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The federal government employs 83,244 information technologists of which 1,783 work overseas. The Department of the Army, Air Force and Navy are the largest employers with 29,614 civilians followed by The Department of Defense with 7,081 and Social Security with 3,775. All cabinet level agencies hire hundres in this group each and all other aagencies also employ this job series.
This series covers two-grade interval administrative positions that manage, supervise, lead, administer, develop, deliver, and support information technology (IT) systems and services. This series covers only those positions for which the paramount requirement is knowledge of IT principles, concepts, and methods; e.g., data storage, software applications, networking.
Serves as a technical focal point for the installation and configuration of
hardware and software on personal computers. Serves as a systems administrator
responsible for planning, coordinating, modifying, implementing, and
troubleshooting in order to meet customer needs. Work pertains to the
administration of all systems, including a myriad of associated hardware
platforms, software applications and numerous interfaces included in the Local
Area Network (LAN) and Wide Area Network (WAN). Serves as a technical focal
point on multiple operating systems and computer platforms. Provides technical
assistance and advice to personnel involved in system design, programming,
database design, and modifying commercially developed software. Determines
equipment and communications requirements and interfaces with other systems.
Evaluates machine usage and develops plans for the necessary acquisition to
support future automation (hardware and software) requirements. Analyzes,
evaluates, and recommends hardware/software changes to various computer systems.
Considers factors such as compatibility with standard systems, conversion or
implementation costs, and impact on existing equipment. Installs, configures and
tests products and equipment being reviewed. Develops guidelines,
Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), bulletins and flyers
regarding the operation/use of assigned systems, services, and activities.
Analyzes policies, regulations, and system provisions governing standard
operating systems and provides assistance and advisory services to users.
Troubleshoots problems and implements changes on multiple computer platforms.
Diagnoses system failures to isolate source of problems between equipment,
system software, and application programs. Performs other duties as assigned.
Job Series Titles: (Click on the job title to view job vacancies for government and private sector jobs.) The USAJOBS selection lists all federal job vacancies for this job series.
All health care occupations are in demand from Medical Techs making $35K a
year to Physicians earning $175,000 or more. Recently there were over
6000 government health care job vacancies listed on just two of the recruiting web sites we list on this site. The government needs
thousands to fill medical jobs at 31 new VA regional clinics plus maintain the
staff at 153 hospitals and 745 community based clinics. Their $41 billion dollar
annual budget serves 6 million people, 600,000 hospitalizations and more than 62
million outpatient visits.
Physicians average starting salary is between (93K – 175K) + PCA and Registered Nurses average $58,000. Physician also receive a Physician Comparability Allowances (PCA) of up to $30,000 annually over basic pay.
Job lists and additional information:
Provide legal support to one or more Attorneys by preparing a variety of legal documents, maintaining files, and providing automated litigation assistance to attorneys in trial preparation and courtroom presentations. These jobs are under the Legal and Kindred Group and consist of assistants, clerks, and claims examining, and other related fields.
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Involved with purchasing and procurement, real estate, Contract Compliance including Onsite Technical Representatives (COTR), lease costs and renewals, inventory control and management, procure office supplies or to purchase equipment such as telephone systems, etc.
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Activities Include: (Contacting)