The Department of Justice is the Nation's Top law enforcement agency and is ranked by the Partnership for Public Service as one of the top places to work in the Federal government! The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of the Inspector General (OIG) is one of the premier federal Inspector General offices with a prestigious team of professionals. The Investigations Division is charged with ensuring the integrity of the top law enforcement agency in the country. The Division's Special Agents investigate allegations of bribery, fraud, abuse, and violations of civil rights and other laws, policies and procedures that govern DOJ employees, contractors and grantees. Working with prosecutors, the Special Agents develop cases for criminal prosecution and for civil or administrative action. The Division's Special Agents have statutory law enforcement to carry firearms, make arrests, serve subpoenas and seek and execute arrest and search warrants.
This position will have a permanent duty station in the Los Angeles Field Office (LAFO) in the Investigations Division.Learn more about this agency
If you are selected as a Criminal Investigator in the Los Angeles Field Office (LAFO), your responsibilities would include, but would not be limited to: conducting criminal investigative and analytical assignments that include analyzing initial allegations and recommending required investigative resources and collateral support; investigating allegations of crime, crime scenes, and misconduct; planning and conducting surveillances or undercover work; apprehending and arresting persons violating U.S. laws and conducting search and seizure incident to the arrest or when appropriate by warrant; preparing reports and presenting findings orally and in writing to managers, prosecutors, and other high-level officials; testifying as a government witness before Grand Juries and in court regarding criminal cases; and testifying at administrative hearings in non-criminal cases. Fraud experience is desired.
Occasional travel - 25% or less
Who May Apply
This job is open to…Status Candidates (Merit Promotion and VEOA Eligibles)
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