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    This position is in the Senior Executive Service (SES), a small elite group of top government leaders. SES members possess a diverse portfolio of experiences including strong skills to lead across organizations. As an executive, you will influence the direction of innovation and transformation of the federal government and lead the next generation of public servants.

    The Department of Defense Office of Inspector General (DoD OIG) offers potential applicants more than just jobs and professions. A career with the DoD OIG offers those who qualify an opportunity to serve our Nation and those who are defending it worldwide. This position provides the opportunity to apply the depth and breadth of your experience to strengthening the integrity, efficiency, and effectiveness of the Department of Defense.

    The position is located in the DoD OIG, Office of the Deputy Inspector General (DIG) for Investigations, Defense Criminal Investigative Service (DCIS). The position serves as the Assistant Inspector General (AIG) for Investigations, Investigative Operations, and is dual titled as Deputy Director of DCIS. The DoD OIG, has responsibility to detect and deter fraud, waste, and abuse in the administration of DoD programs and operations, in accordance with the Inspector General Act of 1978, P.L. 95-452, as amended.

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    As Assistant Inspector General for Investigations / Deputy Director, DCIS ES-1811-00, your typical work assignments may include the following:

    • Incumbent is an assistant to the Deputy Inspector General for Investigations and is responsible for providing expert advice on matters concerning fraud, waste, and abuse DoD-wide, and the investigation thereof, to include the development and implementation of law-enforcement policies, procedures, and objectives for the overall DCIS program.
    • Manages and coordinates criminal investigative matters among Field Offices (FOs), with other investigative units of the military departments, Federal, state and local governments, and the Department of Justice to ensure that suspected criminal activities are identified and brought to the attention of the Inspector General, the Secretary of Defense, and appropriate prosecution entities.
    • Develops, plans, and ensures that procedures for criminal investigations, which cut across service lines, involve other government agencies or OIG components, are effectively implemented.
    • Ensures that the full range of investigative techniques and law enforcement procedures, to include the use of IG subpoenas, polygraphs, consensual/non-consensual monitoring, Title III operations, and undercover operations among others, are being appropriately and effectively used in the conduct of investigations.
    • Directs the preparation of proposed changes to policy and procedures involving programs managed by Investigative Operations; develops preparation of new policies and directives as required.
    • Supervises the review of investigative activity reports and identifies management and/or operational problem areas when there is a need to modify or change policy or procedure.
    • The incumbent provides executive direction to the Investigative Operations staff and evaluates their respective performance in conducting and oversight of department wide investigative operations.
    • The incumbent initiates and maintains continuing liaison either directly or through staff with Federal, State or local law enforcement officials or with other officials as deemed appropriate to assure investigative continuity on matters that would affect the DCIS mission or provide assistance to others.
    • Performs other duties as directed by the Deputy Inspector General for Investigations.
    • Complies with requirements of The Inspector General Act of 1978, as amended, 5 U.S.C. §4 (2000).

    Travel Required

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

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    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

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    United States Citizens

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    1811 Criminal Investigation

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