Pacific Northwest National Laboratory High School Student Bus Intern - Integrative Omics Admin Assistant [Academic] in RICHLAND, Washington

Organization and Job ID

Job ID: 308864

Directorate: Earth and Biological Sciences

Division: Biological Sciences

Group: Integrative Omics

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 Student Business Intern (HS SBI) 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 Integrative Omics Group has an internship opportunity for a student to work within our administrative team. The Intern will work

with the group administrators and project coordinators to provide clerical/administrative support for the group that includes duties such

as, but not limited to; filing, poster printing, updating and maintaining tracking spreadsheets, and Weekly Group website updates for



When asked to upload your resume to your application, you need to upload one (1) 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 a business career.


Minimum Qualifications

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

  • Applicants must be 16 years of age by June 2019.

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

Preferred Qualifications

Relevant Course Work - Computer courses, website/HTML

Computer Skills Desired - The applicant must be able to effectively operate PC computer systems, electronic mail, internet, search engines, current software including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), and be familiar with the use of standard office equipment

Other Desired Skills - The applicant should illustrate a variety of interests outside their academic pursuits, demonstrate leadership abilities, and demonstrate the ability to express self accurately and concisely. The candidate must also have a strong desire to learn and strong oral and written communications skills including spelling, editing and proofing. Must have the ability to interact with a wide variety of people.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at

Directorate: Earth & Biological Sciences

Job Category: Undergraduate Internships

Group: Integrative Omics

Opening Date: 2019-02-11

Closing Date: 2019-03-15