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    This position is being filled under the Pathways Internship Program.  The Internship Program provides students who are enrolled in or accepted for enrollment in a wide variety of qualifying educational institutions with paid opportunities to work and explore career paths related to their academic fields of study or career interests. 

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    This position is with the Department of Energy, Office of Science. 

    Students will perform a wide variety of duties in the business field designed to meet DOE’s mission and the student's learning objectives.

    As a Administrative and Clerical Intern your duties may include:

    • Use word processing/spreadsheet software to prepare correspondence, reports and other documents.
    • Maintain records and files.
    • Collect data and evaluate information.
    • Track pending actions to ensure timely completion.
    • Assist and provide support on researching legal, financial and regulatory material to obtain factual information or interpretation.
    • Prepare charts/presentations based on analytical results received by senior team members.
    • Attend meetings and conferences to observe proceedings.
    • Monitor the status of accomplishments against established schedules, if necessary identify anticipated problems and initiate simple corrective actions.

    As a Communications/Public Affairs Intern your duties may include:

    • Perform research and analyze data for actual accuracy.
    • Assemble information from various sources.
    • Prepare draft articles for newsletters.
    • Use internet and other tools to enhance the readability of newsletter articles.

    As a Contract Management Intern your duties may include:

    • Assist finance or contract site office staff in creating, updating, or reviewing various business documents. 
    • Perform tasks using Office products (Word, Excel or PowerPoint) .
    • Assist in the review of Contractor submissions of proposed procurement actions.
    • Assist in the review and provide feedback to improve Contractor budget activities and submissions.
    • Provide support to the federal Contract and Finance staff.

    As a Accounting Intern your duties may include:

    • Receive, review and verify the validity and completeness of budget or financial data, including disbursements and collections
    • Enter data into budget/financial system and correct invalid or incorrect entries
    • Verify, balance and reconcile detailed supporting documentation, lists, automated records and/or reports
    • Assist in the preparation of recurring and special reports

    These are the following positions/locations that are being advertised in this announcement:

    • Accounting Intern - GS-0599-4/5 -Oak Ridge, TN.
    • Contract Specialist Intern - GS-1199-4/5 - Oak Ridge, TN.
    • Administrative Intern - GS-399-4 - Upton, NY.
    • Administrative Intern - GS-399-4 - Lemont, IL.
    • Administrative Intern - GS-399-4 - Warrenville, IL.
    • Public Affairs Intern - GS-1099-7 - Washington D.C.

    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/524481500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.