Job Title:IMMIGRATION SERVICES ASSISTANT (OA)
Department:Department Of Homeland Security
Agency:Citizenship and Immigration Services
Job Announcement Number:CIS-962530-POO
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|$40,894.00 to $55,166.00 / Per Year|
|Tuesday, September 24, 2013 to Monday, October 07, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Portland, OR United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Current or Former Federal Employees with Competitive Status; Reinstatement Eligibles; OPM Interchange Agreement Eligibles; VEOA, VRA, Disability, Surplus/Displaced Eligibles.|
Do you desire to protect American interests and secure our Nation while building a meaningful and rewarding career? If so, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling. DHS components work collectively to prevent terrorism, secure borders, enforce and administer immigration laws, safeguard cyberspace and ensure resilience to disasters. The vitality and magnitude of this mission is achieved by a diverse workforce spanning hundreds of occupations. Make an impact; join DHS.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services secures America's promise as a nation of immigrants by providing accurate and useful information to our customers, granting immigration and citizenship benefits, promoting an awareness and understanding of citizenship, and ensuring the integrity of our immigration system. Visit us at www.uscis.gov.
Everyday our Immigration Services Assistants (OA) support the adjudication process by assisting Immigration Service Officers by providing security checks in accordance with DHS/USCIS laws and policies. Research, collect, correlate and analyze data to insure the integrity of information. Prepare reports, provide direct service to customers and their representatives and managing files, databases and correspondence. This position of IMMIGRATION SERVICES ASSISTANT (OA) starts at a salary of $ 40,894.00 (GS-07, step 1) to $53,166.00 (GS-07, step 10). Apply for this exciting opportunity to become a member of the FIELD OPERATIONS DIRECTORATE, OFFICE OF FIELD OPERATIONS, DISTRICT 20, PORTLAND, OR FIELD OFFICE within DHS US Citizenship and Immigration Services.
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USCIS will not pay your relocation expenses.
This position is in the bargaining unit.
This position is not considered "essential" for purposes of reporting to work when the facility might otherwise be closed.
Relocation expenses are authorized if you are assigned to the RAIO program and have been approved for rotation from an overseas assignment. Relocation expenses for employees assigned to an OCONUS location will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Note: USCIS may fill one or more positions using this vacancy.
- You must be a U.S. citizen or U.S. National to apply for this position
- Successfully pass a background investigation including financial disclosure
- You must pass drug screening
- Meet relevant experience and/or education requirements.
- Current Federal employees must meet Time-in-Grade requirements
- Males born after 12/31/1959 must be registered with the Selective Service