Job Overview


The Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Inspector General (OIG) is currently looking for a Director of our Eastern Region located in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.  As Regional Director, is responsible for managing the Regional office staff and directing and monitoring all aspects of the Regional audit activities. The OIG supports the DOE through the promotion of economy, efficiency, and effectiveness. The OIG inspires public confidence by preventing and detecting fraud, waste, and abuse in Department operations and protecting the integrity of all Departmental Programs.

DOE is the Nation's top sponsor of research and development (R&D) and has won more Nobel Prizes and R&D awards than any private sector organization and twice as many as all other Federal agencies combined. DOE has operating nuclear facilities, science laboratories, power marketing administrations, and environmental clean-up sites in 35 states, and is responsible for many accomplishments in fields including alternate fuels vehicles, biological and environmental research, energy efficiency, nuclear security and non-proliferation, clean power technologies, medical technologies, gene research, and computers and microelectronics. The OIG offers potential for advancement, excellent benefits, and numerous training opportunities. We are located in 11 states throughout the U.S. Please visit our website at


As Director is responsible for managing the Regional office staff.  In this capacity, directs and monitors all aspects of the Regional audit activities.  Formulates long-range audit objectives.  Produces reports that conform to Comptroller General Standards and adheres to the requirements of the IG Act.  Serves as a member of the senior-level staff sharing responsibility for accomplishment of the OIG mission. Represents the OIG to the GAO, OMB, DCAA, and various Federal, state, and local agencies.