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Department of Justice

Department of Justice

November 06, 2007

DOJ’s mission is to enforce the law and defend the interests of the United States according to the law, to ensure public safety against threats foreign and domestic, to provide federal leadership in preventing and controlling crime, to seek just punishment for those guilty of unlawful behavior, and to ensure fair and impartial administration of justice for all Americans.

Number of Employees: 103,479

Career Fields:

Security and Protection
Compliance and Enforcement
Administration / Program Management
Information Technology

Future Hiring Projections (FY 2007-09): 17,012

Top Five Occupations:

● Correctional Officer (4,361)
Criminal Investigator (3,689)
Attorney (1,624)
Secretary / Clerk / Assistant (1,402)
Intelligence Analyst (1,035)

Current Vacancies:

Click here for a current list of DOJ vacancies.

Agency Website: Department of Justice

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