U.S. Department of Defense – Office of Inspector General
$134,789.00 to $164,200.00
Open & closing dates
$134,789 to $164,200 per year
Pay scale & grade
Permanent - Excepted Service
1 vacancy in the following location:
Relocation expenses reimbursed
This job is open to
Current or former competitive service employees, including:
Career Transition (CTAP, ICTAP, RPL)
This position is located in the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General, Deputy Inspector General for Policy and Oversight (DIG-P&O) Investigative Policy and Oversight (IPO) Directorate, Policy and Program Division. The supervisor is responsible for the Department of Defense criminal investigative policy program, the contractor disclosure program and the Inspector General subpoena program.
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As a Supervisory Criminal Investigator, your typical work assignment may include the following:
Develops policies and direction of the Department of Defense criminal investigations oversight programs with a focus on contractor disclosures, DoD OIG subpoenas and criminal investigative policy
Supervises/leads a staff of criminal investigators and support staff
Manages the Contract Disclosure Program, DoD OIG subpoenas and criminal investigative policies
Conducts and directs criminal investigations as specified by the Inspector General
This is an Excepted Service position. Any appointment made under the provisions of this announcement is excepted from competitive civil service and may require the incumbent to serve a trial period. An applicant receiving such an appointment does not acquire competitive civil service status.
Occasional travel - 10% - You may be expected to travel for this position.
Job family (Series)
1811 Criminal Investigation
Conditions of Employment
Position has been designated as Critical Sensitive; incumbent is required to obtain and maintain a Top Secret security clearance.
Incumbent is required to submit to urinalysis to screen for illegal drug use prior to appointment and is subject to random drug testing for the duration of service with Department of Defense DoD OIG. Organizational entities with the DoD are not required to conduct drug testing for DoD civilian employees moving by transfer or reassignment from one DoD Testing Designated Position (TDP) to another TDP with no break in service within the DoD, unless deemed appropriate on a case-by-case basis by the gaining Component.
This position requires a pre-employment physical exam and a pre-employment physical readiness test. An annual physical exam & annual physical readiness test is required for the duration of employment.
Because you will be required qualify to carry and use government-owned firearms as part of assigned duties (and maintain this qualification). Employees are ineligible for this position if, at any time, they have been convicted of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence, unless the conviction was expunged, set aside, or he/she received a pardon. The applicant selected for this position must be able to qualify and maintain authorization to carry firearms including no current or previous domestic violence charges/convictions.
Incumbent will be required to work, or be available to work substantial amounts of unscheduled overtime duty based on the needs of the agency, and will receive availability pay, a special form of premium pay fixed at 25 percent of the adjusted salary (basic and locality).
If you have not previously successfully completed a trial period with the Federal Government in a similar position, you will be required to serve a one year trial period.
U.S. Citizenship is required for this position.
Requires 10% of temporary duty travel (TDY).
Permanent Change of Duty (PCS-Relocation) expenses WILL NOT be paid.
Recruitment incentives WILL NOT be authorized.
Position(s) may be filled by displaced Department of Defense (DoD) employees through the Priority Placement Program.
Requires the incumbent to possess and maintain a valid state driver's license.
Require Males born after 12/31/1959 must be registered for Selective Service
One year of specialized experience at or equivalent to the GS-14 grade level or pay band in the Federal service that demonstrates experience in the investigation of contractor disclosures, DoD OIG subpoenas and criminal investigative policy. Conducts criminal oversight evaluations and develops conclusions, recommendations and final reports and experience in supervision and/or leading a group of criminal investigators.
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.
There is no substitution of education for experience at this level.
How You Will Be Evaluated
You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.
Once the announcement has closed, your resume and supporting documentation will be used to determine if you meet the qualifications listed on this announcement. If you are minimally qualified, your resume and supporting documentation will be compared to your responses on the assessment questionnaire to determine your level of experience. If you rate yourself higher than is supported by your application package, your responses may be adjusted and/or you may be excluded from consideration for this position. If you are found to be among the top qualified candidates, you will be referred to the selecting official for employment consideration.
All qualified candidates will be evaluated on the following competencies (knowledge, skills, abilities and other characteristics):
Ability to Supervise or Lead
Skill to plan and direct criminal oversight evaluations
Ability to prepare reports, develop and track corrective actions
Background checks and security clearance
Your complete application package includes:
-Resume showing relevant experience (cover letter optional). Resume should include the following: where you worked, job title, duties and accomplishments, employer's name and address, supervisor's name and phone number, starting and end dates (Mo/Yr), hours per week and salary.
-Completed assessment questionnaire.
-Copy of your most recent SF-50, Notification of Personnel Action.
-To claim veterans' preference, submit a DD-214 indicating the most recent dates of service, character of service and type of discharge. To claim 10% or more disability, submit a VA certification letter in addition to a DD-214 (If selected, a completed and signed SF-15 will be required prior to your entrance on duty.). Future military retirees can submit a Statement of Service only if retirement DD 214 or proof of transitional leave is not yet available. The Statement of Service must be signed by, or by direction of, the adjutant, personnel officer, or commander of your unit or higher headquarters and must indicate when your terminal leave will begin, your rank, dates of active duty service, the type of discharge and character of service (i.e. honorable).
Submission of a resume alone is NOT a complete application. This position may require the completion of additional form/s and/or supplemental materials. Failure to provide the required information and/or materials will result in your application not being considered for employment
If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:
Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education
Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.
A career with the U.S. Government provides employees with a comprehensive benefits package. As a federal employee, you and your family will have access to a range of benefits that are designed to make your federal career very rewarding. Learn more about federal benefits
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Eligibility for benefits depends on the type of position you hold and whether your position is full-time, part-time, or intermittent. Contact the hiring agency for more information on the specific benefits offered.
How to Apply
How to Apply
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1. Follow the prompts to complete the assessment questionnaire and upload required documents.
2. Please ensure you click the Submit My Answers button to submit your application.
3. Check application status by logging into your USAJOBS account, clicking Application Status, then More Information for this position. Return to an incomplete application by logging into your USAJOBS account and clicking Update Application in the vacancy announcement. You must re-select your resume and other documents from your USAJOBS account or your application will be incomplete.
To fax supporting documents you are unable to upload, complete this cover page http://staffing.opm.gov/pdf/usascover.pdf using the vacancy ID number. Fax your documents to 1-478-757-3144.You are highly encouraged to establish a USAJOBS account and submit your application package online so that you can receive status updates. If you cannot apply online:
1. Click to view and print the assessment questionnaire.
2. Print this 1203FX form to provide your response to the assessment questionnaire https://www.opm.gov/forms/pdf_fill/OPM1203fx.pdf
3. Fax the completed 1203FX form along with any supporting documents to 1-478-757-3144. Your 1203FX will serve as a cover page for your fax transmission.
PLEASE NOTE: When completing the 1203-FX, be sure to select only one response for each question. Selecting more than one response for a question may result in your application package being rated ineligible
Agency contact information
DODIG - DIG FOR POLICY AND OVERSIGHT
4800 Mark Center Drive
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You will receive emails at various points in the evaluation process to notify you of: 1) receipt of your application; 2) after further evaluation, whether or not you are referred to the selecting manager for consideration and possible interview; and 3) the final disposition of your application when recruitment is complete.
To check the status of your application or return to a previous or incomplete application, log into your USAJOBS account, select My Applications, and click on the more information link under the application status for this position.
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A reasonable accommodation is any change to a job, the work environment, or the way things are usually done that enables an individual with a disability to apply for a job, perform job duties or receive equal access to job benefits.
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An employee with a disability needs an accommodation to perform the essential job duties or to gain access to the workplace.
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You can request a reasonable accommodation at any time during the application or hiring process or while on the job. Requests are considered on a case-by-case basis.
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U.S. Department of Defense – Office of Inspector General
Website : http://www.dodig.mil/
The Department of Defense Inspector General was established in 1982. The mission of DoD IG; as established by the Inspector General Act of 1978, as amended, (5 U.S.C. Appendix); and implemented by DoD Directive 5106.01, "Inspector General of the Department of Defense," is to serve as an independent and objective office in DoD to: a) conduct, supervise, monitor, and initiate audits, evaluations, and investigations relating to programs and operations of the Department of Defense, b) provide leadership and coordination and recommend policies for activities designed to promote economy, efficiency, and effectiveness in the administration of, and to prevent and detect fraud and abuse in, such programs and operations,