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    Summary

    As the Office of Inspector General (OIG) for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), we remain an independent and objective organization, conducting and supervising audits, evaluations, and investigations relating to the Department's programs and operations. We promote economy, efficiency, and effectiveness in these programs and operations as we also prevent and detect fraud, abuse, and mismanagement. We are committed to keeping the HUD Secretary, Congress, and our stakeholders fully and currently informed about problems and deficiencies and the necessity for and progress of corrective actions.

    If you do not meet any of the categories listed above, you may wish to apply under announcement 16-HUDIG-52-P, which is open for any U.S. citizen to apply. Please refer to that announcement for details on open period, eligibility, and how to apply.

    It is anticipated that there will be significant interest in the announcement. As a result, the announcement will close at 11:59 p.m. ET on the date of receipt of the 200th application or at 11:59 p.m. ET on 3/7/16; whichever occurs first. Any required documents should be submitted at the time that you apply as documents will not be accepted after the vacancy closes.

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    Responsibilities

    The following are the duties of this position at the GS-13. If you are selected at a lower grade level, you will have the opportunity to learn to perform all these duties, and will receive training to help you grow in this position.

    • Conduct/direct investigations (determine how to obtain info; examine records, books, etc.; work with informants; determine need for surveillance/undercover work; obtain/execute search warrants; makes arrests); plan, direct, and execute investigations of diverse public housing programs and activities—both within and outside the Dept.
    • Work closely with U.S. Attorneys in investigating complex cases.
    • Develop reports of findings that include recommendations for improvements to program operations.
    • Determine need for input/assistance from other law enforcement agencies.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Possible two nights per month

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    U.S. citizens who are:
    1. Status Eligibles, VEOA eligibles, CTAP/ICTAP eligibles, eligible for special hiring authorities (e.g., the Schedule A appointment for persons with disabilities, or covered by an Interchange Agreement), or VRA eligibles.
    2. HUD OIG employees currently serving on a Veterans' Recruitment Appointment (VRA).

    Questions? This job is open to 4 groups.

  • 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/430431800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.