The Employment Center
Why it is great to work for the USGS and helpful links.
Volunteer for Science
Links to Volunteer.gov — America's natural and cultural resources volunteer site.
The Information Center
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Find out about an innovative approach to understanding and addressing conflict within the work environment.
A listing of USGS Human Resources Office phone numbers, e-mail addresses, and servicing assignments.
Classification: the Monster PC Web Pages
Includes a Q&A on some common classification issues, a catalog of Nationwide Standard PD's for download and use, and the PDBuilder program to dynamically create PDs. Also read a FAQ on the GS-1300T classification standard and how it affects USGS hydrologic, cartographic, and physical science technicians.
A fresh start for USGS employees that provides an informal environment for confidential problem solving and dispute resolution.
Information on Employee Express: Changing your address, your health benefits, state and federal income tax withholding...and more!
Read and download the USGS Workplace Violence Handbook to learn how to deal with acts of violence or threats of violence in the workplace.
Information for Supervisors and Managers
Advice and guidance specifically suited for USGS Supervisors.
Pay and Benefits
A wealth of information regarding pay issues and employee benefits information such as retirement, insurance, salary charts, leave, worklife benefits, etc.
Tools and guides to help you manage your career goals.
Workers' Compensation Program (DOI Website)
Information on the Workers' Compensation Program and links to SMIS.