[Jobs] Fwd: Attorney-Advisor opening with Social Security Administration
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Tue Aug 28 00:11:42 UTC 2018
>washingtonattorneyswithdisabilitiesassociation at googlegroups.com
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>On Behalf Of Conrad Reynoldson
>Sent: Sunday, August 26, 2018 11:14 AM
>To: WashingtonAttorneyswithDisabilitiesAssociation at googlegroups.com
>Subject: [WADA] Fwd: Attorney-Advisor opening
>with Social Security Administration
>The Social Security Administration has Attorney
>Advisor positions open in its Eugene, Oregon,
>Seattle, Washington, and Spokane, Washington,
>offices. We kindly request that you please post
>the job openings (shown below) to your
>organizationâs website and/or forward the
>description to your members via e-mail.
>If you have any questions, please contact me.
>Thank you in advance for your attention to this matter.
>Regional Management Officer
>Office of Hearings Operations Region 10
>206.615.2242 42 (office)
>Posting for Job Openings
>Agency: Social Security Administration
>Position: Attorney Advisor
>Type of Appointment: Full-time-Excepted Service
>(Not to Exceed (NTE)) Four-year (4) appointment,
>may be extended or made permanent).
>Geographic Region: Pacific Northwest
>Locations: Eugene, Oregon, Spokane, Washington and Seattle, Washington
>Application Deadline: as soon as possible
>Start Date: Acceptance required by 9/30/18 but
>new employee can report up until 10/14/18
>Position Description and Duties:
>The position is for an Attorney Advisor for the
>Social Security Administration Office of
>Hearings Operations. The issues largely relate
>to disability determinations in applications for
>Social Security Disability Benefits and Supplemental Security Income.
>An Attorney Advisor drafts grammatically and
>technically correct, persuasive, legally
>sufficient decisions on behalf of Administrative
>Law Judges which are supported by the evidence
>and addresses all medical and legal aspects of
>the case. An Attorney Advisor ensures the
>decisions are appropriate for issuance to
>claimants and representatives and are consistent
>with the agency rules and regulations. An
>Attorney Advisor reviews and analyzes remanded
>decisions to ensure Court and/or Agency
>instructions are followed. As appropriate, an
>Attorney Advisor makes recommendations to the
>Administrative Law Judges to ensure an accurate,
>legally sufficient decision is issued.
> Exceptional legal writing skills,
>including ggreat attention to detail.
> Ability to producee high quality work
>product within designated time constraints.
> Ability to review and analyze voluminoous medical records efficiently.
>The Attorney Advisor position is subject to the
>Government General Schedule pay scale. The
>Attorney-Advisor position is categorized as a GS
>9/11/12 position. Salary will be determined
>based on experience as adjusted for the
>locality. See also:
>Submit a cover letter, proof of bar membership
>and good standing, resume, references, and
>writing sample of no more than seven (7) pages
>in length. In addition, you may be required to
>take a time writing test. Please indicate which
>office(s) you wish to be
>considered. Submissions are to be sent to
>Regional Management Officer Joy Jenkins at
>Joy.Jenkins at ssa.gov<mailto:Joy.Jenkins at ssa.gov>. No phone calls, please.
>Conrad Reynoldson, Attorney at Law
>Washington Civil & Disability Advocate
>3513 NE 45th Street, Suite G
>Seattle, WA 98105
>Office (206) 855-3134
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