Special Assistant United States Attorney (External)

Job Number: 
2022-139-11513556-PC
Grade: 
Journey Band
Location: 
San Francisco, CA
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, June 8, 2022
Brief Description: 

The USPS OIG is seeking a highly qualified applicant to fill our Special Assistant United States Attorney (SAUSA) position detailed to the United States Attorney’s Office, Northern District of California. Previous criminal experience and/or experience in litigation is required. Experience with Postal Service matters, healthcare fraud, and narcotics investigations is desired, but not required. Additionally, applicant must possess strong academic credentials from an ABA accredited law school, demonstrate excellent writing, research ability, and advocacy skills, work effectively in a team environment, and have a proven record of creative thinking. Applicant must be an active member in good standing to practice law in any state, U.S. Territory, or the District of Columbia and be an active member in good standing of the bar (any U.S. jurisdiction). The successful candidate will report to the USPS OIG Office of General Counsel (OGC) and the U.S. Attorney's Office (USAO). He or she will primarily prosecute Postal employees who have engaged in theft of mail, embezzlement of funds, narcotics violations, healthcare fraud, and public corruption. The selectee will prosecute other cases as needed, for training or otherwise, as directed by the USAO. Further, this individual will engage in grand jury investigations and appear on behalf of the United States in U.S. courts for various hearings and trials, including: arraignments, bail hearings, preliminary hearings, plea hearings, sentencing hearings and other matters such as warrants, complaints, and charging instruments. 

Special Assistant United States Attorney (Internal)

Job Number: 
IA # 2022-132-11513649-PC
Grade: 
Journey Band
Location: 
San Francisco, CA
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, June 8, 2022
Brief Description: 

The USPS OIG is seeking a highly qualified applicant to fill our Special Assistant United States Attorney (SAUSA) position detailed to the United States Attorney’s Office, Northern District of California. Previous criminal experience and/or experience in litigation is required. Experience with Postal Service matters, healthcare fraud, and narcotics investigations is desired, but not required. Additionally, applicant must possess strong academic credentials from an ABA accredited law school, demonstrate excellent writing, research ability, and advocacy skills, work effectively in a team environment, and have a proven record of creative thinking. Applicant must be an active member in good standing to practice law in any state, U.S. Territory, or the District of Columbia and be an active member in good standing of the bar (any U.S. jurisdiction). The successful candidate will report to the USPS OIG Office of General Counsel (OGC) and the U.S. Attorney's Office (USAO). He or she will primarily prosecute Postal employees who have engaged in theft of mail, embezzlement of funds, narcotics violations, healthcare fraud, and public corruption. The selectee will prosecute other cases as needed, for training or otherwise, as directed by the USAO. Further, this individual will engage in grand jury investigations and appear on behalf of the United States in U.S. courts for various hearings and trials, including: arraignments, bail hearings, preliminary hearings, plea hearings, sentencing hearings and other matters such as warrants, complaints, and charging instruments. 

Student Cooperative for Office of General Counsel (PAID)

Job Number: 
2022-138-11513146-PC
Grade: 
Administrative Band
Location: 
Arlington, Virginia
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, June 8, 2022
Brief Description: 

The USPS OIG is seeking students enrolled in college/university programs to fill our Student Cooperative - (Paid) position in the Office of General Counsel (OGC), FOIA, Policy and Records team located in Arlington, VA. The selected candidate should be prepared to work 40 hours a week during the summer and school breaks and 30 hours per week while actively attending classes. The FOIA, Policy and Records team manages the OIG's policies and records and responds to Freedom of Information (FOIA) requests from the public. We are looking for an individual who is comfortable working both independently and as part of a team and who possesses excellent organizational and time management skills. The Student Cooperative will work collaboratively with staff in a program support capacity. This position will offer exposure to government record and policy management and FOIA request processing. This position may work with staff throughout the agency, so a professional disposition is a must. The initial work will be working with the agency Records Manager to update the data fields in the OIG Records Management database, and coordinate with agency components point of contact to identify new and existing records that need to be added to the records database.  The Student Cooperative Program is available for continuous employment throughout the year. 

Student Cooperative for Research and Insights Solution Center (RISC) - PAID

Job Number: 
2022-137-11512795-PC
Grade: 
Administrative Band
Location: 
Arlington, Virginia
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, June 8, 2022
Brief Description: 

The USPS OIG is seeking students enrolled in college/university programs to fill our Student Cooperative position in the Research and Insights Solution Center (RISC) located in Arlington, Virginia. Are you someone who loves data, analysis, visualizations, and problem solving for high impact projects? If so, then you are the perfect candidate to apply for the student cooperative opening at the United States Postal Service, Office of Inspector General's Research and Insights Solution Center (RISC). RISC offers the opportunity to further develop your research, analytical, visualization, communication, and critical thinking skills, through hands-on experience providing support to our investigations, audits, and operations groups. If you are a student who is self-motivated, detail-oriented, a fast learner, and possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, then this job is right for you. RISC supports the Office of Investigations and the Office of Audit by performing a wide range of analysis from a variety of data systems, covering mail operations, narcotics, mail theft, healthcare, financial, and contracting program areas. 

Audit Manager (Operations Manager) - Finance Directorate (EXTERNAL)

Job Number: 
22-126-11493556-JD
Grade: 
GS-14 Equivalent (Manager Band)
Location: 
San Mateo, CA; Bethesda, MD; Eagan, MN; Saint Louis, MO
Closing Date: 
Monday, June 6, 2022
Brief Description: 

The USPS OIG is seeking a highly qualified applicant to fill our Audit Manager (Operations Management) position in the Office of Audit's Finance Directorate located in Bethesda, Maryland, Eagan, Minnesota, Saint Louis, Missouri, and San Mateo, California. Bring your skills and voice to our team!The Finance Directorate's mission is to promote financial accountability and improve processes within the Postal Service. The Finance Directorate examines the efficiency and effectiveness of the Postal Service in areas of financial reporting, financial management and other areas of financial risk to the Postal Service. Finance accomplishes its mission by:

  • Supporting the independent public accountant in their annual financial statements audit.
  • Supporting the independent public accountant in their annual audit of internal controls over financial reporting.
  • Performing performance audits and financial-related audits and reviews.

he candidate will provide a full range of supervision to staff and manage other related projects as assigned. The candidate will be highly motivated and demonstrate experience in planning, conducting, and executing complex tasks and assignments. Duties include, but are not limited, to:

  • Manages audit projects to ensure that professional standards are maintained in the planning, fieldwork, and reporting phases and in the accumulation of evidentiary data that is technically sound and meet OIG and professional standards
  • Manages staff responsible for performing financial related audits, evaluations, assessments, and/or reviews
  • Coaches, mentors, and develops staff by communicating job expectations; monitoring and appraising job results; addressing performance issues; and providing actionable feedback and career development opportunities
  • Provides oversight and coordination of contractors to accomplish Office of Audit mission and objectives while adhering to established regulations, guidance and policy, and meeting acceptable standards for timeliness, accuracy, quality, and completeness
  • Establishes and maintains productive working relationships and consistent professional communications with Postal Service management and staff
  • Schedules projects and staff assignments and manages budget so as to comply with the organization's needs. Reviews and approves the objective, scope, and methodology of each project
  • Provides technical expertise, support, and guidance to staff on administrative activities. Prepares various reports, correspondence, and briefings
  • Presents oral briefings to management
  • Manages staff responsible for accumulating data, maintaining records, and preparing periodic reports to Congress and senior management on audit activities

Investigative Analyst - IOC (External)

Job Number: 
22-134-11510475-DR
Grade: 
Journey
Location: 
Arlington, VA
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
Brief Description: 

The USPS OIG is seeking a highly qualified applicant to fill our Investigative Analyst, Journey Band position within the Office of Investigation, Investigative Operations Center (IOC) Office located in Arlington, VA.  

Investigative Analyst - IOC (Internal)

Job Number: 
IA 22-129-11498270-DR
Grade: 
Journey
Location: 
Arlington, VA
Closing Date: 
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
Brief Description: 

*PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT IS ONLY OPEN TO USPS-OIG, USPS AND USPIS CURRENT CAREER EMPLOYEES. OTHER APPLICANTS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.This announcement provides a reassignment/promotion opportunity to an Investigative Analyst, Journey Band, position in the Office of Investigations, Investigative Operations Center (IOC), in Arlington, VA. 

Student Cooperative - Office of Audit - Multiple Directorates

Job Number: 
22-136-11509779-JD
Grade: 
GS-05 Equivalent (Administrative Band)
Location: 
Many Locations
Closing Date: 
Friday, June 10, 2022
Brief Description: 

Do you want to make an impact? The USPS OIG is seeking students enrolled in college/university programs to fill our Student Cooperative position(s) in multiple OIG functional areas: Cybersecurity & Technology, Finance, Financial Controls, Cost & Pricing, Supply Management & Facilities, Contracts, Network Processing, Transportation, Delivery & Retail Operations, Sales, Marketing & International, Field Operations, Postal Inspection Service, Human Resources & Support, and Audit Services.The Student Cooperative Program is intended for continuous employment throughout the year, while enrolled in school.This position is being advertised at the Administrative Band level. The base salary range for this position is $14.94 - $18.00/hour. Locality Pay is authorized.Sophomore $14.94 per hour plus locality payJunior/Senior $15.88 per hour plus locality payGraduate or Law Student $18.00 per hour plus locality payThe student cooperative performs specialized duties with continuing responsibility for projects, questions, or issues that arise in the area of assignment/curriculum. Each assignment typically consists of a series of related actions or decisions prior to final completion.

  • Addresses a wide variety of problems or situations common to the segment of the program or function to which the employee is assigned. Decisions or recommendations are based on the development and evaluation of information that comes from various sources.
  • Identifies and studies factors or conditions and determines their interrelationships as appropriate to the defined area of work.
  • Takes or recommends actions that are consistent with the objectives and requirements of the program or functions.
  • Recognizes the dimensions of the problems involved, collects the necessary information, establishes the facts, and takes or recommends action based upon application or interpretation of established guidelines.
  • Applies critical and innovative thinking to address and develop audit/review approaches.
  • Provides applicable oral and written support for briefings and other related products.
  • Adapts and interacts well in situations that involve diverse team and work dynamics.

Data Engineer (External)

Job Number: 
2022-135-11503708-PC
Grade: 
Journey Band
Location: 
Arlington, Virginia
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Brief Description: 

The USPS OIG is seeking a highly qualified applicant to fill our Data Engineer position in the Research & Insights Solution Center (RISC), Data Analytics group located in Arlington, Virginia. Bring your skills and voice to our team! Do you enjoy turning raw data into useful information to solve complex business problems? Are you creative and forward thinking in applying problem solving techniques? If so, this may be the perfect opportunity for you. The Research and Insights Solution Center (RISC) is the chief data and research component of the OIG, comprised of data scientists, data analysts, geographic information system professionals, investigative analysts, researchers, and other business analysts. Our Analytics group offers the opportunity to drive value to the organization by designing, developing, and adapting mathematical, statistical, econometric, and other analytical solutions for our audit, investigation, research, and support functions.

Data Engineer (Internal)

Job Number: 
IA# 2022-130-11503782-PC
Grade: 
Journey Band
Location: 
Arlington, Virginia
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, June 1, 2022
Brief Description: 

This announcement provides the opportunity for a reassignment/promotion to the position of Data Engineer position in the Research & Insights Solution Center (RISC), Data Analytics group located in Arlington, Virginia. Bring your skills and voice to our team! Do you enjoy turning raw data into useful information to solve complex business problems? Are you creative and forward thinking in applying problem solving techniques? If so, this may be the perfect opportunity for you. The Research and Insights Solution Center (RISC) is the chief data and research component of the OIG, comprised of data scientists, data analysts, geographic information system professionals, investigative analysts, researchers, and other business analysts. Our Analytics group offers the opportunity to drive value to the organization by designing, developing, and adapting mathematical, statistical, econometric, and other analytical solutions for our audit, investigation, research, and support functions.

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