Student Trainee (Administrative)

Employer
Environmental Protection Agency
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 22, 2017
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
JOB SUMMARY:

About the Agency

Salary will be based on the grade level for which you are selected and the duty station of the position.

These positions are located in the Office of Air and Radiation, Office of Transportation and Air Quality, in Ann Arbor, Michigan and Washington, DC. For more information on this office, visit their website: http://www.epa.gov/otaq/

This is an Internship position in the Pathways Program. This program provides students in high schools, colleges, trade schools, and other qualifying educational institutions with paid opportunities to work and explore Federal careers while completing their education.

One or more positions may be filled.


TRAVEL REQUIRED:
  • Not Required

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
  • No

KEY REQUIREMENTS:
  • You must be a U.S. citizen
  • If you are selected, a pre-employment background check is required.
  • If you are selected, a written participant agreement must be signed.
  • You must submit transcripts + proof of enrollment (see Required Documents).
  • This is a temporary position. See other Information on assignment limits.
  • You must be enrolled at least half-time during your appointment.
  • Pathways Interns qualify for an initial appointment based on their educational achievements as described below:

    To qualify for the GS-04 level, you need to have completed two full academic years of post-high school study or an associate’s degree.

    As part of the application process, you are required to submit college transcripts or a list of courses as described in the Required Documents section of this announcement. However, if you are selected, you must provide official educational transcripts before you start work with EPA. More information on verification of education can be found here:

    http://epa.gov/ohr/ezhire/vacancy_requirements.htm

    If you are selected, the entire period served under the Internship Program will be a trial period.

    This position is designated as Low Risk and requires a background investigation. Unless an appropriate background investigation is already on record with the Office of Personnel Management, you must undergo a background investigation.

    Public Trust - Background Investigation