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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Overall, public administration job prospects are expected to continue to be favorable and there are plenty of career paths to choose for jobs in public administration, including: public management, foreign service, national security, regulation and others. Your education is critical to the long term success of your career.

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City Manager City of Marshall, TX Marshall, Texas 07/28/2014
City of Marshall, TX – City Manager Please follow this link to view the full profile/fomal brochure: About Marshall Marshall, Texas, a historic ... More
Fire Chief City of Kingman Kingman, Arizona 07/28/2014
Kingman seeks a progressive and highly experienced Fire Chief to lead our fire department. The ideal ... More
Policy Coordinator (7398U) #18300 UC Berkeley 07/25/2014
Job Requisition Number: 18300. The College of Natural Resources, the Goldman School of Public Policy, the Graduate School of Journalism, Berkeley Law, and the School of Public Health at UC Berkeley have joined together to develop the Berkeley Food Institute, dedicated to galvanizing the transition ... More
Director of Beaches Energy Services City of Jacksonville Beach Jacksonville Beach, Florida 07/24/2014
DIRECTOR OF BEACHES ENERGY SERVICES The City of Jacksonville Beach is ... More
Manager of Legislative Affairs City and County of San Francisco San Francisco, California 07/24/2014
Manager of Legislative Affairs Salary:$46.80 - $56.89/hour; $8,112.00 - $9,861.00/month; $97,344.00 ... More
Administrator, Center for Prevention and Health Promotion Oregon Health Authority Portland, Oregon 07/23/2014
The Oregon Health Authority (OHA), Public Health Division (PHD) is seeking qualified candidates for the position of permanent, full-time Principal Executive/Manager G (Administrator, Center for Prevention and Health Promotion) located in Portland. *This recruitment will remain ... More
Assistant Director, Neighborhood Improvement Services City of Durham, NC Durham, North Carolina 07/23/2014
Assistant Neighborhood Improvement Services Director This position has high visibility in the community and interfaces with state, federal, local governmental entities in the oversight and management of the city’s ... More
Community Services Coordinator II City of Sunnyvale Sunnyvale, California 07/23/2014
The City of Sunnyvale is seeking a Community Services Coordinator II to plan, coordinate, monitor, and lead community recreation, arts and community services programs, services and facilities for the Community Center. Requires a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university ... More
Executive Director Tri-County Regional Planning Commission Peoria, Illinois 07/23/2014
Peoria, Illinois, TCRPC Executive Director. The Tri-County Regional Planning Commission (TCRPC) is a unit of local government providing regional planning services to the Tri-County Region which includes Peoria, ... More
Internal Auditor I Collier County Clerk of the Circuit Court Naples, Florida 07/23/2014
Are you looking for employee-friendly work environment, challenging and diverse work assignments along with career stability and growth opportunities? The Clerk of the Circuit Court of Collier County is an independently elected Constitutional Officer and Public Trustee whose responsibilities ... More
Assistant Professor of Public Administration Sam Houston State University Huntsville, Texas 07/22/2014
The Department of Political Science at Sam Houston State University invites applications for the position of assistant professor (tenure-track) to begin Fall 2015. Areas of specialization are open; however, those with the ability to teach any of the following online MPA-level courses are encouraged ... More
Fire Chief City of Ketchikan Ketchikan, Alaska 07/22/2014
City of KetchikanFIRE CHIEFKetchikan, Alaska Coordinates, supervises and administers a full service Fire Department with ALS ambulance responsibilities. More
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