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About

Announcement Number:
19-05-GSA PUBLIC NOTICE
Hiring Agency:
GSA, Federal Acquisition Service
Position Title:
Student Trainee (Business and Industry)-Intern-Public Notice Flyer
Open Period:
02/11/2019 - 03/08/2019

Format MM/DD/YYYY

Series/Grade:
GS - 1199D 04
Salary:
USD $14.39 - USD $22.44
Work Schedule:
Full-time -
Promotion Potential:
GS-12
Duty Location(s):
Many Vacancies in

San Francisco, CA, US
Lakewood, CO, US
Washington DC, DC, US

Atlanta, GA, US
Chicago, IL, US
Boston, MA, US

Kansas City, MO, US
New York, NY, US
Philadelphia, PA, US

Fort Worth, TX, US
Auburn, WA, US
Telework Eligible:
Yes
For More Info:
National Recruitment Ctr.
816-823-2006
nrc@gsa.gov

Overview

Hiring Path:
• Students
Who May Apply/Clarification From the Agency:
Who We Are Looking For:   

1) Current juniors who have one full academic year remaining after June 2019  2) Have completed at least 2 full academic years (or associate degree) by June 30, 2019 3) Will be completing a bachelor’s degree between May-July 2020  4) Are able to work full-time from Tuesday, May 28, 2019 through Friday, August 16, 2019  5) Will commit to working part-time during the school year to complete all required hours before graduating in May/June 2020 6) Are U.S. Citizens
Security Clearance Required:
Other
Appointment Type
Internships (Student)
Marketing:
About the Agency
Summary:

Are you interested in an internship with the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA)? Are you currently a junior graduating in May or June of 2020? Want to make an impact while enjoying meaningful work assignments, fantastic benefits and enriching career development opportunities, all while getting paid?  Join our team at GSA and find out why we’re one of the Best Places to Work in the federal government!

Supervisory Position:
No
Relocation Expenses Reimbursed:
No
Travel Required:
Occasional Travel

Occasional travel may be required.

Duties

There is no "Apply" button on this page because YOU MUST APPLY ONLINE VIA APPLICATION LINKS ON OUR STUDENTS AND RECENT GRADUATES website.


If you visit this website and there are no links to apply, then we are not yet accepting applications for this position. Please check the website regularly to ensure you do not miss this job opportunity.


This is to advise you that we will SOON be accepting applications for the following career track within our Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) (a component of GSA that focuses on procuring goods and services for the federal government):



  • General Business Trainee: The General Business Trainee (1199 Series) is part of the Pathways Internship Program.


  • If you become an intern, you will be expected to help with a range of tasks and will be afforded the opportunity to learn the scope and foundation of GSA/FAS acquisition responsibilities, assisting contract specialists and management with day-to-day operations. Assignments are made with the objective of challenging your abilities and initiative, and to provide opportunities to display self-motivation. The ultimate goal is to give you a good overview of the organization and set you up for success if you are offered a permanent position after graduation.




Who We Are:


GSA’s core mission is to help federal agencies buy smarter, reduce their real estate footprint, provide efficient, cost saving technology and create a better, faster federal government. We leverage the tremendous buying power of the federal government to acquire best value for taxpayers and our federal customers. Our jobs are as diverse as the services we provide, which makes us a great place to start, build, and expand your career!  


We employ nearly 12,000 employees nationwide. Headquartered in Washington, DC, we have eleven regional offices located across the country; Atlanta, GA, Auburn, WA, Boston, MA, Chicago, IL, Fort Worth, TX, Kansas City, MO, Lakewood, CO, New York, NY, Philadelphia, PA, San Francisco, CA, and Washington, DC.


Who We Are Looking For:  


Talented, motivated students who are looking to build their career at GSA, and who:



  • Are currently juniors who have one full academic year remaining after June 2019

  • Have completed at least 2 full academic years (or associate degree) by June 30, 2019

  • Will be completing a bachelor’s degree between May - July 2020

  • Are able to work full-time from  Tuesday, May 28, 2019 through Friday, August 16, 2019

  • Will commit to working part-time during the school year, for an additional 200 hours before graduating in May/June 2020

  • Are U.S. Citizens (As a federal agency, all of our employees must be U.S. Citizens)

Qualifications and Evaluations

Requirements:

What We Offer:



  • Orientation Session, an engaging orientation designed to provide information on program components, requirements, roles and responsibilities, and other essential information

  • Networking with and learning from each other and current employees

  • Technical training

  • Ongoing professional development opportunities

  • Opportunity for full-time employment after graduation

  • Career ladder position that offers rapid advancement, including potential annual promotions for the first 4 years (full performance level at a GS-12)


In addition, you will receive a wide array of benefits, including:


 



  • Multiple health insurance plans & life insurance

  • Vacation, sick leave & 10 paid holidays

  • Flexible work schedules & telework opportunities

  • A monthly transit subsidy

  • An outstanding retirement plan


 


 


If you participate in our Pathways Intern program, you will be required to:



  • Receive formal training directly linked to your employment field in addition to soft skill training

  • Serve a trial period, which will allow your supervisor to evaluate your conduct and performance on the job and determine if our appointment will become final

  • Sign a participant agreement

  • Complete a bachelor's degree by July, 2020

  • Work full-time from Tuesday, May 28, 2019, through Friday, August 16, 2019

  • Commit to working part-time during the school year to complete the required hours before graduating in May/June 2020


You must apply online via application links on our Students and Recent Graduates website.


If you visit this website and there are no links to apply, then we are not yet accepting applications for this position. Please check the website regularly to ensure you do not miss this job opportunity.

Key Requirements:
  • US Citizenship or National (Residents of American Samoa and Swains Island)
  • Education Requirements:

    In order to be placed in a permanent position after completing the Pathways Intern program, you must:



    1. Meet the qualification requirements for the position you are being placed in.

    2. Maintain an acceptable performance under GSA's approved performance management system.

    3. Receive a favorable recommendation from your supervisor at the end of the program.

    4. Meet all the training and development requirements outlined in the GSA Pathways policy.


    GSA is not obligated to make an offer of permanent employment to you after you have completed the Program.


    Relocation expenses will NOT be paid.

    Evaluations:

    There is no "Apply" button on this page because YOU MUST APPLY ONLINE VIA APPLICATION LINKS ON OUR STUDENTS AND RECENT GRADUATES website.


    If you visit this website and there are no links to apply, then we are not yet accepting applications for this position. Please check the website regularly to ensure you do not miss this job opportunity.


    We will use a method called Category Rating to assess your application. Here’s how it will work:



    • You will answer job-related questions, which will measure your overall possession of the competencies or knowledge, skills,
      and abilities required for the job.

    • Your answers to the questions will be used to place you in one of three categories: Best Qualified, Well Qualified, or Qualified.

    • Within the 3 categories, veterans will receive selection priority over non-veterans.

    Qualifications:

    There is no "Apply" button on this page because YOU MUST APPLY ONLINE VIA APPLICATION LINKS ON OUR STUDENTS AND RECENT GRADUATES website.


    If you visit this website and there are no links to apply, then we are not yet accepting applications for this position. Please check the website regularly to ensure you do not miss this job opportunity.


    Specific qualification requirements will be found on the Students and Recent Graduates website when we are accepting applications.

    Benefits and Other Info

    Benefits:
    Other Information:

    How to Apply

    How to Apply:

    There is no "Apply" button on this page because you cannot apply for these jobs via this Notice. You must apply online via application links on our Students and Recent Graduates website.


    Check our Students and Recent Graduates website regularly. When we are accepting applications for this position, links to apply will appear on that site. The applicant link will include specific instructions on the application process.


    If you visit this website and there are no links to apply, then we are not yet accepting applications for this position. Please check the website regularly to ensure you do not miss this job opportunity.

    Required Documents:

    When you apply to this position via the link on our Students and Recent Graduates page, you will be asked to submit
    documentation of your qualifications and education. This will include:



    • Resume (with current cumulative GPA and expected date of graduation)

    • Current Transcript (official or unofficial are accepted)

    • Documentation of veterans preference (if applicable)


    Specific information will be outlined in the job posting.

    Next Steps:

    YOU MUST APPLY ONLINE VIA APPLICATION LINKS ON OUR Students and Recent Graduates website.


    If you visit this website and there are no links to apply, then we are not yet accepting applications for this position. Please check the website regularly to ensure you do not miss this job opportunity.


    Thank you for your interest in working for U.S. General Services Administration!