As a EQUAL OPPORTUNITY INVESTIGATOR at the GS-1860-7, you will
be part of the Office of Field Programs, Equal Employment
Opportunity Commission. If selected, you will investigate cases for
the lead civil rights agency responsible for enforcing federal laws
that prohibit employment discrimination based on race, color, sex,
religion, national origin, age, disability and genetic
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- Interviewing members of the public who contact EEOC because
they believe they have been discriminated against in the workplace.
Providing assistance to them in understanding the laws enforced and
their rights in filing a charge of discrimination.
- Drafting written investigative plans identifying bases and
issues involved in the charge, the applicable theories of law, and
the scope of the investigation.
- Obtaining documentary and testimonial evidence such as
applications and payroll documents that are relevant to issues
- Conducting on-site investigations of employers' facilities,
including reviewing their records and interviewing
- Interviewing witnesses and creating a record of their
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this
1860 Equal Opportunity Investigation
Conditions of Employment
- Must be a U.S. Citizen or National
- Males born after 12-31-59 must be registered for Selective
- Suitable for Federal employment, determined by a background
- May be required to successfully complete a probationary
For the GS-7: You must have one (1) year of specialized
experience at the GS-5 (or equivalent) grade level working in areas
requiring that you determine facts, analyze issues, and interview
witnesses, such as investigating employment discrimination or other
kinds of charges/complaints, labor relations, human resources or
A bachelor's degree with either a 3.0 grade point average (GPA)
based on a 4.0 scale; a 3.5 GPA (4.0 scale) for required courses
completed in your major field of study during your junior and
senior years at a 4-year college or university; class standing of
upper third of your graduating class in the college or university,
or a major subdivision of the college or university; or membership
in a National Scholastic Honor Society certified by the Association
of College Honor Societies, excluding freshman honor societies.
One full year of graduate level education in an accredited or
pre-accredited college or university. The education must
demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and abilities to do the
You must meet all qualification and eligibility requirements by
the closing date of this announcement.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including
volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace
Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional;
philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community, student, social).
Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and
skills and can provide valuable training and experience that
translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for
all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
Foreign Education: If you are using foreign education to meet
qualification requirements, you must send a Certificate of Foreign
Equivalency with your transcript in order to receive credit for
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