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Welcome to the Alaska Region Recruitment Page

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Are you interested in a position in the NWS Alaska Region?

NWS Alaska Region recruits for dozens of different positions - everything from entry level science and IT positions to maintenance technicians to senior level management officials. Please take a look at our recruitment materials (below), keep an eye on USA jobs, and consider making the big move to Alaska!

Alaska is a great place to live and work. Tap into your sense of adventure! Majestic mountains, abundant wildlife, world class fishing, endless recreational possibilities, and the frontier spirit are all part of what makes Alaska great. Our cities offer quaint charm and urban appeal, and our remote communities are ideal for those who love the outdoors and enjoy a simpler life.

The NWS in Alaska is an exciting and rewarding place to work, with tremendous opportunities for career advancement. With active weather in all seasons, it is a challenging and fulfilling place for forecasters to work. Unique service areas, such as volcanic ash, tsunami, hydrology, and climate, also provide opportunities for individuals to build specialized expertise and broaden their career potential while delivering critical, even life-saving information to the public.

NWS Alaska has helped many scientists, technicians, and administrative professionals launch very successful careers. In fact, nearly 30% of the personnel in our remote weather service offices have moved up within our organization or to other agencies in the last three years. Alaska is a great place to get started or to give your career a boost!

Consider joining us!

Alaska Region Headquarters
222 West 7th Avenue #23
Anchorage, AK 99513-7575
Voice: 1-907-271-5088
Fax: 1-907-271-3711
Recorded Forecast: 1-800-472-0391
Webmaster Email: ARH Webauthors
Page Modified: 03 Feb 2008 18:00 UTC
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