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    This vacancy announcement will be open from November 27, 2020 to December 02, 2020 or when 50 applications have been received. The vacancy will close on whichever day the first of these conditions are met. If the application limit is reached on the same day the announcement opened, the open and close date will be the same. Candidates are encouraged to read the entire announcement before submitting their application packages.

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    This position is located in the Office of the Ombudsman (S/O). Conflict in the workplace is inevitable. S/O is a statutorily created office, providing an avenue for DOS employees--regardless of employment status (including foreign service, civil service, contractors, Locally Engaged Staff) or location (DC, field offices in the U.S., posts overseas)--to proactively address interpersonal and systemic conflict. S/O provides the opportunity and resources to manage conflict at the earliest opportunity and the lowest possible level. Functioning independently, S/O offers a confidential, unbiased, impartial perspective from which to analyze conflict resolution options.

    As a Student Trainee (Program Analysis) GS-05, you will:

    • Participate in studies of conventional problems in program implementation at the operational level.
    • Compile facts and findings for use by managers of headquarters functions.
    • Support higher graded analysts in conducting assigned segments or phases of projects. 
    • Advocate Bureau views and policy positions.
    • Perform other duties as assigned. 

    This Year-Round position requires at least 20 hours per week between the hours of 6:30a.m. and 5:30p.m. Eastern Time (ET), Monday-Friday.

    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/584834800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.