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The Complete Idiot's Guide® To Getting Government Jobs by Partnership for Public Service

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Chapter 2
Choose Your Own Adventure
In This Chapter
♦ Why government is hiring hundreds of thousands of people
♦ Top three agencies with the most job openings
♦ Top five occupational areas with the most job opportunities
♦ Other areas you might be interested in
One of the best aspects of government work is that there are virtually limitless possibilities for what you can do. Astronaut? Check. Park ranger? Check. Social worker? Check. Nurse? Check. Attorney, engineer, diplomat? Check, check, check. (And the list goes on.)
The first thing you should do for your government job search is learn about all of your options and decide which agency or agencies and occupation or occupations you want to pursue. What’s a good fit for you? You might ...

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