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Trial Attorney – Washington, District of Columbia
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Department of Transportation
Job ID: 154533Start Date: 09/30/2019End Date: 10/21/2019
To qualify for an attorney position in the federal government, an applicant must have a law degree from an accredited school and must be a current member of the bar in good standing: In addition to meeting the basic requirements for the position, you must also meet the specific requirements for the grade at which you are requesting consideration.To qualify for the GS-12, you must have: Possess a professional law degree (LL.B. or J.D.), and be in good standing of a bar. OR Experience – Applicants must have 1 year of relevant professional attorney experience. To qualify for the GS-13, you must have either: Possess a professional law degree (LL.B. or J.D.), and be in good standing of a bar. OR Experience – Applicants must have 2 year of relevant professional attorney experience. To qualify for the GS-14, you must have either: Possess a professional law degree (LL.B. or J.D.), and be in good standing of a bar. OR Experience – Applicants must have 3 year of relevant professional attorney experience. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. For additional information about applying to Federal positions, please click on the following link: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/classification-qualifications/general-schedule-qualification-policies/#url=e4 Students enrolled in a qualifying degree program can apply if the anticipated graduation date is within six months of closing date of the announcement. Graduation transcript must be received before start date. Other applicants must meet all qualification requirements by the closing date of this announcement.
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