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Government Jobs

  • Animal Keeper - Meet Juan Rodriguez, Animal Keeper of the Asia Trail at the National Zoo. He talks about his daily duties and sloth bears.
  • Archeologists - Meet Joy and Kate, Archeologists from the National Park Service. They talk about the tools they use and what they uncovered at the Best Farm.
  • Architect - Meet Tony Alonso, Regional Chief Architect at the General Services Administration. He talks about saving energy and how he became an architect.
  • Astronaut - Meet Kay Hire. She talks about the Space Shuttle Columbia and how she became an astronaut.
  • Bird Specialist - Ornithologist - Meet wildlife biologist Sarah Stock, who is an ornithologist (a person who studies birds) specializing in owls.
  • Book Conservator - Meet Yasmeen Khan. She helps restore old books at the Library of Congress in Washington DC.
  • Chef at the White House - Meet Cris Comerford, White House Executive Chef. Find out about her job and events she plans.
  • CIA K-9 Corps - The K-9 Corps and their human partners protect the CIA and its employees.
  • Clerk of the House of Representatives - The Clerk maintains records and oversees the activities of the House.
  • Dog Trainer - Meet Bridget. She's a canine handler with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection. She trains dogs to search and find illegal drugs.
  • FBI Special Agent - A Day in the Life - Learn about special agents, undercover assignments, working in the field and more.
  • FBI Working Dogs - Check out the FBI's special working dogs.
  • House of Representative Members - Learn what Congressmen do when serving our country.
  • Marine Pilot - Meet Captain Pete Benning. He talks about what it's like to be a pilot and how to prepare for a mission.
  • NASA Space Careers - Meet NASA scientists, engineers, math specialists and more. Learn about what they do and what they studied to get the job.
  • Oceanographer - Meet Pablo Clemente-Colón. He is the chief scientist and oceanographer at the National Ice Center.
  • Park Ranger - Rangers help protect parks and teach park visitors why parks are important and how to care for them.
  • Peace Corps Volunteers - Meet Laura and Rob Gray, former Peace Corps Volunteers. They talk about their experience in Zambia.
  • Pilot - Meet Nicole Malachowski, former Thunderbird Pilot. She talks about her experience and the White House Fellow program.
  • Plant Specialist - Botanist - Meet Martin Hutten, who is the manager of Yosemite National Park's plant program.
  • Space Jobs - Space Place Live - Meet real scientists who work on space projects to find out what it’s like to work as a scientist or engineer.
  • Treasurer of the U.S. - Meet Rosie Rios, Treasurer at the Department of the Treasury. She talks about the America the Beautiful Quarters and how important it is to have a good education.
  • Zoo Doctor - Veterinarian - Meet Zoo Veterinarian Dr. Carlos Sanchez. He talks about the caring for the animals at the National Zoo.

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