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    This Senior Executive Service (SES) position is located in the U.S. EPA-Office of Inspector General, Office of Counsel in Washington, DC. For more information on this office, visit their website: https://www.epa.gov/oig.

    If selected, you must work at the location stated in this announcement.

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    The Office of Inspector General is an independent and objective organization within the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that helps the Agency protect human health and the environment in a more efficient and cost-effective manner. We perform audits and investigations of the EPA to promote economy and efficiency, and to prevent and detect fraud, waste and abuse. We strive to provide solutions to problems that ultimately result in making America a cleaner and healthier place. And we are committed to keeping the Agency, Congress, and our stakeholders fully and currently informed about challenges and deficiencies and the necessity for and progress of corrective actions.

    As Counsel to the Inspector General, you will:

    - Serve as Counsel to the Inspector General, providing the full range of legal and advisory services with respect to policy, regulations, practices, or other matters falling broadly within the Office’s mission.

    - Provide legal advice and executive direction on a variety of substantive and procedural matters relating to the Office’s audit, program evaluation, investigation, and public liaison activities.

    - Represent the Office in administrative litigation before the Merit Systems Protection Board, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and the U.S. Department of Labor, and provide representation in other forums as well.

    - Represent the agency before the Department of Justice, Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency, state and local governments, and other organizations.

    - Manage the Office’s ethics program by providing ethics training, advice, and financial disclosure reviews, coordinating the Office’s responses to the Freedom of Information Act and other document requests, and overseeing OIG hotline program.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel in support of agency mission on behalf of the Inspector General.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0905 Attorney

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/589040200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.