Federal Jobs in Virginia
Nearly three-fourths of Virginia’s federal workforce in employed by the Department of Defense which is headquartered at the Pentagon in Arlington. Concurrently, the Defense Logistics Agency, Defense Information Systems Agency, and the Defense Commissary Agency are the largest Defense-related federal agencies in Northern Virginia, but a substantial portion of the Defense Department employees work in Southeastern Virginia. The U.S. Atlantic Fleet Command is headquartered in Norfolk and employs nearly 20,000 Virginians.
Population: 7.7 million
Federal Workforce: 126,927
Largest Federal Departments / Agencies (number of employees in parentheses): Department of Defense (81,036), Department of Commerce (9,344), Department of Homeland Security (8,950), Department of Veterans Affairs (5,564), and the Department of the Interior (3,882).
As of March 2nd, 2009 there are 840 Government and Policy jobs in Virginia listed on GovCentral’s job search engine (powered by USAJobs.) Check them out here.
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