Supervisory Attorney Adviser Job in NORFOLK, VA

Vacancy No. Department U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Salary $119,285.00 to $155,073.00 Grade 15 to 15
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 9/14/2017 Close Date 10/4/2017
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  • Open & closing dates

    09/14/2017 to 10/04/2017

  • Salary

    $119,285 to $155,073 per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 15

  • Work schedule

    Full-Time - Full Time

  • Appointment type



1 vacancy in the following location:

Relocation expenses reimbursed

Yes Payment of Permanent Change of Station (PCS) costs is authorized, subject to the provisions of the Joint Travel Regulations

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  • Duties



    About the Position:
    **A federal service incumbent (or an applicant who wishes credit for service to qualify based on federal service) who wishes to apply for a vacancy must have completed a minimum of 52 weeks of service at a grade no more than one grade lower (or equivalent) than the position to be filled prior to the closing date of the vacancy announcement. A candidate claiming credit for time in grade based on salary under NSPS (or other personnel system other than GS) must demonstrate in their resume Time-in-Grade eligibility and provide supporting documentation (e.g. copies of SF 50) with his/her application.**

    Who May Apply:

    • U.S. citizens
    • U.S. nationals
    • Excepted Service Employees

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    As District Counsel, you will be responsible for all phases of the legal program necessary to execute a major operating program for the Corps of Engineers consisting of planning, design, construction, operation and maintenance activities related to Civil Works and Military projects. Provides expert legal advice and assistance to the District Commander and his staff on complex legal matters involving policies, procedures, draft litigation, and contract issues pertaining to the work and activities of the District. Plans, directs and reviews work of subordinates for conformance to policy. Personally performs work related to the most complex, controversial or unprecedented legal cases. Serves as senior leader in the District, in support of Command policies and management initiatives, participation in strategic planning and corporate leadership matters.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Business travel may be required up to 20% of duty time

    Supervisory status


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    U.S. Citizens, nationals, and excepted service employees

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