Central Intelligence Agency offers National Clandestine Service Undergraduate Internship program for Summer 2015/2016 employment. Interns will work in the Washington, D.C. area with teams of knowledgeable professionals. This program is designed for undergraduate students interested in a career as an NCS Collection Management Officer or Operations Officer via the NCS Professional Trainee Program. Interns are generally Freshmen at the time of application. Application Period is from 1st January to 31st March 2014 for Summer 2015/2016.
Field of Internship: This program is designed for undergraduate students interested in a career as an NCS Collection Management Officer or Operations Officer via the NCS Professional Trainee Program.
Course Level: Internship
Internship Provider: Central Intelligance Agency, National Clandestine Service (NCS)
Internship can be taken at: USA
Eligibility: -U.S. citizenship
-3.0 GPA or better at the time of application and maintained throughout the program
-Anticipated graduation date of May/June 2017. Students with a graduation date after June 2017 will be eligible for the program in an upcoming year
-Full-time undergraduate student
-Enrollment in a 4-year academic institution with at least one semester completed by the time of application. Please include your college/university information under the Education Section of the on-line application with your anticipated graduation date
-Availability to complete two 90-day NCS summer internships in the Washington D.C. area; the first will start May or June 2015 and the second will start May or June 2016
-Apply between 01 January and 31 March 2014
-Impeccable integrity, outstanding interpersonal skills, excellent written and oral communication skills, and commitment to serving the interests of our country
-Interest in foreign affairs and national security issues
-Interest in and ability to meet requirements for the Professional Trainee Programfollowing graduation
-Due to processing requirements, the NCS will not consider applicants who plan to travel out of country for more than 90 consecutive days between January 2014 and May 2015. Extended travel is discouraged between January 2016 and May 2016
-Successful completion of medical and polygraph examinations as well as a background investigation by May 2015
-Foreign language skills, overseas experience, and regional studies are desirable but not required
Internship Open for International Students: No
Is this paid internship? Yes
What does it Cover? It offers salary of $39,752.
Internship Description: The National Clandestine Service (NCS) is the covert arm of the CIA. NCS interns support the NCS mission of collecting human intelligence on critical international developments. Interns will work in the Washington, D.C. area with teams of knowledgeable professionals. Student internship positions offer salaries competitive with the private sector and the same benefits as permanent employees. This program is designed for undergraduate students interested in a career as an NCS Collection Management Officer or Operations Officer via the NCS Professional Trainee Program. Interns are generally Freshmen at the time of application. Be prepared to undergo a thorough background investigation examining your life’s history, your character, trustworthiness, reliability and soundness of judgment. We also examine your freedom from conflicting allegiances, potential to be coerced, and willingness and ability to abide by regulations governing the use, handling and the protection of sensitive information. The Agency uses the polygraph to check the veracity of this information. The hiring process also includes a thorough mental and physical medical examination in relation to performing essential job functions.
Number of awards offered: Not Known
Internship Duration: 90-days summer internships.
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: Applicants can apply online.
Internship Application Deadline: Application Period is from 1st January to 31st March 2014.