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The Top 9 Websites for Government Employees and Job-Seekers

The Top 9 Websites for Government Employees and Job-Seekers

Currin Berdine | GovCentral

Government Job-Seeker Websites

(Besides GovCentral!)

As a government job seeker, or any type of person in need of a job, it can be confusing as to where you should go for what information. The Department of Labor has stepped up its game, especially during these tough times, and created


Bureau of Labor Statistics

At the BLS website, you know you’ll find the most factual information on state-by-state job market information, employment projections and job trends – public or private sector. We very frequently site the BLS statistics in our reports such as 7 Booming Federal Career Fields.

The best BLS tools:


Career One Stop

http://www.careeronestop.org/

Career One Stop is a site sponsored by the Department of Labor, and is a source for “employment information and inspiration.” Useful advice on interviews, resumes, and job training.

The best Career One Stop tools:


Department of Labor Mainpage

http://www.dol.gov

What could possibly be better for a job seeker than the mecca of labor itself? Find all the documents, forms, legalities, and certification info you need for any type of employment.

The best Department of Labor tools:

No need to list more – this page has it all!


USAJobs.gov, The Office of Personnel Management

http://usajobs.gov

Okay, this might seem like an obvious choice. And we’ll admit it isn’t the most thrilling site out there, but it is darn useful. All open government vaccancies are listed on USAJobs. Plus, as a government job-seeker, you are required to submit your application through USAJobs.

What’s More: The job search recently got a makeover! Read more.

The best USAJobs.gov tools:


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