Job Announcement Number:12A-CR-297813-OTH-OGC
This position is located in Office of General Counsel, OGC, Smithsonian Institution, which provides legal advice to the Smithsonian Board of Regents, the Secretary, and other executive and program officers on matters involving the administration of the Smithsonian’s nine research centers, 19 museums and the National Zoological Park. The incumbent of this position is responsible for providing legal advice in a fast-paced environment under the supervision of the General Counsel and the Deputy General Counsel.
- Pass Pre-employment Background Investigation
- Completion a Probationary Period
- Maintain a Bank Account for Direct Deposit/Electronic Transfer
- Males born after 12/31/59 must be registered with Selective Service.
- Submission of a Cover Letter
There is no OPM qualification standard established for positions in the Attorney-Advisor 0905 series, and agencies may establish their own standards for these Excepted Service positions. The Office of Human Resources, Office of General Counsel, Office of the Inspector General, and Office of Contracting and Personal Property Management established the following qualifications criteria for Smithsonian attorney positions:
A. Qualified candidates must (1) possess a Juris Doctor (J.D.) or equivalent degree from a law school accredited by the American Association of Law Schools, and (2) be a member in good standing of the Bar of a State or the District of Columbia.