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    This is a term appointment not-to-exceed 24 months (two years). This position may be extended or made permanent without further competition.

    As needed, additional positions may be filled using this announcement.

    Initial appointment is conditioned upon a satisfactory preemployment adjudication. This includes fingerprint, credit and tax checks, and drug testing. In addition, continued employment is subject to a favorable adjudication of a background investigation.

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    The Criminal Division is organized into six sections: General Crimes; White Collar Crimes; National Security; Violent Crimes; Narcotics/Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF); and Appellate.

    Criminal AUSAs prosecute federal criminal cases in the District. Criminal AUSAs advise federal law enforcement agents on criminal investigations, present criminal cases to the grand jury, try criminal cases before the United States District Court, and represent the United States in criminal appeals before the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. Candidates should be capable of handling a variety of significant and complex criminal prosecutions.

    The United States Attorney's Office, Northern District of Ohio, is interviewing for an Assistant United States Attorney (AUSA) to be located in the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF) Unit of the Criminal Division in the Cleveland office. The primary duties for this position involve a substantial time developing, researching, and preparing cases involving primarily complex drug crimes from case submission to and through the appellate process.

    Responsibilities will increase and assignments will become more complex as your training and experience progress.

    Travel Required

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

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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    0905 Attorney

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/505884000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.