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A GUIDE TO FEDERAL GOVERNMENT JOB OPPORTUNITIES

USA.gov

U.S. Government's Official Web Portal for all government transactions, services, and information; including jobs, benefits, and governmental branches and agencies.

USAJOBS.gov

The Federal government's official job list; provides employment search, information center, veteran information and forms.

Studentjobs.gov

The Pathways Programs offer clear paths to Federal internships for students from high school through post-graduate school and to careers for recent graduates, and provide meaningful training and career development opportunities for individuals who are at the beginning of their Federal service.

Careers.state.gov

U. S. State Department website - Learn about foreign and civil service career opportunities, including student and intern opportunities.

US OPM

This site is the United States Government's official source of job and employment information provided to the public at no cost.

A Call to Serve

Learn more about how you can make a difference working for the federal government. Has information and links to various civil service jobs.

Making the Difference

Search the federal internship directory provided by the Partnership for Public Service ( a non-profit organization working on behalf of the government) and review resources to help you get started with your search.

ourpublicservice.org

Explore a variety of information concerning the federal employment application process, opportunities by college major, and information about finding a federal internship.

Where the Jobs Are

Comprehensive projection of hiring needs for critical occupations in the federal government.

Resource

Best Places to Work

Rankings of 290 federal agencies, offices, and subcomponents; based on employee satisfaction, pay, benefits, development opportunities, and work/life balance.

Federal Jobs by College Major

Information Factsheet linking academic majors with its most relatable Federal positions.

Academic Quick Guides

Guide lists the agencies that hire the most people by academic majors, provides sample positions, and other key information to help students find federal jobs and internships.

Foreign Service Exam

U.S. Department of State, Bur. of Personnel, Recruitment Office.

Sample resume

A sample federal resume.

Agency

FBI

Offers information, details and requirements for careers involving various fields within the Bureau, including outlines benefits and disqualifying criteria.

CIA

Offers Careers and Internships information, view our available career opportunities and learn about the application process.

State Gov

IDES

Illinois Department of Employment Security makes it easy for qualified job seekers to find employment within Illinois; learn what careers match your skills and interests by using our online job resources.

Indiana Career Connect

The #1 source of job openings in the State of Indiana; find a career that matches your skills and experience and explore training opportunities to help you get the job you want.

Jobs.mo.gov

Missouri's new premiere employment resource, Missouri's workforce service for businesses and job seekers.

State of Iowa Jobs

Job search engine for the state of Iowa: contains information on benefits, retirement, and training requirements.

Work 4 Illinois

Provides information and resources for State of Illinois government jobs, employment, and careers.

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