Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management Science Education and Internship Program - OREM - 2022

U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)
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How to Apply

A complete application consists of:

  • An application
  • Transcripts
  • A current resume including academic history, employment history, and relevant experience(s)
  • Two educational or professional references

All documents must be in English or include an official English translation.


The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Environmental Management (OREM) is seeking Fellows to engage in projects and activities related to DOE-OREM Legacy Clean-up Missions at East Tennessee Technology Park, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and Y-12 National Security Complex sites. EM's first priority is to ensure the safety and health of the public and EM's workforce while continuing to protect the environment. OREM carries out the mission using sound business practices, innovative management approaches, and science and technology to reduce risks and costs within the EM regulatory framework.

The Fellow will receive training, coaching and mentoring from the EM-92 branch chiefs to effectively accomplish appointment goals. Appointments may involve projects focused on engineering, science, research, technology, policy, business, and government relations.

The Fellows will collaborate with Portfolio Federal Project Directors on all aspects of their projects such as; basic project management, engineering, budget, cost control, regulatory compliance, and contractor oversight.

Term - Duration will be for 12 months with possible extensions.


To qualify for the DOE Oak Ridge Environmental Management Science Education and Internship Program, you will need to meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • U.S. citizenship (verification will be required if selected).
  • Be at least 18 years of age at the time the appointment begins (no exceptions).
  • Post-graduate of an accredited institute of higher education.

OREM is seeking qualified candidates that posses the appropriate Bachelor's/Master's degrees in Engineering, Physical Science, and Business/Accounting. Possess good communication/presentation skills, reading/writing, and computer software experiences..

Successful candidates will:

Have experience with project management, accounting, cost analysis, budget, and working with contracts.


Eligibility Requirements
  • Citizenship: U.S. Citizen Only
  • Degree: Bachelor's Degree, Master's Degree, or Doctoral Degree.
  • Overall GPA: 3.00
  • Academic Level(s): Post-Bachelor's, Postdoctoral, or Post-Master's.
  • Discipline(s):
    • Business (2 )
    • Chemistry and Materials Sciences (12 )
    • Communications and Graphics Design (6 )
    • Earth and Geosciences (1 )
    • Engineering (9 )
    • Environmental and Marine Sciences (2 )
    • Life Health and Medical Sciences (3 )
    • Physics (2 )
    • Social and Behavioral Sciences (28 )

I certify that I am a U.S. citizen and will be at least 18 years old prior to the start of the appointment. I also certify that I have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.


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