Job Title:Student Trainee (General Labor Worker) (Internship)
Department:Department of the Army
Agency:U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Job Announcement Number:WTHF13502964855510P
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|$15.11 to $17.62 / Per Hour|
|Monday, March 18, 2013 to Monday, April 01, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Part Time 32 hours - Internships NTE 1 YEAR|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Enumclaw, WA United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Student/Internship Program Eligibles|
Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.
Mud Mountain Dam/Howard Hanson Dam:
Mud Mountain Dam is a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers flood control dam and recreation facility on the White River near Mt. Rainier in Washington State. Visitors to the facility can view the dam, picnic, hike, bike or ride their horses in a scenic woodland setting. Mud Mountain Dam controls floods in the lower White and Puyallup River valleys. Howard A. Hanson Dam is a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers flood control dam located near the headwaters of the Green River in King County. Its primary purpose is flood control in the winter and fish enhancement in the summer. Because the dam is located in a closed watershed, public access is not permitted.
Other Advantages: Mud Mountain Dam worksite has a panoramic view of the White River Canyon. Many wild animals make their homes in this area, like: Eagles, Owls, Herons and Beavers. Trails for hiking and mountain biking!
About the Position:
Click here for more information on Pathways program participants.
Position(s) will be filled under the Department of the Army Pathways Intern Program.
The Department of the Army Pathways Internship Program is designed to provide students enrolled in a wide variety of educational institutions, from high school to graduate level, with opportunities to work in the Department of Army and explore Federal careers while still in school and while getting paid for the work performed.
At the time of application you must be enrolled in an accredited university for a minimum of half-time and remain in that status for the duration of the internship. Your application will be considered incomplete if proof of current enrollment is not submitted i.e., class schedule, letter of enrollment, pre-registration schedule/transcript(s), or receipt for tuition.
Upon selection and before your appointment begins, you must submit proof of enrollment for the Summer or Fall 2013 terms , i.e., class schedule, letter of enrollment, pre-registration schedule/transcript(s), or receipt for tuition.
Selectees must sign a Pathways Program Internship Participant Agreement which, in part, requires you to: furnish course registration information at the start of each school term and provide verification of academic status (transcript) at the end of each academic term.
The Department of the Army Pathways Interns may be converted to a permanent position within 120 days of successful completion of the program.
To be eligible for conversion to a permanent or term position, Interns must:
- Be a U.S. Citizen
- Complete at least 640 hours of work experience acquired through the Internship Program
- Complete their degree or certificate requirements
- Meet the Office of Personnel Management's qualification standards for the position to which the Intern will be converted
- Meet agency-specific requirements as specified in the Participant's Agreement, and;
- Perform their job successfully as documented through performance evaluations and/or completion of an Individual Development Plan (IDP)
To learn more about the Pathways Internship Program, please visit: http://www.opm.gov/HiringReform/Pathways/program/interns/ .
Who May Apply:
Department of the Army Internship Program Eligibles
Positions are open to:
- Current students in an accredited high school, college (including 4-year colleges/universities, community colleges, and junior colleges); professional, technical, vocational, and trade school; advanced degree programs; or other qualifying educational institution pursuing a qualifying degree or certificate.
- Must be 16 years of age by 1 MAY 2013.
- Must be a US Citizen or lawfully permitted to work in the United States.
- Must be in and remain in good academic standing.
- Must be enrolled in or accepted for enrollment in an accredited school.
- Must be taking at least a half-time course load as defined by your school.
- Requires the ability to lift and carry 50 pounds.