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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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    Highest Paying State Government Physical Sciences Jobs

    Below is a list of the state government physical sciences jobs with the highest annual salaries. 1) Atmospheric Scientists - $68,810 2) Physicists - $60,110 3) Hydrologists - $56,770 4) Geoscientists - $52,710 Advance Your Career Do you want to learn more about careers in state government? Learn more here. 5) Environmental Scientists - $51,380 6) Chemists - $51,400 _Return to ...
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    Microbiologist

    Investigate the growth, structure, development, and other characteristics of microscopic organisms, such as bacteria, algae, or fungi. Includes medical microbiologists who study the relationship between organisms and disease or the effects of antibiotics on microorganisms. *Video* - RealVideo - WMV *Search for Federal Microbiologist Jobs* *Sample of Related Federal Job Searches*: Bacteriologist, Clinical Laboratory Scientist, Microbiological Analyst, Microbiological Laboratory Technician, Microbiology ...
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    Are You Eligible for a Defense Job?

    Are You Eligible for a Defense Job?
    Eligibility rules can be a little confusing. The intent of this page is to clarify some of the the complexities of eligibility rules so job hunters don't waste time applying for positions they cannot become eligible for. This page provides a run-down of the basic eligibility rules for each Department of Defense branch. You should always talk with a representative of ...
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    Highest Paying State Government Sales Jobs

    Below is a list of the five state government sales jobs with the highest annual average salaries. 1) Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents - $98,240 2) Non-Retail Sales Managers / Supervisors - $55,910 3) Sales Representatives (wholesale and manufacturing) - $46,510 4) Real Estate Sales Agents - $46,440 Advance Your Career Do you want to learn more about careers ...
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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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    Federal Jobs in Florida

    Federal Jobs in Florida
    Florida's large and growing number of elderly veterans has lead to steady growth for the Veterans Health Administration, which employs nearly 17,000 in the state. The state's many tourist destinations have made the Transportation Security Administration the second largest federal employer with almost 6,000 employees in Florida. The U.S. Navy and Air Force employ large numbers at its systems in materiel ...
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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 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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    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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    Federal Jobs in Wyoming

    Federal Jobs in Wyoming
    Like most Rocky Mountain states, the DOI and USDA dominate the state's federal workforce. The largest agencies in the state are the National Park Service, the U.S. Forest Service, and the Bureau of Land Management, each employing 800-1,300 federal workers. The Veterans Health Administration also has a significant presence, employing over 900 in Wyoming. Population: 0.5 million Federal Workforce: 6,433 Largest ...
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    Glossary of Federal Terms

    h4. S SABBATICAL — An absence from duty, without charge to pay or leave, that an agency may grant to a Senior Executive Service career appointee to engage in study or uncompensated work experience. SEASONAL EMPLOYEE — An employee who works on an annual recurring basis for periods of less than 12 months (2087 hours) each year. SCIENTIFIC AND PROFESSIONAL (ST) ...
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    Highest Paying State Government Healthcare Jobs

    Below is a list of the state government healthcare jobs with the highest annual salaries. 1) Surgeon - $142,310 2) Internists (general) - $140,640 3) Psychiatrists - $133,530 4) Family and General Practitioners - $131,670 Advance Your Career Do you want to learn more about careers in state government? Learn more here. 5) Physicians (general) - $130,160 6) Dentists - $104,250 ...
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    Federal Jobs in California

    Federal Jobs in California
    California is the largest state in the U.S. and is the location for over 150,000 federal jobs. The state is ethnically diverse and its economy is rooted in the financial services, agriculture and the defense services industry. Population: 36.5 million Federal Workforce: 151,101 Largest Federal Departments (number of employees in parentheses): Department of Defense (54,926), Department of Veterans Affairs (20,662), Department ...
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    Monster iPhone App: Find Jobs with Your iPhone

    Monster iPhone App: Find Jobs with Your iPhone
    Thanks to Monster's new app for the iPhone and iPod touch, your job search can be right in the palm of your hands at all times. Monster designed the app to be the perfect complement to its website experience, giving you access to the Monster account you've already created online--including your resumes, your favorite job searches, your apply history, and so ...
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    Environmental Scientist

    Conduct research or perform investigation for the purpose of identifying, abating, or eliminating sources of pollutants or hazards that affect either the environment or the health of the population. Utilizing knowledge of various scientific disciplines may collect, synthesize, study, report, and take action based on data derived from measurements or observations of air, food, soil, water, and other sources. *Video* - ...
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    National Institutes of Health

    National Institutes of Health
    The National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the primary Federal agency for conducting and supporting medical research. Helping to lead the way toward important medical discoveries that improve people's health and save lives, NIH scientists investigate ways to prevent disease as well as the causes, treatments, and even cures for ...
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    Federal Accounting Careers

    Federal Accounting Careers
    Accountants advise on or administer, supervise, or perform professional accounting work relating to the financial activities of governmental, quasi-governmental, or private sector organizations. The work includes the design, development, operation, or inspection of accounting systems; the prescription of accounting standards, policies, and requirements; the examination, analysis, and interpretation of accounting data, records, or reports; or the provision of accounting or financial ...
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    General Services Administration

    General Services Administration
    The mission of the General Services Administration (GSA) is to monitor and improve the service federal agencies offer to the people of the United States. The GSA is responsible for setting management policies in place, providing services during acquisitions, and ensure financial accountability of other government departments and agencies. The GSA also works to simplify citizen access to government information and ...
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    Biological Science Technician

    Assist biological and medical scientists in laboratories. Set up, operate, and maintain laboratory instruments and equipment, monitor experiments, make observations, and calculate and record results. May analyze organic substances, such as blood, food, and drugs. *Video* - RealVideo - WMV *Search for Federal Biologist Jobs* *Sample of Related Federal Job Searches*: Biological Science Laboratory Technician, Biological Technician, Biologist Aide, Environmental Technician, ...
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