Government Interview Tips Resources

Government Interview Tips Resources

Need some tips with your upcoming government interview, but don’t know where to begin?

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Government Job Descriptions

Government Job Descriptions

Government job description samples that will assist in composing a job posting and learning more about is required of government positions.

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Government Resume Samples

Government Resume Samples

Need some help with your government resume but don’t know where to begin? GovtJobs.com new Government Resume Sample Center contains templates to get started.

Government resume samples for state and local government jobs. Public sector resumes for positions in city, county, and state governments.

There are many styles and formats that exist for a government resume. You should select the style and format that fits the position you are applying for.

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New Resume Samples Added: City Auditor, Firefighter, Police Officer, Building Inspector

New Resume Samples Added: City Auditor, Firefighter, Police Officer, Building Inspector

We continue to add to our Government Resume Sample Center. We’ve recently added resume samples for City Auditor, Firefighter, Police Officer, and Building Inspector.

City Auditor Resume Sample

City Auditor resume sample for state and local government job opportunities.

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Police Officer Resume Sample

Police Officer resume samples for state and local government job opportunities.

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Firefighter Resume Sample

Finance Director resume samples for state and local government job opportunities.

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Building Inspector Resume Sample

Building Inspector resume samples for state and …

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Local Governments: How to Buy Through GSA

Local Governments: How to Buy Through GSA

State and local governments can purchase technology through the U.S. Federal Government using the General Services Administration (GSA) Cooperative Purchasing Program.

Does your government entity qualify? You can find out by visiting the please refer to the Cooperative Purchasing FAQs.

Using the U.S. government’s buying power, state and local governments can save money when state and local government’s procure security and law enforcement equipment.
GSA makes this possible through a program called Cooperative Purchasing. State and local governments are encouraged to place orders for Schedule 84. This Schedule has a nationwide network of …

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Current Government Employment Statistics – July 2015

Current Government Employment Statistics – July 2015

Latest employments statistics report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, showed government employment remained flat in July. Employment at the federal, state, and local levels changed little over the month. Government added 62,000 jobs over the past 12 months, with the majority of the employment gain occurring in state government education and local government, excluding education.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Overall, nonfarm payroll employment increased by 215,000 in July. Retail trade, health care, professional and technical services, and financial activities added jobs. The employment change for June revised …

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Current Government Employment Statistics – June 2015

Current Government Employment Statistics – June 2015

The latest employments statistics report issued by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, showed government employment remained unchanged in June 2015, with little change at the federal, state, and local levels. Government employment has changed little over the past 12 months, with 55,000 government jobs added or an increase of 0.3 percent. In contrast, private sector employment rose by 2.5 percent during the same period.

Looking at overall employment activity, nonfarm employment increased by 223,000 in June. Employment gains occurred in professional and business services, healthcare, …

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State and Local Government Hiring Picks Up

State and Local Government Hiring Picks Up

For the second year in a row, state and local governments are reporting an increase in hiring. Pressure on benefits continues, with employees taking on greater shares of health care costs and contributions to pensions. As a large portion of the workforce becomes eligible for retirement, there is a greater sense of urgency about recruitment, retention, and succession planning.

“State and Local Government Workforce:  2015 Trends” [pdf] is an annual survey conducted in March/April 2015 by the Center for State and Local Government Excellence, …

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State IT Workforce Recruitment and Retention

State IT Workforce Recruitment and Retention

The National Association of State Chief Information Officers (NASCIO) State IT Workforce: Facing Reality with Innovation on the current landscape of the state Information Technology (IT) workforce.

This report highlights the current landscape of the state IT workforce and lists innovative techniques state IT agencies are using to recruit and retain both entry level and highly skilled personnel.

When states were asked if they were having difficulty recruiting new employees to fill vacant IT positions, 86% said yes. This is a dramatic increase from the 2011 report …

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Government Resume Samples Center

Government Resume Samples Center

Need some help with your government resume but don’t know where to begin? GovtJobs.com new Government Resume Sample Center contains templates to get started.

Government resume samples for state and local government jobs. Public sector resumes for positions in city, county, and state governments.

There are many styles and formats that exist for a government resume. You should select the style and format that fits the position you are applying for.

City Manager Resume Sample

City Manager resume sample for state and local government job opportunities.

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