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COVID-19 Hiring Updates:

Which agencies are bringing employees back? Check out this list

Open jobs: The Federal Government is hiring across a wide range of career fields to help respond to the COVID-19 national emergency. These mission-critical jobs will have a direct impact on the American people and the government's response to COVID-19.

Federal Agencies have new authorities to hire emergency staff and bring on all new workers virtually. Look who is hiring. 

New positions are still being posted on USAJOBS. Federal human resources specialists and managers are still working. Here are some titles being advertised: Loan Specialist, Disaster Recovery Specialist, Paralegal Specialist, and Attorney Advisor. The government needs employees to implement services by: VA, FDA, CDC, FEMA, HHS, CMS, SSA, USACE and other agency missions to support the pandemic responses and emergency pandemic funding.

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UMD students: log into your free Vault account. located in Careers4Terps, to review the resources below. Get the insider’s scoop on applying to federal and state positions and research other organizations.  

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