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    Summary

    For more information on the Department of Justice and the United States Attorneys' Offices, visit http://www.justice.gov/usao/.

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

    Salary contains multiple grades/steps. In most cases, the salary is set at the minimum salary for the grade applicant(s) is selected.

    This position is also being announced to All U.S. Citizens and Nationals under 21-CAE-11183372-DE

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    Responsibilities

    At the full performance level, you will support Assistant United States Attorneys (AUSA) in the Civil Division, Sacramento office, by providing a variety of legal assistance and office support services. If selected, you will receive formal and/or on-the-job training as needed. Duties include:

    - examining, preparing and processing a variety of technical legal documents, e.g., complaints, motions, orders, answers, pleadings, subpoenas, and libels;
    - proofreading and cite checking legal briefs, memoranda, and other legal documents;
    - providing assistance to attorneys in trial preparation by conducting non-complex research of litigation, statutes, regulations and court cases;
    - assembling exhibits, affidavits, and other legal documents;
    - assembling and organizing files and records material for disposition or transfer to records depository;
    - maintaining calendar of assigned active cases;
    - tracking filing, hearing, and trials dates, and scheduling conference and interviews;
    - arranging travel by preparing itinerary and securing transportation and hotel reservations; and
    - producing a variety of written documents and materials using a wide range of office software applications.

    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

    No

    Promotion Potential

    7

  • Job family (Series)

    0986 Legal Assistance

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/608636600. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.