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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 the number one mid-size agency in the Best Places to Work in the federal government rankings!

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    Responsibilities

    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 in the Office of Enforcement - Division of Investigations. The Office of Enforcement serves the public interest by ensuring effective regulations and protecting customers through understanding markets and their regulation, timely identifying and remedying market problems, assuring compliance with Commission rules and regulations, and detecting and crafting remedies to address market manipulation and other non-compliance issues.

    Major Duties for the position:

    -  The paralegal specialist demonstrates broad and substantive understanding of legal investigations and litigation processes in an enforcement environment. 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 images in Summation, Relativity, and like litigation support database applications.

     
     

     

     

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - .

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    12

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    0950 Paralegal Specialist

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/559316600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.