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Government Occupational Groups

  1. 1. Federal Employment Information Fact Sheets Federal Occupational GroupsThe U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) has established occupational groups and seriesthat are used to classify the work of positions. This classification is made in terms of the kind orsubject matter of the work, the level of difficulty and responsibility, and the qualificationrequirements of the work. The classification is made to ensure similar treatment for positionswithin a class in personnel and pay administration.Occupational groups have been established for both white collar and blue collar positions. Thefollowing is a list of occupational groups (bold type) and the specific series in each group.White Collar (General Schedule) GS-0100 SOCIAL SCIENCE, PSYCHOLOGY,GS-0000 MISCELLANEOUS OCCUPATIONS AND WELFAREGS-0006 Correctional Institution GS-0101 Social ScienceAdministration GS-0102 Social Science Aid and TechnicianGS-0007 Correctional Officer GS-0105 Social Insurance AdministrationGS-0011 Bond Sales Promotion GS-0106 Unemployment InsuranceGS-0018 Safety and Occupational Health Mgt. GS-0107 Health Insurance AdministrationGS-0019 Safety Technician GS-0110 EconomistGS-0020 Community Planning GS-0119 Economics AssistantGS-0021 Community Planning Technician GS-0130 Foreign AffairsGS-0023 Outdoor Recreation Planning GS-0131 International RelationsGS-0025 Park Ranger GS-0132 IntelligenceGS-0028 Environmental Protection Specialist GS-0134 Intelligence Aid and ClerkGS-0029 Environmental Protection Assistant GS-0135 Foreign Agricultural AffairsGS-0030 Sports Specialist GS-0136 International CooperationGS-0050 Funeral Directing GS-0140 Workforce Research and AnalysisGS-0060 Chaplain GS-0142 Workforce DevelopmentGS-0062 Clothing Design GS-0150 GeographyGS-0072 Fingerprint Identification GS-0160 Civil Rights AnalysisGS-0080 Security Administration GS-0170 HistoryGS-0081 Fire Protection and Prevention GS-0180 PsychologyGS-0082 United States Marshal GS-0181 Psychology Aid and TechnicianGS-0083 Police GS-0184 SociologyGS-0084 Nuclear Materials Courier GS-0185 Social WorkGS-0085 Security Guard GS-0186 Social Services Aid and AssistantGS-0086 Security Clerical and Assistance GS-0187 Social ServicesGS-0090 Guide GS-0188 Recreation SpecialistGS-0095 Foreign Law Specialist GS-0189 Recreation Aid and AssistantGS-0099 General Student Trainee GS-0190 General Anthropology GS-0193 Archeology GS-0199 Social Science Student Trainee United States Office of Personnel Management 01/15/2010 Page 1 of 6
  2. 2. Federal Employment Information Fact SheetsGS-0200 HUMAN RESOURCES GS-0392 General TelecommunicationsMANAGEMENT GS-0394 Communications ClericalGS-0201 Human Resources Management GS-0399 Administration and Office SupportGS-0203 Human Resources Assistance Student TraineeGS-0241 MediationGS-0243 Apprenticeship and Training GS-0400 NATURAL RESOURCESGS-0244 Labor Management Relations MANAGEMENT AND BIOLOGICALExamining SCIENCESGS-0249 Wage and Hour Compliance GS-0401 General Natural ResourcesGS-0260 Equal Employment Opportunity Management and Biological SciencesGS-0299 Human Resources Management GS-0403 MicrobiologyStudent Trainee GS-0404 Biological Science Technician GS-0405 PharmacologyGS-0300 GENERAL ADMINISTRATIVE, GS-0408 Ecology CLERICAL, OFFICE SERVICES GS-0410 ZoologyGS-0301 Miscellaneous Admin. and Program GS-0413 PhysiologyGS-0302 Messenger GS-0414 EntomologyGS-0303 Miscellaneous Clerk and Assistant GS-0415 ToxicologyGS-0304 Information Receptionist GS-0421 Plant Protection TechnicianGS-0305 Mail and File GS-0430 BotanyGS-0309 Correspondence Clerk GS-0434 Plant PathologyGS-0313 Work Unit Supervising GS-0435 Plant PhysiologyGS-0318 Secretary GS-0437 HorticultureGS-0319 Closed Microphone Reporting GS-0440 GeneticsGS-0322 Clerk-Typist GS-0454 Rangeland ManagementGS-0326 Office Automation Clerical and GS-0455 Range TechnicianAssistance GS-0457 Soil ConservationGS-0332 Computer Operation GS-0458 Soil Conservation TechnicianGS-0335 Computer Clerk and Assistant GS-0459 Irrigation System OperationGS-0340 Program Management GS-0460 ForestryGS-0341 Administrative Officer GS-0462 Forestry TechnicianGS-0342 Support Services Administration GS-0470 Soil ScienceGS-0343 Management and Program Analysis GS-0471 AgronomyGS-0344 Management Clerical and Assistance GS-0480 Fish & Wildlife AdministrationGS-0346 Logistics Management GS-0482 Fish BiologyGS-0347 GAO Evaluator GS-0485 Wildlife Refuge ManagementGS-0350 Equipment Operator GS-0486 Wildlife BiologyGS-0356 Data Transcriber GS-0487 Animal ScienceGS-0357 Coding GS-0499 Biological Science Student TraineeGS-0360 Equal Opportunity ComplianceGS-0361 Equal Opportunity Assistance GS-0500 ACCOUNTING AND BUDGETGS-0382 Telephone Operating GS-0501 Financial Administration andGS-0390 Telecommunications Processing ProgramGS-0391 Telecommunications GS-0503 Financial Clerical and Assistance GS-0505 Financial Management GS-0510 Accounting United States Office of Personnel Management 01/15/2010 Page 2 of 6
  3. 3. Federal Employment Information Fact SheetsGS-0511 Auditing GS-0650 Medical Technical AssistantGS-0512 Internal Revenue Agent GS-0651 Respiratory TherapistGS-0525 Accounting Technician GS-0660 PharmacistGS-0526 Tax Specialist GS-0661 Pharmacy TechnicianGS-0530 Cash Processing GS-0662 OptometristGS-0540 Voucher Examining GS-0665 Speech Pathology and AudiologyGS-0544 Civilian Pay GS-0667 Orthotist and ProsthetistGS-0545 Military Pay GS-0668 PodiatristGS-0560 Budget Analysis GS-0669 Medical Record AdministrationGS-0561 Budget Clerical and Assistance GS-0670 Health System AdministrationGS-0570 Financial Institution Examining GS-0671 Health System SpecialistGS-0580 Credit Union Examiner GS-0672 Prosthetic RepresentativeGS-0592 Tax Examining GS-0673 Hospital Housekeeping ManagementGS-0593 Insurance Accounts GS-0675 Medical Record TechnicianGS-0599 Financial Management Student GS-0679 Medical Support AssistanceTrainee GS-0680 Dental Officer GS-0681 Dental AssistantGS-0600 MEDICAL, HOSPITAL, DENTAL, GS-0682 Dental HygieneAND PUBLIC HEALTH GS-0683 Dental Laboratory Aid andGS-0601 General Health Science TechnicianGS-0602 Medical Officer GS-0685 Public Health Program SpecialistGS-0603 Physicians Assistant GS-0688 SanitarianGS-0605 Nurse Anesthetist GS-0690 Industrial HygieneGS-0610 Nurse GS-0696 Consumer SafetyGS-0620 Practical Nurse GS-0698 Environmental Health TechnicianGS-0621 Nursing Assistant GS-0699 Medical and Health Student TraineeGS-0622 Medical Supply Aide and TechnicianGS-0625 Autopsy Assistant GS-0700 VETERINARY MEDICAL SCIENCEGS-0630 Dietitian and Nutritionist GS-0701 Veterinary Medical ScienceGS-0631 Occupational Therapist GS-0704 Animal Health TechnicianGS-0633 Physical Therapist GS-0799 Veterinary Student TraineeGS-0635 KinesiotherapyGS-0636 Rehabilitation Therapy Assistant GS-0800 ENGINEERING ANDGS-0637 Manual Arts Therapist ARCHITECTUREGS-0638 Recreation/Creative Arts Therapist GS-0801 General EngineeringGS-0639 Educational Therapist GS-0802 Engineering TechnicalGS-0640 Health Aid and Technician GS-0803 Safety EngineeringGS-0642 Nuclear Medicine Technician GS-0804 Fire Protection EngineeringGS-0644 Medical Technologist GS-0806 Materials EngineeringGS-0645 Medical Technician GS-0807 Landscape ArchitectureGS-0646 Pathology Technician GS-0808 ArchitectureGS-0647 Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist GS-0809 Construction Control TechnicalGS-0648 Therapeutic Radiologic Technologist GS-0810 Civil EngineeringGS-0649 Medical Instrument Technician GS-0817 Survey Technical GS-0819 Environmental Engineering United States Office of Personnel Management 01/15/2010 Page 3 of 6
  4. 4. Federal Employment Information Fact SheetsGS-0828 Construction Analyst GS-1000 INFORMATION AND ARTSGS-0830 Mechanical Engineering GS-1001 General Arts and InformationGS-0840 Nuclear Engineering GS-1008 Interior DesignGS-0850 Electrical Engineering GS-1010 Exhibits SpecialistGS-0854 Computer Engineering GS-1015 Museum CuratorGS-0855 Electronics Engineering GS-1016 Museum Specialist and TechnicianGS-0856 Electronics Technical GS-1020 IllustratingGS-0858 Bioengineering and Biomedical GS-1021 Office DraftingEngineering GS-1035 Public AffairsGS-0861 Aerospace Engineering GS-1040 Language SpecialistGS-0871 Naval Architecture GS-1046 Language ClericalGS-0873 Marine Survey Technical GS-1051 Music SpecialistGS-0880 Mining Engineering GS-1054 Theater SpecialistGS-0881 Petroleum Engineering GS-1056 Art SpecialistGS-0890 Agricultural Engineering GS-1060 PhotographyGS-0893 Chemical Engineering GS-1071 Audiovisual ProductionGS-0895 Industrial Engineering Technical GS-1082 Writing and EditingGS-0896 Industrial Engineering GS-1083 Technical Writing and EditingGS-0898 Engineering Trainee GS-1084 Visual InformationGS-0899 Engineering and Architecture GS-1087 Editorial AssistanceStudent Trainee GS-1099 Information and Arts Student TraineeGS-0900 GENERAL LEGAL AND KINDREDGS-0901 General Legal and Kindred GS-1100 BUSINESS AND INDUSTRYAdministration GS-1101 General Business and IndustryGS-0904 Law Clerk GS-1102 ContractingGS-0905 General Attorney GS-1103 Industrial Property ManagementGS-0930 Hearings and Appeals GS-1104 Property DisposalGS-0935 Administrative Law Judge GS-1105 PurchasingGS-0950 Paralegal Specialist GS-1106 Procurement Clerical and TechnicianGS-0958 Employee Benefits Law GS-1107 Property Disposal Clerical andGS-0962 Contact Representative TechnicianGS-0963 Legal Instruments Examining GS-1130 Public Utilities SpecialistGS-0965 Land Law Examining GS-1140 Trade SpecialistGS-0967 Passport and Visa Examining GS-1144 Commissary ManagementGS-0986 Legal Assistance GS-1145 Agricultural Program SpecialistGS-0987 Tax Law Specialist GS-1146 Agricultural MarketingGS-0991 Worker’s Compensation Claims GS-1147 Agricultural Market ReportingExamining GS-1150 Industrial SpecialistGS-0993 Railroad Retirement Claims GS-1152 Production ControlExamining GS-1160 Financial AnalysisGS-0996 Veterans Claims Examining GS-1163 Insurance ExaminingGS-0998 Claims Assistance and Examining GS-1165 Loan SpecialistGS-0999 Legal Occupations Student Trainee GS-1169 Internal Revenue Officer GS-1170 Realty United States Office of Personnel Management 01/15/2010 Page 4 of 6
  5. 5. Federal Employment Information Fact SheetsGS-1171 Appraising GS-1397 Document AnalysisGS-1173 Housing Management GS-1398 Physical Science TraineeGS-1176 Building Management GS-1399 Physical Science Student TraineeGS-1199 Business and Industry StudentTrainee GS-1400 LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES GS-1410 LibrarianGS-1200 COPYRIGHT, PATENT, AND GS-1411 Library TechnicianTRADEMARK GS-1412 Technical Information ServicesGS-1202 Patent Technician GS-1420 ArchivistGS-1210 Copyright GS-1421 Archives TechnicianGS-1220 Patent Administration GS-1499 Library and Archives StudentGS-1221 Patent Adviser TraineeGS-1222 Patent AttorneyGS-1223 Patent Classifying GS-1500 MATHEMATICAL SCIENCESGS-1224 Patent Examining GS-1501 General Mathematics and StatisticsGS-1226 Design Patent Examining GS-1510 Actuarial ScienceGS-1299 Copyright and Patent Student GS-1515 Operations ResearchTrainee GS-1520 Mathematics GS-1521 Mathematics TechnicianGS-1300 PHYSICAL SCIENCES GS-1529 Mathematical StatisticsGS-1301 General Physical Science GS-1530 StatisticsGS-1306 Health Physics GS-1531 Statistical AssistantGS-1310 Physics GS-1540 CryptographyGS-1311 Physical Science Technician GS-1541 CryptanalysisGS-1313 Geophysics GS-1550 Computer ScienceGS-1315 Hydrology GS-1598 Mathematics or Computer ScienceGS-1316 Hydrologic Technician TraineeGS-1320 Chemistry GS-1599 Mathematics and Statistics StudentGS-1321 Metallurgy TraineeGS-1330 Astronomy and Space ScienceGS-1340 Meteorology GS-1600 EQUIPMENT, FACILITIES, ANDGS-1341 Meteorological Technician SERVICESGS-1350 Geology GS-1601 Equipment, Facilities, and ServicesGS-1360 Oceanography GS-1603 Equipment, Facilities, and ServicesGS-1361 Navigational Information AssistanceGS-1370 Cartography GS-1630 Cemetery Administration ServicesGS-1371 Cartographic Technician GS-1640 Facility Management ServicesGS-1372 Geodesy GS-1654 Printing Management ServicesGS-1373 Land Surveying GS-1658 Laundry Operations ServicesGS-1374 Geodetic Technician GS-1667 Food ServicesGS-1380 Forest Products Technology GS-1670 Equipment ServicesGS-1382 Food Technology GS-1699 Equipment and FacilitiesGS-1384 Textile Technology Management Student TraineeGS-1386 Photographic Technology United States Office of Personnel Management 01/15/2010 Page 5 of 6
  6. 6. Federal Employment Information Fact SheetsGS-1700 EDUCATION GS-1900 QUALITY ASSURANCE,GS-1701 General Education and Training INSPECTION, AND GRADINGGS-1702 Education and Training Technician GS-1910 Quality AssuranceGS-1710 Education and Vocational Training GS-1980 Agricultural Commodity GradingGS-1712 Training Instruction GS-1981 Agricultural Commodity AidGS-1715 Vocational Rehabilitation GS-1999 Quality Inspection Student TraineeGS-1720 Education ProgramGS-1725 Public Health Educator GS-2000 SUPPLYGS-1730 Education Research GS-2001 General SupplyGS-1740 Education Services GS-2003 Supply Program ManagementGS-1750 Instructional Systems GS-2005 Supply Clerical and TechnicianGS-1799 Education Student Trainee GS-2010 Inventory Management GS-2030 Distribution Facilities and StorageGS-1800 INVESTIGATION ManagementGS-1801 General Inspection, Investigation, GS-2032 Packagingand Compliance GS-2091 Sales Store ClericalGS-1802 Compliance Inspection and Support GS-2099 Supply Student TraineeGS-1810 General InvestigatingGS-1811 Criminal Investigating GS-2100 TRANSPORTATIONGS-1812 Game Law Enforcement GS-2101 Transportation SpecialistGS-1815 Air Safety Investigating GS-2102 Transportation Clerk and AssistantGS-1816 Immigration Inspection GS-2110 Transportation Industry AnalysisGS-1822 Mine Safety and Health GS-2121 Railroad SafetyGS-1825 Aviation Safety GS-2123 Motor Carrier SafetyGS-1831 Securities Compliance Examining GS-2125 Highway SafetyGS-1850 Agricultural Commodity Warehouse GS-2130 Traffic ManagementExamining GS-2131 Freight RateGS-1854 Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms GS-2135 Transportation Loss and DamageInspection Claims ExaminingGS-1862 Consumer Safety Inspection GS-2144 Cargo SchedulingGS-1863 Food Inspection GS-2150 Transportation OperationsGS-1864 Public Health Quarantine Inspection GS-2151 DispatchingGS-1881 Customs and Border Protection GS-2152 Air Traffic ControlInterdiction GS-2154 Air Traffic AssistanceGS-1884 Customs Patrol Officer GS-2161 Marine CargoGS-1889 Import Specialist GS-2181 Aircraft OperationGS-1890 Customs Inspection GS-2183 Air NavigationGS-1894 Customs Entry and Liquidating GS-2185 Aircrew TechnicianGS-1895 Customs and Border Protection GS-2186 Technical Systems Program ManagerGS-1896 Border Patrol Agent GS-2199 Transportation Student TraineeGS-1899 Investigation Student Trainee GS-2200 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY GS-2210 Information Technology Management GS-2299 Information Technology Student Trainee United States Office of Personnel Management 01/15/2010 Page 6 of 6