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Military Spouse Preference Program

Benefit overview

Working for the federal government may be a great choice for your next career move. The federal government provides a broad variety of career opportunities across several fields. As you search for federal positions, don’t forget about the Priority Placement Program for military spouse preference. The program gives preferences to military spouses applying for certain Defense Department positions.

Benefits of federal jobs

  • Portability
  • Working for an employer that understands the needs of a military spouse
  • Ability to qualify for hiring preference for some vacancies

How to access this benefit

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