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Armomancer  
#681 Posted : Tuesday, December 31, 2019 2:52:39 PM(UTC)
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For some reason the “quote” button is broken for me.

Pony Sprinkles: Your timeline is normal, especially if you are not in a mission critical/STEM position.

Eie922: The investigations are typically conducted by contractors, but they are ultimately DoD clearances that reside in scattered castles.
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#682 Posted : Tuesday, December 31, 2019 3:35:45 PM(UTC)
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Pony Sprinkles: Your timeline is normal, especially if you are not in a mission critical/STEM position.


Thanks, Armomancer. Actually, I am in the STEM-related position - what shall we make of this silence then?

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Armomancer  
#683 Posted : Tuesday, December 31, 2019 5:05:56 PM(UTC)
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Pony Sprinkles: Your timeline is normal, especially if you are not in a mission critical/STEM position.


Thanks, Armomancer. Actually, I am in the STEM-related position - what shall we make of this silence then?


Hmm. That is odd then. It took me about 6 months to hear back for the background investigation.
The people reviewing your forms might just be taking their sweet ole time. Let me send you a PM.
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#684 Posted : Tuesday, December 31, 2019 7:40:15 PM(UTC)
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I will also share my timeline within the mix:

09/19 - Applied (STEM Position)
09/19 - Interview via HireVue
10/19 - CJO
10/19 - Submitted HR Forms & Security Forms
10/19 - Submitted Revisions
10/19 - Soft Credit Pull
11/19 - Confirmation that Security Forms received
12/19 - Contacted by BI
12/19 - Met with BI for interview and BI contacted references
12/19 - Received a phone call that they are still interested in me as an applicant
12/19 - Poly/Psych & OPI scheduled for 01/20



We have pretty much the exact same timeline! I also initially applied in September and I am scheduled for my Poly/Psych and OPI in January as well.
Derry7989  
#685 Posted : Tuesday, January 7, 2020 10:15:23 AM(UTC)
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Hello all and happy new year, is there a new thread for the NSA Timeline 2020?
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#686 Posted : Wednesday, January 8, 2020 4:16:37 AM(UTC)
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I saw this a few days ago.

https://federalnewsnetwo...eral-pay-raise-for-2020/

Looks like those that got a FJO should be getting a raise before they even start! Congrats!
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breakfastbuffet on 1/8/2020(UTC)
William Walter Watkins  
#687 Posted : Wednesday, January 8, 2020 8:32:46 AM(UTC)
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Posting my timeline to share:

5/2019 job fair
6/2019 multiple phone interviews and tests
7/2019 on site interview and verbal CJO
8/2019 written CJO
9/2019 equip submitted
10/2019 more documentation requested, paperwork resubmitted
11/2019 former associates are being interviewed

Thank you to the forum members, this is a very great place for some stress relief. I'm up for what I would consider an ideal job for me,
just want to get this hiring process done.

12/2019 reached out to recruiter, was told to expect psych/poly scheduling in the next few weeks.


Failed first poly, I can now see why everyone hates them. Honestly I felt confident going in, but it was like a bad cop routine from a movie. I was told that if I failed I'd be lucky to get another shot at it. During checkout I was told I had already been rescheduled by my examiner almost immediately. I don't get it honestly, I have worked for huge corporations and I've never been so demoralized during a job application.

At this point, I don't even care if I get the job. Of all the bosses I've had several stood out during my interviews. My NSA supervisor stood out as the best interview I have ever had, which is why I want to work there.



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#688 Posted : Saturday, January 11, 2020 9:27:09 AM(UTC)
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it has been 4 months that i submitted my Equip and haven't heard anything yet. is it normal ?
William Walter Watkins  
#689 Posted : Saturday, January 11, 2020 9:52:55 AM(UTC)
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That's normal, you should be getting calls from friends, family, and former co-workers you listed in your eqip when they start calling.
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#690 Posted : Saturday, January 11, 2020 10:02:30 AM(UTC)
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it has been 4 months that i submitted my Equip and haven't heard anything yet. is it normal ?


Have you checked to see if they've done a credit pull?
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#691 Posted : Saturday, January 11, 2020 10:12:09 AM(UTC)
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Thought I'd share my progress update (clearance granted):

4/19 - Interviewed
5/19 - CJO
6/19 - eQIP submitted
07/19 - Credit Pulled and BI Interviews
10/19 - Psych Assessment and 4 Polygraphs
12/19 - Clearance Granted and Verbal FJO
1/20 - Written FJO
2/20 - EOD

Good luck to everyone still in processing! Hopefully you hear good news as soon as possible.
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William Walter Watkins on 1/11/2020(UTC), That Applicant on 1/11/2020(UTC), DynamoOwl on 1/13/2020(UTC)
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#692 Posted : Saturday, January 11, 2020 8:17:59 PM(UTC)
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Does anyone know if there are any restrictions for foreign travel while in the security phase? I had my polygraph a few weeks ago (Passed) and the foreign travel would be in May. Thanks.
breakfastbuffet  
#693 Posted : Saturday, January 11, 2020 9:22:54 PM(UTC)
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It depends on where you're traveling to. Your recruiter can answer that question.
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#694 Posted : Sunday, January 12, 2020 8:55:53 AM(UTC)
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it has been 4 months that i submitted my Equip and haven't heard anything yet. is it normal ?


Have you checked to see if they've done a credit pull?


i have couple government jobs with CJO, how can i know which one is NSA in my credit report ?

Derry7989  
#695 Posted : Sunday, January 12, 2020 3:29:46 PM(UTC)
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it has been 4 months that i submitted my Equip and haven't heard anything yet. is it normal ?


Have you checked to see if they've done a credit pull?


i have couple government jobs with CJO, how can i know which one is NSA in my credit report ?



It should show as "US Government via ems Department of Defense" on your credit report. Thats what mine came up as.
William Walter Watkins  
#696 Posted : Monday, January 13, 2020 5:11:27 AM(UTC)
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Does anyone know if there are any restrictions for foreign travel while in the security phase? I had my polygraph a few weeks ago (Passed) and the foreign travel would be in May. Thanks.


I was told during the clearing phase, all candidates have to list any foreign travel. I believe it was part of the eqip forms too. I guess just let the recruiter know your vacation plans well ahead of time.
William Walter Watkins  
#697 Posted : Monday, January 13, 2020 5:13:26 AM(UTC)
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Thought I'd share my progress update (clearance granted):

4/19 - Interviewed
5/19 - CJO
6/19 - eQIP submitted
07/19 - Credit Pulled and BI Interviews
10/19 - Psych Assessment and 4 Polygraphs
12/19 - Clearance Granted and Verbal FJO
1/20 - Written FJO
2/20 - EOD

Good luck to everyone still in processing! Hopefully you hear good news as soon as possible.


Hey breakfastbuffet, did your recruiter arrange the re-polys or was it just a regular scheduler? My recruiter goes thru phases where they are super available and then are impossible to reach.
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#698 Posted : Monday, January 13, 2020 5:29:05 AM(UTC)
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Thought I'd share my progress update (clearance granted):

4/19 - Interviewed
5/19 - CJO
6/19 - eQIP submitted
07/19 - Credit Pulled and BI Interviews
10/19 - Psych Assessment and 4 Polygraphs
12/19 - Clearance Granted and Verbal FJO
1/20 - Written FJO
2/20 - EOD

Good luck to everyone still in processing! Hopefully you hear good news as soon as possible.


Hey breakfastbuffet, did your recruiter arrange the re-polys or was it just a regular scheduler? My recruiter goes thru phases where they are super available and then are impossible to reach.


The first polygraph was through my recruiter. Then the three following polygraphs was arranged on-site before I left.
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#699 Posted : Monday, January 13, 2020 8:20:01 PM(UTC)
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it has been 4 months that i submitted my Equip and haven't heard anything yet. is it normal ?


Have you checked to see if they've done a credit pull?


i have couple government jobs with CJO, how can i know which one is NSA in my credit report ?



It should show as "US Government via ems Department of Defense" on your credit report. Thats what mine came up as.


It says "EMS/DEPT OF DEFENSE", is it the one? if so, they pulled the credit check more than 3 months ago yet no news. is it normal ?

William Walter Watkins  
#700 Posted : Wednesday, January 15, 2020 10:31:42 AM(UTC)
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I had a nice chat with my recruiter and was able to get scheduled for my next poly. I asked a few questions that may be useful for those here.

1. What are the chances I go thru this all and the job is not available?
- They're answer was for my category (Cyber Security) there's a deep shortage, so I am pretty much guaranteed a slot once I'm done if I pass. There's quite a few job roles that fall under that category so at least that's one less thing to worry about.

2. How long is Adjudication?
- It's currently running 2 or 3 months behind passing all the tests.

3. Should I withdraw my application, what happens. Is there a penalty? So life is short and I get job offers often, I have often considered ending this just to have one less thing to worry about.
- They stated that people do drop out for that reason, you won't get black listed but you will have start all over if you ever reapply.

I also would like to say, thank you for all the support members have given me here. I truly appreciate it.
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