Job Title:Student Trainee
Department:Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency:Office of the Secretary of Health and Human Services
Job Announcement Number:HHS-OASH-PATH-14-1106056
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|$16.49 to $21.44 / Per Hour|
|Wednesday, May 07, 2014 to Friday, May 09, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Multiple Schedules - Internships|
|Few vacancies in the following location(s):|
Washington DC, DC View Map
Rockville, MD View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Student/Internship Program Eligibles|
|Q - Nonsensitive|
IMPORTANT APPLICATION INFORMATION:
It is anticipated that there will be significant interest in this announcement. As a result the announcement will close at 11:59 PM on the date of receipt of the 100th application or at 11:59 PM on Friday, May 09, 2014; whichever occurs first.
Become a part of the Department that touches the lives of every American! At the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) you can give back to your community, state, and country by making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere. It is the principal agency for protecting the health of citizens. Join HHS and help to make our world healthier, safer, and better for all Americans.
This position is located in the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office of the Secretary (OS), Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) with vacancies in Washington, DC and Rockville, MD.
The mission of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health is to protect and promote the public health of the Nation through policies and programs that apply science-based approaches that enable people to live healthier lives. OASH is a component of the Public Health Service (PHS) and its primary function is coordination of public health and science activities across HHS components. Specifically, OASH is charged with leadership and development of policy recommendations "on population-based public health and science" and, at the direction of the Secretary, with coordination of initiatives that cut across various agencies and operation divisions of the HHS in implementation of programs and policies at the convergence of public health and science.
These positions are being advertised under the Pathways Internship Program.
WHO MAY APPLY: Current
students in an accredited high school, college (including 4-year
colleges/universities, community colleges, and junior colleges); professional,
technical, vocational, and trade school; advanced degree programs; or other
qualifying education institutions pursuing a qualifying degree or certificate,
in good academic standing (GPA of 2.0 and above).
The Pathways Internship Program is designed to attract students enrolled in a wide variety of educational institutions (ranging from high school to graduate school) with paid opportunities to work in agencies and explore Federal careers while in school. This program exposes students to jobs in the Federal civil service by providing meaningful development work at the beginning of their career, before their career paths are fully established.
These positions are in the Excepted service.
Students are expected to work full time over the summer and school breaks and intermittently or part time while school is in session.
This job opportunity announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies.
- Occasional Travel
- Domestic travel may be required 2% of the time
- U.S. Citizenship is required.
- Background investigation required.
- All applicants must be at least 16 years of age at the time of appointmen
- You must submit transcripts or proof of enrollment with your application.
- You must meet the full or half-time student enrollment requirement.