USAJobs can be a great resource for those looking to enter public service for the first time or career public servants interested in finding new job opportunities. To help promote interest in the site and the thousands of jobs it has listed, GovLoop is starting a series of weekly posts highlighting some of the more interesting opportunities available. Welcome to the first week of exciting federal employment opportunities!
Wildland Firefighter – Helitack:
If your current desk job has you feeling unfulfilled, perhaps you would be interested in rappelling out of helicopters to fight wildfires. If so, the Interior Department’s Bureau of Land management has you covered. Click here to view the job.
Do you want to see the world, or at least the insides of several embassies? Do you have an eye for the design style known as “diplomatic-chic”? Consider becoming an interior designer for the State Department. Click here to view the job.
If working closely with contagious diseases doesn’t scare you, you might be the epidemiologist that the Center for Disease Control (CDC) is looking for. Just make sure to highlight your strong immune system on your resume. Click here to view the job.
The Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Cybersecurity and Communication is looking for an IT Specialist, and it could be you if you’ve got the security chops to go toe-to-toe with some of the world’s most notorious hackers, or at least to use the phrase “cyber superiority” authoritatively. Click here to view the job.
If you prefer organic bugs to digital ones, there’s a great position waiting for you courtesy of the Agriculture Department’s Agricultural Research Service. Should be plenty of creepies, and maybe even some crawlies if you’re lucky. Click here to view the job.