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:13-SDTX-09 (AUSA-ASF-MCA)
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|$50,894.00 to $150,159.00 / Per Year|
|Friday, February 15, 2013 to Friday, March 01, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
McAllen, TX United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|All U.S. Citizens|
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 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.
The United States Attorneys Office for the Southern District of Texas, with approximately 190 Assistant United States Attorneys, is among the largest in the country. The office prosecutes federal crimes and represents the interests of the United States in civil cases. The Southern District of Texas stretches from the Houston area southwest to the Mexican border. The United States Attorneys Office operates staffed offices in Brownsville, Corpus Christi, Houston, Laredo, McAllen, and Victoria.
About the McAllen Division: The McAllen Division handles an extremely heavy criminal caseload. A total of 20 attorneys work in the office, 13 of whom prosecute the bulk of the divisions criminal cases. The successful applicant will have the immediate opportunity to litigate whether property is criminally derived and should be forfeited, civilly or criminally.
For more information on the Department of Justice and the United States Attorneys Offices, visit http://www.justice.gov/usao/.
Visit the Southern District of Texas website at: http://www.justice.gov/usao/txs/
This and other attorney vacancy announcements may be viewed at: http://www.justice.gov/careers/legal/attvacancies.html
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, credit check, and drug test required.
- You must be registered for Selective Service, if applicable.