About the Agency
The Department of Justice has a diverse and talented workforce of over 100,000 men and women. Justice leads the Nation in ensuring the protection of all Americans while preserving their constitutional freedoms. If selected, you will be part of a dedicated team helping to enforce Federal criminal and civil laws that protect life, liberty and the property of citizens.
The United States Attorney's Office (USAO)/Executive Office for United States Attorneys (EOUSA) is a great place to work. The Department of Justice ranked #6 out of 18 large agencies and EOUSA/United States Attorneys' Offices ranked #59 out of 305 agency subcomponents in a study, "The Best Places to Work in the Federal Government, 2016 Ratings" published by the Partnership for Public Service. See http://bestplacestowork.org/BPTW/index.php.
Charlotte is the largest city in North Carolina, and the third fastest growing city in the United States. The area has warm summers and mild winters which offer plenty of opportunities for outside activities - biking, hiking, walking trails, backpacking, white water rafting, fishing, hunting, camping and skiing. The Charlotte metropolitan area is well known for its auto racing history (especially NASCAR). In short, Charlotte is a great place to live and work.
For more information on the Department of Justice and the United States Attorneys' Offices, visit http://www.justice.gov/usao
As needed, additional positions may be filled using this announcement.
This is an excepted service appointment under the Pathways Intern Program. This appointment may be extended until the selectee's educational program requirements have been completed. After successful completion of the program requirements, the individual may at agency discretion be converted to a TERM or permanent appointment. For more information on the Pathways Program, please visit: http://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/hiring-information/students-recent-graduates/
Numeric Cutoff: It is anticipated that there will be significant interest in this announcement. As a result the announcement will close at 11:59 pm EST on the day the 50th application is received or at 11:59 pm EST on the noted closing date above; whichever occurs first. Any required documents should be submitted at the time you apply, as documents cannot be accepted after the vacancy closes.
If selected for this position, you will join a well-respected team that is responsible for assisting with clerical duties. Typical work assignments will include:
- Operating copy machine to ensure copies are produced in proper format;
- Answering telephone and referring calls to staff;
- Providing information and assistance to callers;
- Making messenger trips as necessary;
- Sorting and arranging materials for filing;
- Filing documents in numerical, alphabetical, or chronological order;
- Locating filed materials;
- Receiving case files, placing in established areas; and
- Stocking forms and other office supplies.
Responsibilities will increase and assignments will become more complex as your training and experience progress.