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The Best and Worst Departments to Work for Now

The Best and Worst Departments to Work for Now

Thanks to the stimulus package, many sectors of government are seeing a huge boost in job creation. On the other hand, some departments are having massive layoffs. Straight from the headlines to you, an index of sectors and areas that are hiring, and a list of states and departments that are laying people off.

Nobody, not even the Administration, is able to predict the exact number of jobs created in the government in each area. What we can do, however, is take bits and pieces from current events and legislation, to form an educated estimate.

With the articles below, you can see which areas will be the most heavily funded for job creation. The best departments and agencies are heavily funded by the economic stimulus bill. They include public works and energy projects. They also fund many federal programs and departments.

The Best Departments and Agencies to Work for in Government Right Now

$1.2 Billion in Recovery Act Funding for Science and Related Jobs

Published March 25, 2009

NOAA Seeks Proposals That Will Restore Coastal Habitat, Create Jobs, Stimulate Economy

Published March 25, 2009

EEOC Employee Morale Declines as Workload Grows; Looks to Hire More Workers

Published March 25, 2009

Vice President Biden, Railroad Administrator, Announce Funding and Job Creation for Amtrak in Recovery Act
Published March 13, 2009

$150 Million in Economic Development Admin. Funds from Recovery and Reinvestment Act; Create Jobs in Areas Hardest Hit

Published March 11, 2009

DHS Recovery Act Aviation Projects to Create 3,000 Jobs

Published March 6, 2009

Obama, At DOT, Points To Road-Building Jobs

Published March 3, 2009

Stimulus Dollars May End Up Helping Undocumented Workers

Published February 19, 2009

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