1. Overview
  2. Duties
  3. Qualifications & Evaluations
  4. Benefits & Other Info
  5. How to Apply

Job Title:CFPB Pathways Internship - Student Trainee NTE (Public Notice Flyer)

Agency:Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Job Announcement Number:PH-14-PG-965534

SALARY RANGE:

$13.03 to $30.96 / Per Hour

OPEN PERIOD:

Wednesday, October 16, 2013 to Wednesday, October 15, 2014

SERIES & GRADE:

CN-0399-21/51

POSITION INFORMATION:

Full Time - Excepted Service NTE

PROMOTION POTENTIAL:

53

DUTY LOCATIONS:

Few vacancies in the following location(s):
San Francisco, CA View Map
Washington DC, DC View Map
Chicago, IL View Map
New York, NY View Map

WHO MAY APPLY:

Student/Internship Program Eligibles

JOB SUMMARY:

Are you looking for a job where you can make a difference? At the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, we know that every member of the team contributes to success! That's just one of the reasons that CFPB, one of the newest organizations, will become one of the best places in the Federal government to work. You'll have the opportunity to use your current skills, and gain new ones, while helping to make financial markets work for millions of Americans and their families.

To apply to a Pathways position, please visit the CFPB’s website at http://www.consumerfinance.gov/jobs/ and search for positions titled as “Pathways – JOB TITLE.” -- PLEASE NOTE -- If there are no positions listed indicated the use of Pathways, then CFPB is not actively recruiting using the programs within Pathways. Please check the website periodically, as the bureau regularly uses the programs to recruit students and recent graduates.

 

THIS IS NOT A VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT. INDIVIDUALS SEEKING TO APPLY TO CFPB PATHWAYS JOB OPPORTUNITIES MUST VISIT THE CFPB JOBS WEBSITE. APPLICATIONS WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED BY FOLLOWING THE INSTRUCTIONS ON THE CFPB JOBS WEBSITE, AND APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED VIA THIS POSTING.

 

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is currently accepting applications for the Internship Program for Interns in the areas of policy, administration law, research, and technology.

 

The salary stated above covers various locations across the U.S. Actual pay will vary depending on the duty location of the position filled.

 

• These are excepted appointments in the CFPB Pathways Internship Program.

• Employee may be subject to a probationary period.

 

One or more positions may be filled using this vacancy announcement.

KEY REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen, at the point of conversion.
  • Relevant experience and/or education (as noted on the CFPB website).
  • Suitable for Federal employment, determined by a background investigation.
  • You may be required to serve a trial period.
  • Must be enrolled, or accepted for enrollment as a degree-seeking student,
  • You must apply on-line via the CFPB website.

DUTIES:

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This position is located in the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. You will serve as a student trainee receiving on-the-job training in technical aspects of CFPB’s work. You may be assigned to various organizations within CFPB and will perform assignments under the close supervision of a higher level analyst.


QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

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  • U.S. citizenship is required, at the point of conversion.
  • Must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as a degree-seeking student.
  • Qualifications specific to the series and grade can be found on the CFPB JOBS WEBSITE.


When applying to this announcement on CFPB website, you will be required to submit transcripts and proof of enrollment.

CFPB Pathways candidates will meet the qualification requirements consistent with CFPB and the OPM qualification standards applicable to the position being filled.

 

The classification of the intern positions (series and grade) will depend upon the field of study and level of coursework of the candidate.

 

Many CFPB positions have specific educational requirements, so we encourage you to provide a complete description of your educational achievements.

 

Qualification requirements depend on the job being filled.

 

U.S. citizenship is required, at the point of conversion.

HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:

INDIVIDUALS SEEKING TO APPLY TO CFPB PATHWAYS JOB OPPORTUNITIES MUST FOLLOW THE APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS FOR PATHWAYS POSITIONS ON THE  CFPB JOBS WEBSITE. APPLICATIONS RECEIVED THROUGH THIS POSTING WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

 

Candidates will be assessed either based solely on basic eligibility requirements or may include a qualitative rating of candidates. CFPB Pathways candidates will meet the qualification requirements consistent with the OPM qualification standards applicable to the position being filled. Veterans' preference applies to all selections made under the Pathways authority in accordance with Part 302 of 5 CFR. If candidates are further evaluated using CFPB's category rating process, qualified veterans have absolute preference within the appropriate category.


BENEFITS:

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The Federal government offers a number of exceptional benefits to its employees. This link provides an overview of the benefits currently offered to Federal employees: http://www.usajobs.gov/ResourceCenter/Index/Interactive/Benefits#icc

OTHER INFORMATION:

To be eligible for conversion to the competitive service after completion of the program, an intern must:

1) Be a U.S. Citizen.

2) Successfully complete an academic course of study as evidenced by a qualifying degree.

3) Complete a minimum of 640 hours of work experience under the Internship Program; specifically 3 work tours.

4) Meet the OPM qualification standard for the position to which the Intern may be converted

5) Maintain acceptable performance under the Bureau's approved performance management system for Pathways Employees.

6) Receive a favorable recommendation for conversion from his/her Supervisor.

 

CFPB is not obligated to make an offer of employment, nor is the student obligated to accept an offer of employment.

 

Relocation expenses will not be paid.



HOW TO APPLY:

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Please apply online at CFPB JOBS WEBSITE

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:

CFPB's application process has been specifically developed to ensure that we only ask you for the information we absolutely need to evaluate your qualifications and eligibility. All internship applicants are required to submit the following supportive documents:

- Resume (with current cumulative GPA and expected date of graduation)

- Current Transcript (official or unofficial accepted) - must include the students' current course load or,  

- Proof of enrollment.

 

VETERANS' PREFERENCE DOCUMENTATION If you are claiming veterans' preference, you must submit a copy of your Certificate of Release or Discharge From Active Duty, DD-214 (Member 4 copy), or other official documentation from a branch of the Armed Forces or the Department of Veterans Affairs showing dates of service and type of discharge. Compensably disabled preference eligibles must also submit an Application for 10-point Veteran Preference, SF-15, along with the required documentation listed on the back of the SF-15 form. For more information on veterans’ preference see http://www.fedshirevets.gov/job/vetpref/index.aspx

AGENCY CONTACT INFO:

Applicant Call Center
Phone: (304)480-7300
TDD: 304-480-8725
Email: CFPBINQUIRIES@BPD.TREAS.GOV
Agency Information:
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
PO Box 1328
Parkersburg, WV
26106

WHAT TO EXPECT NEXT:

Please notify us if your contact information changes. Also, note that if you provide an email address that is inaccurate, or if your mailbox is full or blocked (e.g., spam-blocker), you may not receive important communication that could affect your consideration for this position.

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Job Announcement Number:

PH-14-PG-965534

Control Number:

353088700