CFPB Pathways Recent Graduate (Public Notice Flyer)
This position is located in the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. You will serve as a student trainee receiving on-the-job training in technical aspects of CFPBs work. You may be assigned to various organizations within CFPB and will perform assignments under the close supervision of a higher level analyst.
Qualifications specific to the series and grade can be found on the CFPB JOBS WEBSITE. Current Students may apply up to 9 months prior to their graduation date. Must meet the eligibility requirements for the Recent Graduate Program. Recent Graduates will enter a formal training program with a mentor and execute an Individual Development Plan outlining training requirements and program expectations. Recent Graduates must receive at least 40 hours of formal training directly linked to their employment field. Recent Graduates serve a trial period for the duration of their excepted service appointment. Recent Graduates will be required to sign a Pathways Recent Graduate Participant Agreement. Applicants must provide documentation of completion within the previous 2 years of a qualifying associates, bachelors, masters, professional, doctorate, degree or certificate from a qualifying educational institution. Applicants who completed their educational program requirements after December 27, 2010 will have a full 2 years of eligibility beginning on the date the final regulations are effective July 10, 2012. When applying to this announcement on CFPB website, you will be required to submit transcripts and proof of enrollment.
CFPB Pathways candidates will meet the qualification requirements consistent with CFPB and the OPM qualification standards applicable to the position being filled.
The classification of the Recent Graduate positions (series and grade) will depend upon the field of study and level of course work of the candidate.
Many CFPB positions have specific educational requirements, so we encourage you to provide a complete description of your educational achievements.
Qualification requirements depend on the job being filled.
U.S. citizenship is required.
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To be eligible for conversion to the competitive service after completion of the program, a Pathways Recent Graduate must:
1) Be a U.S. Citizen.
2) Successfully complete an academic course of study as evidenced by a qualifying degree or be within 9 months of graduation.
3) Meet the OPM qualification standard for the position to which the Recent Graduate may be converted.
4) Maintain acceptable performance under the Bureau's approved performance management system.
5) Receive a favorable recommendation for conversion from Supervisor.
6) Meet all the training and development requirements outlined the Bureaus Pathways policy.
CFPB is not obligated to make an offer of employment, nor is the Pathways employee obligated to accept an offer of employment.
Relocation expenses will not be paid.