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Federal Jobs in Maine

Federal Jobs in Maine

Maine is known for its rocky coasts and maritime culture. Most federal jobs in Maine are with the Department of the Navy (source:

Over two-thirds of Maine’s federal workforce is employed by the Department of Defense, primarily by the Department of the Navy. The Navy’s Atlantic Fleet Commander employs over 4,000 in Bath. The Veterans Health Administration, Defense Finance and Accounting Service, and the Bureau of Customs and Border Protection also employ significant numbers in the state.

Population: 1.3 million

Federal Workforce: 9,938

Largest Federal Departments / Agencies (number of employees in parentheses): Department of Defense (6,363), Department of Veterans Affairs (1,177), Department of Homeland Security (907), Department of Agriculture (332), and the Department of the Interior (327).

As of March 1st, 2009 there are 79 Government and Policy jobs in Maine listed on GovCentral’s job search engine (powered by USAJobs.) Check them out here.

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