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Department of Veterans Affairs: Federal Jobs Overview

The VA administers programs involving health care, pensions, benefits and employment to aid U.S. veterans and their families, runs the veterans’ hospital system and operates our national cemeteries. Recent hiring has focused on attracting qualified health care professionals, claims examiners, and human resources specialists.


Number of Employees


205,542


Career Fields


Medical and Public Health
Security and Protection
Legal
Administration / Program Management


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Future Hiring Projections (FY 2007-09)


30,238


Top Five Occupations


Registered Nurse (11,321)
Physician (5,174)
Practical Nurse – LPN/VN (4,080)
Certified Nursing Assistant (3,564)
Pharmacist (1,847)


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Current Vacancies


Click here for a current list of Veterans Affairs vacancies.


Source


Partnership for Public Service, Where the Jobs Are: Mission Critical Opportunities for America, 2007.


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