ATF Employment – Assistant Special Agent in Charge

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Job Description:

ATF is a law enforcement agency in the U.S. Department of Justice that protects our communities from violent criminals/criminal organizations, illegal use/trafficking of firearms, illegal use/storage of explosives, acts of arson/bombings, acts of terrorism, and illegal diversion of alcohol/tobacco products. We partner with communities, industries, law enforcement, and public safety agencies to safeguard the public through information sharing, training, research, & technology. Visit

Job Responsibilities:

The incumbent serves as the Assistant Special Agent in Charge of a Field Division over several subordinate field offices and/or groups. The position also functions as a key management official within the field division, responsible for assisting and advising the Division Director/Special Agent in Charge in the overall management and coordination of the enforcement programs and operations of the division. Through several subordinate Resident Agents in Charge and/or Group Supervisors, manages and directs a large staff of criminal investigators and clerical support, overseeing their work for effectiveness in conducting division law enforcement operations and activities. Performs a full range of supervisory functions including: making decisions on work problems presented by subordinate RAC’s/Group Supervisors; collaborating with division managers and supervisors to negotiate, decide on and/or coordinate work-related changes affecting their organizations; advising the SAC and other Bureau management officials on problems impacting ATF’s overall enforcement mission; etc.

Job Requirements:

  • Requires proficiency with a firearm per ATF’s Standard.
  • May be required to seve a 1-year probationary period.
  • Top Secret/SCI clearance is required for this position
  • Subject to random drug testing
  • Time in Grade requirement must be met by the closing date of the vacancy.

Job Details:

Company: ATF

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Metairie, LA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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