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    Summary

    Positions are being filled under the Pathways Student Internship Authority which is designed to provide students enrolled in a variety of educational institutions with paid work opportunities in agencies to explore federal careers.

    If selected you must report no later than June 2021 to begin the internship.

    Student Trainees will perform duties under direct supervision. Assignments will be developmental in nature and will assist the employee in gaining the competencies necessary for a career.

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    Responsibilities

    • Receives intensive and specialized training in all phases of Wildlife Biology and related natural resource conservation programs.
    • Assists in program and conservation planning for a variety of Wildlife practices.
    • Assists in gathering and assembling preliminary data for use in developing and applying wildlife and conservation plans.
    • This position is designed to provide a career-oriented introduction to the background, philosophy, concepts, and scope of the NRCS Wildlife Management Programs and a practical understanding of the policies of the employing organization.
    • Work assignments are selected to ensure that the Intern receives on-the-job training and exposure to one or more program functions.
    • Receives training in the principles, concepts, work processes, and regulations of one or more functional areas of Wildlife and Biological Sciences.
    • As training advances and proficiency is demonstrated, work assignment are increasingly more demanding, and are designed to provide experience in a variety of activities.
    • Receives formal and on-the-job training in OPM, Department of Agriculture and Natural Resource Conservation Service policies, rules, regulations, and procedures

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    4

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/581501500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.