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  1. Overview
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  4. Benefits & Other Info
  5. How to Apply

Job Title:Student Trainee

Department:Department Of Energy

Agency:Department of Energy

Job Announcement Number:DOE-HQ-14-Summer Intern-A

This position is closed and no longer accepting online applications through USAJOBS.

The contents of the announcement can still be viewed.

SALARY RANGE:

$20,324.00 to $82,019.00 / Per Year

OPEN PERIOD:

Monday, February 03, 2014 to Monday, February 24, 2014

SERIES & GRADE:

GS-0399-01/11

POSITION INFORMATION:

Work Schedule: Full or Part Time - Temporary Not to Exceed September 30, 2014

PROMOTION POTENTIAL:

11

DUTY LOCATIONS:

MANY vacancies in the following location(s):
Washington DC, DC View Map
Germantown, MD View Map
Albuquerque, NM View Map

WHO MAY APPLY:

Applicants must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment as degree (diploma, certificate, etc.) seeking students in an accredited high school or State approved home school, technical or vocational school, 2 or 4-years college or university, or graduate or professional school, with at least half-time course load. Must be in good academic standing (GPA of 2.0 or higher).

SUPERVISORY STATUS:

No

JOB SUMMARY:

About the Agency


This position is being filled under the Pathways Internship Program. The program is designed to provide students enrolled in a wide variety of educational institutions, from high school to graduate level, with paid work opportunities in agencies to explore Federal careers while still in school. The Internship provides manager's a ready source of student employees and potential permanent employees upon completion of the program requirements. It also provides the student with work experience directly related to the curriculum studies or career goals.

Vacancy Announcement Amended to add qualifications criteria.

The Department of Energy Summer Internship 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 career while still in school.

Veterans Preference applies and will be adjudicated accordingly.

This vacancy announcement does not offer any promotion potential.

RELOCATION AUTHORIZED

  • No

KEY REQUIREMENTS

  • Be a United States Citizen
  • This employer participates in the e-Verify program
  • Relocation is at your own expense
  • Be at least 16 years old (by closing date of this vacancy announcement)
  • Males born after 12/31/59 must be registered with the Selective Service
  • Must be a current student or enrolled/accepted for enrollment as a student

DUTIES:

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Students will be assigned to one of the 18 HEADQUARTERS PROGRAM OR SUPPORT OFFICES. They will perform a wide variety of duties in the clerical, administrative, scientific and professional fields designed to meet DOE's mission.                                                                                                                                                                       


QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

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Students must meet the qualifications described in the "Education" section of this vacancy announcement.

You must meet all qualifications and eligibility requirements by the closing date of this announcement.



To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement

Basic Qualifications:

- Must be accepted for enrollment or currently enrolled and seeking a degree (diploma, certificate, etc.) in a qualifying educational institution, on a full or half-time basis.

- Must be accepted for enrollment or currently enrolled and seeking a degree (diploma, certificate, etc.) in a college or university, or graduate or professional school, that has been accredited by an accrediting body recognized by the Secretary of the US Department of Education.

- Hold at least a cumulative 2.0 (on a 4.0 scale) Grade Point Average.

- Be a US Citizen



Students must meet the qualifications described in the "Education" section of this vacancy announcement.

-GS-1: Enrollment in a high school diploma or GED program
 
-GS-2: High school diploma or equivalent

-GS-3: Completion of 1 full academic year of post-high school study

-GS-4: Completion of 2 full academic years of post-high school study or associate's degree

-GS-5: Completion of all requirements for a bachelor's degree or equivalent degree

-GS-7: Completion of 1 full academic year of graduate level education

-GS-9: Completion of all requirements for a master's degree or equivalent degree

-GS-11: Research positions, completion of all requirements for a master's or equivalent degree; non-research positions, completion of all requirements for a PhD or equivalent degree
 

NOTE: One (1) year of education is defined as two semesters (30 semester hours or 45 quarter hours).

NOTE: Copies of unofficial transcripts/proof of enrollment must be provided at the time of application to support your educational claims. If selected, OFFICIAL transcripts/proof of enrollment must be submitted prior to establishing a start date.

You must provide documentation supporting your education claims. Education must be obtained from an accredited institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Foreign education must be reviewed by an organization recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. For special instructions pertaining to foreign education and a list of organizations that can evaluate foreign education, see the Department of Education website

HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:

Students will be evaluated based on a comparison of the quality and extent of their education as reflected in their resume against the requirements of available positions. If your resume is incomplete or does not support the responses in your online questionnaire, or if you fail to submit required documentation BEFORE the vacancy closes, you may be rated 'ineligible', 'not qualified', or your score may be adjusted.
To preview questions please click here.


BENEFITS:

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OTHER INFORMATION:

-The U.S. Department of Energy fosters a diverse and inclusive workplace and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

-Veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, please visit the links at the bottom of this page or visit the FedsHireVets website.

All males must abide by laws regarding Selective Service registration. To learn more about this law, visit the Selective Service web page, Who Must Register.

HOW TO APPLY:

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To be considered for this position, you must submit a complete online application no later than 11:59pm (Eastern Time) on the closing date of this announcement. If you fail to submit a complete application prior to the closing time (regardless of when you started) the application system will not allow you to finish. Requests for extensions will not be granted so please begin the application process allowing yourself enough time to finish the application. Our application system displays a deadline timer in the top-left corner of the screen for your reference.
 
Steps to submit a complete application:You must have a USAJOBS account and be logged in.

 -Once you are logged in and all of your application materials ready, click the Apply Now button.

 -You must respond to all application assessment questions, carefully following all instructions provided.

 -You will then be asked to upload supporting documentation, which may include (but is not limited to): transcripts, portfolio samples, certifications, and other supporting documents.

-IMPORTANT: In the final step of the application process you will be shown a copy of your resume and all the information you entered during the application process--YOU ARE NOT DONE YET! You must click the 'Finish' button at the bottom of this final page and receive confirmation that your application has been received. If you do not click 'Finish', your application will not be received. Your USAJOBS status page may show a complete application even if you have not fully completed the final step of the application process.If your résumé does not support the responses in your application questionnaire, or if you fail to submit required documentation BEFORE the vacancy closes, you may be rated 'ineligible', 'not qualified', or your score may be adjusted. INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.


NEED HELP?
If you experience any difficulties with the application process (anything after you have clicked the Apply Now button), please contact the HR Specialist listed on this announcement between normal business hours. If you are having trouble with USAJOBS (searching for jobs, account profile issues, or Résumé Builder help, please visit the USAJOBS Resource Center or e-mail USAJOBS3.0@opm.gov.

If you cannot apply online because of a disability, please contact the HR Specialist listed on this announcement during normal business hours.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:

Please carefully review the following list to determine what documentation you need to submit. Some documents may not apply to all applicants. 
If you are unsure, click the link for each document type to read more.

-ALL APPLICANTS:  Résumé describing your work or volunteer experience and responses to the online questionnaire.  

-Applicants using education to qualify (if allowed):  Documentation verifying your educational claims which can include unofficial transcripts or any report listing institution, course title, credits earned and grade.  Please see the Education section for more information.

-Veterans:  veteran eligibility documentation (DD-214, VA Letter, Standard Form (SF) 15 as applicable). Please note: If you are a veteran who has not yet been discharged, you may provide a statement of intent to discharge from your agency to receive Veterans Preference under the VOW (Veterans Opportunity to Work) to Hire Heroes Act of 2011.

-Persons with Disabilities: Individuals with intellectual disabilities, severe physical disabilities, or psychiatric disabilities may apply for appointment through the Schedule A hiring authority. Certified verification of a disability from a licensed medical professional; a licensed vocational rehabilitation specialist; or any Federal, state, or District of Columbia agency or U.S. territory that issues or provides disability benefits will be required

AGENCY CONTACT INFO:

Morgan McKnight
Phone: 202-586-0038
Fax: 202-287-5285
Email: morgan.mcknight@hq.doe.gov
Agency Information:
Department of Energy
U.S. Department of Energy
HC-30, Room 4E-084
1000 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC
20585
US
Fax: 202-287-5285

WHAT TO EXPECT NEXT:

After each step in the recruitment process, your status will be updated in USAJOBS. You can review your status in USAJOBS at any time. You may also elect to receive status updates via e-mail by changing the notification settings in your USAJOBS profile. Please check that your USAJOBS profile contact information is current and correct each time you apply to a job--this will ensure we are able to contact you as quickly as possible.

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Job Announcement Number:

DOE-HQ-14-Summer Intern-A

Control Number:

360734400