Job Title:Student Trainee (Legal Office Assistant)
Department:Department Of Justice
Agency:Offices, Boards and Divisions
Hiring Organization:Antitrust Division
Job Announcement Number:ATR-14-39
The contents of the announcement can still be viewed.
|$34,415.00 to $55,421.00 / Per Year|
|Tuesday, August 12, 2014 to Thursday, August 21, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Multiple Schedules - Agency Employees Only|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Washington DC, DC View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|Student Program Eligibles|
|Public Trust - Background Investigation|
Are you ready to contribute to matters of national importance that promote a competitive and productive American economy?
The Antitrust Division seeks to hire a Student Trainee (Legal Office Assistant) to join our dedicated team and gain invaluable experience working in the public interest to protect the competitive process. The Divisions work ranges over the entire spectrum of the U.S. economy. Its merger and civil enforcement cases can affect the structure and performance of an entire industry, and its criminal enforcement detects and punishes white-collar antitrust crimes that rob American consumers.
This position is located in the Department of Justice, Antitrust Division, Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)/Privacy Act (PA) Unit. The FOIA/PA Unit operates as a Division resource, and protects the Divisions interests with respect to confidentiality and disclosure issues by receiving, evaluating, and processing Freedom of Information Act and Privacy Act requests, coordinating and conducting defensive FOIA and Privacy Act litigation, and advising Division sections on confidentiality and disclosure issues arising in civil and criminal investigations and litigation. The FOIA/PA unit also defends the Divisions positions in administrative appeals under the FOIA and PA and serves as the official custodian of public antitrust documents and other matters of interest for the Antitrust Documents Group.
- Not Required
- You must be a US citizen to be considered for this position.
- The ability to type 40 words per minute is required.
- Background Investigation and Drug Testing Required.
- Academic enrollment or acceptance required; at least half-time course load.
- You must currently possess and maintain at least a 2.5 GPA (cumulative).
- You must submit a COMPLETE application package.
- You must meet all qualification requirements by the closing date.