Biological Science (Student Trainee)
?OverviewOpen & closing dates?03/28/2019?to?04/03/2019?ServiceExcepted?Pay scale & gradeGS 4?Salary$29,847 to $38,798 per year?Appointment typeInternships?Work scheduleFull-Time?DutiesSummaryPositions are being filled under the Pathways Student Internship Authority which is designed to provide students enrolled in a variety of educational institutions, from high school to graduate level, with paid work opportunities in agencies to explore federal careers while in school.Student Trainees will perform the following duties under direct supervision. Assignments will be developmental in nature and will assist the employee in gaining the competencies necessary for a career.?ResponsibilitiesReceives intensive and specialized training in all phases of soil and water conservation and related natural resource conservation programs.Assists in program and conservation planning for a variety of soil and water practices such as terraces, diversions, waterways, farm drainage systems, and others.Learns to perform surveys and set construction stakes for a variety of practices. May operate rod or chain or other specialized instruments to lay out simple practices.?Travel RequiredOccasional travel – You may be expected to travel for this position.?Supervisory statusNo?Promotion Potential4Apply for this job.