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    Public Health and Human Services Job Fairs

    Center for Disease Control, FDA Job Fair Schedule, Health and Human Services Campus Fairs About FDA Job Fairs: * To help fill mission-critical medical and science positions, the FDA is attending job fairs throughout the United States. * The agency is meeting with potential applicants to discuss their background and qualifications for the jobs. [widget:job_fairs] AboutCDC Job Fairs: For specific information ...
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    Q&A with a Park Ranger: A Man with His “Dream Job”

    Q&A with a Park Ranger: A Man with His “Dream Job”
    h4. Gary Strachan Ranger Santa Cruz District California State Park Ranger Gary Strachan Up Close and Personal -- A Man with his “Dream Job” 1. What is your most unique experience working in California State Parks? I have had numerous unique experiences throughout my 30 year career as a California State Parks ranger. Some of my experiences include: • Saving a ...
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    Stimulus Package: Which Departments Will See a Boost?

    Stimulus Package: Which Departments Will See a Boost?
    Although 90% of the jobs created by the stimulus package will be private-sector jobs, many federal agencies will be receiving budget bailouts as a part of the stimulus package. The 2009 Stimulus Bill will supplement the budget of the following Government Agencies: The Main Departments [widget:2009stimuluspackage] 1) Department of Agriculture 2) Department of Commerce 3) Department of Justice 4) National Aeronautics ...
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    Take Advantage of the Stimulus Package

    Take Advantage of the Stimulus Package
    Are you looking for a job, or afraid you might lose the one you have? President Obama thinks he can help you. Under President Obama's leadership, the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act passed the House of Representatives on January 28th, 2009. This 'stimulus package' is projected to create between three and four million new jobs. Three-quarters of these jobs are ...
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    Stimulus 2009: Job Creation Revealed

    Stimulus 2009: Job Creation Revealed
    Where Are the Jobs? The $819 billion economic stimulus package that passed the House last week could create or save more than 3 million jobs by the end of next year, according to recent estimates. But where will these jobs be? What type of jobs will be available? We’ve tallied the estimates, and published a breakdown of how many jobs are ...
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    Contracting Oversight and Transparency: A Follow-Up On the Bailout

    Before the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 (AKA the ESSA, and more commonly referred to as "the bailout") passed, Neil raised concerns about whether there would be enough oversight of contractors used in the effort. In particular, he was concerned about the Treasury Secretary being able to waive the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR). Documents released by the Treasury Department today ...
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    Human Resource Specialist

    Human Resource Specialist
    [widget:10_steps_to_a_government_job] Salary Range: YC - 0301 ($115,317 - $149,000) Departments with High Demand: • Department of the Air Force • Department of Veterans Affairs • Department of Health and Human Services Projected Growth: *17%* Employees Needed: *147,000* Internship Opportunities: The Library of Congress offers a Internship, Fellowship, and Volunteer Programs. Search for Human Resource Specialist Jobs by GS Series Number: ...
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    Nurse Consultant

    Nurse Consultant
    [widget:10_steps_to_a_government_job] Salary Range: GS-13 ($82,353.00 - $102,945.00) According to the Office of Personnel Management, Many new federal government jobs will be within health care, which already employs more than 140,000 health care workers. Job Summary • The primary purpose of this position is to plan, coordinate, monitor and evaluate health care activities for high risk, high cost, and problem prone ...
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    Air Traffic Controller

    Air Traffic Controller
    [widget:10_steps_to_a_government_job] Salary Range: YC-2152 ($31,740.00 - $107,991.00) Job Summary • The mission of the United States Air Force is to deliver sovereign options for the defense of the United States of America and its global interests -- to fly and fight in Air, Space, and Cyberspace. Departments with High Demand: • Department of Transportation • Department of the Air Force ...
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    Department of Agriculture District Ranger

    Department of Agriculture District Ranger
    [widget:10_steps_to_a_government_job] Salary Range: GS-13 ($75,879.00 – $127,031.00) Job Summary • This position serves as a District Ranger with responsibility for the management of the resources, goods, and services of a designated area on a National Forest. Expected Duties and Responsibilities • Participates in, coordinates, and/or manages Forest Service programs and projects. • Plans, schedules, and assigns work to subordinates. Departments ...
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    Astronomer

    Astronomer
    [widget:10_steps_to_a_government_job] Salary Range: GS-13 ($75,879.00 - $127,031.00) Job Summary • Core competencies and distinctive capabilities listed on the Air Force website are the following: "integrity first, service before self, and excellence in all we do." Qualifications • Be a United States citizen • Be aged over 21 years old • Pass a medical exam – checks vision, hearing, cardiovascular, mobility ...
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    Public Health Advisor

    Public Health Advisor
    [widget:10_steps_to_a_government_job] Salary Range: GS-15 ($115,317 - $149,000) According to the Office of Personnel Management, Many new federal government jobs will be within healthcare, which already employs more than 140,000 healthcare workers. Job Summary • Provide support services to satisfy the overall operational objectives of the Department of Health and Human Services and the Center for Disease Control. Expected Duties and ...
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    Nontraditional Jobs That Pay $100K

    Nontraditional Jobs That Pay $100K
    It's no secret that doctors, lawyers, traders and senior executives at large corporations typically earn six figures or more. But where are the $100,000 jobs for the rest of us - the 140 million American workers who lack the inclination, the aptitude or the tolerance for student debt to go for the classic big-money careers? It turns out that in 2008, ...
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    Transportation Specialist

    Transportation Specialist
    [widget:10_steps_to_a_government_job] Salary Range: GS-15 ($115,317 - $149,000) Job Summary • Serve as the national and international expert providing transportation advice to communities in the U.S. Expected Duties and Responsibilities • Arrange for passenger travel via plane, bus, train, or boat. • Determine which vehicles to use based on freight or passenger-movement requirements. • Prepare transportation requests and shipping documents. Departments ...
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    Use GovCentral to Improve Your Job Searching

    Use GovCentral to Improve Your Job Searching
    GovCentral's job search capabilities offer a lot more value to those searching for government jobs than might be noticed at a first glance. We can help you find exactly the jobs you are looking for - this article will help you get the most out of your search for government jobs. Seven Secrets: Power Job Searching Awaits We can help you ...
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    5 Reasons to Get a Local or State Gov't Job

    5 Reasons to Get a Local or State Gov't Job
    Over 8 million Americans are currently employed by local and state government organizations, and another 1.4 million jobs are expected to be created by 2014. Together, these jobs are recognized as one of the largest employers in the entire US economy. If you're serious about finding a government job, you should not overlook opportunities to work in local and state government. ...
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    Hot Federal Jobs in 2008

    Hot Federal Jobs in 2008
    What are the hottest jobs in the federal government this year, and how do you get them? To find out, we conducted our annual interview with Monster Federal Career Coach and Gov’t/Public Service Careers message board expert Kathryn Troutman. Troutman is the author of the Federal Resume Guidebook as well as other books on strategies for the federal job search. _Monster_: ...
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    Security Clearance Job Fairs

    These career expo's and job fairs are all created for the purpose of granting cleared government workers the opportunity to advance their careers without having to go through a time-consuming filtering process which separates them out applicants who have no security clearance. h3. Career Fairs ● Maryland's TechExpo Top Secret 04/21/09 BWI Marriott - Baltimore, MD Security Clearance REQUIRED [widget:job_fairs] ● ...
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    Chemist | Scientist - Most Exciting Government Jobs

    Chemist | Scientist - Most Exciting Government Jobs
    With new discoveries being made every day, and the threats of evolving bacteria and pandemic diseases looming on the horizon, there is a lot of incentive to become a chemist or biological scientist. Because the biotechnology industry is experiencing such rapid growth, biotechnology jobs often expect workers to be more skilled than those that are currently available; therefore, many agencies are ...
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    Conclusion: Are You Successful? Can You Advance?

    Conclusion: Are You Successful? Can You Advance?
    Congratulations! Now that you're settling into your government job, you're starting to reap the benefits of an aspiring career, with all of the responsibility and hard work that comes with it. How should you proceed? Avoid the 10 Worst Government Job Blunders Now that you’ve landed yourself a sweet government job, you’ve got to worry about your performance. We’ve all heard ...
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