Pay Range
Without Compensation
Full-Time/Part-Time; Unpaid
Job Grade
Volunteers serve a period of one(1) academic semester/quarter during Summer or Fall 2018 session.
Apply By: 2018-02-15
Published: 4 months ago

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Job Summary

Any offers of employment made pursuant to this announcement will be consistent with all applicable authorities, including Presidential Memoranda, Executive Orders, interpretive U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) guidance, and Office of Management and Budget plans and policies concerning hiring.

These authorities are subject to change.Building on a Tradition of Excellence and Meeting the Challenges of the Future The Secret Service is a premier law enforcement organization with two critical national security missions: protect our nation's leaders and to conduct criminal investigations.

Our team members continue a tradition of excellence - whether investigating financial crime or protecting national and visiting foreign leaders.

In the Secret Service, we serve the country with duty, loyalty, justice, integrity and courage.

In the Secret Service, we:- Protect the President, the Vice President, and other leaders; investigate threats against them; and safeguard their residences and other facilities- Plan and implement security designs for National Special Security Events- Investigate financial crimes including fraud, identity theft and computer-based attacks on banking or telecommunications infrastructureJoining the Secret Service as a Student Volunteer Intern in the New York Field Office will allow you to gain substantive educational and professional experience while making an impact on the agency mission.

More than one selection may be made from this announcement if additional identical vacancies in the same title, series, grade and unit occur.Applying to this announcement certifies that you give permission for DHS to share your application with others in DHS for similar positions.


To be considered for the Summer/Fall Student Volunteer Session, you must apply via the on-line application.Students must maintain student eligibility and enrollment throughout the duration of the internship (Applicants must be actively enrolled at an accredited institution).

Applicants that have graduated or will graduate prior to the completion of the internship are ineligible to participate without proof of future enrollment in an accredited university.Applicants must:1.

Be a United States Citizen2.

Be at least 16 years old3.

Have at least a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher4.

Be enrolled in an accredited college or university on at least a half-time basis as defined by your educational institution5.

Must be returning to your course of study the semester/quarter immediately following the completion of your internship.National Service Experience (i.e., volunteer experience)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.The Office of Personnel Management (OPM) must authorize employment offers made to current or former political appointees.

If you are currently, or have been within the last 5 years, a political Schedule A, Schedule C, Non-career SES or Presidential Appointee employee in the Executive Branch, you must disclose this information to the Human Resources Office.

Pay Plan
General Schedule (Ch. 51, 5 U.S.C.).
Travel Requirement
Not Required
Security Clearance
Who May Apply
United States Citizens High School Students; Undergraduate; Graduate; or Certificate Seeking Students. View common definitions of terms found in this announcement.
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