Department: Department Of The Interior
Agency: Bureau of Reclamation
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Grand Coulee, WA, USView Map
Current students meeting the eligibility requirements for the Pathways Internship Program. See Student Definition below.
Reclamation is a contemporary water management agency. Reclamation is best known for Hoover Dam on the Colorado River, Grand Coulee Dam on the Columbia River and Folsom Dam on the American River. Today we are the largest wholesaler of water in the country and the second largest producer of hydroelectric power in the western United States. Visit: http://www.usbr.gov View our DVD titled “Traditions, Talent, and Teamwork” at: http://www.usbr.gov/pmts/hr/video/
This position is being filled in the excepted service under the Pathways Program. This provides opportunities for high school, vocational and technical, undergraduate, graduate, and professional students to be exposed to the work of the Federal government. For more information on the Pathways Program, please visit: http://www.opm.gov/HiringReform/Pathways/.
Completion of this Internship will not lead to permanent or term employment with the Bureau of Reclamation.
This position is located in Grand Coulee, WA. For more information, click on the following link: http://www.usbr.gov/pn/about/hr/area-information.html
Payment of travel and relocation expenses will be your responsibility.
Student Definition: Students must currently be enrolled in High School or an accredited college (including 4-year colleges/universities, community colleges, and junior colleges); or a professional, technical, vocational, and trade school; or an advanced degree program; or other qualifying educational institution pursuing a qualification degree or certificate, and taking at least a half-time course load (as defined by the institution in which you are enrolled) throughout the duration of the appointment. You must be in good academic standing (at least a 2.0 GPA or greater on a 4.0 scale for the most recent grading period and accumulative GPA); be at least 16 years of age; a U.S. citizen or U.S. National; and meet the qualification requirements of the position. You must continue to meet these eligibility requirements throughout the duration of your appointment under the Pathways Internship Program.
Promotion potential of this position is the GS-04 level. However, this position may be filled at a lower grade. If so, when and if it is determined that a subsequent promotion is warranted, it may be made without further competition. Promotion up to and including the GS-04 level is neither guaranteed nor automatic.
These positions are expected to commence in May 2013. Employment is expected to last until September 2013. Dates may vary at the discretion of management.
- U.S. Citizen or National
- Suitability for Federal Employment determined by a background investigation
- You must submit a resume and supporting documentation - See how to Apply
- You must meet experience and/or education requirements - See Qualifications
- Your resume must reflect required experience
- You must have a valid state driver's license