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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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    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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 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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    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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    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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    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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    Alabama State Government Jobs

    Listed below are several job titles which are either in high demand or difficult to recruit. The State of Alabama Personnel Department is now accepting applications for these positions. There is continuous hiring occurring throughout the year for each of these jobs. If you are interested in applying, simply click the job title above it's description and you will access the ...
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    Federal Jobs in Nevada

    Federal Jobs in Nevada
    For most of its history Nevada has been a state of great expanses of open land and few inhabitants. Despite thirty years of massive population growth, much of its desert landscape remains under federal ownership and the U.S. Air Force's Air Combat Command continues to operate large and expansive Air Force bases throughout the Silver State. The DOI's Bureau of Land ...
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    Step 9: Taking the Oath: Security, Confidentiality, and Ethics

    Step 9: Taking the Oath: Security, Confidentiality, and Ethics
    Getting sworn into office is a major accomplishment, and signifies that you have met all of your agency's high standards to become an employee of the U.S. government. Taking the oath and beginning your work for the government represents a transition into a position with more responsibility, integrity, and pride than many other career paths can offer. As a civil servant, ...
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