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Federal Job Overview


Federal jobs encompass a wide range of potential careers. One may serve as an elected official or as a judge for a higher level court system. However, even being employed at the post office entails working in a federal capacity. Any occupation that serves the federal government in some form or another is a federal job, and this includes accountants, computer technicians, or other employees who fulfill any variety of roles in a federal building.

Federal Education Requirements


A federal job will usually require a bachelor’s degree at minimum. Anyone serving in a federal legal capacity will require a law degree, and most federal-based firms require college educations for their employees. However, someone serving in a custodial position may be able to find work with only a high school diploma. In addition to education, background checks are performed on all federal employees. Many federal companies also require employees to sign nondisclosure agreements due to the kind of work performed.

Federal Job Market


It’s tough to pinpoint the job market for federal work simply because the number of them is so wide. Take lawyers, for example: There is expected to be 10 percent growth by 2022, resulting in around 19,000 new jobs opening each year. Then again, not all lawyers work in a federal capacity, so how much of this growth is due to the federal job market growing is unclear. To provide another example, the market for loan officers is expected to grow by 8 percent by 2022. Not all of this is federal growth, either – loan officers work for commercial and civilian companies as well. Overall, the market points to an upward trend in growth, but specific numbers depend largely on the field.

Federal Salary


Wages for federal workers vary. Most federal workers receive full benefits packages on top of their wages, which makes federal employment worthwhile for most. However, an economist for the federal reserve makes an average annual wage of $140,000 while a technical analyst for a federal loan company might make an average annual wage of $98,000. A lawyer working for the federal government can make between $124,000 and $150,000 per year. Total income varies based on the specific federal job someone has.
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Description Macy's is now accepting and reviewing applications for an invitation to our Hiring Event for Seasonal Retail Sales Associate! Overview: The Seasonal Sales Associate is responsible for providing outstanding customer service, meeting hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, and demonstrating superior product knowledge to customers during periods of hig...
Description Job Overview: The Big Ticket Sales Associate is responsible for providing outstanding customer service, meeting hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, and demonstrating superior product knowledge to customers. To create a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable. Performs other duties as assigned. The summary bel...
Description Overview: The Seasonal Sales Associate is responsible for providing outstanding customer service, meeting hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, and demonstrating superior product knowledge to customers during periods of high volume. To create a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable. In order to present our cu...
Description Job Overview: The Fine Jewelry Associate is responsible for providing outstanding customer service, meeting hourly sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, demonstrating superior product knowledge to customers, and creating a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable during the holiday season. Additionally, the Fine Jewelry...
Federal Retirement Benefits Specialist(Federal Agency) Full-Time Lakewood, CO Summary HR Anew is a full service humanresources management consulting and professional services firm headquartered inColumbia, MD. Our work is grounded in innovation, thought leadership, andperformance excellence as we work in collaboration with clients to recruit,develop professionally, and retain employees. To lea...
Description JOB OVERVIEW: With a role in the Macys Cosmetics Department, you will have the opportunity to help others look their best every day. Youll make one-on-one connections with customers to learn their sense of beauty and style, develop your artistic side through customer consultation and make-up and product application, and attain a sense of accomplishment when your skills combine with y...
Description Job Overview: The Seasonal ASTs primaryresponsibilities are to organize the Store Management Office, executeoperational administrative functions, oversee scheduling maintenance, balancethe vault and other cash functions daily, distribute reports from My MacysPortal to management team, facilitate the screening/hiring process, handle HRfunctions, and act as the HR liaison for store emp...
Description JOB OVERVIEW: The Pricing Associate is responsible for ensuring markdowns are taken in a timely and accurate manner. Performs other duties as assigned. The summary below may not include all the essential functions and qualifications for this position. For more information, we encourage you to review the complete job description by clicking here . The Flex schedule is designed to al...
Description OVERVIEW: The Fragrance Specialist is responsible for providing outstanding customer service, meeting personal sales and Star Rewards goals on a personal and departmental basis, demonstrating superior product knowledge to customers, and creating a shopping experience that will make the customer feel welcome and comfortable. Additionally, the Fragrance Specialist is responsible for be...
Job Description: Senior Client Business Manager (CBM) is responsible for identifying and closing new network, professional services, hosting, managed services, cloud services, as a service and wireless opportunities within the U.S. Department of Agriculture Agencies. Position is responsible for revenue growth, customer satisfaction, and business management of USDA agencies.The CBM develops and app...
Description Job Overview: As a Seasonal Floor Recovery Associate at Macy's, you will be a critical link in ensuring that our customers have a rewarding experience that will keep them coming back time after time. You will be required to move between selling areas as directed to maintain high customer readiness standards. You will deliver a clean, neat and easy-to-shop store environment, while bui...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Senior Sales Representative Washington, DC; Arlington, VA Full-Time $200,000 - $250,000 Apply Apply Senior Sales Representative Washington, DC; Arlington, VA Full-Time $200,000 - $250,000 Apply Job Details Our company is backed by an international firm and is expanding our business in US and Can...
MorphoTrust USA, Inc. is the leading U.S. provider of identity solutions designed to simplify, protect, and secure the lives of the American people. Our solutions support the goal of “One Person, One Identity”: verifying that applicants are who they claim to be, reducing fraud, enhancing national security, and delivering the highly secure credentials and processes on which Americans depend. We del...
Company: Siemens Medical Solutions USA, Inc. Division: SMS - Corporate/Headquarters Location: NC - Cary Req ID: 137929 Position Title: Federal Service Sales Manager Experience Level: Senior Level Education Required: Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience Travel Required: No Company Description: Siemens’ Healthcare Sector is one of the world's largest suppliers to the healthcare industr...
Accenture Federal Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Accenture, helps U.S. federal agencies build the government of the future. With 4,000 dedicated US employees, Accenture Federal Services is uniquely positioned to support federal agencies in shattering the status quo, achieving profound efficiencies and relentlessly delivering results. Accenture Federal Services is a long-time and trusted re...
Start selling tomorrow's next big ideas today! Comcast, the leading telecommunications company, is expanding in this region! If you're outgoing and love the excitement of creating new business opportunities - and closing new sales - an Xfinity Sales Associate career may be a perfect choice. Xfinity Sales Associates leverage their skills and the tools and knowledge gained during our extensive trai...
Accenture Federal Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Accenture, helps U.S. federal agencies build the government of the future. With 4,000 dedicated US employees, Accenture Federal Services is uniquely positioned to support federal agencies in shattering the status quo, achieving profound efficiencies and relentlessly delivering results. Accenture Federal Services is a long-time and trusted re...
Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our rema...
HR Specialist -Staffing (Federal Agency) Relocation Opportunity Full-Time Laguna Niguel, CA Summary HR Anew is a full service human resources management consulting and professional services firm headquartered in Columbia, MD. Our work is grounded in innovation, thought leadership, and performance excellence as we work in collaboration with clients to recruit, develop professionally, and retai...
Working with and through other CTS personnel, the Federal Tax Manager develops strategic initiatives to appropriately manage the effective US corporate tax rate, coordinates and facilitates activities related to United States or Federal tax matters, interacting as necessary with US operating units and Corporate functions. Position Responsibilities Federal and State Taxation Develops strategic i...

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