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

    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 is located in the Los Angeles Field Office (LAFO), located in Glendale, CA under the Investigations Division.

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

    ** THIS POSITION IS OPEN TO CURRENT DOJ/OIG EMPLOYEES ONLY **

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    Responsibilities

    If you are selected as a Senior Criminal Investigator in the Los Angeles Field Office (LAFO), responsibilities would include, but would not be limited to: being responsible for the Quality Assurance of investigations and report drafting within the field office as part of a National Quality Assurance strategy. The agent may lead teams of criminal investigators and other OIG employees (GS-13 and below) assigned to this or other offices or perform critical, time-sensitive investigations. The incumbent provides technical support and guidance to other criminal investigators regardless of grade.

    • Serving as a highly-skilled investigator and lead a team of investigators and other OIG employees, in conducting the most sensitive, complex and challenging investigations and assists the field office management in the overall direction and application of resources to complete priority investigations.
    • Plans, organizes and personally conducts investigations with regard to a wide variety of allegations received by the OIG that typically involve extremely complex, difficult, or sensitive criminal or administrative investigations of major importance and high-level interest and misconduct allegations involving high-ranking officials of the Department of Justice.
    • Communicates to the team the assignment, project, problem to be solved, actionable events, milestones, and/or program issues under review, and deadlines and time frames for completion.
    • Participates as a member of management in developing field office policy and in the implementation of Division-wide policy relating to quality, investigative techniques, and procedures.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - 25% or less

    Supervisory status

    No

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    Department of Justice Office of the Inspector General only with competitive status.

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

  • Job family (Series)

    1811 Criminal Investigation

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/485341000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.