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    DOE is the Nation's top sponsor of research and development (R&D) and has won more Nobel Prizes and R&D awards than any private sector organization and twice as many as all other Federal agencies combined. DOE has operating nuclear facilities, science laboratories, power marketing administrations, and environmental clean-up sites in 35 states, and is responsible for many accomplishments in fields including alternate fuels vehicles, biological and environmental research, energy efficiency, nuclear security and non-proliferation, clean power technologies, medical technologies, gene research, and computers and microelectronics.

    The OIG offers potential for advancement, excellent benefits, and numerous training opportunities. We are located in 13 states throughout the U.S. Please visit our website at http://www.ig.energy.gov.

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    As a Lead Investigative Analyst with the DOE Office of Inspector General, Hotline and Analysis Section, you will be responsible for:

    1. Providing on-site technical direction and guidance to lower level analysts and investigators in the handling of complaints and conducting of investigations emphasizing contract/grant, environmental, counter proliferation, safety and health fraud, corruption and bribery, theft, technology crimes, whistleblower retaliation, and other alleged criminal and civil violations of law involving Departmental employees, contractors, and grantees. The incumbent ensures the quality and effectiveness of completed assignments prior to submission to the supervisor.

    2. Conducting quality assurance reviews of all Hotline documents and processes, to include the proper functioning of all methods of complaint submission, adherence to Office of Investigation (OI) policies related to document handling and complaint processing, and reviewing complaint and investigative files in accordance with OI manual.

    3. Maintaining liaison and dialogues with key Departmental and contractor personnel responsible for overseeing Department programs to support investigative and hotline operations. Coordinates outreach and fraud awareness activities and resources.

    4. Identifying and completing complex studies to determine where improvements or enhancements to existing practices should be changed. Assists analysts and investigators to identify areas vulnerable or at-risk to fraud, waste, and abuse.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - This position requires occasional travel (10%).

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    • Current Federal employee with competitive status
    • Former Federal employees with reinstatement eligibility
    • CTAP/ICTAP eligibles
    • Veterans with VOW or VEOA eligibility
    • Those eligible under OPM interchange agreement or special appointing authority

    Questions? This job is open to 3 groups.

  • Job family (Series)

    1805 Investigative Analysis

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