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    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling on those who want to help protect American interests and secure our Nation. DHS Components work collectively to prevent terrorism; secure borders and our transportation systems; protect the President and other dignitaries; enforce and administer immigration laws; safeguard cyberspace; and ensure resilience to disasters. We achieve these vital missions through a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations. Make an impact; join DHS.

    This is a Pathways Student Intern Program position and is designed to provide students enrolled in a wide variety of educational institutions, from high school to graduate level, with opportunities to work in agencies and explore Federal careers while still in school. Veteran's Preference will be applied in filling positions under the Pathways Programs.

    Applying to this announcement certifies that you give permission for DHS to share your application with others in DHS for similar positions.

    Relocation expenses are not authorized. Other recruitment incentives may be authorized.

    Who May Be Considered:

    • U.S. Citizens
    • Pathways Student eligible
    • View common definitions of terms found in this announcement.

    Any offers of employment made pursuant to this announcement will be consistent with all applicable authorities, including Presidential Memoranda, Executive Orders, interpretive U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) guidance, and Office of Management and Budget plans and policies concerning hiring. These authorities are subject to change.

    More than one selection may be made from this announcement.

    Appointments are subject to the availability of funds.

    This is an open continuous announcement for 60 days, or until all positions are filled. It will be used to fill immediate and future vacancies for this agency. The first cut-off date will be 15 days after the open date of the announcement. Additional cut-off dates may be established on an as needed basis until all vacancies have been filled.

    Interns hired through this announcement are eligible to convert into positions up to the full performance level of GS-12.

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    Major duties in this Student Trainee position include, but are not limited to:

    • Assist higher level personnel on various assignments.
    • Generate basic program source codes utilizing various computer languages;
    • Collect data from a variety of available reference sources and prepare reports to present patterns and trends in data collection and reporting requirements; and
    • Work with others in the review of overall automated processes and procedures.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Overnight travel of 1-5 nights per month may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    U.S. Citizens and Pathways Student Eligible

    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/482892600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.