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    PLEASE NOTE: THIS VACANCY IS LIMITED TO THE FIRST 300 APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AND WILL CLOSE AT MIDNIGHT ON THE CLOSING DATE OR AT MIDNIGHT ON THE DAY WE RECEIVE THE 300TH APPLICATION, WHICHEVER COMES FIRST.

    The U.S. Department of Transportation enhances the operation of our air, rail, highway, and water transportation systems. The quality of our lives, shape of our communities, and productivity of our Nation's economy depend on our transportation systems. We recognize and value the importance of our workforce and the diversity of backgrounds and ideas that each person contributes to our joint efforts. So we invite you to join us in shaping the future of our organization and meeting the challenges of the 21st Century, while advancing the best transportation system in the world.

    WHAT DOES A STUDENT VOLUNTEER DO? A Student Volunteer has the opportunity to supplement his/her education by gaining experience in public service. The Student Volunteer gains work experience in the areas administrative, clerical, and technical support. The volunteer program is designed to give students a unique opportunity to support transportation programs throughout the United States.

    This vacancy announcement will be used as a register to fill volunteer opportunities through September 30th, 2015.

    See Cut-Off Dates Below:

    • July 31st
    • August 28th
    • September 30th

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    Responsibilities

    As a Student Volunteer you will:

    • Plan and complete work assignments on time
    • Collect and analyze relevant information
    • Prepare quality draft documents
    • Communicate relevant and accurate information, clearly and concisely during formal or informal meetings
    • Collaborate with others to accomplish goals
    • Contribute to team efforts
    • Use various enterprise tools and technology to prepare and share documents


    Please note that the list above is intended to provide applicants with a general overview of the duties and responsibilities. Specific duties and responsibilities associated with this volunteer opportunity will vary based on the specific assignment.

    WHERE CAN I FIND OUT MORE ABOUT OTHER DOT CAREERS? Visit us on the web at: http://www.dot.gov/careers


    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    00

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Open to U.S. citizens currently enrolled or accepted for enrollment at an accredited university/college/technical institution through September 30th, 2015.This is an unpaid internship position.

    Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/410823700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.