Book of US Government Jobs

Front Cover
Bookhaven Press LLC, 2008 - Business & Economics - 338 pages
1 Review
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.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - MountHolyoke - LibraryThing

This book features the information needed to find and apply for government jobs. Readers will be able to find an expanded application and resume chapter that takes readers step-by-step through a ... Read full review

The book of U. S. Government jobs: where they are, what's available, and how to get one

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

If ever a book's title described its content, this one does. Now in its eighth edition, this valuable reference tool continues to provide essential information and advice for those seeking to ... Read full review

Contents

IV
1
VI
29
VII
49
VIII
75
IX
93
X
117
XI
179
XII
193
XV
235
XVI
259
XVIII
267
XIX
271
XXII
277
XXIII
303
XXIV
323
XXV
331

XIII
207
XIV
219
XXVI
336
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

All Book Search results »

About the author (2008)

Damp is the author of 25 books and writes from first-hand experience, he spent 35 years working for Uncle Sam. Damp's titles have been featured, reviewed and recommended by Library Journal, The New York Times, The Washington Post, and the Wall Street Journal and he has appeared on hundreds of radio talk shows and on the CNN Your Money show.

Bibliographic information