USA Job Bank

USA Job Bank or USAJobs (styled USAJOBS) is the United States Government's website for listing civil service job opportunities with federal agencies. The site is operated by the United States Office of Personnel Management (OPM) and was created in 1996.

USA Job Bank provides you with the most comprehensive suite of career building tools available. By using Job Bank USA's online employment services and job search you will gain the valuable knowledge necessary to succeed in today's employment marketplace.

USAJOBS connects job seekers with federal employment opportunities across the United States and around the world. As the Federal Government’s official employment site, USAJOBS provides resources to help the right people find the right jobs.

USA Job Bank - It's Mission

USAJOBS helps recruit, retain, and honor a world-class government workforce for the American people.

Federal agencies use USAJOBS to facilitate their hiring processes and match qualified applicants to job openings. Therefore, USAJOBS serves as the central location to find job openings within hundreds of federal agencies and organizations.

The U.S. Federal Government relies on more than two million Americans and foreign nationals to work in the civil service. Citizens like you help the government fulfill its essential duties in service to the American people. USAJOBS is here to help you find ways to serve.

Other Facts

  • Over 500 agencies post job announcements on USAJOBS
  • USAJOBS has over 10,000 account holders to date
  • Over 360,000 job announcements were open on USAJOBS

Working For The Federal Government

The Myths

Benefits of Federal Employment

Now is a good time to work for the federal government more than a quarter million people have been hired by the government over the last three years. USA Jobs, the primary portal for federal job seekers, is even launching a streamlined application service for college students and recent graduates called Pathways to better assist them with finding government work. While this is certainly welcome news in a weak economy, one might wonder why there is so much interest in government jobs in particular.

Here are five benefits of working for the federal government.

 - Job Security

 - Compensation Increases

 - More Vacation and Holidays

 - Generous Health Benefits

 - Generous Retirement Benefits

The federal, state and other local government agencies should always be apart of your job search as they have a wealth of job opportunities that ANYONE can apply to and be hired for -- and the benefits are unbeatable.

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This site's success will hinge on me helping you solve problems. For those of us over 50, we face more challenges than others younger than us when competing for jobs and getting doors to open.

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