To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
- Must have successfully completed a high school degree program or equivalent and;
- Be accepted for enrollment or enrolled and seeking a degree (diploma, certificate, etc.) in a qualified educational institution
on a full or half-time basis at an accredited college or university (minimum 6 semester hours);
3. Must maintain a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher while in the Internship Program.
Minimum Qualifications: http://www.opm.gov/qualifications/
APPLICANTS PLEASE NOTE: Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications (particularly positions with a positive education requirement.) Therefore, applicants must report only attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Applicants can verify accreditation at the following website: http://www.ed.gov/admins/finaid/accred/index.html All education claimed by applicants will be verified by the appointing agency accordingly.
*** If you are using foreign education to meet qualification requirements, you must send a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency with your transcript in order to receive credit for that education. ***
Veterans' Preference: When applying for Federal Jobs, eligible Veterans should claim preference on the Occupational Questionnaire in the section provided and provide a legible copy of your DD214(s) and/or documentation related to your active duty service which shows dates of service, character of service (honorable, general, etc.), or dates of impending separation.
Additionally, disabled veterans and others eligible for 10-point preference (such as widows or mothers of eligible Veterans) must also submit an SF-15 "Application for 10 Point Veterans Preference" with required proof as stated on the form. For more information, please review the information for disabled Veterans in the application checklist or visit http://www.fedshirevets.gov/job/vetpref/index.aspx.
Eligiblity Requirements: An intern may be converted non-competitively from an Internship Program to a term or
permanent position in the competitive service, however, conversion is not mandatory or guaranteed. To be eligible for
conversion, an intern must have completed at least 640 hours of work experience while enrolled as a full time or half time degree seeking student, completed the education requirement from a qualifiying institution, receive a favorable recommendation
by an official of the agency and meet the qualification requirements for the position to which being converted. The Pathways
Program participant will enter into a written Participant Agreement that clearly identifies expectations, a general description of
duties, evaluation procedures, work schedules and minimum eligibility requirements for conversion to term or permanent positions
in the competitive service.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
IN DESCRIBING YOUR EXPERIENCE, PLEASE BE CLEAR AND SPECIFIC. WE WILL NOT MAKE ASSUMPTIONS REGARDING YOUR EXPERIENCE. If your resume/application does not support your questionnaire answers, we will not allow credit for your response(s).