Job Overview


About the Agency

The incumbent of this position serves as an Intern under the Pathways Program. This program is designed to provide students enrolled at educational institutions at all levels (high school to graduate level) with paid opportunities to work in agencies and explore the benefits and conditions of Federal employment. Employment under this authority requires the execution of an Internship Program Participant Agreement that outlines work and academic responsibilities and expectations for the duration of the appointment.


The incumbent provides assistance to the supervisor and staff members in the performance of a variety of administrative functions required to support the organization:

Intern (Administrative Support), GS-0399

Uses varied office automation software (Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, SharePoint etc.) to produce a wide range of documents, correspondence, reports, and spreadsheets. Gathers and summarizes information from files and documents for the supervisor or other staff members. Proofreads/edits correspondence and documents for grammar, spelling, capitalization, punctuation, and format.

Intern (Information Technology/Customer Support), GS-2299

Delivers customer support services, including installation, configuration, troubleshooting, customer assistance, and/or training, in response to customer requirements. Performs routine tasks to maintain equipment and perform system maintenance including cleaning computer equipment and peripherals; and, assisting with network cable installation, configuration and set up of printers, projection devices, and monitors.

Intern (Law Clerk Trainee), GS-0999

Works on legal issues of moderate complexity where established or easily determinable facts and clearly applicable precedents are involved. Reviews relevant legislation, proposed and current policies, procedures, regulations, policy manuals, and other DOI and OIG guidance for comments or citations.

Intern (Qualitative Analysis), GS-0399

Conducts quantitative and qualitative studies to critique, design, and improve management, planning systems, surveys, and decision models in the Agency. Assists in developing reports from previously recorded data.

Intern (Information Technology/SharePoint Support), GS-2299

Provides day-to-day operation support to the SharePoint Team. Assists with creating new sites and lists, installing and manipulating web parts, and doing backups; creating InfoPath forms and integrating them into SharePoint; and helps manage governance polices and permission groups. 

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No