ERIC Number: ED158146
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Government Occupations. Reprinted from the Occupational Handbook, 1978-79 Edition.
Bureau of Labor Statistics (DOL), Washington, DC.
Focusing on government occupations, this document is one in a series of forty-one reprints from the Occupational Outlook Handbook providing current information and employment projections for individual occupations and industries through 1985. The specific occupations covered in this document include federal civilian government employees, state and local government employees, and career opportunities in the armed forces. The following information is presented for each occupation or occupational area: a code number referenced to the Dictionary of Occupational Titles; a description of the nature of the work; places of employment; training, other qualifications, and advancement; employment outlook; earnings and working conditions; and sources of additional information. In addition to the forty-one reprints covering individual occupations or occupational areas (CE 017 757-797), a companion document (CE 017 756) presents employment projections for the total labor market and discusses the relationship between job prospects and education. (BM)
Descriptors: Armed Forces, City Government, Employment Opportunities, Employment Patterns, Employment Projections, Employment Qualifications, Federal Government, Government Employees, Information Sources, Job Skills, Job Training, Military Personnel, Occupational Information, Occupational Mobility, Promotion (Occupational), Salaries, State Government, Wages, Work Environment
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($0.50 per reprint; $8.00 for set of 42)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Bureau of Labor Statistics (DOL), Washington, DC.
Note: Photographs in this document will not reproduce well; For related documents see CE 017 756-797