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    Highest Paying State Government Architecture and Engineering Jobs

    Below is a list of the ten state government architectural and engineering jobs with the highest annual salaries. 1) Architects - $69,560 2) Petroleum Engineers - $69,340 3) Electrical Engineers - $68,360 4) Materials Engineers - $68,080 Advance Your Career Do you want to learn more about careers in state government? Learn more here. 5) Mechanical Engineers - $66,810 6) Mining ...
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    Criminal Investigator

    Special agents are charged with two missions: protection and investigations. During the course of their careers, special agents carry out assignments in both of these areas and may be assigned to multiple duty stations throughout the U.S. and abroad. Special agents are authorized by law to protect the United States President, Vice President, President-elect, Vice President-elect, their immediate families, former Presidents, ...
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    Travel the World on the Government Dime

    Travel the World on the Government Dime
    Profiles in Public Service: Charles Ray Global travel. Learning new languages and experiencing cultures. These are just some of the reasons that people decide to join the Foreign Service at the Department of State. The Foreign Service is a group of citizens that are the face of America internationally. Their mission is to strengthen peace and support prosperity by promoting our ...
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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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    Washington, DC: Federal Jobs Overview

    Washington, DC: Federal Jobs Overview
    Washington, D.C. is the capital of the United States, situated within the District of Columbia. The population of the city's metropolitan area is over 5 million, and it is one of the fastest growing regions of the nation. As the nation's capital, over 20 percent of all Federal government jobs are located in the DC metro area. Most Federal jobs are ...
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    Federal Jobs in Illinois

    Federal Jobs in Illinois
    Illinois's growing elderly population has fueled employment growth at the Veterans Health Administration, which now employs over 8,000 people in the state, making it the state's largest federal employer. The U.S. Army and Air Force also employ significant numbers in the state, primarily at the U.S. Army Tank, Automotive and Armament Command, the Air Mobility Command, and the U.S. Army Corps ...
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    Highest Paying State Government Transportation Jobs

    Below are the ten state government transportation jobs with the highest average annual salaries. 1) Ship Engineers - $57,950 2) Airfield Operations Specialists - $57,530 3) Commercial Pilots - $54,730 4) Water Vessel Pilots - $53,980 Advance Your Career Do you want to learn more about careers in state government? Learn more here. 5) Airline Pilots / Flight Engineers - $53,320 ...
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    Federal Jobs in Maine

    Federal Jobs in Maine
    Over two-thirds of Maine's federal workforce is employed by the Department of Defense, primarily by the Department of the Navy. The Navy's Atlantic Fleet Commander employs over 4,000 in Bath. The Veterans Health Administration, Defense Finance and Accounting Service, and the Bureau of Customs and Border Protection also employ significant numbers in the state. Population: 1.3 million Federal Workforce: 9,938 Largest ...
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    Department of Transportation: Federal Jobs Overview

    DOT ensures a fast, safe, efficient, accessible and convenient transportation system that meets Federal government's vital national interests and enhances the quality of life of the American people, today and into the future. The Department is currently focusing the majority of its hiring efforts to fill thousands vacant air traffic controller positions throughout the country. Number of Employees 52,273 Career Fields ...
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    Army Corps of Engineers

    The United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is made up of approximately 34,600 Civilian and 650 military members. Its military and civilian engineers, scientists and other specialists work hand in hand as leaders in engineering and environmental matters. Its diverse workforce of biologists, engineers, geologists, hydrologists, natural resource managers and other professionals meets the demands of changing times and requirements ...
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    Federal Jobs in Oklahoma

    Federal Jobs in Oklahoma
    The DoD represents nearly two-thirds of federal employment in Oklahoma, mostly at the Air Force Materiel Command which employs nearly 13,000 in the state. These employees work primarily at the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center. Another significant federal employer is the Federal Aviation Administration which employs over 3,500, mostly at its training academy, also in Oklahoma City. The state's large Native ...
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    Are Local Governments Hiring?

    Are Local Governments Hiring?
    Hiring conditions in many cities are tough, but not hopeless. As local governments balance their budgets by cutting services, dipping into their rainy day fund or seek new sources of revenue (yes that means tax increases), they are still looking for critical hires in certain areas. What are these critical hires? It varies from city to city, but most will be ...
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    Highest Paying State Government Office Administration Jobs

    Below is a list of the ten state government office administration jobs with the highest annual salaries. 1) Cargo and Freight Agents - $47,750 2) Office and Administrative Support Managers / Supervisors - $58,630 3) Human Resources Assistants - $40,050 Advance Your Career Do you want to learn more about careers in state government? Learn more here. 4) Legal Secretaries - ...
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    Federal Jobs in Minnesota

    Federal Jobs in Minnesota
    Despite a relatively minimal number of Defense Department employees, Minnesota does have a high number of military veterans making the Veterans Health Administration the state's largest federal employer with over 4,000 employees. The Transportation Security Administration, Bureau of Prisons, Forest Service, and the Army National Guard are also significant federal employers in the state, each employing over 500. Population: 5.2 million ...
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    Federal Jobs in New Hampshire

    Federal Jobs in New Hampshire
    Most of New Hampshire's small federal workforce is employed by the Defense Department and the Department of Transportation. The Federal Aviation Administration is the largest single federal employer in the state, with 700. Most DoD employees work for Army and Air National Guard units and the Army Corps of Engineers. Population: 1.3 million Federal Workforce: 4,040 Largest Federal Departments / Agencies ...
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    Hartford Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Hartford, CT metro area. Counties Included: CT - Hartford, Middlesex, New London, Tolland, Windham; MA - Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $21,132-$26,435 Hourly Rate: $10.13-$12.67 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: $23,759-$29,895 Hourly Rate: $11.38-$14.32 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.3% ...
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    Individual Tax Payer Advisory Specialist

    Individual Tax Payer Advisory Specialists work in the Internal Revenue Service's Wage and Investment Operating Division. They are responsible for providing basic advice, technical and procedural information, and customers service to a variety of taxpayers and/or their representatives through face-to-face meetings. They resolve taxpayer account, payment, filing and notices issues; facilitating the resolution of some examination and collection issues of Wage ...
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    Environmental Protection Agency

    Environmental Protection Agency
    The EPA Safeguards human health and the nation’s air, water and lands. It administers programs to control and reduce pollution, and works with other governments to conduct environmental research, and set and enforce environmental standards. EPA employs 17,000 people across the country, including our headquarters offices in Washington, DC, 10 regional offices, and more than a dozen labs. The staff members ...
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    Department of Commerce

    Department of Commerce
    The DOC promotes economic growth and security through export growth, sustainable economic development and economic information and analysis. It also conducts the national census, regulates patents and trademarks, and monitors the weather and oceans. Due to retirements, the DOC is expected to lose nearly one-sixth of its workforce by 2008. Filling these critical positions is a top priority for the Department, ...
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    Federal Jobs in Iowa

    Federal Jobs in Iowa
    Agriculture-related federal agencies form the bulk of Iowa's federal workforce. The USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service, Agricultural Research Service, and Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service each employ more than 500 in the state. Iowa's aging population has also fueled growth at the Veterans Health Administration and the Social Security Administration. Population: 3 million Federal Workforce: 8,522 Largest Federal Departments / ...
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