Sunday , January 29 2023

DOI Jobs in Washington – Supervisory Attorney

Website U.S. Department of the Interior

Job Description:

With an emphasis on high ethical standards, excellence in public service and the delivery of quality legal services, the Office of the Solicitor performs the legal work for the Department of the Interior. This position will be supervising attorneys responsible for providing training to Departmental employees.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Identifying, reviewing, and analyzing the impacts of changes in law or regulations on the operations of the Department’s programs and ethics implications of such changes;
  • Assisting in the drafting and development of ethics program-wide policies, procedures, and guidance and making recommendations for improvement in the work of the ethics program;
  • Developing and delivering initial and annual ethics training ensuring training is regulatory compliant and goals are met;
  • Reviewing public and confidential financial disclosure reports and recommending appropriate action;
  • Serving in an individual and program leadership role with respect to the DOI ethics program including reviewing, overseeing, and revising ethics training, education and communication materials;
  • Ensuring that information regarding possible violations of law is referred to the Office of Inspector General (OIG) as required, referring other matters for OIG investigations as appropriate and providing technical assistance to the OIG in the analysis of potential ethics violations.
  • Deploying creative training products and materials to the DOI Ethics Mobile App and ethics website;
  • Collaborating closely with internal and external stakeholders including the Office of Human Capital, the Office of the Chief Information Officer and the Office of Government Ethics;
  • Rendering appropriate and timely legal advice to officials and employees in the Department of the Interior and its Bureaus on all legal issues pertaining to Government ethics, including criminal conflict of interests laws, Executive Branch Standards of Conduct and the Hatch Act;
  • Researching and writing opinions for the Designated Agency Ethics Official (DAEO) and Alternate Designated Agency Ethics Official (ADAEO) on complex or novel issues;

Job Requirements:

  • More requirements are listed under Qualifications and Other Information.
  • Selectee may be subject to serving a 2-year trial period.
  • Suitable for Federal employment, as determined by background investigation.
  • Must be an active member of the bar.
  • Applicants must be U.S. Citizens.

Job Details:

Company: U.S. Department of the Interior

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Washington, DC, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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