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    About the Position:
    This Attorney-Adviser position is located at APG,MD.

    Who May Apply:

    * Army Internal Candidates. These candidates are civilian and Judge Advocate attorneys certified by any Army qualifying authority.

    Military Attorney Applicants: Retirement/Separation Orders

     

    A copy of retirement/separations orders (or other documentation from PPTO showing date of release from active duty) must be provided at the time of application. As an alternative, applicants may submit concurrence by a

    senior rater in a request for waiver of this requirement.   Military applicants who fail to prove the required documentation will be excluded from the referral list.

    Civilian Attorney Applicants:

    SF-50:

    Submit a copy of your SF-50 showing current grade and step. To be eligible for selection, you must have completed one year time-in-grade at the next lower grade of the position to be filled (unless waived in accordance with Army regulations).

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    Responsibilities

    Exercises significant independence and personal judgment to provide advice to the command on all areas related to the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), Privacy Act, and general release of information generated or maintained by the Government, and is
    responsible for generating policies. Serves as the primary command FOIA attorney with requirement to monitor FOIA processing at all levels, with a special emphasis placed on FOIA requests related to procurement actions. Maintains the command FOIA regulation to ensure legally compliant and efficient FOIA processing. Responsible to immediately issue corrective instructions to command personnel when required to remedy deficiencies in Command FOIA Program. Provides the final legal review on all Command responses to requests made pursuant to the FOIA, ensuring that such responses are compliant with all applicable Federal
    statutes and regulations, are issued in a timely fashion, and that all exemptions are appropriately applied. Responsible to monitor and coordinate FOIA issues impacting entire AMC with FOIA Attorney at HQ, AMC and at other MSC commands as they arise. Provides
    recommendations to HQ, AMC FOIA Attorney as requested.Serves as legal adviser for various installation administrative, civil, and fiscal law issues,including, but not limited to, AR 15-6 investigations, private organization fund raising, contract and fiscal law matters, post government employment and ethics advice, official misconduct matters, and myriad other administrative, civil, and fiscal law issues.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Army civilian and Judge Advocate Attorneys

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

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    0905 Attorney

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/404333500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.