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The Department of Justice (DOJ) doesn't make the laws, it just enforces them. The DOJ, one of 15 federal executive departments, is charged with enforcing federal law, defending the rights of US citizens, and representing the legal interests of the US government ... Read more

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
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    I have been working at US Department of Justice full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great issues, great people, much better work-life balance than private practice

    Cons

    the pay at higher levels is pretty depressing

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US Department of Justice Interviews

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    Contractor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Terre Haute, IN
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at US Department of Justice (Terre Haute, IN).

    Interview

    The interview was short and to the point focusing upon skills, knowledge, abilities and others of the job description. I was asked questions in review of my credentials, and review of my experience. I was asked why I wanted the contract. The background investigation took a long time with multiple interviews.

    Interview Questions

    • What is you education level?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    None, I bid and won.

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US Department of Justice Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places To Work in the Federal Government (Large), Partnership for Public Service, 2009

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