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    Are you interested in a rewarding and challenging career? Join the U.S. Department of Justice!!

    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 3 best places to work in the federal government! The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of the Inspector General is one of the premier federal inspector general offices with a prestigious team of professionals. The OIG conducts audits, evaluations, investigations and special reviews of the personnel and programs of all DOJ components. The DOJ OIG offers a wide range of federal benefits and a flexible work schedule, depending on position requirements.

    ** This position is advertised for the following areas of consideration only:

    NCE for returned Peace Corps Volunteers: Required Peace Corps Volunteers (RPCVs) who are successfully completed their service are granted one year of noncompetitive eligibility for federal appointments under Executive Order 11103.

    NCE for Peace Corps Employees: Peace Corps staff members are granted noncompetitive eligibility. Peace Corps staff members who have successfully completed 36 months of continuous service without a break in service of three days or more earn the status of noncompetitive eligibility (NCE) in applying for federal positions.

    This vacancy may be used to fill other similar and/or comparable positions throughout the agency within the stated duty station.

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    Responsibilities

    If you are selected for this Investigative Specialist position, you will join a well-respected team that is responsible for investigating allegations of bribery, fraud, abuse, and violation of civil rights and other laws, policies, and procedures that govern DOJ employees. Typical work assignments include:

    · Monitors the OIG Hotline, receiving allegations made through the Hotline phone; documents in writing the allegations or complaints received; interviews the complainant; and distributes the complaint material to the appropriate DOJ/OIG field office or Investigations Division manager for disposition.

    · Inputs allegations into an automated tracking system and maintains statistics on Hotline calls, mail and operations; provides periodic statistical reports from that data.

    · Performs investigative support responsibilities such as preparing complaint packets for transmission to appropriate DOJ components, accessing and retrieving data from law enforcement databases/systems, and preparing Reports of Investigation for electronic transmission to appropriate components.

    · Analyzes and evaluates a full range of complicated complaint material including background facts, researches records, and compiles information for reports; verifies related information through the use of investigative activities.

    · Monitors an intake system to ensure timely and accurate complaint entry.

    · Maintains the confidentiality and security of sensitive information and material located in the office, maintaining accountability over sensitive subject matter and criminal investigative files, to meet current needs and demands for material.

    · Other office management duties as assigned.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    11

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Returned Peace Corp Volunteers (RPCVs and Peace Corp Staff Members

    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/470213900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.