Department: Department Of Justice
Agency: Justice, Office of the Inspector General
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Are you interested in a rewarding and challenging position as a Pathways Student Intern Trainee? Join the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ)!!
The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) in the DOJ is a statutorily created independent entity whose mission is to detect and deter fraud, waster, abuse and misconduct by DOJ personnel and within DOJ programs, and to promote economy and efficiency in those programs. The Inspector General (IG) is appointed by the President and reports to the Attorney General and Congress.
The OIG investigates alleged violations of criminal and civil laws by DOJ employees and also audits and inspects DOJ programs. The OIG's nationwide workforce of more than 400 employees includes auditors, program analysts, criminal investigators, attorneys and administrative support personnel.
These Pathways Intern positions are located in one of the Investigations Division field office locations (Chicago, IL; Grand Prairie, TX; Sunrise, FL; New York, NY; and Rosslyn, VA). The Investigations Division's special agents investigate allegations of bribery, fraud, abuse and violation of civil rights and other laws, policies and procedures that govern DOJ employees, contractors and grantees. Working with prosecutors, the special agents develop cases for criminal prosecution and for civil or administrative action. The Division's Special Agents have statutory law enforcement to carry firearms, make arrests, serve subpoena's and seek and execute arrest and search warrants.
This excepted service position is being filled under the provisions of the Pathways Internship Program which is designed to provide students enrolled in a wide variety of educational institutions, from high school to graduate level, with paid work opportunities. The program allows students to be exposed to the work of the Government through Federal internships while pursuing their degree. The internship also provides federal managers a ready source of student employees and potential permanent employees upon completion of the program requirements. It also provides the student with work experience directly related to the curriculum studies or career goals.
This internship is geared toward students with strong analytical and communication skills who can commit to working year-round in the Investigations Division field locations listed below.
Positions are available in the following locations: Chicago, IL; Grand Prairie, TX; New York, NY; Rosslyn, VA; and Sunrise, FL field locations.
Interns must be able to work a minimum of 24 hours during the school year and full time when school is not in session.
*Appointments are not-to-exceet September 30, 2014, however they may be extended on a yearly basis.
*Appointments made under this vacancy, WILL NOT lead to permanent full-time employment.
*Additional selections may be made if additional vacancies occur within 90 days of certificate issuance.
*Salary listed is based on FULL-TIME work hours, not part-time work hours.
****THESE ARE NOT SUMMER EMPLOYMENT POSITIONS****
- Not Required
- You must be a U.S. Citizen.
- You must pass a background investigation, credit check and drug testing.
- You must be registered for the Selective Service, if applicable.
- You must meet half-time student enrollment requirements.
- You must submit a transcript or proof of admission with your application.
- You must have a GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale, with no grade below a C.
- Must be able to work a minimum of 24 hours per week during the school year.