Pacific Northwest National Laboratory COE Program - High School SBI - Contracts Support Intern (Academic) in RICHLAND, Washington

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 306616

Directorate: Business Systems

Division: Contracts

Group: EED Contracts Office

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Job Description

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is seeking ambitious, high-caliber junior or senior high school students for intern assignments within the High School Summer Student Business Intern (HS SSBI) program. This internship provides an opportunity for high school students interested in business careers to work during the academic year with a mentor in a specified business area. Students attend regular classes in their school for half a day and work up to four hours a day, five days each week at the Laboratory.

The selected candidate will support the Contracts team providing both acquisition and sales support to Directorates. This will include, but is not limited to:

1. Create, administer and organize contracts.

2. Computer data entry

3. Review accounts payable invoices

4. Strong verbal and written communication skills necessary

5. Microsoft Office Software (Excel, Word, Outlook)

****BEFORE YOU APPLY****

When asked to upload your resume to your application, you need to upload one (1) PDF file that includes the following:

1. Cover Letter

2. Resume

3. Unofficial transcript

4. Personal Statement: Describe who you are beyond your academic achievements and potential. Offer information in regards to what kind of activities, leadership or experiences you’ve had that contributed toward your interest in STEM.

APPLICATIONS THAT DO NOT INCLUDE THE ITEMS ABOVE IN THEIR SINGLE PDF UPLOAD WILL BE DISQUALIFIED AS INCOMPLETE.

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Minimum Qualifications

- Applicants must be currently enrolled as a sophomore or junior in a public or private high school.

- Applicants must be 16 years of age by August 2017.

- Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (from beginning of 9th grade to current standing).

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Preferred Qualifications

Relevant Course Work Desired: Business related courses

Computer Skills Desired: Database skills, Microsoft Office, MS Access

Other Desired Skills: Good communications, both verbal and written

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Equal Employment Opportunity

PNNL is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse, talented workforce. EOE Disability/Vet/M/F/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity. Staff at PNNL must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States.

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Directorate: Business Systems

Job Category: Undergraduate Internships

Group: EED Contracts Office

Opening Date: 2017-05-19

Closing Date: 2017-06-02