IRS Office of Chief Counsel Internship Program (Legal Assistant),Internal Revenue Service,03-13-2019,USA Gov

2019-03-14 USAJob USA Government
Deadline:2019-03-27



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Overview

  • Open & closing dates

    03/13/2019 to 03/27/2019

  • Service

    Excepted

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 04 - 05

  • Salary

    $30,132 to $49,574 per year

  • Appointment type

    Internships - Internship with career option; part-time schedule; this is not a summer internship.

  • Work schedule

    Part-Time - Part-time Internship, flexible hours.

Locations

Many vacancies in the following locations:

  • Chicago, IL
  • Saint Paul, MN
  • Cleveland, OH
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Show more locations (3)
Relocation expenses reimbursed

No

Telework eligible

No

This job is open to

  • The public

    U.S. citizens, nationals or those who owe allegiance to the U.S.

  • Students

    Current students enrolled in accredited educational institutions from high school to graduate level. Includes internships, pathways and other student programs.

Clarification from the agency

This opportunity is open to U.S. citizens who are students enrolled on at least a half-time basis, or accepted for enrollment, and seeking a degree (diploma, certificate, etc.) in a qualifying educational institution; have at least a cumulative (overall) 3.0 grade point average or higher on a 4.0 scale; remain in good academic standing; and be at least 16 years of age.

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Announcement number

CCCH-19-PP04

Control number

527232300

  • Duties

    Summary

    WHO IS THE IRS OFFICE OF CHIEF COUNSEL?

    The Office of Chief Counsel is the largest tax law firm in the country.  The Office of Chief Counsel serve America’s taxpayers fairly and with integrity by providing correct and impartial interpretation of the internal revenue laws and the highest quality legal advice and representation for the Internal Revenue Service. Consider working for Chief Counsel. We are as interested in your career as you are!

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    Responsibilities

    WHAT DOES A LEGAL ASSISTANT (OA) INTERN DO?

    As a Legal Assistant student intern in the Office of Chief Counsel, you will gain experience with the largest government law firm while you attend college. You will provide clerical support to the legal staff preparing and assembling documents, maintaining legal files and documents, receiving incoming correspondence, reviewing outgoing correspondence, making travel arrangements, arranging appointments and conferences, receiving telephone calls and visitors and other challenging work.

    Would you like to help serve fellow Americans while being exposed to the work of a Federal career, including experience with solid work assignments that will help you grow professionally through training and mentorship? If your answer is YES, the Office of Chief Counsel Pathways Internship Program is for you! This exciting new program offers students with paid internship opportunities to work in agencies and explore Federal careers while still in school. You will be provided meaningful developmental work at the beginning of your career.

    Following the completion of educational requirements, you may be considered for non-competitive conversion to a career-conditional or term appointment. In order to be converted, you must have completed educational requirements and work requirements (640 hours prior to graduation, unless you meet one of the exceptions specified on the OPM Intern Program information page).

    If you are converted after completion of internship, you will be placed into a Legal Assistant position which has promotion potential to the GS-06 level upon meeting time-in-grade requirements and demonstrating possession of the required competencies.

    WHERE CAN I FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THE PATHWAYS PROGRAM?
    For additional information regarding the Pathways Program, please refer to the following website: www.usajobs.gov/StudentsAndGrads

    The following are the duties of this position at the GS-05. If you are selected at a lower grade level, you will have the opportunity to learn to perform these duties and will receive training to help you grow in this position.

    • Preparing and assembling documents;
    • Maintaining legal files and documents;
    • Receiving/Reviewing incoming and outgoing correspondence;
    • Utilizing software programs such as Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint in preparing correspondence.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    05

  • Job family (Series)

    0999 Legal Occupations Student Trainee

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/527232300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.

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