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Employment and Student Opportunities

Federal Employment with NOAA

Federal positions with NOAA are advertised and applications are accepted through the USA Jobs website. NOAA is an Equal Opportunity employer and more information is available through the NOAA OAR Equal Employment Opportunity Office.

Employment with Academic Partners

Joint institutes working with NOAA include the Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA), the Cooperative Institute for Research in the Environmental Sciences (CIRES) and the Joint Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Research (JIMAR). Employment opportunities are available through the institute's website.

NOAA Contract Employment

Contractors provide valuable services to NOAA. Opportunities through contractors include:


Student Internships and Fellowships with ESRL

Information about internship programs for students from high school through post graduate levels are listed on the Student and Teacher Opportunities page.