Job Title:Student Trainee (Clerical) 399-4 NTE 1 Yr.
Agency:Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation
Job Announcement Number:2013-SFP-0028
This position is closed and no longer accepting online applications through USAJOBS.
The contents of the announcement can still be viewed.
/ Per Year|
|Monday, March 18, 2013 to
Friday, April 05, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Excepted Service -
Temporary Not-to-Exceed 1 year
May be extended 1 additional year.|
|5 vacancies in the following location:|
San Francisco, CA, USView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
- United States Citizens
- residing and attending school within the commute area of San Francisco, and
- enrolled in a degree-seeking program in a qualifying educational institution
- taking at least a half-time course load.
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) is one of the most respected forces in America's financial community. Our mission is to maintain stability and public confidence in the nation's financial system by insuring deposits, examining and supervising financial institutions, and managing receiverships.
The FDIC is ranked as the Number #1 best place to work among mid-sized agencies in the Federal Government.
Applications received by 3/26/13 will be considered first. The announcement has been extended to close at 8:59 PM Pacific Time on Friday, April 5, 2013. Applications received after 3/26/13 will be considered after the closing date, and only if a vacancy remains unfilled from the first group.
These positions are in the Pathways Intern program and are located in the San Francisco Regional Office. The schedule will be full time during summer and part-time during school terms (minimum of 15 hours per week).
Work may begin as early as June 3, 2013.
- Applicants must be at least 16 years old.
- GPA of at least 2.50/4.0 is required to enter and to remain in the program.
- Able to bend & lift & carry < 35 lb. & stand or sit for extensive periods.
- Registration with the Selective Service.
- Employment Conditions
DUTIES:Back to top
The Student Trainee (Clerical) will assist in activities supporting the supervision and examination of financial institutions (risk management and consumer protection) and/or economic research. Will use software to process and analyze data. Will assist with the creation and/or finalization of memoranda, reports, presentations, charts and graphs for distribution to stakeholders.
The Student Trainee will routinely retrieve and scan files and records, prepare documents, reports, and correspondence in final format, and ensure correct punctuation, spelling, grammar and conformance to FDIC style.
Provides logistical support for meetings and conferences.
Physical requirements: Ability to bend and lift & carry materials up to 35 lb. and to stand and/or sit for extensive periods.
Applicants should be comfortable working on teams, balancing multiple tasks with overlapping delivery dates, and shifting gears when new priorities arise.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:Back to top
To qualify for this program, you must (1) be currently enrolled or accepted for enrollment in a degree seeking program at a qualifying educational institution on at least a half-time basis; (2) have a minimum overall cumulative GPA of 2.50 out of 4.0; and (3) have completed 2 full academic years of post-high school study by the time of appointment.
You must be able to bend and lift & carry materials up to 35 lb. and to stand and/or sit for extensive periods.
Low Risk Position - National Agency Check Investigation (NACI) required.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Your resume will be reviewed, including the online assessment questionnaire, to determine whether you meet the qualification requirements outlined in this announcement. Therefore, it is imperative that your resume contain sufficiently detailed information upon which to make the qualification determination. Please ensure that your resume contains specific information such as position titles, beginning and ending dates of employment for each position, average number of hours worked per week, and if the position is/was in the Federal government, you should provide the position series and grade level. If you rated yourself higher on the questionnaire than what is supported by your resume, your overall qualifications assessment may be adversely affected.
If you are found qualified, you will be placed in one of three categories: Best Qualified, Highly Qualified, or Qualified. These category assignments are a measure of the degree in which your background and responses to the assessment questions match the competencies/knowledge, skills, and abilities (KSAs) listed below. Within these categories, candidates eligible for veterans preference will receive selection priority over non-veterans.
* Ability to organize and analyze data
* Proficiency with office software
* Ability to communicate orally and in writing
* Ability to maintain files and records according to procedures
* Attention to details to complete projects timely.
* Ability to lift up to 35 pounds, and to sit or stand for extensive periods. To preview questions please click here.
You do not need to respond separately to these KSAs. Your answers to the online questionnaire and resume will serve as responses to the KSAs.