Job Title:Assistant United States Attorney
Department:Department Of Justice
Agency:Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys and the Office of the U.S. Attorneys
Job Announcement Number:12-NDTX-AUSA-F613566
The contents of the announcement can still be viewed.
|$50,894.00 to $142,383.00 / Per Year|
|Monday, March 5, 2012 to Monday, March 19, 2012|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent|
|1 vacancy -
Fort Worth, TX United StatesView Map|
1 vacancy - Lubbock, TX United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|United States Citizens|
NOTE: This announcement is for one (1) vacancy which will be located in either the Fort Worth or Lubbock office. Applicants should indicate whether they are applying for Fort Worth, Lubbock, or both.
If you are looking for an exciting and challenging career, this is the position for you! With a diverse and talented workforce of over 100,000 men and women, Justice leads the Nation in ensuring the protection of all Americans while preserving their constitutional freedoms.
The United States Attorneys Office is a great place to work. The Department of Justice ranked #11 out of 33 large Federal cabinet agencies and the Executive United States Attorneys Office/United States Attorneys Offices ranked #17 out of 240 agency subcomponents in a study, "The Best Places to Work in the Federal Government, 2011 Rankings" published by the Partnership for Public Service. See www.bestplacestowork.org.
For more information on the Department of Justice and the United States Attorneys Offices, visit http://www.justice.gov/usao/.
About the Office
The Office of the United States Attorney for the Northern District of Texas is the principal federal prosecution authority for the North Texas area, with offices in Dallas, Fort Worth, Lubbock, and Amarillo. The Civil Division is charged with defending agencies of the United States, enforcing regulatory agency authority, and recovering funds from violators of U.S. criminal, regulatory, and civil laws. The Criminal Division of our office prosecutes all federal crimes in our jurisdiction, including acts of terrorism, public corruption, white-collar crime, organized crime, gang activities, internet-related crimes, and many other criminal offenses.
The city of Ft. Worth is located in North Central Texas. The city offers many recreational and cultural activities year round. Additional information on Ft. Worth can be viewed on the internet at http://www.fortworth.com
The city of Lubbock is located in West Texas. The city offers many recreational and cultural activities year round. Additional information on Lubbock can be viewed on the internet at http://www.ci.lubbock.tx.us/
Assistant United States Attorneys generally must reside in the district to which he/she is appointed. See 28 U.S.C. § 545 for district-specific information.
All initial attorney appointments to the Department of Justice are made on a time-limited (temporary) basis. Temporary appointments may, or may not, be made permanent without further competition.
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- You must be a U.S. Citizen or National.
- Background investigation, credit check, and drug test required.
- You must be registered for Selective Service, if applicable.
- You must be a licensed attorney.