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    This vacancy announcement will be open from open date to close date 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 assigned to the Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, Office of International Health and Biodefense (OES/IHB). OES/IHB is at the forefront of the State Department's foreign policy response to the COVID-19 pandemic and other infectious diseases threats, such as Ebola outbreaks in the DRC and Guinea and polio in multiple countries.  Staff in the office engage foreign governments, international organizations, the private sector, and civil society to build global health security capacity to prevent, detect, and respond to infectious diseases.  The office leads work to advance U.S. health priorities strategically through multilateral fora – including the World Health Organization, the United Nations, the G7, and the G20 – regional bodies, and bilaterally.  The office collaborates with technical U.S. agencies and U.S. missions overseas on critical elements of international health cooperation – including to raise resources to end the COVID-19 pandemic. 

    As a Student Trainee (Program Analysis) GS-07, you will:

    • Develop oral and written reports for Bureau Management.
    • Participate in training personnel regarding guidelines and systems.
    • Support higher graded analysts in conducting assigned segments or phases of projects. 
    • Maintain liaison with staff members of the appropriate Department or external organizations.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.

    This Year-Round position requires at least 20 hours per week between the hours of 8:15a.m. and 5:00p.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/595293800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.