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Federal Jobs in Texas

Federal Jobs in Texas

Defense and homeland security related agencies make up over half Texas’s federal workforce. Two Defense Department agencies, the Air Education and Training Command Army Medical Command, both have over 5,000 Texas employees. The Bureau of Customs and Border Patrol employs over 10,000 along the state’s long border with Mexico.

Population: 23.5 million

Federal Workforce: 120,142

Largest Federal Departments / Agencies (number of employees in parentheses): Department of Defense (41,430), Department of Homeland Security (20,267), Department of Veterans Affairs (17,503), Department of the Treasury (10,401), and the Department of Justice (5,577).

As of March 2nd, 2009 there are 398 Government and Policy jobs in Texas listed on GovCentral’s job search engine (powered by USAJobs.) Check them out here.

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Accounting and Finance
Admin & Management
Biological Sciences
Business, Industry, Procurement
Copyright and Patents
Editorial, Public Affairs
Education and Teaching
Facilities Management, Utilities, Maintenance
Human Resources
Information Technology
Investigations, Inspections, Security
Legal, Examinations
Library Sciences, Archives
Math, Statistics
Mechanics and Automotive
Medicine, Dentistry, Public Health
Physics, Chemistry
Postal Service
Quality Assurance
Safety, Resource Protection
Social Sciences, Psychology, Social Work
Supply and Inventory
Veterinary Medicine

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