Find Solutions to Agricultural Problems that Affect Americans Every Day, From Field to Table
**This Pathways Appointment is not-to-exceed 1 year with the possibility of extension.**
The Agricultural Research Service is seeking qualified students to participate in the 2014 Summer Pathways Internship Program. These temporary appointments are expected to begin in May and extend beyond the summer months. Internships are open to individuals who have been accepted for enrollment or who are enrolled and seeking a degree (diploma, certificate, etc.) from a qualifying educational institution on a full or half-time basis.
Travel and relocation expenses will not be paid.
**This announcement will be used to fill full-time and part-time internship positions. This Job opportunity announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies.**
Interns who are assigned to a GS-0399, Student Trainee (Clerical and Office Support) position assist professional and technical staff by performing miscellaneous clerical duties in support of the work of the office. Typical, but not all-inclusive duties are illustrated by performance of any combination of the following:
Opening and distributing mail; preparing, receiving, reviewing, and verifying documents
Maintaining office records; filing material; locating and compiling data or information from files
Answering and referring telephone calls
Typing a variety of material including draft reports, memoranda and correspondence using a personal computer and related word processing software