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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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    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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    New York, NY: Federal Jobs Overview

    New York, NY: Federal Jobs Overview
    New York City is the most populous city in the United States. New York is today one of the world's leading business, financial and cultural centres and its influence in politics, education, entertainment, media, fashion and the arts all contribute to its status as one of the major global cities. Most of the Federal government positions available in New York are ...
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    Federal Jobs in North Dakota

    Federal Jobs in North Dakota
    North Dakota's federal workforce is spread evenly amongst the executive federal departments. The Department of the Air Force employs the most DoD employees in the state, but the DOI's Bureau of Indian Affairs and the DHS's Bureau of Customs and Border Protection both employ equally significant workforces in the state. Population: 0.6 million Federal Workforce: 6,159 Largest Federal Departments / Agencies ...
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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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    Glossary of Federal Terms

    h4. T TEMP APPT-PER — (Sometimes referred to as "TAPER" appointment) A nature of action that documents a temporary appointment authorized by the Office of Personnel Management in the absence of eligibles who can be considered for permanent employment from a civil service register. The appointment is temporary, pending the establishment of a register from which permanent employees can be selected. ...
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    Department of the Navy

    Department of the Navy
    The US Navy's primary mission is to maintain, train and equip combat-ready Naval forces capable of winning wars, deterring aggression, and maintaining freedom of the seas. That mission includes the support of all military departments of the United States. The navy is a component force of the U.S. Department of Defense, a cabinet-level agency reporting directly to the president. The secretary ...
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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Glossary of Federal Terms

    h4. R "RARE BIRD" POSITION — One where the OPM has determined that the pay or duties of the position are such, or that the qualified persons are so few, it would not be in the interest of good civil service administration to fill the position through open-competitive examination. RATE OF BASIC PAY — The rate of pay fixed by law ...
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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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