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United States Department of Justice Careers

The Department of Justice (DOJ) leads the nation in ensuring the protection of all Americans while preserving their constitutional freedoms. As a Justice employee you'll be a member of a team where you can achieve your career goals and apply your skills and talents to our important mission. Read more about the exciting opportunities available.

The Department of Justice has a wide variety of careers in a number of offices throughout the country. Some of these occupations include:

  • Attorney
  • Criminal Investigator
  • Correctional Officer
  • Financial Management
  • Contract Specialist
  • Accountant/Auditor
  • Paralegal Specialist
  • Human Resource Specialist
  • Budget Analyst
  • Legal Assistant
  • Information Technology
  • Intelligence Research
  • Forensic Scientist
  • Safety and Occupational Health