Attorney - Advisor


Vacancy ID: 766550   Announcement Number: HHS-FDA-EX-12-766550   USAJOBS Control Number: 328926800

Social Security Number

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Vacancy Identification Number

Enter 766550
1. Title of Job

Attorney - Advisor
2. Biographic Data

3. E-Mail Address

4. Work Information

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5. Employment Availability

Are you an ICTAP Eligible?

For information on how to apply as an ICTAP eligible see http://opm.gov/rif/employee_guides/career_transition.asp#ictap.  To be well-qualified and exercise selection priority for this vacancy, displaced Federal employees must be rated at 85.0 or above on the rating criteria for this position.


Are you eligible for Indian preference as defined by the Department of the Interior (DOI) and as evidenced by appropriate Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) authorized certification?


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Are you eligible for the Federal Employment Program for Persons with Disabilities? (For information on Schedule A appointments, see the OPM website.)


6. Citizenship

Are you a citizen of the United States?
7. Background Information

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8. Other Information

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9. Languages

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10. Lowest Grade

Enter the lowest grade level that you will accept for this position. The lowest grade for this position is 14.


14

11. Miscellaneous Information

If you are a male at least 18 years of age, born after December 31, 1959, have you registered with the Selective Service System?


01 Yes
02 No
03 Not Applicable

12. Special Knowledge

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13. Test Location

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14. Veteran Preference Claim

15. Dates of Active Duty - Military Service

16. Availability Date

17. Service Computation Date

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18. Other Date Information

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19. Job Preference

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20. Occupational Specialties

Select/enter at least one occupational specialty. The specialty code for this position is:


001 Attorney - Advisor

21. Geographic Availability

Select/enter at least one geographic location in which you are interested and will accept employment. The location code for this position is:


241450031 Silver Spring, MD

22. Transition Assistance Plan

23. Job Related Experience

24. Personal Background Information

If you are applying by the OPM Form 1203-FX, leave this section blank.

25. Occupational/Assessment Questions:

1.

Have you successfully completed a full course of study in a school of law accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) and obtained a professional law degree (LL.B. or J.D.)?

A. Yes
B. No

2.

Are you a current member in good standing of the Bar of a U.S. State, U.S. Territory, U.S. Commonwealth, or the District of Columbia?

A. Yes
B. No.

3.

Applicants must demonstrate four (4) or more years of professional legal experience that is commensurate with the duties and responsibilities of the position.  Such experience includes practicing law in the public or private sector in one or more of the following:  practicing with or before one or more Federal regulatory agencies; drafting or commenting on regulatory documents such as Federal regulations, citizen petitions or petitions for stay of action and/or reconsideration on regulatory matters; drafting legal pleadings; and researching and analyzing complex or controversial Federal statutes and regulations.  This experience must be comparable to the GS-13 grade level in the Federal government.  At the GS-14 level, you must demonstrate that you have the capacity to perform with substantial independence even when working on the most complex or difficult tasks.  

A. I have at least four (4) years of professional legal experience as described above that is commensurate with the responsibilities of the position.
B. I do not have the type of legal experience described above.