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 will highlight some of the more interesting opportunities available in a blog post each week. Welcome to the latest edition of our exciting federal employment opportunities roundup!
1. Fish Biologist
Do you hear the call of the wild? If so, this opening in Fairbanks, Alaska might satisfy your craving for adventure. The Interior Department’s (DOI) Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is seeking someone who can evaluate fish, their populations and their habitats in the area. If fish aren’t enough, you’ll also research local amphibians. If this role is still checking all your boxes, it might be time to leave the continental U.S. Click here to view this job.
2. Information Technology Specialist (Computer Specialist)
Do you enjoy getting your hands-on computers, networks and other technology? If you answered yes, this Justice Department (DOJ) role in Grand Prairie, Texas might suit your needs. This Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) job involves providing training and technical support for various computer programs the agency uses. You’ll monitor network control access, security and staff instructions too. If you want to learn about the various tools BOP uses, sign up for this position. Click here to view this job.
3. Human Resources Officer
The Navy has a career opening that might appeal to people who love the East Coast. This role is for a human resources officer who’s based at the naval base in Norfolk, Virginia. You’ll become a consultant and senior advisor to the Commander Navy Region Mid-Atlantic’s (CNRMA) commander of naval installations. Still not sold? You’ll additionally develop and maintain a comprehensive civilian personnel management program during your work. Click here to view this job.
4. Nurse Practitioner – Pain Management
If you want to give back to military veterans, check out this slot with the Veterans Affairs Department (VA). Located in Philadelphia, this vacancy centers on clinical and patient advocacy in pain management. It’s serious but rewarding work that will help patients deal with their acute and chronic medical conditions. You’ll also become deeply involved with your patients’ physical, cultural, emotional, social, perceptual and spiritual lives. Click here to view this job.
5. Industry Economist
Have you ever wanted to combine economics with maritime industry? If so, check out this spot with the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) in Washington, D.C. Housed in FMC’s Bureau of Trade Analysis (BTA), you’ll conduct market studies of different sectors of America’s maritime industry. Your areas of focus will include ocean carriers, port authorities and marine terminals. Ultimately, you’ll develop economic policy for these and other important areas. Click here to view this job.
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