Department: Department Of Homeland Security
Agency: Citizenship and Immigration Services
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Location Negotiable After Selection, United States
Do you desire to be a part of the vibrant United States immigrant admission process, to protect American interests, and to secure our Nation while building a meaningful and rewarding career? If so, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the U.S. Immigration and Citizenship Services (USCIS), and its Office of Chief Counsel (OCC) are calling.
As part of both USCIS and the DHS Office of General Counsel, you will work with other highly talented attorneys and colleagues on a rich array of intellectually challenging, critically important, cutting edge legal issues. DHS components work collectively, and USCIS strives, to enforce and administer immigration laws fairly, efficiently, and in keeping with the law, at the same time that we seek to prevent terrorism, secure borders, safeguard cyberspace and ensure resilience to disasters. The vitality and magnitude of this mission is achieved by a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations. Make an impact; join OCC, USCIS, and DHS.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Office of the Chief Counsel, Department of Homeland Security (DHS), is seeking recent and soon-to-be law school graduates who will have graduated on or after January 1, 2010 for multiple entry-level attorney positions. There are multiple locations available for these entry-level attorney positions with duty stations at USCIS facilities throughout the country.
Note: The actual salary will be dependent upon location of the position.
This announcement has been amended to state the following:
Applicants must possess a J.D. degree obtained from an ABA-accredited law school on or after January 1, 2010, or be on track to obtain such a degree no later than July 1, 2013.
Applicants must have a strong academic law school record.
Job offers under this announcement are contingent upon the candidate obtaining a "Secret" security clearance, and continued employment is contingent on being able to maintain a "Secret" clearance.
Job offers under this announcement are also contingent upon the candidate obtaining a JD degree from an ABA-accredited law school before entry on duty. Continued employment for a candidate selected under this job announcement is contingent upon the applicant becoming a member of a Bar in good standing of a state or territory of the United States, or the District of Columbia, or Commonwealth of Puerto Rico within one year after entry on duty.
- U.S. Citizenship
- Background Security Investigation
- Drug Screening