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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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    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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    Highest Paying State Government Education and Library Sciences Jobs

    Below is a list of the ten highest paying state government education and library sciences jobs with the highest annual salaries. 1) Nursing Instructors - $70,320 2) Postsecondary Teachers (general) - $60,320 3) Instructional Coordinators - $59,060 4) Adult Literacy, Remedial Education, and GED Instructors - $52,000 Advance Your Career Do you want to learn more about careers in state government? ...
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    Conclusion: Are You Successful? Can You Advance?

    Conclusion: Are You Successful? Can You Advance?
    Congratulations! Now that you're settling into your government job, you're starting to reap the benefits of an aspiring career, with all of the responsibility and hard work that comes with it. How should you proceed? Avoid the 10 Worst Government Job Blunders Now that you’ve landed yourself a sweet government job, you’ve got to worry about your performance. We’ve all heard ...
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    Buffalo Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Buffalo-Niagara Falls, NY metro area. Counties Included: NY - Cattaraugus, Erie, Niagara. 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $19,666-$24,601 Hourly Rate: $9.42-$11.79 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: $22,111-$27,821 Hourly Rate: $10.59-$13.33 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.3% h4. GS-3 2008 Salary: $24,125-$31,362 Hourly Rate: ...
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    Cincinnati Locality Pay Rates - General Schedule

    Below is a listing of the General Schedule pay rates for the Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN metro area. Counties Included: IN - Dearborn, Franklin, Ohio; KY - Boone, Bracken, Campbell, Gallatin, Grant, Kenton, Pendleton; OH - Brown, Butler, Clermont, Clinton, Hamilton, Warren. 2009 Locality Pay Rates h4. GS-1 2008 Salary: $20,075-$25,113 Hourly Rate: $9.62-$12.03 Percent of Federal Workforce: 0.2% h4. GS-2 2008 Salary: ...
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    Astronaut | Aerospace Technician - Most Exciting Government Jobs

    Astronaut | Aerospace Technician - Most Exciting Government Jobs
    Hundreds of government-funded American companies, along with NASA and other federal agencies, are in serious need of quality Aerospace and Defense Sector workers. Government aerospace workers often work collaboratively with major sectors of the aerospace industry, including commercial air, space exploration, national defense, and research and development. U.S. aerospace employment currently totals over a million professionals working in good-paying jobs. With ...
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    Times to Go with Your Gut at Work

    Times to Go with Your Gut at Work
    Ever get a hunch but can’t put your finger on why you feel the way you do? Perhaps it’s the way a coworker reacts to your proposal, or a strange feeling that your boss isn’t happy with your performance. Not everything can be worked out with a pro and con list. Much of working with people is following your intuition. And ...
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    USAJOBS Keyword Search Tips

    As mentioned in other articles, GovCentral's Job Search technology now shows you job postings from the official government job database, USAJOBS. If you're not familiar with searching for jobs on USAJOBS, this document will give you some essential strategies for searching for the jobs you truly have interest in. h3. Basic Keyword Search If you know a the title or description ...
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    Federal Jobs in South Dakota

    Federal Jobs in South Dakota
    South Dakota as a large federal workforce for its small overall population. Employment is spread relatively evenly among the larger executive departments. The Veterans Health Administration is the largest federal agency in the state, employing nearly 1,700. Two other large federal agencies in South Dakota, the DOI's Bureau of Indian Affairs and HHS's Indian Health Service employ 900 and 1,200 respectively, ...
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    Federal Jobs in Oregon

    Federal Jobs in Oregon
    Oregon's federal workforce is represented by large USDA, DOI, and DOE segments. The largest single federal employer is the USDA's Forest Service, which employs nearly 4,800 in the state. Much of Oregon's eastern half is desert and mostly owned by the federal government making the DOI's Bureau of Land Management a large presence in the state. The majority of Oregon's minimal ...
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    Highest Paying State Government Community and Social Services Jobs

    Below is a list of the state government community and social services jobs with the highest annual salaries. 1) Marriage and Family Therapists - $51,600 2) Mental Health Counselors - $51,070 3) Clergy - $48,850 4) Educational, Vocational, and School Counselors - $47,760 Advance Your Career Do you want to learn more about careers in state government? Learn more here. 5) ...
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    Baltimore, MD: Federal Jobs Overview

    Baltimore, MD: Federal Jobs Overview
    The Baltimore Metropolitan Area, which includes the city's surrounding suburbs, has approximately 2.6 million residents. Baltimore is also part of the Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan Area (CMSA) of approximately 8.1 million residents. Baltimore is the largest city in Maryland, and its metropolitan area is the 20th largest in the country. Once an industrial town with an economic base in manufacturing, Baltimore's economy has ...
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    Department of the Treasury: Federal Jobs Overview

    The Department of the Treasury is the primary federal agency responsible for the economic and financial prosperity and security of the United States, and as such is responsible for a wide range of activities including advising the President on economic and financial issues, promoting the President’s growth agenda, and enhancing corporate governance in financial institutions. In the international arena, the Department ...
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    Federal Jobs in Vermont

    Federal Jobs in Vermont
    Over half of Vermont's federal employees work for DHS agencies. The state's heavily trafficked northern border crossing with Canada has made their presence essential. The Bureau of Citizenship and Immigration Services, Bureau of Customs and Border Protection, and the Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement each employ 300-800 Vermonters. The Veterans Health Administration and the Forest Service also have large workforces ...
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    Forest Service

    Forest Service
    The U.S. Forest Service is an agency administered by the Department of Agriculture. Its employees are engaged in hundreds of specific occupations, including Foresters, Biologists, Engineers, Teachers, Firefighters, Accountants, Computer Specialists, Law Enforcement, Public Affairs Specialists, Recreation Specialists, Geographic Information Specialists, and more. Most Forest Service employees focus on managing and improving our Nation's forests and grasslands. Some employees focus on ...
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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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    Q&A with a Park Ranger: A Man with His “Dream Job”

    Q&A with a Park Ranger: A Man with His “Dream Job”
    h4. Gary Strachan Ranger Santa Cruz District California State Park Ranger Gary Strachan Up Close and Personal -- A Man with his “Dream Job” 1. What is your most unique experience working in California State Parks? I have had numerous unique experiences throughout my 30 year career as a California State Parks ranger. Some of my experiences include: • Saving a ...
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    San Diego, CA: Federal Jobs Overview

    San Diego, CA: Federal Jobs Overview
    San Diego is the second largest city in California and the eighth largest city in the United States. It is the county seat of San Diego County and is the economic center of the San Diego–Carlsbad–San Marcos metropolitan area, the 17th-largest metro area in the U.S. with a population of 2.9 million as of 2006, and the 21st largest Metropolitan area ...
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    Government Finance Careers

    Government Finance Careers
    With nearly 3 million employees, the federal government is the nation's biggest employer. It offers positions for everyone from high school graduates to PhDs, while state and local governments employ another 7.3 million people. You may think every bureaucrat on the planet works inside the Washington, DC, beltway, but a surprising 84 percent of federal jobs are actually outside the DC-metropolitan ...
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