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    Federal Economist Careers

    Federal Economist Careers
    Economist positions require application of a professional knowledge of economics in the performance of duties that include: research into economic phenomena, analysis of economic data, and the preparation of interpretive reports; advice and consultation on economic matters to governmental officials and private organizations or citizens; and the performance of other professional work in economics including supervision and the direction of economists ...
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    Best States for Government Jobs

    Best States for Government Jobs
    The best states for government jobs are in the Southeastern and Pacific regions. Not surprisingly, two states affected by Hurricane Katrina, Louisiana and Mississippi, have also seen some of the largest increases in state and local government employment over the past year. Federal government job growth is not keeping pace with that of state and local governments. The majority of these ...
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    Federal Jobs in Mississippi

    Federal Jobs in Mississippi
    The Department of Defense employs nearly half of Mississippi's federal workforce, with employment spread evenly among the military branches. The largest defense agencies in the state are the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Air Education and Training Command, which both employ around 2,000 in the state. The state is also home to a large number of military veterans, and ...
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    Department of the Air Force

    Department of the Air Force
    The mission of the United States Air Force is to deliver sovereign options for the defense of the United States of America and its global interests - to fly and fight in Air, Space, and Cyberspace. To achieve that mission, the Air Force has a vision of Global Vigilance, Reach and Power. That vision orbits around three core competencies: Developing Airmen, ...
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    Veterans Affairs

    Veterans Affairs
    The mission of the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is 'to meet the needs of the Nation's veterans and their families today and tomorrow'. The VA workforce aims to function as a single, comprehensive service provider to the men and women who serve the Nation. The Five Goals of the Veterans Affairs Department: ● *Strategic Goal 1:* Restore the capability ...
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    Federal Jobs in Massachusetts

    Federal Jobs in Massachusetts
    Massachusetts has a highly diversified federal workforce that is spread somewhat evenly across federal departments and career sectors. The Department of the Defense employs the most of any department with the Air Force Materiel Command and the Army Research, Development, and Engineering Command employing 1,100 and 700 respectively. The Veterans Health Administration, the Internal Revenue Service, Transportation Security Administration, and the ...
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    Huntsville Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Huntsville-Decatur, AL metro area. Counties Included: AL - Lawrence, Limestone, Madison, Morgan 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $19,472-$24,358 Hourly Rate: $9.33-$11.67 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: $21,892-$27,547 Hourly Rate: $10.49-$13.20 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.3% h4. GS-3 2008 Salary: $23,887-$31,052 Hourly Rate: ...
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    Department of Housing and Urban Development

    Department of Housing and Urban Development
    HUD's mission is to increase homeownership, support community development and increase access to affordable housing free from discrimination. To fulfill this mission, HUD will embrace high standards of ethics, management and accountability and forge new partnerships that leverage resources and improve HUD's ability to be effective on the community level. Number of Employees: 9,415 Career Fields: ● Administration / Program Management ...
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    Federal Jobs in South Carolina

    Federal Jobs in South Carolina
    With a large population of current and former military personnel, the DoD and VA dominate federal employment in South Carolina. The Veterans Health Administration is the largest single federal agency in the state, employing nearly 3,000. The largest DoD agency is the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, or SPAWAR, which has a large field facility in Charleston. The DOJ's Bureau ...
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    Cleveland - Akron Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Cleveland-Akron, OH metro area. Counties Included: OH - Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga, Lake, Lorain, Medina, Portage, Summit 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $19,963-$24,973 Hourly Rate: $9.57-$11.97 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: $22,444-$28,241 Hourly Rate: $10.75-$13.53 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.3% h4. GS-3 2008 ...
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    Federal Jobs in Ohio

    Federal Jobs in Ohio
    The Department of Defense dominates federal employment in Ohio. The largest defense-related agencies in the state are the Air Force Materiel Command, Defense Finance and Accounting Service, Defense Logistics Agency, and the Air Intelligence Agency, each employing between 1,000 and 9,000 employees. NASA is also a major federal presence, employing over 1,600 at its Glenn Research Center in Cleveland. Population: 10.5 ...
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    Tampa, FL: Federal Jobs Overview

    Tampa, FL: Federal Jobs Overview
    Tampa is a the center of the Tampa-St. Petersburg, the second-largest metro area in Florida. With over 2.7 million residents, the area continues to grow in economic prominence. The need for additional personnel at the Air Force Reserve Headquarters at the nearby MacDill Air Force Base is fueling the most recent surge in federal jobs in the Tampa area. Advance Your ...
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    NSPS Frequently Asked Questions

    h3. Why do we need the National Security Personnel System? ● We need a flexible civilian management system that appropriately recognizes and rewards our employees' performance and the contributions they make to achieving DoD’s mission. ● It is one of many tools we can use to attract and retain valued employees ● It accelerates the Department's efforts to create a Total ...
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    Federal Jobs in New Jersey

    Federal Jobs in New Jersey
    Over half of New Jersey's federal workforce is employed by the DoD. Most are involved an defense research activities and that state's top employers are the U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command and the U.S. Army Communications Electronics Command, which employ 4,100 and 2,200 respectively. These two elements, more commonly referred to as ARDEC and CECOM are located at Picatinny ...
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    Federal Jobs in Connecticut

    Federal Jobs in Connecticut
    Connecticut is home to a small, but highly educated, federal workforce of over 7,000. The Department of the Navy employs over 1,000 people in the state, but that number is declining due to BRAC closures and downsizing. Connecticut is home to a large number of elderly veterans making the Veterans Health Administration a growing source for federal hiring. Population: 3.5 million ...
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    Fast Track Your Career at a Fed Job Fair

    Fast Track Your Career at a Fed Job Fair
    WASHINGTON -- We. Are. Hiring. Reassuring words to hear, especially when the economy is still giving mixed signals. On Thursday, hundreds of job seekers and dozens of employers participated in Monster's Keep America Working tour stop in Vienna, VA, outside of Washington D.C. Since March, the Keep America Working tour has canvased the country connecting employers who are ready to hire ...
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    Department of Agriculture District Ranger

    Department of Agriculture District Ranger
    [widget:10_steps_to_a_government_job] Salary Range: GS-13 ($75,879.00 – $127,031.00) Job Summary • This position serves as a District Ranger with responsibility for the management of the resources, goods, and services of a designated area on a National Forest. Expected Duties and Responsibilities • Participates in, coordinates, and/or manages Forest Service programs and projects. • Plans, schedules, and assigns work to subordinates. Departments ...
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    Sacramento Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Sacramento, CA-NV metro area. Counties Included: CA - El Dorado, Nevada, Placer, Sacramento, Sutter, Yolo, Yuba. NV - Douglas, Carson City. 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2007 Salary: $19,788-$24,748 Hourly Rate: $9.48-$11.86 2008 Salary (3.5% increase): $20,498-$25,636 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2007 Salary Range: $22,249-$27,995 ...
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    Detroit Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Detroit - Warren - Flint, MI metro area. Counties Included: MI - Genesee, Lapeer, Lenawee, Livingston, Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, St. Clair, Washtenaw, Wayne 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $20,886-$26,128 Hourly Rate: $10.01-$12.52 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: $23,483-$29,548 Hourly Rate: $11.25-$14.16 Percent ...
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    Federal Jobs in Arkansas

    Federal Jobs in Arkansas
    Arkansas employs a relatively small number of federal employees compared to its population. The state's largest federal employer is the U.S. Army Chemical Materials Agency which employs over 1,000 people. Other major federal employers include the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Forest Service, and the Food Safety Inspection Service. Population: 2.8 million Federal Workforce: 13,706 Largest Federal Departments / Agencies ...
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