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    Summary

    Who May Apply: Current employees with career or career conditional service appointments in the Office of Inspector General, HHS.

    This temporary promotion may be terminated earlier or extended for up to 5 years based on management discretion. It may also be made permanent without further competition. If the temporary promotion is not made permanent the employee will be returned to their former position of record.

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    Responsibilities

    The Office of Investigations (OI) is responsible for conducting and coordinating investigative activities related to fraud, waste and abuse in HHS programs and operations, including wrongdoing by applicants, grantees, contractors, or employees in the performance of their official duties. In addition, OI agents provide executive protection coverage for the Secretary of the Department.

    The incumbent serves as a Operations Officer in Headquarters within the Office of Investigations. The incumbent is responsible for providing technical expertise and advisory services to OI management in the collection, analysis, coordination, distribution and utilization of information, evidence and intelligence in the conduct of criminal, civil and administrative investigations. The incumbent obtains information about complex, highly controversial and sensitive programs areas and national issues through individual research, coordination and communication with HHS officials and individuals outside the Department. In addition, the incumbent disseminates information to personnel throughout the country. The incumbent must stay fully apprised of investigations, activities and issues under his/her jurisdiction. The incumbent manages the review and analysis of investigative activity requests. Initiates discussions with Special Agents, Assistant Special Agent in Charge, Special Agents in Charge and OCIG to clarify or resolve inconsistencies. Presents views on the merits of proposals and issues raised. Works to initiate changes in policies and procedures relative to investigative activities and program areas.


    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - 25% or Greater

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    14

    Who May Apply

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    Applications will be accepted from current HHS/OIG employees only

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  • Job family (Series)

    1811 Criminal Investigation

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/426756400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.