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    The Administrative Office (AO), an agency of the Judicial branch of the Federal government, is committed to serving and supporting the Federal court system of the United States. The AO provides a broad range of legislative, legal, financial, technology, management, administrative and program support services to the Federal courts.

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    OPPORTUNITY: The AO is seeking applicants for the Volunteer Student Internship Program. The opportunity is intended to provide valuable work experience and better prepare students interested in a public service career. The AO is presently looking for students with backgrounds and/or demonstrated interest in the following areas: human resources, public affairs, law, business administration (marketing, budget, accounting, etc.), and information technology. The student will have an opportunity to improve his or her writing, research, analytical, logical, multi-tasking, and customer-service skills. Additionally, student volunteers are provided with several networking opportunities with fellow interns, agency employees, and other government employers.

    Past intern events have included:

    1. A U.S. Supreme Court and U.S. Capitol tour and luncheon will be part of the AO Student Intern Program
    2. A roundtable discussion with a senior attorney to explore future government employment opportunities.
    3. Exposure to training opportunities designed to assist interns in skill development.

    The AO is committed to attracting the best and brightest applicants in our support of the third branch of government. We take pride in serving the Judicial Branch and supporting its mission to provide equal justice under law.

    Student volunteers will perform a wide variety of administrative support duties such as:

    1.Conducting research and assisting with special projects and day-to-day operations;
    2. Preparing and analyzing reports;
    3. Drafting memoranda and correspondences;
    4. Proofreading, editing, and assisting with manual revision;
    5. Maintaining case files,
    6. Assisting with Judiciary committee or subcommittee liaison matters;
    7. Providing ideas and supporting web contents; and
    8. Performing general office tasks, such as answering telephones, copying and filing.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0099 General Student Trainee

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/523194100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.