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    Are you interested in an internship with the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA)? Are you currently a junior graduating in May or June of 2020? Want to make an impact while enjoying meaningful work assignments, fantastic benefits and enriching career development opportunities, all while getting paid?  Join our team at GSA and find out why we’re one of the Best Places to Work in the federal government!

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    There is no "Apply" button on this page because YOU MUST APPLY ONLINE VIA APPLICATION LINKS ON OUR STUDENTS AND RECENT GRADUATES website.

    If you visit this website and there are no links to apply, then we are not yet accepting applications for this position. Please check the website regularly to ensure you do not miss this job opportunity.

    This is to advise you thatwe will SOON be accepting applications for the following career track within our Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) (a component of GSA that focuses on procuring goods and services for the federal government):

    • General Business Trainee: The General Business Trainee (1199 Series) is part of the Pathways Internship Program.
    • If you become an intern, you will be expected to help with a range of tasks and will be afforded the opportunity to learn the scope and foundation of GSA/FAS acquisition responsibilities, assisting contract specialists and management with day-to-day operations. Assignments are made with the objective of challenging your abilities and initiative, and to provide opportunities to display self-motivation. The ultimate goal is to give you a good overview of the organization and set you up for success if you are offered a permanent position after graduation.

    Who We Are:

    GSA’s core mission is to help federal agencies buy smarter, reduce their real estate footprint, provide efficient, cost saving technology and create a better, faster federal government. We leverage the tremendous buying power of the federal government to acquire best value for taxpayers and our federal customers. Our jobs are as diverse as the services we provide, which makes us a great place to start, build, and expand your career!  

    We employ nearly 12,000 employees nationwide. Headquartered in Washington, DC, we have eleven regional offices located across the country; Atlanta, GA, Auburn, WA, Boston, MA, Chicago, IL, Fort Worth, TX, Kansas City, MO, Lakewood, CO, New York, NY, Philadelphia, PA, San Francisco, CA, and Washington, DC.

    Who We Are Looking For:  

    Talented, motivated students who are looking to build their career at GSA, and who:

    • Are currently juniors who have one full academic year remaining after June 2019
    • Have completed at least 2 full academic years (or associate degree) by June 30, 2019
    • Will be completing a bachelor’s degree between May - July 2020
    • Are able to work full-time from  Tuesday, May 28, 2019 through Friday, August 16, 2019
    • Will commit to working part-time during the school year, for an additional 200 hours before graduating in May/June 2020
    • Are U.S. Citizens (As a federal agency, all of our employees must be U.S. Citizens)

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional travel may be required.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/523012700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.