Job Title:Student Trainee (Information Technology) GS-2299-07
Department:General Services Administration
Agency:Federal Acquisition Service
Job Announcement Number:1305026LBOTR
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|$38,967.00 to $55,264.00 / Per Year|
|Wednesday, July 03, 2013 to Wednesday, July 17, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full-time Part-time - Excepted Appointment may be converted to a term or permanent position.|
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WHO MAY APPLY:
Current students enrolled at least half-time 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.
You may have heard GSA called 'the government's landlord', but GSA is about more than just buildings...We're a vehicle management and acquisition service...a real estate manager...an IT solutions provider...a global supply chain manager...and more! GSA provides innovative solutions for Federal agencies that include products, services, workspace, and expertise to build a more high-performing, efficient, sustainable, and transparent government for the American people. And, since our jobs are as diverse as the services we provide, GSA is a great place to start, build, and expand your career.
GSA has been repeatedly named by the Partnership for Public Service as one of the 'Best Places to Work in the Federal Government'.
As an Information Technology Specialist (Pathways Intern), you will be involved in providing IT support and assistance to client agencies or prospective customers, all external to GSA. This developmental position will provide the opportunity to gain the experiences and knowledge required to perform the full range of duties of an IT Specialist.
This position is located in the Federal Acquisition Service, Network Services Division. This office manages programs that provide telecommunications to federal agencies, including administrative and technical support by:
- Effectively leveraging competition to offer the best available telecommunications services and solutions at the best overall prices in the marketplace.
- Providing a customer focused, highly responsive, and fully integrated approach to helping federal agencies.
GSA offers its employees a wide range of benefits including:
- Federal health insurance plans (choose from a wide range of plans)
- Life insurance coverage with several options to choose from
- Leave policies to help you take care of your personal, recreational, and health care needs
- Thrift Savings Plan (similar to a 401(k) plan)
- Flexible work schedules and telework
- Transit and child care subsidies
- Training and development
This position is being announced under the Pathways Student Internship Program. This 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 agencies and explore Federal careers while still in school and while getting paid for the work performed. Students may be promoted up to the GS-11 level while in the Intern program, and students who successfully complete the program may be eligible for conversion to a permanent job in the civil service, up to grade GS-12 depending on the requirements of the position. Additional information about the Internship Program can be found at http://www.opm.gov/HiringReform/Pathways/program/interns/
- Apply online (See How to Apply section.)
- Signed participant agreement is required for employment under this Program.
- U.S. Citizenship or National