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    Summary

    The Internship Program is designed to provide students enrolled in a wide variety of educational institutions, from undergraduate to graduate level, with opportunities to work in agencies and explore Federal careers while still in school and while getting paid for the work performed. Students who successfully complete the program may be eligible for conversion to a permanent job in the civil service.

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    Responsibilities

    • This position is in the Office of Planning, Analysis and Risk Management (OPARM).
    • OPARM leads FSIS efforts related to strategic planning and evaluation, data analysis and advanced analytics, data science and enterprise risk management, and internal controls.
    • As a Student Trainee (Mathematical Statistician), your duties will include, but are not limited to the following:
    • > Using statistical (including data science), data visualization and other software applications or tools to query and analyze data, draw conclusions, and make recommendations with respect to existing policies and planned initiatives.
    • > Expressing ideas and concepts orally and in writing, and by numeric and graphic means, to support the coordination and tracking of data analysis activities.
    • > Reviewing, analyzing, monitoring, visualizing, and interpreting public health and operational data.
    • > Performing quality checks to assess consistency of data reporting across program areas.
    • > Tracking project activities, tasks, and status to ensure data and performance-related deliverables are properly monitored, completed, and communicated.
    • > Performing other duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12 - Promotion Potential for Student Trainee position is 07. Upon conversion to a permanent position, Promotion Potential is GS-12.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/589053700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.