CRIMINAL DIVISION-LAFAYETTE or SHREVEPORT: An announcement for a Criminal AUSA, in either the Lafayette or Shreveport Office, is currently on the DOJ Careers website. Additional information about eligibility and requirements can be found in announcement 19-WDLA-AUSA-002. Applicants may submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample and unofficial law school transcript to U.S. Attorney David Joseph, Attn: HR Office, 300 Fannin Street, Suite 3201, Shreveport, LA 71101, email address USALAW.HRO@usdoj.gov (.pdf format please). The closing date of the announcement is February 11, 2019. Applications must be received at this office no later than 11:59 p.m. (CST), February 11, 2019 in order to be considered. The point of contact is HR Officer Kelly Holland, (318) 676-3629
VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT - LEGAL ASSISTANT (OA)/ SHREVEPORT and LAFAYETTE: The U. S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Louisiana is recruiting for a Legal Assistant (OA), GS-986-06/07, for both the Shreveport and Lafayette Offices. The Delegated Examining Announcement # 19-LAW-10415857-DE is posted on USAJobs for all U.S. citizens to apply. This announcement will open on February 5, 2019 and will close on February 20, 2019. Current or past federal employees as well as those eligible for Veterans Employment Opportunity Act (VEOA) may apply under Merit Staffing Announcement # 19-LAW-10415858-MS. This announcement will also open on February 5, 2019 and will close on February 20, 2019. The vacancy announcements include eligibility requirements, qualifications, and instructions on how to apply. For questions concerning the announcement, contact HR Officer Kelly Holland
VOLUNTEER SUMMER LAW INTERN PROGRAM: The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the WDLA is participating in the 2019 Volunteer Student Law Intern Program and will be selecting law students to fill positions in both the Lafayette and Shreveport offices. The vacancy announcements posted on the DOJ Legal Careers Website provide instructions on how to apply. For the Civil or Criminal Division in the Lafayette office, please refer to announcement number 19-WDLA-VSLIP-LAF. For the Civil or Criminal Division in the Shreveport Office, please refer to announcement number 19-WDLA-VSLIP-SHV. Interested applicants should ensure their applications are received in the HR office no later than January 19, 2019. For questions about this announcement, please contact Kelly Holland, HR Officer.