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9 Useful Federal Job Facts

9 Useful Federal Job Facts

Kathryn Troutman | Federal Career Coach

There are between 40,000 and 181,000 jobs open everyday at USAJOBS. The job announcements include salaries, geographic location, closing dates, duties and qualifications required for the job. The job announcements seem long, but they are informative for your applications.

Many types of jobs in the government

You can read about these job “families” and specific job titles at the Office of Personnel Management website. You can look at the duties, qualifications and specifics about these positions.

0000 – Miscellaneous Occupations Group

0100 – Social Science, Psychology, and Welfare Group

0200 – Human Resources Management Group

0300 – General Administrative, Clerical, and Office Services Group

0400 – Natural Resources Management and Biological Sciences Group

0500 – Accounting and Budget Group

0600 – Medical, Hospital, Dental, and Public Health Group

0700 – Veterinary Medical Science Group

0800 – Engineering and Architecture Group

0900 – Legal and Kindred Group

1000 – Information and Arts Group

1100 – Business and Industry Group

1200 – Copyright, Patent, and Trademark Group

1300 – Physical Sciences Group

1400 – Library and Archives Group

1500 – Mathematics and Statistics Group

1600 – Equipment, Facilities, and Services Group

1700 – Education Group

1800 – Investigation Group

1900 – Quality Assurance, Inspection, and Grading Group

2000 – Supply Group

2100 – Transportation Group

2200 – Information Technology Group


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    LeTed

    over 4 years ago

    2 comments

    Go to your school's website and copy your transcripts into an excel document. Save the document and export it as a .pdf, then you can upload it on USAjobs main page.

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    glrodr

    over 5 years ago

    2 comments

    how do you email college transcripts along with employment package? I only have hard copies of my transcripts.

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    bud1941

    almost 6 years ago

    4 comments

    enjoy

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    jonnalagaddaprasad

    almost 6 years ago

    2 comments

    iam complited in B.Com courses In 2005 July

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    shah_tordherian

    almost 6 years ago

    2 comments

    I want to apply for multiple jobs in the federal job campaign

    You can set up an Agent to get the job announcements sent to your email automatically. How do I do this.... lots of info. but little explanations as to how to get it.
    I am looking for a Federal Job... I have a resume and a cover letter. I want to set up an agent to send the job announcments sent directly to my email address. How do I accompliosh this?

    shah_tordherian@yahoo.com

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    barry123

    almost 6 years ago

    18 comments

    I want to apply for multiple jobs in the federal job campaign

    You can set up an Agent to get the job announcements sent to your email automatically. How do I do this.... lots of info. but little explanations as to how to get it.
    I am looking for a Federal Job... I have a resume and a cover letter. I want to set up an agent to send the job announcments sent directly to my email address. How do I accompliosh this?

    bk.five@gmail.com

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    Hopeful_Lee26

    almost 6 years ago

    30 comments

    I found the list of "job family" codes especially helpful. It's also good to know where to read job descriptions at the Human Resources site before hitting USA Jobs.

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