Student Trainee, Geography w/ USGS – Lakewood, CO
Closing date: 2017-08-31
Salary: $15.24 to $22.17 / per hour
Pay scale & grade: GS 04 - 05
Series: 0199 Social Science Student Trainee
Appointment type: Pathways Internship Appointment
Work schedule: Full-Time during school breaks/Part-Time (16-32 hours per week) during the school year.
Few vacancies in the following location:
This job is open to
This position is year-round. During the school year part-time hours will apply; however, during school breaks and the summer period, full-time hours may apply. The work schedule may be adjusted to meet the needs of the student's schedule.
In order to be eligible to receive consideration for this position, you must be able to: (1) report to the duty station location listed in this vacancy announcement, if selected; and (2) be available to work the schedule identified.
Salary NOTE: First time hires to the Federal Government are typically hired at the Step 01.
GS-04: $15.24 (Step 01) to $19.81 (Step 10)
GS-05: $17.05 (Step 01) to $22.17 (Step 10)
In order to be eligible for an appointment under the Pathways Internship Program:
The USGS National Geospatial Program is seeking associate, undergraduate, and graduate level students working towards a degree in geography or related physical or social science such as geology, meteorology, economics, statistics, sociology, anthropology, political science, history, cartography, computer science, urban studies, or planning to gain practical experience in geographic science.
As a Student Trainee (Geography), you will serve in a trainee capacity, performing routine and recurring development assignments to acquire knowledge and understanding of functions, principles, practices, and methods used in the area of geographic science.