Job Overview


Our mission is to enforce the law and defend the interests of the United States, provide Federal leadership in preventing and controlling crime, seek just punishment for those guilty of unlawful behavior, and to administer and enforce the Nation's laws to ensure fair and impartial administration  of justice for all Americans. We strive to build a stronger office through recruitment efforts and maintain the high standards of the office by promoting professional development. We seek to build a legacy of excellence.

In all matters, it is our mission to represent the people of the United States in a manner that will instill confidence in the fairness and integrity of our office and the judicial system, and to conduct our work with the highest integrity. We strive to perform our mission in the most efficient and effective manner.

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This is a temporary appointment not-to-exceed 15 months.  This position may be extended or made permanent without further competition.

If you are looking for an exciting and challenging career, this is the position for you!  With a diverse and talented workforce of over 100,000 men and women, Justice leads the Nation in ensuring the protection of all Americans while preserving their constitutional freedoms.  You can be part of a dedicated team helping to enforce Federal criminal and civil laws that protect life, liberty, and the property of citizens.

This position is located in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

The United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Oklahoma is the principal federal prosecution authority for the eleven counties in the northeastern part of the state.  The Northern District of Oklahoma has a population of approximately one million.  Our office is located in Tulsa, the metropolitan area of which has approximately 75 percent of the district’s population and 80 percent of the reported crime.  The Criminal Division’s current staff of seventeen Assistant United States Attorneys and seven support personnel investigate and prosecute all federal crimes in our jurisdiction.

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For more information on the Department of Justice and the United States Attorney's Offices, visit

As needed, additional positions may be filled using this announcement.

Initial appointment is conditioned upon a satisfactory preemployment adjudication.  This includes fingerprint, credit and tax checks, and drug testing.  In addition, continued employment is subject to a favorable adjudication of a background investigation.

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Assistant United States Attorneys in the Criminal Division will be responsible for prosecuting a variety of violations of federal laws such as immigration, drugs, firearms, public corruption, and white collar crime.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • 1-5 Nights of travel may be required per month.

Relocation Authorized

  • No