Become a part of the Department that touches the lives of every American! At the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) you can give back to your community, state, and country by making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere. It is the principal agency for protecting the health of citizens. Join HHS and help to make our world healthier, safer, and better for all Americans.
Who May Apply: Federal employees with career or career-conditional appointments in the competitive service; former Federal employees with reinstatement eligibility based on previous career or career-conditional appointments; displaced Federal employees requesting special priority selection consideration under the Career Transition Assistance Plan (CTAP) and the Interagency Career Transition Assistance Program (ICTAP); veterans who are preference eligibles or who have been separated under honorable conditions after 3 years or more of continuous active service; Military Spouses; PHS Commissioned Corps Officers; individuals eligible for VRA appointments (at the GS-11 and below grade levels); and individuals with disabilities.
This position is located in the Department of Health and Human Services
(DHHS), Office of the Secretary (OS), Office for Civil Rights (OCR), located in Chicago, Illinois.
This vacancy is also being announced concurrently with vacancy announcement HHS-OCR-DE-14-100660 under competitive procedures. Please review that announcement to see if you are eligible for consideration under competitive procedures. NOTE: Applicants must apply separately for each announcement in order to be considered.
This announcement may be used to fill multiple positions in multiple locations.
-Develop strategies for investigations, reviews,
outreach, technical assistance, training, and/or policy analysis and
-Investigate complaints of
possible race, color, and national origin, disability, age, or sex
discrimination under various legal authorities.
-Conduct compliance reviews
of organizations to ensure compliance with civil rights and/or privacy of
-Provide technical and administrative assistance
and outreach to health and human services institutions, agencies, and
-Monitor compliance plans from recipient
entities and works with recipients to correct identified noncompliance
-Prepare expert written testimony and documents
for administrative hearings or subsequent court action(s).
interview reports, relevant case information, letters of findings and proposed
-Supervise professional and administrative staff.