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    This position will be filled under the Pathways Internship Program. This program allows students studying towards a degree in law to gain paid work experience while pursuing a degree, diploma or certificate at a qualifying institution. Apply for this exciting opportunity with FEMA.

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    When disaster strikes, America looks to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). Now FEMA looks to you. Join our team and use your talent to support Americans in their times of greatest need. FEMA prepares the nation for all hazards and manages Federal response and recovery efforts following any national incident. We foster innovation, reward performance and creativity, and provide challenges on a routine basis with a well-skilled, knowledgeable, high performance workforce. Please visit www.fema.gov for additional information.

    As a Student Trainee (Legal), you may:

    • Comparing straightforward information on claims forms or legal documents with basic requirements for services provided by the office;
    • Using personal computers and office software programs, such as Microsoft Word, to enter data, complete forms, and correct errors and omissions on documents, files, and records;
    • Researching regulations and relevant directives to make project recommendations to higher-grade employees;
    • Preparing well-researched and logical oral and written presentations on work assignments

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional Travel may be required for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential

    05 - No promotion potential

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/550169300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.