Washington, District Of Columbia

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Paralegal

Works under the direction of Supervisory Paralegal or Project Supervisor. Performs the following tasks while complying with established procedures:
  • Compiles, prepares, and summarizes relevant materials for use by attorneys in discovery and in preparation of motions, briefs and other legal documents; summarizes depositions and other transcripts.
  • Maintains case files; performs simple legal research; indexes, tracks and controls document discovery (including documents produced and received in discovery).
  • Indexes, tracks and exhibits and other materials at depositions and at trial.
  • Prepares exhibit cross-references. Assists attorneys in courtroom.
  • Reviews documents for relevance and privilege according to established guidelines and criteria.
Other examples of the types of work to be performed include compilation of documents for FOIA, production requests, Congressional inquiries, etc. Candidate will be working with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Bureau of Consumer Protection (BCP) as an intake specialist for the Division of Litigation Technology & Analysis (DLTA) team. Duties in this role will include:
  • Perform litigation support and eDiscovery tasks, including managing evidence received from case teams.
  • Assigns and manages litigation support requests entered into the DLTA Request System.
  • Conducts initial review of data received from case teams.
  • Handles the intake of evidence, copying data, completing chain of custody forms, and entering data into the evidence management system.

Qualifications:
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a government security clearance.
  • Must be able to perform detailed work consistently, accurately, and under pressure.
  • Must be able to follow instructions.
  • Must be able to understand task, task objectives, and the context of the task in the litigation support effort as a whole.
  • Must take the initiative to ask questions when necessary to complete task correctly.
  • Must have excellent communication skills.
  • Must be knowledgeable user of office and network applications, such as work processing and databases. (We would train the individual on using our DLTA Request System and our evidence management system.)
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Litigation support experience valued.

Amentum is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran's status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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Washington, District Of Columbia

Amentum brings industry-best expertise, processes, and technology to ensure the availability and reliability of our Government and commercial clients’ vital facilities and equipment. We apply our culture of excellence to operate, maintain, and manage your global assets and complex supply chains to meet modern challenges at home and abroad. You get the confidence that comes from a partner with on a century-long heritage of unrelenting dedication to our clients’ missions across the DoD, civilian agencies, and the IC.

We are looking for skilled Veterans interested in continuing your career in aviation, global logistics, IT and Network support, and also unmanned systems. 

We currently have positions open nationwide and globally to include: Kuwait, Iraq, and other overseas locations!

Amentum’s skilled workforce lives with outcomes rather than just works on them. Our employees hold the most sought-after certifications in the industry, including Program Management Professional (PMP), IT/Cyber, ITIL, and Professional Scrum Master (PSM). Our teams who maintain and modify vehicles, aircraft, and weapons systems work within disciplined environments certified to AS9001D, ISO 9001:2015, AS9110B, and AS9100C standards.

Whether it’s managing facilities supporting the IC’s classified missions, operating UAVs that protect our soldiers, or maintaining military equipment at remote bases abroad, Amentum has the experience, passion, and commitment to meet your critical needs.

What happens after I apply? 

First, you will want to ensure your RecruitMilitary profile is up to date, and you also have the most up to date resume to provide. Once you apply for the role you will be re-directed to complete your employment application on Amentum's career site. Once you complete that application a recruiter will review your skills and qualifications and reach out to you about the role as appropriate. 

 

 

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