Monday, August 3, 2015

Student Trainee Position with Veteran's Administration

This is a paid internship with the Department of Veterans Affairs - Washington, DC

Major Duties Include: •
  • Utilizing office automation and clerical skills to support Administrative and/or senior staff in accomplishing administrative support functions. • 
  • Performs a variety of clerical assignments using a practical knowledge of various regulations and procedures. • 
  • Ability to document, compile, and perform legal research and writing. • 
  • Perform special file searches with the filing system; record disposition and file personnel documents in accordance with Records Management, VA and the Board of Veterans Appeals' policy. 
  • Ability to review, edit and analze staff responses to ensure completeness and consistence with policy. 
  • Ability to communicate orally and in writing with people at all levels of the Board and VA including Judges, attorneys, management, Veterans, Veterans’ representatives, and the Regional Offices. 
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work as part of a team in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Good attitude and customer service focus. 

Closing date is August 5.  Click here for more information and to apply.