Department: Department Of The Interior
Agency: Bureau of Reclamation
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This position is being filled in the excepted service under the Pathways Program. This provides opportunities for high school, vocational and technical, undergraduate, graduate, and professional students to be exposed to the work of the Federal government. For more information on the Pathways Program, please visit: http://www.opm.gov/HiringReform/Pathways/.
Applicants under this announcement will be considered for a temporary appointment. Incumbent normally works 3-4 months (from as early as late April to as late as mid October) Dates are flexible depending on the school schedule of successful applicants.
Completion of this Internship will not lead to permanent or term employment with the Bureau of Reclamation.
This position is located in Grand Coulee, WA For more information, click on the following link: http://www.usbr.gov/pn/about/hr/area-information.html
Payment of travel and relocation expenses will be your responsibility.
Reclamation is seeking a student looking for an opportunity to capitalize on his/her expertise as a Reclamation Guide. You can make a difference in the West by assisting in meeting increasing water demands while protecting the environment. As a member of the summer reclamation guide staff you will help enhance the image of the Grand Coulee Dam by words and actions. The successful applicants for the position will significantly affect the success and achievement of the visitor program.
Additional vacancies may be filled from this vacancy announcement.
Reclamation has determined that the duties of this position are not suitable for telework.
Student Definition: Students must currently be enrolled in an accredited college (including 4-year colleges/universities, community colleges, and junior colleges); or a professional, technical, vocational, and trade school; or an advanced degree program; or other qualifying educational institution pursuing a qualification degree or certificate, and taking at least a half-time course load (as defined by the institution in which you are enrolled) throughout the duration of the appointment. You must be in good academic standing (at least a 2.0 GPA or greater on a 4.0 scale for the most recent grading period and accumulative GPA); be at least 16 years of age; a U.S. citizen or U.S. National; and meet the qualification requirements of the position. You must continue to meet these eligibility requirements throughout the duration of your appointment under the Pathways Internship Program.
- Not Required
- U.S. Citizenship or National
- Suitability for Federal employment determined by a background investigation
- You must submit a resume and supporting documentation - See How to Apply
- You must meet specialized experience requirements - See Qualifications
- You must have a valid state driver's license
- You must submit transcripts and class schedule/letter of acceptance