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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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    Federal Jobs in Nebraska

    Federal Jobs in Nebraska
    Nebraska's relatively small federal workforce is primarily employed by the DoD and VA, with significant employment at several USDA agencies. The Veterans Health Administration is the largest single federal employer, with 1,500 in the state. Two DoD agencies, the Air Force Air Combat Command and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers employ 1,000 and 800 respectively. Two USDA agencies, the Natural ...
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    Federal Jobs in West Virginia

    Federal Jobs in West Virginia
    With a higher than average retired military population, it is not surprising that the Veterans Health Administration is the largest federal agency in the state with nearly 3,600. Two Treasury agencies, the Bureau of the Public Debt and the Internal Revenue Service, employ 1,900 and 1,300 in the state, respectively. The DOJ's Bureau of Prisons is also a major federal employer ...
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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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    How I Got the Job: Katie DeCelles, 24

    How I Got the Job: Katie DeCelles, 24
    *The job:* Program analyst *The employer:* The Kansas City Regional Financial Center is one of four Financial Management Service processing centers throughout the country. The Financial Management Service, a bureau of the United States Department of the Treasury, provides central payment services to federal program agencies. FMS also operates the federal government’s collections and deposit systems, provides government-wide accounting and reporting ...
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    Philadelphia, PA: Federal Jobs Overview

    Philadelphia, PA: Federal Jobs Overview
    Philadelphia is a major commercial, educational, and cultural center for the nation. As of the 2006 population estimate, the Philadelphia metropolitan area was the fifth-largest in the United States with a population of 5.8 million. Most of the Federal government jobs available are health care and inspection-related. Advance Your Career Do you want to learn more about careers in the federal ...
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    Williams Bridgers: Assessing the Finer Aspects of U.S. Foreign Policy

    Williams Bridgers: Assessing the Finer Aspects of U.S. Foreign Policy
    Jacquelyn Williams-Bridgers was on the eleventh floor of the J.W. Marriott Hotel in Jakarta, Indonesia, last July when a bomb exploded in the lobby, and then another detonated five minutes later at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel across the street. "I was getting ready for breakfast when the suicide bombers struck. It was one of the worst experiences of my life. I knew ...
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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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    Federal Budget Analyst Careers

    Want to use your Excel skills for the good of all citizens? Consider a career in budget analysis. Although this job title conjures up images of accounting and auditing, budget analysis is policy work. Government budget analysts help elected officials divvy up trillions of tax dollars each year. "You can really have a positive influence," explains Scott Pattison, executive director of ...
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    Federal Jobs in Montana

    Federal Jobs in Montana
    Over half of Montana's federal workforce is charged with protecting the state's precious natural resources and managing its large amount of federally-owned property through various USDA and DOI agencies. The U.S. Forest Service employs 3,500 in the state, and the DOI's Bureau of Land Management and Bureau of Indian Affairs both employ nearly 700. Population: 0.9 million Federal Workforce: 11,740 Largest ...
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    Federal Jobs in Missouri

    Federal Jobs in Missouri
    Despite the Defense Department being the largest executive department in the state, the Veterans Health Administration and the Internal Revenue Service each employ over 5,000 in the state. The largest defense-related agencies are the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, which both employ over 1,000. Population: 5.9 million Federal Workforce: 35,351 Largest Federal Departments ...
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    Chemist

    Conduct qualitative and quantitative chemical analyses or chemical experiments in laboratories for quality or process control or to develop new products or knowledge.
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    Highest Paying State Government Protective Services Jobs

    Below is a list of the ten state government protective services jobs with the highest annual salaries. 1) Police and Detective Managers / Supervisors - $68,070 2) Fire Fighting and Prevention Managers / Supervisors - $58,630 3) Correctional Facility Managers / Supervisors - $54,690 4) Police / Sheriff's Patrol Officers - $52,930 Advance Your Career Do you want to learn more ...
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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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    Federal Jobs in New Mexico

    Federal Jobs in New Mexico
    New Mexico's large number of Native Americans has made two federal agencies focused on Indian affairs the largest federal employers in the state. HHS's Indian Health Service and the DOI's Bureau of Indian Affairs employ 2,800 and 2,500 in the state respectively. New Mexico also has a large DoD presence. The Air Force Materiel Command employs 1,700 and the well-known Army ...
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    Federal Jobs in Rhode Island

    Federal Jobs in Rhode Island
    Rhode Island's federal workforce is dominated by the Department of Defense, and the Department of the Navy in particular. The Naval Sea Systems Command employs nearly 2,500 in Newport. The Veterans Health Administration is also a large federal presence, employing nearly 1,000 in the state. Population: 1.1 million Federal Workforce: 6,502 Largest Federal Departments / Agencies (number of employees in parentheses): ...
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    Airway Transportation Systems Specialist

    Airway Transportation Systems Specialist
    If you think that fixing critical communications equipment at an airport that lands 120 planes an hour is exciting, this is the job for you. In these positions you will be responsible for installing, testing, troubleshooting, repairing and certifying radar, communications equipment, navigational aids, airport lighting, backup power — everything air traffic controllers and pilots use for safe flight — to ...
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    Glossary of Federal Terms

    h4. F FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SERVICE — The total of all periods of military and civilian Federal service considered for retirement, reduction in force, and leave purposes. FEDERAL MERIT SYSTEM — A complete system of personnel selection and management based on an integrated set of personnel policies, procedures and practices designed to accomplish three basic objectives: (1) to recruit a competent work ...
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    This Week's Federal Player: Walter Benjamin Fisherow

    This Week's Federal Player: Walter Benjamin Fisherow
    Walter Benjamin Fisherow is a seasoned litigator and environmental warrior whose diplomatic style has brought powerful polluters to the settlement table and helped make our air safer to breathe. Since joining the Department of Justice (DOJ) in 1987, Fisherow has overseen dozens of government lawyers whose work has helped rid America’s atmosphere of two million tons of toxic pollutants generated by ...
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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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