Job Overview


About the Agency

This position is located in the Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau, Office of Native Affairs and Policy, Washington DC.

Relocation expenses will not be paid.


The incumbent serves as legal advisor and point of contact on the entirety of Tribal government and Native community issues relating to communications development and adoption on Tribal lands nationwide.  The Office of Native Affairs and Policy is the official Commission lead office for ongoing consultation, coordination, and outreach to American Indian Tribes, Alaska Native Villages, and other Native communities.  The incumbent serves as a staff attorney performing a variety of legal duties pertaining to the Communications Act and the communications industries and services.  The incumbent works on cases or legal issues of extreme complexity.  These cases or issues are characterized by one or more of the following: 1) extremely complex and difficult issues requiring a high order of legal endeavor with the incumbent often having to balance conflicting interests: and 2) matters that can have an important impact on a major industry whose economic position affects major private and public interests.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No