Department: Department Of The Interior
Agency: National Park Service
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This vacancy announcement has been modified to extend the closing date to Friday, March 22, 2013.
Who May Apply: Student/Internship Program Eligibles.
The employees of the National Park Service care for the special places that are the heritage of all Americans. Since its inception in 1916, the National Park Service has been dedicated to the preservation and management of this country's outstanding natural, historical, and recreational resources.
Experience Your America and build a fulfilling career by joining the National Park Service. The National Park Service preserves unimpaired the natural and cultural resources and values of the national park system for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations.
This is a temporary student internship appointment, not to exceed 1039 hours.
The appointee must sign a DOI Pathways Intern Program Participant Agreement.
Number of Vacancies: We expect to fill a few vacancies at this time; however, this announcement may be used to fill additional similar vacancies.
To be eligible for the Pathways Program position:
You must be a student accepted for enrollment or enrolled in a degree or certificate program on at least a half-time basis and in good standing.
Enrollment must be with an accredited educational institution or state-approved home school. These may include high schools, colleges, universities, technical, trade, vocational, or business schools, and state approved home school secondary and post-secondary programs.
Qualifying certificate programs are post-high school programs equivalent to at least one academic year of full-time study that is part of an accredited college-level, technical, trade, vocational, or business school curriculum.
Educational institutions must be accredited by organizations recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. To verify accreditation, please visit: http://www.ope.ed.gov/accreditation/
For more information on the Pathways Intern Program, visit: http://www.opm.gov/HiringReform/Pathways .
For more information on the Hertitiage Documentation Program, visit: http://www.nps.gov/history/hdp/jobs/index.htm
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- U.S. Citizen, permanent resident, or otherwise authorized to be employed.
- Background investigation required.
- Online application under the Job Opportunity Announcement.
- Verification of student status in a qualifying academic institution.
- Verification of education earned through a qualifying academic institution.
- Verification of veteran's preference, if claimed.