• Help

    Duties

    Summary

    Consider joining the DOJ Criminal Division. One of seven litigating Divisions in the Department, the Criminal Division investigates and prosecutes complex criminal matters and assists the 93 United States Attorney Offices in investigations, trials, and appeals. In addition to its direct litigation responsibilities, the Division formulates and implements criminal enforcement policy and provides advice and assistance in sensitive areas of law enforcement; advises the Attorney General, Congress, the Office of Management and Budget and the White House on matters of criminal law; provides legal advice and assistance to federal prosecutors and investigative agencies; and provides leadership for coordinating international as well as federal, state, and local law enforcement matters.

    This position is located in the International Criminal Investigative Training Assistance Program (ICITAP). ICITAP works with foreign governments to develop professional and transparent law enforcement institutions that protect human rights, combat corruption, and reduce the threat of transnational crime and terrorism. ICITAP supports both national security and foreign policy objectives. ICITAP works in close partnership with the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Agency for International Development and the Department of Defense. These agencies fund ICITAP's programs.

    Additional selections may be made through this vacancy announcement.

    Learn more about this agency

    Responsibilities

    As a Corrections Advisor you will:

    • Provide advice and guidance on undefined issues and elements of correctional programs.
    • Develop correctional assistance plans designed to provide guidance regarding the improvement of corrections programs and associated activities for the safe humane detention/incarceration of prisoners within a host nation.
    • Develop and/or recommend new approaches in presentations at corrections forums, in specific briefings, in both formal and informal training provided to international law enforcement professional, and in articles and publications approved by the Department of Justice.
    • Communicate with a broad spectrum of individuals to coordinate, negotiate, and execute best practices and strategies to include senior law enforcement/senior corrections, investigative, training, and legal officials in federal, state, local and foreign governments.
    • Develop, establish, and maintain adequate processes for review of work products and processes to ensure technical and administrative completeness and accuracy.
    • Ensure that data and statistics are compiled, evaluated, and reported in order to measure effectiveness, impacts, lessons learned, and to provide performance based results.

    Travel Required

    50% or less - The position may require travel up to 60 percent of the time.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    15

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    United States Citizens

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/431197200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.