I have been waiting for 30+ days and the OPM investigation has not even started yet.
2-3 months, you go through a background check
Answered - Task - Principal Project Manager - Engineering (Current Employee) - Columbia, MD
1 week very few steps
Answered - Sr Consultant (Former Employee) - Marlton, NJ
A couple of weeks
Answered - System Engineer (Former Employee) - USA
A few days up to a few weeks
Answered - Command Center Supervisor (Former Employee) - Barbourville, KY
It takes two weeks minimum to get hired on after the selection and offer process. Start date is centered around passing drug tests and background investigations.
Answered - Business Service Provider, Human Resources Manager (Current Employee) - Stennis Space Center, MS
Hiring process depends on the specific job you are applying for.
Initial phone contact, face to face interview, then you are turned over to HR for in-processing. Several dozen forms later and your receive your start date.
Answered - Network Professional (Current Employee) - Fort Drum, NY