The Book of U.S. Government Jobs: Where They Are, What's Available & How to Get One
With over half of the federal workforce eligible for retirement, abundant job opportunities are available. The new 10th edition offers job seekers ... Show synopsis With over half of the federal workforce eligible for retirement, abundant job opportunities are available. The new 10th edition offers job seekers all of the tools necessary to land a high paying job with Uncle Sam, this country's largest employer. Uncle Sam employs over 2,700,000 civilian workers and the average annual salary now exceeds $63,000. Discover where the jobs are, what jobs are available, and most importantly how to find them. This totally revised and updated edition includes over 1000 resources for exploring careers and locating job vacancies nationwide and overseas. Readers will find an expanded application section with sample resumes, new resources, and the book is totally updated throughout and interspersed with the author's and editor's personal perspectives gained from a combined 100 years of government service. Jobs will be available at thousands of locations and in hundreds of occupations, entry level to professional. Few employers can match the wide range of career opportunities and job security that government offers.