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    NIH Student Trainees perform duties in one of the Institutes or Centers in the National Institutes of Health (NIH). NIH Student Trainees receive on-the-job- training while pursuing their educational degree. Assignments are aimed at developing the employee's skills and knowledge to progressively perform more difficult duties.  
    As a NIH Student Trainee (Engineering) you will:

    • Assist professional engineers and/or technicians in performing technical engineering work.  Provide technical support and assistance.
    • Assist in assembly, installation, or operation of equipment, instruments, or facilities.
    • Participate in testing activities, including the recording and proper interpretation of routine test results.
    • Conduct basic field observations as well as obtain, identify, handle and store material samples.

    Fields of study for NIH Student Trainees (Engineering) may include, but are not limited to:  
    • Architecture Engineering
    • Environmental Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Mechanical Engineering
    • Electrical Engineering
    • Industrial Engineering
    • Computer Engineering

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    U.S. citizens, non - U.S. citizens, national or legal permanent residents.

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/466510500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.