With all the government folks being relocated to the area as part of the BRAC (Base Realignment and Closing) deal, one question that I am frequently asked is – where does one find information on jobs – it’s not like the DIA, CIA, NSA, etc have the most open facilities around. The National Grounds Intelligence Center (NGIC) is going to provide quite a few jobs over the next several years; being aware of their impact is going to be crucial.
I emailed a client in that part of the Charlottesville world to find out more; this is part of his response –
“Great question. Unfortunately, there really isn’t any one-stop shopping for .gov/contracting jobs in this area (niche to be filled?). All of the big players are down here:
The best suggestion I’ve got it to hit their websites.
Theres a few one there as well. Does his current company have work in the area?
If he’s really desperate, he could come up to Research Park and just hand out resumes…”