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    OIG is organized into three line elements: the Offices of Investigations, Audits and Evaluations, and Healthcare Inspections; along with the Office of Contract Review and the Office of Management and Administration. In addition to the Washington, DC, headquarters, OIG has offices located in more than 30 cities throughout the country.

    Noncompetitive Consideration: Current career Senior Executives, Qualifications Review Board (QRB) certified graduates of Senior Executive Service (SES) candidate development programs, and individuals with SES reinstatement eligibility will be considered for noncompetitive appointment.

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    As the Deputy Assistant Inspector General for Investigations , Attorney Advisor, you will be responsible for using a demonstrated understanding of or familiarity with the workings of the Department of Veterans Affairs to:

    - Oversee the conduct of inspections to determine compliance with OI, Council of the Inspectors General for Integrity and Efficiency, and the Attorney General Policy requirements; and recommends needed improvements to ensure successful results in external peer reviews.
    - Plan, develop, and implement investigative policies, procedures, standards, requirements, methods, procedures, and techniques. Analyzes new or revised regulations, policies, Federal statutes, court decisions and procedures affecting VA programs and operations to identify new initiatives and the need for new policies and resources.
    - Direct the activities of highly specialized programs that support OI criminal and administrative investigations through subordinate elements staffed by the technical experts in computer crimes forensics and document forensics.
    - Coordinate data sharing with other Federal law enforcement organizations, the Veterans Benefits Administration, Austin Automation Center, VA Financial Services Center, the Department of Defense Manpower Data Center, and other organizations.
    - Provide expert legal advice and guidance consistent with applicable law and the interpretations there of by VA’s General Counsel, on issues relating to the conduct of OIG criminal and administrative investigations, and other initiatives designed to prevent or detect inefficiency, waste, fraud, abuse and mismanagement in VA programs and operations.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Occasional travel may be required.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    All qualified U.S. citizens or U.S. Nationals.

    Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.

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    0905 Attorney

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