Job: Recent Graduate – Economist or Statistician (Economics) (Philadelphia, PA )

Deadline: February 17, 2016

Salary Range: $42,788.00 to $55,625.00 / Per Year

*** THIS IS AN INTERDISCIPLINARY POSITION AND MAY BE FILLED EITHER AS AN ECONOMICS OR STATISTICIAN (ECONOMICS)***
DOL seeks to attract and retain a high performing and diverse workforce in which employees’ differences are respected and valued to better meet the varying needs of the diverse customers we serve. DOL fosters a diverse and inclusive work environment that promotes collaboration, flexibility and fairness so that all individuals are able to participate and contribute to their full potential. This position is located in the Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Office of Field Operations, Region Office, Division of Compensation Programs, Philadelphia, PA Region. The mission of the Office of Field Operations is to provide collection expertise and feedback to the development of Bureau survey programs, to effectively and efficiently execute survey activities both directly and through grantees, and to conduct an active program of information and outreach for Bureau products.

This is an appointment under the DOL Recent Graduates program. The program duration is one year. Upon successful completion of the program and at the agency’s discretion, the appointee may be converted to a term or permanent position in the competitive service.


Appointee must sign a DOL Pathways Recent Graduate Program Participant Agreement.
The entire duration of the Recent Graduate Appointment constitutes a trial period.
Appointee must be a U.S. citizen in order to be eligible for conversion to a permanent position in the competitive service upon completion of the program.

Eligibility:
  • Requires a valid driver’s license
  • Appointment to this position may require a background investigation
  • Must be at least 16 years of age
  • A DOL Recent Graduate is on a trial period

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