Government Career Day!Government Career Panel
Hosted by Career Services Center and College of Business and Economics
April 30, 2013
Parks Hall 441
Interested in working for the government?
Graduating and need a job?
Interested in an internship or volunteer position?
Students of all majors should definitely plan to attend these informative sessions on government opportunities!
Learn about the many career paths and opportunities that exist in these government agencies!
Export-U.S. Department of Commerce
(Seattle USEAC Internships)
The U.S. Commercial Service is the trade promotion arm of the U.S. Department of Commerce’s International Trade Administration. Located across the United States and in U.S. Embassies and Consulates in nearly 80 countries, our global network of trade professionals connects U.S. companies with international buyers, providing them with market intelligence, trade counseling, business matchmaking, and advocacy/commercial diplomacy support.
State Auditor's Office
Our mission is to work in cooperation with our audit clients and citizens as an advocate for government accountability. As an agency led by an elected official, the State Auditor's Office has the independence to objectively perform audits and investigations.
Our Internship Program
We offer paid summer and year-round internships in our offices across the state. Interns conduct audit tests and provide support for large and small audits. As interns increase their skills, they take on assignments with increasing complexity and responsibility.
The State Auditor's Office is a great place to start building your career. In addition to paid audit internships for current college students who have completed their sophomore year, students who expect to graduate within six months may apply for our Assistant State Auditor 1 in-training positions.
General Services Administration
GSA provides workplaces by constructing, managing, and preserving government buildings and by leasing and managing commercial real estate. GSA's acquisition solutions offer private sector professional services, equipment, supplies, telecommunications, and information technology to government organizations and the military. GSA policies promote management best practices and efficient government operations.
Whether you are a student, a recent graduate, or hold an advanced degree, GSA offers employment opportunities under the Federal Government’s Pathways Programs. GSA’s Intern, Recent Graduates and Presidential Management Fellows programs offer invaluable, career-defining and preparation experiences. These programs range from paid summer internships to career development programs that may lead to a permanent job.
Washington State Department of Energy-Department of Commerce
Our office provides energy policy support, analysis, and information for the Governor, Legislature, Commerce and other energy decision makers.
We look at key energy issues including natural gas, alternative fuels, energy efficiency, renewable energy development, greenhouse gas emissions, energy supply and price.
- Environmental Protection Agency
Ever thought about having a great career dedicated to:
- improving the health and well-being of all Americans?
- ensuring that we have clean air, pure water and better-protected land?
You can have that career at EPA! EPA internships and fellowships provide a great introduction to our work, giving you a sense of whether EPA might be the right place for you. Internships, fellowships and other opportunities are available at our Washington D.C. headquarters, in our ten regional offices, and at our labs and research centers throughout the nation.
U.S. Consulate General in Vancouver
Every year, the U.S. Consulate General in Vancouver offers several opportunities for university students to gain firsthand experience in the world of international diplomacy through our internship program.
The U.S. Consulate General in Vancouver includes the following sections:
- Public Affairs
- Political and Economic Section
- Commercial Services
- Law Enforcement
- Human Resources Office
Peace Corps Information Session
“Government Job as a Peace Corps Volunteer”
April 30, 2013
4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Career Services Center – Old Main 280
- College to Career Transition
- Resumes, Cover Letters & Portfolios
- Graduate School & Preprofessional Advising
- Jobs & Internships
- Job Search
- Interview Process
- On Campus Interviews
- International Opportunities
- Reference Files
- Students with Disabilities
- Diversity Resources
- Students Without Documents
- International Students