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Job Title:Attorney and Assistant United States Attorney

Department:Department Of Justice

Agency:Offices, Boards and Divisions

Job Announcement Number:OARMAV1

SALARY RANGE:

$50,287.00 to $129,517.00 / Per Year

OPEN PERIOD:

Wednesday, September 11, 2013 to Monday, September 08, 2014

SERIES & GRADE:

GS-0905-11/15

POSITION INFORMATION:

Full Time - Multiple Appointment Types

PROMOTION POTENTIAL:

15

DUTY LOCATIONS:

Many vacancies in the following location:
Washington DC, DC View Map

WHO MAY APPLY:

All groups of qualified individuals

JOB SUMMARY:

The Department of Justice leads the nation in ensuring the protection of all Americans while preserving their constitutional freedoms. The Department of Justice offers a broad range of opportunities for experienced attorneys to work on many significant and complex issues that face our nation. Our lawyers work in virtually every area of legal practice.

For information about how to apply to specific attorney vacancies at Department of Justice agencies, please visit the Department's web page at http://www.justice.gov/careers/legal/attvacancies.html. Please follow the application instructions listed in each vacancy announcement and apply directly to each vacancy in which you have an interest.

KEY REQUIREMENTS


    DUTIES:

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    The effectiveness of the Department's law enforcement and other legal responsibilities depends upon the continued recruitment and hiring of excellent and diverse legal talent. We recognize the need for attorneys of varied backgrounds and skills, and offer an inclusive environment that relies on diverse perspectives to ensure that we effectively serve the American people.

    Experienced attorney hiring is decentralized and each office, including the United States Attorneys' Offices, conducts its own recruitment for experienced attorneys. Attorney applicants must apply separately to specific vacancy announcements listed on the Department's web page at http://www.justice.gov/careers/legal/attvacancies.html. For more information about working at the Department and about a particular organization within the Department, please consult the Legal Careers web page at http://www.justice.gov/careers/legal/attvacancies.html.
    The Department of Justice is firmly committed to satisfying its affirmative obligations under the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, to ensure that persons with disabilities have equal opportunity to be hired and advanced on the basis of merit.

    If you are applying for a position within Justice and meet the eligibility requirements for persons with targeted disabilities under 5 C.F.R. 213.3102(u), commonly referred to as Schedule A, you may apply to an advertised position through the normal channels, or you may also contact the Disability Point of Contact (DPOC) http://www.justice.gov/careers/legal/disability-poc.html for component or office in which you have an interest for additional assistance.


    QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

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    Given the scope of Justice's legal practice (see component practice areas at http://www.justice.gov/careers/legal/attvacancies.html ) the needs of each organization and section are defined by its respective mission, areas of practice, and the specific skills needed at the time of the vacancy. Generally, as the "Nation's Litigator," Justice seeks attorneys with some litigation experience; however, opportunities also exist for attorneys with other types of experience, such as legislative review, policy formulation, and legal advising.

    To review the specific requirements, please review the vacancy announcements listed on the Department's web page, http://www.justice.gov/careers/legal/attvacancies.html

    TECHNICAL QUALIFICATIONS:

    Please review the information listed in each vacancy announcement. The list of attorney vacancies is available at, [http://www.justice.gov/careers/legal/attvancies.html


    SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

    Please review the information listed in each vacancy announcement. The list of attorney vacancies is available at, http://www.justice.gov/careers/legal/attvacancies.html

    HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:

    Please review the information listed in each vacancy announcement. The list of attorney vacancies is available at, http://www.justice.gov/careers/legal/attvacancies.html


    BENEFITS:

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    Please see the Department's web page at http://www.justice.gov/careers/legal/attvacancies.html

    OTHER INFORMATION:

    Some attorney positions, including, Assistant U.S. Attorneys, use the AD pay plan. Salary range above does not include locality pay.

    HOW TO APPLY:

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    PLEASE APPLY BY FOLLOWING THE INSTRUCTIONS PROVIDED IN THE VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENTS LISTED AT http://www.justice.gov/careers/legal/attvacancies.html

    REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:

    Please review the information listed in each vacancy announcement. The list of attorney vacancies is available at,http://www.justice.gov/careers/legal/attvacancies.html

    AGENCY CONTACT INFO:

    Ofc. of Attorney Recruitment & Mgmt.
    Phone: 2025143396
    Email: askoarm@usdoj.gov
    Agency Information:
    Office of Attorney Recruitment and Management
    450 Fifth Street, NW, Rm 10200a
    Washington, Dist of Columbia
    20530-0001
    US

    WHAT TO EXPECT NEXT:

    Applicants will be notified if they are selected for an interview.

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    Job Announcement Number:

    OARMAV1

    Control Number:

    302858300