Career Search

Please note that the following links are outside the Pepperdine University School of Public Policy Web site and will open in a new window.

General Public Service Listings

America’s Job Bank (specializes in government and military jobs)

American Planning Association

Conservative Jobs (public sector jobs in state and local government)

Internships USA (not all are policy related)

Journalism Jobs

Monster Jobs Search

NASPAA Public Service Careers

Policy Jobs (some fee-based; check with Career Services for login)

Think Tank List

Simply Hired

State Policy Network (List of think tanks within the 50 states.)


Avue Government Jobs

Federal Internship Directory (not comprehensive)

House of Representatives

League of United Latin American C itizens

OPM – Office of Budget and Management

Senate Placement Office

U.S. Department of State: Career, Fellowship, and Internship Search

U.S. Government Accountability Office

USAJOBS (Federal Job List – not comprehensive)

Washington, DC

Brad Traverse (DC – fee based)

Conservative Jobs

HillZoo (DC job list)

PoliTemps (DC Temporary Policy Jobs)

Republican Communications Association

Tom Manatos (Capitol Hill and Washington DC jobs)

Washington Post Classified Jobs


DevEx (international jobs) (some job listings require fee)

EuroBrussels (European Jobs and Internships)

Foreign Policy Association

iAgora Jobs (international listings)

Intelligence Careers

MicroFinance Gateway

United Nations (not all agencies)

UN Internships

ReliefWeb (humanitarian jobs worldwide)


California Capital Fellows Program

California State Auditor

CalJobs (state of California)

CalOpps (local municipality listings)

Municipal Management Association of Northern California (MMANC)

State of California Job Board



City of Los Angeles Civil Service

Craigslist Government Listings

Jobs Available (weekly fee-based listings, mostly municipal and west coast; hard copy in Resource Center)

MMASC (Municipal Management Association of Southern California)



Nonprofit Times

Opportunity Knocks (non-profit)

Philanthropy Careers

Philanthropy News Digest

Political Affairs

Public Affairs Council

Public Affairs Job HQ


Green Jobs

Web Feedback