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    If you are ready to begin your new career or are looking for a place to make an impact, what better place than the top ranked agency in the federal government? We are looking for the best and brightest to join our team of dedicated professionals here at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), where we are ranked in the top 5 in the Best Places to Work in the federal government rankings. 

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    Our employees gain valuable work experience that provides them with the career boost that they are seeking. We need people like you to help us move the industry forward and continue to shape the future of energy policy.

    The Federal Regulatory Commission's role is to oversee various aspects of the energy industry, including transmission of electricity, natural gas and oil. We also analyze proposals to build liquefied natural gas terminals and interstate natural gas pipelines and license hydropower projects. To help support the modernization of the electric system here in the U.S., we are focusing on issues associated with a smarter grid. Join us and help make a difference! 

    This position is located within the Office of Administrative Law Judges Dispute Resolution (OALJDR). The OALJDR is charged with resolving cases set forth for hearing concerning natural gas, oil, electric, and hydroelectric matters, and for doing so in a manner which is consistent with the public interest, protects customers, and promotes competitive markets.

    Major Duties for the Paralegal Specialist:

    Demonstrates broad and substantive understanding of litigation and settlement processes. Demonstrates solid technical skills in a variety of support functions, including managing case-related documents and evidence using a variety of hardware and software tools.

    Demonstrates ability to perform automated and manual factual and industry research, including use of various online and database facilities. Displays the ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, using appropriate language, and organizing and conveying facts and ideas clearly, concisely, and objectively.

    Creates and supports document databases/indexes, transcripts and other documents, analyzes appropriate data from Commission documents and inputs into the ATMS database application.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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    0950 Paralegal Specialist

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