Federal Jobs in Alaska
Mt. Edgecumbe (pictured above) is one of Alaska's many natural treasures protected by the Department of the Interior.
Alaska is a great place to look for a federal job because it has a large number of federal workers and a small population. Most federal employees work in the U.S. Army and Air Force. Two DOI agencies, the National Park Service and Bureau of Land Management both employ around 1,000 people in the state.
Population: 0.7 million
Federal Workforce: 13,323
Largest Federal Departments / Agencies (number of employees in parentheses): Department of Defense (4,686), Department of the Interior (3,065), Department of Agriculture (1,319), Department of Transportation (1,282), and the Department of Homeland Security (1,106).
As of March 1st, there are 86 Government and Policy jobs in Alaska listed on GovCentral’s job search engine (powered by USAJobs.) Check them out here.
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