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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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