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    Government Finance Careers

    Government Finance Careers
    With nearly 3 million employees, the federal government is the nation's biggest employer. It offers positions for everyone from high school graduates to PhDs, while state and local governments employ another 7.3 million people. You may think every bureaucrat on the planet works inside the Washington, DC, beltway, but a surprising 84 percent of federal jobs are actually outside the DC-metropolitan ...
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    Federal Social Work Opportunities

    How do you help a 27-year-old reservist - a carpenter in civilian life - find a new career when he's lost an arm in Iraq? What services can help the World War II vet whose retirement check doesn't stretch far enough? It takes a vast array of knowledge and skills to answer such questions. The social workers who serve the nation's ...
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    Agriculture Specialist

    Agriculture Specialist
    Agriculture Specialists use their scientific education and expertise to protect American agriculture and the food supply by preventing the introduction of harmful pests, plant and animal diseases and biological threats. You will also have the authority to seize prohibited or contaminated items which could cause great harm. Your training will allow you to make a difference in both the daily lives ...
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    Department of Labor

    Department of Labor
    The Department of Labor fosters and promotes the welfare of the job seekers, wage earners, and retirees by improving their working conditions, advancing their opportunities for profitable employment, protecting their retirement and health care benefits, helping employers find workers, strengthening free collective bargaining, and tracking changes in employment, prices, and other national economic measurements. It administers a variety of Federal labor ...
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    Contract Specialist

    As a contract specialist, you will be responsible for the acquisition of equipment and services of significant importance to the agency. This includes responsibility for solicitation, negotiation, administration, close-out and termination of purchase orders and contracts. A wide variety of commodities are acquired including furniture, telecommunication equipment, ammunition, surveillance equipment, and various services and maintenance efforts. Additional duties may include developing, ...
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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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    Social Security Administration

    Social Security Administration
    The Social Security Administration's mission is to advance the economic security of the United States through implementing trustworthy and effective Social Security programs. There is currently a lot of discussion about the future of Social Security in America. Despite a lot of hype about the possibility of cutting Social Security funding, there are no plans to cut benefits for retirees. In ...
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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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    Highest Paying State Government Computer Sciences and Mathematics Jobs

    Below is a list of the state government computer sciences and mathematics jobs with the highest annual salaries. 1) Computer Software Engineers - $74,910 Actuaries - $73,780 3) Computer Information Specialists - $64,360 4) Database Administrators - $63,680 Advance Your Career Do you want to learn more about careers in state government? Learn more here. 6) Computer Systems Analysts - $61,000 ...
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    Highest Paying State Government Biological Sciences Jobs

    Below is a list of the ten state government biological sciences jobs that have the highest annual salaries. 1) Medical Scientists - $65,580 2) Animal Scientists - $63,160 3) Biological Scientists - $58,660 4) Epidemiologists - $54,870 5) Soil and Plant Scientists - $53,580 6) Biochemists / Biophysicists - $48,940 7) Zoologists - $48,660 8) Conservation Scientists - $48,250 9) Microbiologists ...
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    Federal Jobs in Michigan

    Federal Jobs in Michigan
    Over one-third of Michigan's federal workforce is employed by the Department of Defense by tank and automotive related agencies. The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armament Command (TACOM) and its research and development element (TARDEC) combine to employ over 5,000 at their facilities in Warren. The Veterans Health Administration, Internal Revenue Service, Transportation Security Administration, and the Bureau of Customs and Border ...
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    Highest Paying State Government Business and Finance Jobs

    Below is a list of the ten state government business and finance jobs with the highest annual salaries. 1) Financial Analysts - $60,870 2) Business Operations Specialists - $57,460 3) Budget Analysts - $57,280 4) Financial Examiners - $56,970 Advance Your Career Do you want to learn more about careers in state government? Learn more here. 5) Loan Officers - $54,530 ...
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    Highest Paying State Government Arts and Media Jobs

    Below is a list of the ten state government arts and media jobs with the highest annual salaries. 1) Producers / Directors - $50,950 2) Sports Officials - $49,540 3) Editors - $49,510 4) Technical Writers - $49,040 Advance Your Career Do you want to learn more about careers in state government? Learn more here. 5) Fine Artists - $48,280 6) ...
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    Army Medical Command

    U.S. Army Medical Command has command and control of two Army installations - Fort Detrick, located in Frederick, Md., and Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, D.C. Fort Detrick hosts 30 tenants from the Departments of Defense, Agriculture, Justice, Treasury, and Health and Human Services. U.S. Army Medical Research and Material Command has headquarters and several research and logistics units at ...
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    Federal Jobs in Engineering

    Federal Jobs in Engineering
    Engineers advise on, administer, supervise, or perform research or other professional and scientific work of a special or miscellaneous character. These positions involve the application of a knowledge of such engineering fundamentals as the strength and strain analysis of engineering materials and structures, the physical and chemical characteristics of engineering materials. Below is a list of the various types of engineering ...
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    Independent Agency Overview

    More than 200 years ago, the founders of the United States gathered in Philadelphia to create a constitution for a new national government and transform America into a self-governing nation. The Federal Government of the United States has been the centralized governmental system of America since the signing of the original U.S. Constitution, and operates with three branches: legislative, executive, and ...
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    Federal Jobs in Alaska

    Federal Jobs in Alaska
    Alaska is a great place to look for a federal job because it has a large number of federal workers and a small population. Most federal employees work in the U.S. Army and Air Force. Two DOI agencies, the National Park Service and Bureau of Land Management both employ around 1,000 people in the state. Population: 0.7 million Federal Workforce: 13,323 ...
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    Federal Jobs in Wisconsin

    Federal Jobs in Wisconsin
    Wisconsin has a relatively small federal workforce for its population. A higher than average retired military population has made the Veterans Health Administration the largest single federal employer in the state, with nearly 4,800 employees. Most of the DoD's small workforce in the state is administered by the U.S. Army. Several USDA agencies make up most of the remainder of Wisconsin's ...
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    Highest Paying State Government Mechanical Jobs

    Below is a list of the ten state government mechanical jobs with the highest annual salaries. 1) Electronics Repairers (utilities) - $48,740 2) Aircraft Mechanics / Service Technicians - $46,940 3) Telecommunications Line Installers - $45,190 4) Precision Instruments Repairers - $44,390 Advance Your Career Do you want to learn more about careers in state government? Learn more here. 5) Mechanical ...
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    Federal Jobs in New York

    Federal Jobs in New York
    New York's relatively large senior population has mad the Veterans Health Administration the largest single federal employer in the state with nearly 15,000 workers. Homeland security related agencies also employ large workforces charged with protecting some of the nation's most critical transportation networks and financial institutions. The top DHS agencies in the state are the Transportation Security Administration and the Bureau ...
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