Iraq Jobs Still Open!

September 20, 2011

The Department is STILL accepting applications for the following position(s) with the U.S. Department of State’s Iraq Strategic Partnership Office (ISPO). To learn more about the ISPO, please go here: http://careers.state.gov/iraq-jobs.

Please note that you must be a U.S. Citizen to apply, and must be able to obtain medical and ethics clearances.

Click on the link(s) below for more information regarding qualifications and requirements, and to start the online application process on USAJobs. Applicants are encouraged to read the entire announcement before submitting an application package. Your application may not get full consideration if you do not follow the instructions as outlined.

You can also find these links on the Jobs in Iraq Vacancy Announcement page (http://careers.state.gov/iraq-jobs/vacancy-announcements).

  • Support Services Specialist (DC): Deadline to submit completed applications is 9/29/2011.
  • Administrative Specialist (DC): Deadline to submit completed applications is 9/30/2011.

 


Hiring Security Engineering Officers

September 20, 2011

The Department is now accepting applications for the U.S. Department of State’s Foreign Service Security Engineering Officer positions.

Click here (http://careers.state.gov/specialist/vacancy-announcements/seo) to read the vacancy announcement, and to start the online application process. Please note that the deadline to submit completed applications is November 4, 2011.

Applicants must be U.S. citizens between the ages of 20 and 59, able to qualify for a Top Secret/SCI security clearance, and be available for worldwide service.


Apply for the Student Career Experience Program (SCEP)

September 20, 2011

The Department is now accepting applications for the U.S. Department of State’s Student Career Experience Program (SCEP).

Click here (http://careers.state.gov/students/programs) to read more about SCEP, and to start the application process. Please note that the deadline to submit completed applications is September 30, 2011.

To be eligible for this program, you must be:

  • At least 16 years of age
  • A U.S. citizen
  • Enrolled in a degree, certificate or diploma (minimum half-time) program
  • In good academic standing at your school (minimum 2.0 GPA)
  • Able to meet security requirements

You can also visit the Student Programs forum (http://careers.state.gov/engage/forums/student-programs) to post questions or read discussions about this program.


Apply to the Student Temporary Employment Program (STEP)

September 20, 2011

The Department is now accepting applications for the U.S. Department of State’s Student Temporary Employment Program (STEP).
Click here (http://careers.state.gov/students/programs) to read more about STEP, and to start the application process. Please note that the deadline to submit completed applications is September 30, 2011.

To be eligible for this program, you must be:

  • At least 16 years of age
  • A U.S. citizen
  • Enrolled in a degree, certificate or diploma (minimum half-time) program
  • In good academic standing at your school (minimum 2.0 GPA)
  • Able to meet security requirements

You can also visit the Student Programs forum (http://careers.state.gov/engage/forums/student-programs) to post questions or read discussions about this program.


Hiring Financial Management Officers

September 20, 2011

The Department is now accepting applications for the U.S. Department of State’s Foreign Service Financial Management Officer positions.

Click here (http://careers.state.gov/specialist/vacancy-announcements/fmo) to read the vacancy announcement, and to start the Gateway to State online application process. Please note that the deadline to submit completed applications is October 14, 2011.

Applicants must be U.S. citizens between the ages of 20 and 59, able to qualify for a Top Secret/SCI security clearance, and be available for worldwide service. Please read the vacancy announcement carefully for all qualifications and requirements.


Apply for the Summer 2012 Student Internship Program!

September 20, 2011

The State Department is now accepting applications for the U.S. Department of State’s Summer 2012 Student Internship Program.

Click here (http://careers.state.gov/students/programs) to read more about the Student Internship Program, and to start the Gateway to State online application process. Please note that the deadline to submit completed applications is November 01, 2011.

To be eligible for this program, you must be:

  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Be a full- or part-time continuing college or university junior, or graduate student (including graduating seniors intending to go on to graduate school).
  • Have good academic standing
  • Successfully complete a background investigation
  • Be able to receive either a Secret or Top Secret clearance.
  • Please read the entire vacancy announcement carefully for all qualifications and requirements.

You can also visit the Student Programs forum (http://careers.state.gov/engage/forums/student-programs) to post questions or read discussions about this program.


I’m Back!

September 16, 2011

Sorry for the radio silence. Changing posts and relocating got in the way. I’ll be posting again shortly so stay tuned!