Employment with the Federal Government is an excellent option for military spouses. Spouses who meet certain criteria may receive preference when applying for jobs within the department of defense or be eligible for non competitive entry into federal employment. Advantages to federal employment include transferability and job stability.
Be sure to check USA Jobs for current federal job opportunities. Listings are updated daily, so check back often.
Federal Employment and Military Spouse Preference Webinar
The Defense Civilian Personal Advisory Service (DCPAS) facilitated web based training entitled "Federal Employment and Military Spouse Preference" for Fleet and Family Support Center (FFSC) staff and military spouses. This highly informative webinar provides an overview of the spouse hiring authorities and explores the federal application process.
To view the recorded webinar, please visit: http://zeiders.adobeconnect.com/p18cp6987sl/
Contact your local Fleet and Family Support Center for more information.