Chapter 3
Overseas Jobs
In This Chapter
♦ The types of positions generally available overseas
♦ Where to find overseas jobs
♦ What requirements you must meet to be considered for overseas jobs
♦ What you should know about working abroad
♦ Agency-specific opportunities available abroad
♦ How to get a head start on the Foreign Service Exam
Have you always wanted to live in another country, immerse yourself in a new culture, and speak a foreign language? A great way to fulfill that dream could be to apply for a U.S. government position abroad.
Roughly 44,000 federal employees work overseas in more than 140 countries, doing everything from diplomacy to engineering to teaching. In addition, a classified but significant number of employees from ...

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