Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.
About the Position:The Department of Army's Pathways Internship Program is designed to provide students enrolled in a wide variety of educational institutions, with opportunities to work in the Department of Army and explore Federal careers while still in school and while getting paid for the work performed.
PEO Soldier designs, develops, procures, fields, and
sustains virtually everything the Soldier wears or carries. By employing
innovative concepts and technologies, PEO Soldier has made great strides in
quickly getting improved equipment into the hands of Soldiers when and where
they need it.
Picatinny's location is ideal for a variety of
leisure activities, including summer and winter sports. The site itself offers excellent recreational
facilities, including an employees club, tennis courts, softball diamonds,
soccer fields, 18-hole golf course, water park, and fitness center. Nearby NYC
offers museums, theatre, etc. Atlantic
City is within driving distance, and professional sports fans will find the
Giants, Jets, Devils, Rangers, Knicks, Nets, Mets, and Yankees.
Click here for more information on Pathways program participation.
Position(s) will be filled under the Department of the Army Pathways Intern Program.
The Department of the Army Pathways Interns may be converted to a permanent position within 120 days of successful completion of the program.
To be eligible for conversion to a permanent or term position, Interns must:
- Be a U.S. Citizen
- Complete at least 640 hours of work experience acquired through the Internship Program
- Complete their degree or certificate requirements
- Meet the Office of Personnel Management's qualification standards for the position to which the Intern will be converted
- Meet agency-specific requirements as specified in the Participant's Agreement, and;
- Perform their job successfully as documented through performance evaluations and/or completion of an Individual Development Plan (IDP)
To learn more about the Pathways Internship Program, please visit: the Internship Program page on the Office of Personnel Management's website.
Who May Apply:
Department of the Army Internship Program Eligibles
Positions are open to current students in an accredited college (including 4-year colleges/universities, community colleges, and junior colleges); professional, technical, vocational, and trade school; advanced degree programs; or other qualifying educational institution pursuing a qualifying degree or certificate.