […]