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Pathways Internship – Student Trainee (Civil Engineer) – Sterling, Virginia
Federal Highway Administration, Department of Transportation
Job ID: 153241Start Date: 10/21/2019End Date: 01/21/2020
This position has an education requirement. Unofficial transcripts will be accepted in the application package. Official transcripts will be required prior to a final offer of employment.You may use 2019 in-progress semester/quarter hours to qualify for a higher grade level.Qualifications will be determined based on completed and in-progress hours stated on your unofficial transcript submitted at the time of application. To be qualifying, you must successfully complete and receive credit for the courses by December 31, 2019 and provide an updated official transcript before you enter on duty. To meet the minimum qualifications for this position, you must meet the education requirements for the grade at which you are requesting consideration.GS-2 Completion of high school or GED diploma
GS-3 Completion of one academic year of post-high school study.GS-4 Completion of two academic years of post-high school study or associate’s degree.GS-5 Completion of four academic years of post-high school study leading to a bachelor’s degree or four academic years of pre-professional studySpecial Instructions for Foreign Education: Qualifying education from colleges and universities in foreign countries must be evaluated in terms of equivalency to that acquired in U.S. colleges and universities. Applicants educated in whole or in part in foreign countries must submit sufficient evidence, including transcripts, to an accredited private organization for an equivalency evaluation of course work and degree. A listing of these accredited organizations can be found on the Department of Education’s website – click here. You must provide a copy of the letter containing the results of the equivalency evaluation with a course by course listing along with your application. Failure to provide such documentation when requested will result in lost consideration.For the definition of a qualifying educational institution, please use the following link:click hereEligibility: Applicants must meet the definition of a Student, click here for additional information: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/hiring-information/students-recent-graduates/
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.For additional information about applying to Federal positions, please click on the following link:https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-policies/#url=e4Grade qualifications must be met prior to start date.
Applicants must meet all qualification requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
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