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    The Pathways Program 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 and while getting paid for the work performed. Students who successfully complete the program may be eligible for conversion to a permanent position in the civil service. This position starts at a salary of $33,780.00 (GS-4, Step 1) to $43,909.00 (GS-4, Step 10).

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    You will be working for the Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate team performing the below typical work duties:

    • Supporting the supervisor and/or higher-grade professionals in the performance of chemical and other tests as required on variety of trade and/ forensic products and in accordance with quality procedures;
    • Write Papers and technical reports on the test procedures and results;
    • Conduct preparations, handling, testing of laboratory samples, including minor modifications to procedures where necessary; and
    • Assist in the maintenance of scientific instrumentation and analytical laboratory equipment under the supervision of higher graded professionals.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/516680500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.