Employment at the Financial Management Service
Student Educational Employment Program
What is the Student Educational Employment Program?
The Student Educational Employment Program introduces students to the advantages and challenges of working for the United States Government. It provides temporary employment opportunities, training, and work opportunities with developmental or professional experience to individuals who are continuing their formal education.
What programs does FMS offer?
The FMS Human Resources Services Branch is responsible for recruiting students into the Student Educational Employment Program. These programs include:
These positions are available to high school, vocational and technical, Associate degree, Bachelors degree, graduate degree, and other professional degree students.
What are typical entry level positions?
What are the eligibility requirements?
In addition to U.S. citizenship, you must meet the following requirements:
What are the benefits?
You can earn vacation (annual) and sick leave. The number of hours you earn is based on the number of hours you work per week.
Do these programs offer promotion potential?
You may be eligible for promotion depending on the type of appointment, the promotional potential of the position, and satisfactory performance.
What types of work schedules are available?
Flexible full-time or part-time schedules are available. You may work full-time (40 hours per week) during the summer months or while on break from school. During the academic year, various schedules exist depending on the program. Parallel or Alternating - You will either work concurrently while attending classes or on an alternating basis between school and work.
When should I apply for a job?
You can apply any time. If you are a college senior interested in summer employment, you should apply at the start of the fall semester. If you are a high school student, simply tell one of our recruiters your plans and ambitions
If I have more questions?
Contact our recruitment office for more information.
The Financial Management Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer