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    How to Find a State / Local Government Job in Florida

    State Government State of Florida Employment Local Governments Counties Miami-Dade County Broward County Palm Beach County Hillsborough County Duval County Cities Jacksonville Miami Tampa St. Petersburg Orlando
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    Federal Jobs in Georgia

    Federal Jobs in Georgia
    Nearly half of Georgia's large federal workforce is employed by defense-related agencies, mostly under the Department of the Air Force and the Department of the Army. The Air Force Materiel Command at Rollins AFB alone employ over 12,000, and the Army Installation Management Agency and Army Medical Command each employ around 3,000 people in the state. The Centers for Disease Control ...
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    Federal Jobs in Hawaii

    Federal Jobs in Hawaii
    Hawaii has a relatively large federal workforce for its population. Nearly 75 percent of the state's federal employees are employed by the Department of Defense, with nearly 9,000 employed by the U.S. Navy. The Navy 's Pacific Command is headquartered at Camp H.M. Smith, outside of Honolulu employing nearly 5,000. The Transportation Security Administration, the Army Installation Management Agency, and the ...
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    Times to Go with Your Gut at Work

    Times to Go with Your Gut at Work
    Ever get a hunch but can’t put your finger on why you feel the way you do? Perhaps it’s the way a coworker reacts to your proposal, or a strange feeling that your boss isn’t happy with your performance. Not everything can be worked out with a pro and con list. Much of working with people is following your intuition. And ...
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    Veterans Employment Preference Guide

    Veterans Employment Preference Guide
    If you are a Veteran you have a couple of different tools that can give you an edge in getting a civil service (Federal) job: the Preference Points and Veteran's Recruitment Appointment rule. The following is a summary of these tools and how they can help: Preference Points Overview General Requirements for Preference Types of Preference How it Works Filing Applications ...
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    Federal Jobs in Idaho

    Federal Jobs in Idaho
    Idaho is known for its wide open spaces and low population density. Consequently, most federal employees in the state are charged with administering and protecting the state's natural resources. The two largest federal employers in the state are the Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management, which employ 4,000 and 1,500 federal workers respectively. Population: 1.5 million Federal Workforce: 10,300 ...
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    Federal Jobs in Illinois

    Federal Jobs in Illinois
    Illinois's growing elderly population has fueled employment growth at the Veterans Health Administration, which now employs over 8,000 people in the state, making it the state's largest federal employer. The U.S. Army and Air Force also employ significant numbers in the state, primarily at the U.S. Army Tank, Automotive and Armament Command, the Air Mobility Command, and the U.S. Army Corps ...
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    Federal Jobs in Indiana

    Federal Jobs in Indiana
    The Department of Defense employs nearly half of Indiana's federal workers. Most of these workers are employed at the Defense Finance and Accounting Service and the Naval Sea Systems Command. Other major federal employers include the Veterans Health Administration and the Bureau of the Census. Population: 6.3 million Federal Workforce: 20,910 Largest Federal Departments / Agencies (number of employees in parentheses): ...
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    Careers at the CDC

    Careers at the CDC
    What's the best thing about working for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one of the world's top public health organizations? For Hilda Shepeard, a team leader and senior health communications specialist at CDC headquarters in Atlanta, it's not the prestige or pay: "There's an enormous opportunity to really do something meaningful -- you're touching people's lives." Here's a ...
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    VA Therapy Professionals

    Looking for a career as a therapy or rehab professional in a top-notch setting? How about a healthcare system where the medical practice, equipment and record-keeping are state-of-the-art, the patients are considered heroes and the employee benefits surpass those most private employers offer? Then consider a career with the Veterans Health Administration, the US Department of Veterans Affairs' health service. "We ...
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    Federal Jobs in Kansas

    Federal Jobs in Kansas
    Kansas is home to nearly 15,000 federal workers, over half of which are employed by the Departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs. The largest agencies in the state are the Veterans Health Administration, the Army Installation Management Agency, and the Army Training and Doctrine Command. Another significant federal employer is the DOJ's Bureau of Prisons which administers the notorious Federal Penitentiary ...
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    Federal Jobs in Kentucky

    Federal Jobs in Kentucky
    Kentucky has a relatively large number of federal employees for its population size. Nearly one-fourth of them are employed by the Internal Revenue Service at the IRS Processing Center in Covington, a suburb of Cincinnati, Ohio. Other large federal employers in the state are the Veterans Health Administration and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, which employ 3,000 and 1,000 Kentuckians ...
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    Federal Jobs in Louisiana

    Federal Jobs in Louisiana
    Louisiana has seen large demographic and social changes as a result of Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. The state's federal workforce has also been in flux during this period with the Federal Emergency Management Agency becoming the state's second largest federal employer behind the Veterans Health Administration. FEMA employs nearly 1,500 in the state followed closely by the U.S. Army Corps ...
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    Federal Jobs in Maine

    Federal Jobs in Maine
    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 ...
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    Seattle-Tacoma Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Seattle-Tacoma, WA metro area. Counties Included: WA - Island, King, Kitsap, Mason, Pierce, Skagit, Snohomish, Thurston, Whatcom 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2007 Salary: $19,720-$24,662 Hourly Rate: $9.45-$11.82 2008 Salary (3.5% increase): $20,412-$25,528 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2007 Salary Range: $22,172-$27,898 Hourly Rate: $10.62-$13.37 2008 ...
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    Government Job Report - Top Hiring Federal Agencies (November 2009)

    Government Job Report - Top Hiring Federal Agencies (November 2009)
    The Government Job Report is a new monthly feature on GovCentral. At the beginning of every month, GovCentral will publish its rankings of the federal agencies with the highest number of current job openings. As you'll notice, the top 5 ranked agencies for this month are either branches of the military or work with veterans. We based the ranking based on ...
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    Careers in Government that Earn 60k+

    Careers in Government that Earn 60k+
    Despite some chatter on Capitol Hill about imposing a hiring freeze for the federal government, GovCentral is still confident in sustained employment growth for the next two to three years. This bodes well for job seekers that are looking to start a career in public service or transition from the military or private sector. Last week we listed the most in-demand ...
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    Federal Jobs in Massachusetts

    Federal Jobs in Massachusetts
    Massachusetts has a highly diversified federal workforce that is spread somewhat evenly across federal departments and career sectors. The Department of the Defense employs the most of any department with the Air Force Materiel Command and the Army Research, Development, and Engineering Command employing 1,100 and 700 respectively. The Veterans Health Administration, the Internal Revenue Service, Transportation Security Administration, and the ...
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    Federal Jobs in Minnesota

    Federal Jobs in Minnesota
    Despite a relatively minimal number of Defense Department employees, Minnesota does have a high number of military veterans making the Veterans Health Administration the state's largest federal employer with over 4,000 employees. The Transportation Security Administration, Bureau of Prisons, Forest Service, and the Army National Guard are also significant federal employers in the state, each employing over 500. Population: 5.2 million ...
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    Federal Jobs in Mississippi

    Federal Jobs in Mississippi
    The Department of Defense employs nearly half of Mississippi's federal workforce, with employment spread evenly among the military branches. The largest defense agencies in the state are the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Air Education and Training Command, which both employ around 2,000 in the state. The state is also home to a large number of military veterans, and ...
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