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The Federal Government needs your talent, energy, and creativity. Working for America will afford you the opportunity to address the tough challenges that our country is facing today, contribute to projects that affect the lives of over 300 million people, and help make a difference.


Explore a career with the Federal Government and enjoy all of the great rewards of being a government employee.

  • Meaningful, challenging work
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Great benefits (e.g., comprehensive health coverage, generous vacation and leave)
  • Continuing Education and Professional Development
  • Student loan repayment
  • Job security
  • Mobility


What did you do at your job today? Videos highlighting just a few of the exciting careers available in the Federal Government.

Making the difference

Learn about opportunities available in the Federal government and how you can “make the difference.” (Partnership for Public Service)

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This page was last modified on 16 November 2013, at 00:46.

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