Public Administration Jobs

Public administration jobs focus on the development, implementation and study of branches of government policy for the advancement of the public good. Virtually any occupation that can be found in the private sector can also be found within state and local governments, as well as the federal government. Public administration careers focus on those jobs that are inherent to government and jobs that are done within a government and public administration context.

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HEALTH SYSTEM SPECIALIST - Performance Management Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration Bedford, Massachusetts US 04/18/2015
This position, located at the VA Medical Center, Bedford, Massachusetts, provides direct staff support to service line managers, service chiefs, and others in planning, designing, integrating, implementing, modifying, and evaluating the effectiveness of committees, program components and/or ... More
Electric Operations Manager City of Winter Park Winter Park, Florida US 04/17/2015
Summary This is professional managerial work associated with the safe operation, maintenance, and ... More
AVP, Community Engagement Dallas/FtWorth International Airport DFW Airport, Texas US 04/17/2015
GENERAL SUMMARY Under the general direction of the Vice President Corporate Communications, develops programs and assists in strategic planning, developing and implementing community engagement and employee community involvement programs ... More
Director City of Greensboro Guilford Metro 911 Greensboro, North Carolina US 04/16/2015
Primary job function and duties: Guilford Metro 9-1-1 (GM911) is seeking a dynamic Director for their Accredited Center of Excellence (ACE) and consolidated 9-1-1 Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) serving all of Guilford County. The department is ... More
Principal Administrative Analyst County of Sonoma Santa Rosa, California US 04/16/2015
The County Administrators Office seeks a talented individual to work with the executive management team to develop, coordinate, and prepare the County budget, and to provide oversight for the Administrative Analyst work group. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to analyze budgets, ... More
Transportation Project Manager / Research Analyst Leidos MCLEAN, US 04/16/2015
Description:The Transportation Solutions and Technology Applications Division of Leidos is seeking a Transportation Project Manager/Research Analyst to provide support with projects under contract to the U.S. Department of Transportation ... More
Junior Transportation Engineer / Research Analyst Leidos RESTON, US 04/16/2015
Description:The Transportation Solutions and Technology Applications Division of Leidos is seeking a Junior Transportation Engineer/Research Analyst to provide support with projects under contract to the U.S. Department of Transportation ... More
Executive Director Downtown Sioux Falls, Inc. Sioux Falls, South Dakota US 04/16/2015
Downtown Sioux Falls seeks a progressive-minded and energetic leader to serve as Executive Director. The Executive Director is responsible for staff management, budget preparation and oversight, work plan development and implementation, coordinating downtown events, and maintaining and fostering ... More
Department Chair Urban Affairs and Geography, Associate Professor/Professor Wright State University Dayton, Ohio 04/15/2015
Job Summary: Wright State University and the College of Liberal Arts invite applications for the position of Chair, Department of Urban Affairs and Geography. As the chief department administrator, ... More
Director of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity University of Minnesota - Duluth Duluth, Minnesota US 04/15/2015
This position reports directly to the Chancellor and has a dotted line relationship to the Vice President for the Office of Human Resources for the University of Minnesota. The Human Resources and Equal Opportunity (HR & EO) Director works closely with all vice chancellors, deans, directors, ... More
Director of Public Affairs Municipal Water District of Orange County Fountain Valley, California 04/14/2015
The Municipal Water District of Orange County (MWDOC) is a wholesale water supplier and resource planning agency. MWDOCs efforts focus on sound planning and appropriate investments in water supply development, water reliability, water resource management, water use efficiency, public information, ... More
Community, Natural Resource, and Economic Development Agent (100%) - Polk County University of Wisconsin Extension Balsam Lake, Wisconsin US 04/14/2015
As a faculty member of the University of Wisconsin-Extension, Cooperative Extension, employed with Polk County, the Community, Natural Resource and Economic Development Agent is an educational leader in teaching, accessing and applying research findings from the fields of ... More
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