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SITES FOR INFORMATION ABOUT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES WITH CITY, COUNTY, STATE, OR FEDERAL GOVERNMENT

Careers in Government
Provides an on-line search engine and job database for those seeking positions in government, education and the public sector.

City of Chicago, Department of Personnel
This site lists the available job opportunities offered by the City of Chicago.

Central Management Services
The Illinois Department of Central Management Services is the agency responsible for disseminating information on how to apply for employment in state agencies under the jurisdiction of the Governor.

Central Management Services career counselors would be happy to meet with you and provide additional information about state employment opportunities. Call the assessment center listed below to schedule an appointment.

James R. Thompson Center, 100 West Randolph, Suite 3-300, Chicago, IL 60601
Telephone (312) 793-3565 (voice) or (312) 814-4458 (TTY)

Cook County Information Center
Click on Job Seekers.

DuPage County Employment Opportunities
Lists job openings with DuPage County.

Federal Jobs Digest
Federal Jobs Digest is a private source of Federal employment information that has been around since 1977. The Web site offers a large database of current job openings that is updated daily.

FedWorld 
This online system is operated by the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Technical Information System (NTIS), which distributes a wide variety of government documents and electronic information, including vacancy announcements for Federal positions.

Illinois State Police, Forensics Division
Offer job listings, qualifications and training for a variety of forensics roles.

Kane County
Lists job postings with Kane County.

Lake County Human Resources
Lists job announcements with Lake County.

USA Jobs
The USAJobs Web site is the US Government's official site for jobs and employment information and is provided by the United States Office of Personnel Management. Here you can access current job openings, general employment information, details about veterans' preference in Federal hiring, and instructions for the online application options that are available.

US Office of Personnel Management
The Federal Government's Human Resources Agency.

For advice on writing a resume that is tailored to the Federal government's application process, check out Kathryn Troutman's Web site.
The Resume Place She offers specific tips on both resume writing and preparing KSAs - government shorthand for knowledge, skills and abilities.

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