This position is established as part of the National Labor Relations Board Honors program. The Honors program supports positions working in three different program areas. Program areas covered are: Board, General Counsel- Headquarters, and General Counsel-Field.
This position resides in a Field Office of the National Labor Relations Board. The Field Offices represent the actual operating arm of the Agency, the means through which both the Board and the General Counsel reach the public.
As a Law Clerk (Trainee), GS-0904-11, typical work assignments in the Regions may include:
- Interviewing witnesses of the charging party to ascertain their knowledge of the allegations;
- Obtaining statement of persons interviewed in affidavit form;
- Assisting experienced field examiners and field attorneys in the preparation of complaints; and
- Drafting formal rulings of the Regional Director disposing of all relevant issues and preparing Hearing Officer’s reports at the conclusion of the post-election hearing.
The Ideal Candidate for the GS-0904-11, Law Clerk (Trainee) General Counsel position will have a strong academic law school record. Course study relevant to industrial, labor law and/or labor relations or similar courses in employment are preferred. The candidate should have excellent oral and written communication skills.