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    Summary

    This position is being filled under the Pathways Internship Program. The program is designed to provide students enrolled in a wide variety of educational institutions, from high school to graduate level, with paid work opportunities in agencies to explore Federal careers while still in school. It provides the student with work experience directly related to the curriculum studies or career goals while offering eligibility for non-competitive conversion to permanent employment upon completion.

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    Responsibilities

    Work Schedule: Part-Time; The Student's work responsibilities should not interfere with student's academic schedule.

    ***REMINDER: YOU MUST BE CURRENTLY ENROLLED AS A FULL TIME OR PART TIME STUDENT AT AN ACCREDITED EDUCATION INSTITUTION AND PROVIDE PROOF OF CURRENT ENROLLMENT AND ATTENDANCE IN THE FORM OF UNOFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS OR PROOF OF ENROLLMENT AND ATTENDANCE FROM AN ACCREDITED EDUCATION INSTITUTION AT TIME OF APPLICATION.***

    ***NOTE: The student's work responsibilities should not interfere with the student's academic schedule***

    Position Description Title/PD#: Student Trainee (Administration) 6081-A

    ***RELOCATION INCENTIVES/MOVING EXPENSES ARE NOT AUTHORIZED***

    The selected applicant will serve as a student trainee within the Chief of Staff Office at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System.

    Duties include but may not be limited to the following:

    • Identifies and recommends ways of eliminating, combining, simplifying, or improving procedures and processes.
    • Interact with staff in clinical and administrative services in person, by telephone or via e-mail.
    • Provide assistance to the supervisor or managers that are performing analysis or evaluation of operating program characteristics.
    • Perform work using office programs such as word processing, data sheets and presentation software.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/563191000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.