Department: Department Of Justice
Agency: Executive Office for U.S. Attorneys and the Office of the U.S. Attorneys
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Denver, CO United StatesView Map
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. You will be part of a dedicated team helping to enforce Federal criminal and civil laws that protect life, liberty and the property of citizens.
The United States Attorney's Office is a great place to work. The Department of Justice ranked #11 out of 33 large Federal cabinet agencies and the Executive Office of the 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.
About the Office: The District of Colorado is a very progressive district comprised of 69 attorneys located in three staffed offices: Denver, Durango and Grand Junction, Colorado. More information about the District can be found at our website at www.justice.gov/usao/co.
Who May Apply: All U.S. Citizens
All initial attorney appointments to the Department of Justice are made on a time-limited (temporary) basis. Temporary appointments may, or may not, be extended.
This posting is for an uncompensated Special Assistant United States Attorney position.
This is a one year appointment WITHOUT compensation or benefit entitlements.
The office currently offers transit subsidy for those employees utilizing public transportation offered by RTD (Regional Transportation District). This includes buses and light rail. The subsidy is currently available and may or may not be extended depending on whether the transit subsidy program is continued by the Department of Justice.
As needed, additional positions may be filled using this announcement.
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- You must be a U.S. Citizen or National.
- Background investigation and credit check required.
- You must be registered for Selective Service, if applicable.
- Applicant must possess a J.D. degree.
- Applicant must be an active member of the bar (any jurisdiction).
- Applicant must pass a drug test prior to appointment.