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Assistant National Bank Examiner (ANBE) Internship Program

Program Overview

The ANBE Internship Program prepares individuals for bank examiner positions by combining academic study in a business-related field with practical, paid work experience.

  • Apply classroom knowledge in a work environment to explore potential careers at the OCC.
  • Acquire professional work experience either full or part-time.
  • Participate in progressive on-the-job assignments and formal training to learn basic procedures and practices used in the bank supervisory process.
  • Assist seasoned bank examiners in performing a variety of tasks such as analyzing a bank’s earnings performance, reviewing loans and investments, and determining compliance with fair lending laws and regulations.
  • Prepare written conclusions, recommendations, and memos which are shared with bank executives and senior OCC examiners.

After successful completion of the ANBE Internship Program, and other educational requirements, interns may be eligible for conversion to a permanent position as an Assistant National Bank Examiner.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must be enrolled, or accepted for enrollment, as a degree seeking student in an accredited four-year college or university, graduate or professional school pursuing a baccalaureate, master’s or professional degree in accounting, banking, business administration, commercial or banking law, economics, finance or a closely related field of study.

Maintain a full-time or half-time academic course load and meet all educational requirements throughout the internship period.

Must be a U.S. Citizen or U.S. National.

Federal law requires verification of the identity and employment eligibility of all new hires in the U.S. As such, during the application submission, please ensure to indicate in your resume that you meet the requirement of being a U.S. Citizen.

Conversion to Permanent Employment

Successful ANBE Interns may be recommended for permanent employment as an Assistant National Bank Examiner within 120 days after satisfactorily completing their college course requirements. ANBE Interns must have completed 640 hours of career-related work prior to, or concurrent with, the completion of his or her educational requirements, and meet qualification requirements for conversion to an ANBE position.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should send an email to

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