Job Details

Legal Staff Paralegal in Mcchord Afb, WA

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Company name

U.S. Army Medical Command

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Legal Staff

Practice Area

Government and Government Relations

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Mcchord Afb, WA

Date Last Verified

Apr 18,2018

Posted on

Apr 17,2018

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Profile

Paralegal Specialist; GS 9 Duties: The candidate will provide paralegal support for the Soldiers' Medical Evaluation Board Counsel (SMEBC) and legal services to soldiers undergoing disability processing and medical evaluation boards (MEB). Will act as liaison with the Physical Evaluation Board (PEB) Office of Soldiers Counsel, the servicing PEB, and the U.S. Army Physical Disability Agency. Provide legal assistance and make referrals for retired soldiers in MEB counsel. Prepare drafts and outlines covering specific legal issues for use by the assigned attorney. Assist reserve attorneys on temporary active duty. Support attorneys, clients, and witnesses by assisting with travel requests.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: The candidate should have successful completion of Master's or equivalent graduate degree, or 2- full years of progressively higher level graduate education leading to such a degree that demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to do the work of the position or an LL.B. or J.D. degree if related.

Deadline:19 April, 2018.

Note: This job is open to Career transition (CTAP, ICTAP, RPL); Federal employees who meet the definition of a "surplus" or "displaced" employee; Family of overseas employees; Family members of a federal employee or uniformed service member who is, or was, working overseas; Federal employees - Competitive service; Current or former competitive service federal employees; individuals with disabilities; Military spouse and Veterans.

Additional info

Announcement number NCMD187178456410D Send resume, letter of interest; Law school transcript (unofficial copy is acceptable); and Writing sample. Apply online. No emails. Visit website for more details.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
U.S. Army Medical Command
314 Johnson Street
Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21005-5283