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This position is located in Portland, Oregon.
For more information on the Department of Justice and the United States Attorney's Offices, visit http://www.justice.gov/careers/careers.html
As needed, additional positions may be filled using this announcement.
All initial attorney positions to the Department of Justice are made on a 14-month (temporary) basis.
The District prosecutes a full range of federal criminal cases. Individuals selected for these Assistant United States Attorney Positions in the Criminal Division will be responsible for the investigation and prosecution of cases that may include drug crimes; violent crimes including firearms offenses, child exploitation crimes, human trafficking, and organized crime; criminal immigration matters; and general crimes. The qualified applicant would be expected to (a) assist federal law enforcement agents in structuring and implementing criminal investigative plans and strategies; (b) actively participate in grand jury proceedings, including the presentation of witnesses before the grand jury; and (c) litigate cases of moderate to high complexity from start to finish with limited supervision.
Responsibilities will increase and assignments will become more complex as your training and experience progress.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/507002900. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.