Undergraduate Internship Program - Facilities Support Project Management

Central Intelligence Agency - Washington, DC4.3

Full-time | Internship$47,000 a year
As a Facilities Support Project Manager Undergraduate Intern for the CIA, you will work in partnership with internal Agency customers to provide tailored products and services to satisfy their dynamic needs for facilities services at competitive prices. You will be part of a team responsible for creating safe, secure and functional work environments to support the Agency's global intelligence mission.

Under close guidance and supervision, you will participate in and coordinate the activities of well-defined facilities projects throughout the life of a project, to include: project planning; project implementation; development of risk mitigation strategies; and quality assurance through testing and validation activities. Based on assignment, you may lead team members and contractors to achieve project objectives and customer requirements or, with guidance, participate in the management of building support services and property management issues for small to medium size Agency facilities. Students may also participate in procurement activities in coordination with the assigned contracting officer and are expected to perform general administrative duties. You will also be expected to maintain current project management job knowledge and obtain appropriate certifications.

The Undergraduate Internship/Co-op Program allows you and the Agency to assess opportunities for permanent employment following your completion of undergraduate school.

Offices of the CIA - Directorate of Support
The Directorate of Support (DS) provides everything the CIA needs to accomplish its critical mission of defending our nation. The DS provides business operations support to Agency components including all aspects of security, logistics, facilities, finance, education, medical services and human resources. Learn more about the Directorate of Support.

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US citizenship required (dual-national US citizens eligible). All positions require relocation to the Washington, DC metro area.

Minimum Qualifications:
Full-time student pursuing an undergraduate degree in one of the following fields or related studies:
Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Construction or Facilities Management
Hotel/Restaurant Management
Food Science
Completion of the first two (2) years of undergraduate degree in one of the fields listed above
Attending school on a full-time basis before/following this internship
GPA of at least 3.0 on a 4-point scale
Ability to work with minimum supervision in a fast paced environment
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent analytic skills

Desired Qualifications:
Prior internship experience, preferably in your field of study
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and PowerPoint

All applicants must successfully complete:
A thorough medical and psychological exam
A polygraph interview
A comprehensive background investigation
To be considered suitable for Agency employment, applicants must generally not have used illegal drugs within the last 12 months. The issue of illegal drug use prior to 12 months ago is carefully evaluated during the medical and security processing.