Job Title:Student Trainee (Interdisciplinary Biometrician, Biologist/Statistician)
Department:Department Of The Interior
Agency:Interior, US Fish and Wildlife Service
Job Announcement Number:R7-13-847986-Intern
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|$51,825.00 to $67,368.00 / Per Year|
|Friday, August 23, 2013 to Friday, August 30, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Internships|
|Few vacancies in the following location(s):|
Anchorage, AK United StatesView Map
Fairbanks, AK United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Student/Internship Program Eligibles|
Working for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is more than a career. It is a commitment shared by more than 9,000 men and women representing a diverse range of professions, backgrounds, and specialties who are dedicated to conserving, protecting, and enhancing fish, wildlife, plants, and their habitats. From the Arctic Ocean to the South Pacific, from the Atlantic to the Caribbean, Service personnel are working hard to ensure future generations will be able to enjoy nature's beauty and bounty.
The salary range given above includes base pay and locality pay, you will also receive a 5.57% cost of living allowance. This allowance is subject to annual review, adjustment and gradual decrease.
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This position will be located in Anchorage or Fairbanks, Alaska. Information about locations within Alaska can be found at: Alaska.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Region 7 - Alaska is recruiting students to participate in the Department of the Interior Internship Program. The Department of the Interior Internship Program (Pathways) 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. To be eligible, applicants must be students enrolled or accepted for enrollment at least half-time in an accredited educational institution (i.e., high school/college/university/vocational school) and be in good academic standing.
Students who successfully complete the program and meet all applicable internship program requirements may be eligible for conversion to a term or permanent job in the civil service. Please note that eligibility for conversion does not guarantee the intern will be converted.
To be eligible for conversion, interns must: Be a US citizen; complete at least 640 hours of work experience acquires through the Internship program; complete degree or certificate program; meet the qualification standards for the position to which the Intern will be converted; meet agency-specific requirements as specified in the Participant's Agreement; perform their job successfully; and receive favorable recommendation for conversion from supervisor.
This position will be advertized under two announcements, one for the Pathways Internship Program and one for the Pathways Recent Graduate Program.
- Must meet eligibility requirements for the Pathways Internship Program
- Must have a GPA of at least 2.0
- Background Investigation required
- Must be a student as defined in this vacancy announcement
- Requires Pathways Participant Agreement
- Males born after 12/31/59 must be registered or exempt from Seletive Svs.