- Civil Service jobs (such as roles in the Foreign Service, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, and the Internal Revenue Service)
- Teaching jobs in public schools and universities
- Medical and healthcare jobs in the Veterans Health Administration and Indian Health Service
- IT and cyber security jobs in the Department of Homeland Security and the National Security Agency
- Engineering and scientific research jobs in agencies such as the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the National Science Foundation (NSF).
Civil Service jobs: Civil service jobs are positions within the government that are not related to the military. Roles in the Foreign Service, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) are examples of civil service jobs. Foreign Service officers work for the State Department and serve in embassies and consulates around the world. FBI agents are responsible for enforcing federal laws and investigating crimes. IRS employees are responsible for enforcing tax laws and collecting taxes.