Job Overview


The USITC is an independent Federal agency that adjudicates import injury cases and provides the President and Congress with high quality analysis and technical support on international trade, tariff, and competitiveness issues.

Here, you will find a dynamic work environment, multi-disciplinary teams working on a variety of projects and products, a dedication to develop your technical skills, and a commitment to provide balance between your work and your personal life.


Recent Graduate Students may expect to be assigned positions which offer both valuable experience and substantial individual responsibility.  Successful candidates are hired to work in an office within the U.S. International Trade Commission located in Washington, D.C. on a temporary appointment not-to-exceed twelve (12) months, with the possibility of extension for an additional year.

NOTE: This announcement is open from April 30, 2013, to May 9, 2013, and will be used to fill multiple positions in various offices across the organization. We will accept applications for this announcement on an ongoing basis during the opening period or until the positions are filled. The cut-off dates for review are 11:59 EST on the first day 50 applications are received, then May 4, 2013, and finally May 9, 2013. 


This position is located within an office in the U.S. International Trade Commission.  This is a developmental position. You will work with higher graded staff in support of office programs and activities to gain practical work experience that augments your academic course of study.  You will typically performs duties such as: identifying data required for use in the management and  direction of programs; identifying various resources (e.g. staffing, equipment) required to support program operations; writing draft reports of study findings; and researching and investigating new or improved business and management practices for application to agency programs or operations.