This job board retrieves part of its jobs from: Toronto Jobs | Emplois Montréal | IT Jobs Canada

The Land of Lincoln is hiring! New job offers every day

To post a job, login or create an account |  Post a Job

Assistant Inspector General

State of Illinois

This is a Full-time position in Chicago, IL posted June 9, 2021.

Search by keyword (e.g.

County, Job Title etc.)

We continually strive for a workforce that reflects the growing diversity within the State of Illinois.

A variety of employee backgrounds, perspectives, ideas and experiences are crucial to our ability to most effectively serve the public.

Bilingual skills welcome

Reasonable Accommodation Statement

Persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations throughout the hiring process and during performance of all job duties.

Please email the Central Management Services Disability Resource Center at or call (217) 524
– 7514 for further information and to request an accommodation.

Sponsorship for Employment

The State of Illinois does not provide sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g.

H-1B visa status).

To be considered for permanent employment with the State of Illinois, applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.

Disclosure of Salary Information

In compliance with the Illinois Equal Pay Act, 820 ILCS 112/1 et seq., the State does not seek, request, or require a job applicant’s wage or salary history.

Employment decisions are not made based on an applicant’s wage or salary history.

To that end, please do not include wage or salary information in your resume or other profile or application materials .

Date: May 25, 2021

Chicago, IL, US, 60602-3134

Job Requisition ID: 3776

Agency: Office of the Executive Inspector General
Closing Date/Time: TUESDAY, JUNE 15, 2021 AT 4:00 P.M. 
Salary:  65,000-85,000/MO 
Job Type: Salaried Full Time 
County:  Cook 
Number of Vacancies: 1 

Please follow the directions below when applying to this position.


Under management direction of the Deputy Inspector General and/or Deputy Inspector General and Chief, serves as Assistant Inspector General.

The incumbent is responsible for drafting final summary reports for investigative cases conducted by the Office of Executive Inspector General (OEIG) under the auspices of the State Officials and Employees Ethics Act, conducting or assisting with research relating to legal, investigative, disciplinary, and other relevant issues .

This position involves working with information of an extremely sensitive and confidential nature associated with investigations and legal proceedings.

Responsible for drafting final summary reports for investigative cases.

Final summary reports include: documentation of allegations, investigative steps taken, evidence adduced, analyses of ethical and legal implications, findings and recommendations for appropriate action.

Assists in conducting research relating to legal, investigative, labor, disciplinary and other relevant issues under statutes, rules and regulations.

Assists Investigators in development of investigative plans.

Provides legal guidance and resolution of legal issues that arise during investigations.

Prepares subpoenas and assists other OEIG legal staff in research.

Interviews subjects, eyewitnesses and various other parties regarding information to gather, verify, and/or corroborate evidence.

Ensures compliance with internal and external reporting and other statutory obligations by maintaining case logs, providing input on monthly reports, investigative status reports, and reviewing responses and other documents stemming from the issuance of founded reports.

Assists in investigating and issuing revolving door determinations and reviewing the state’s hiring practices to ensure compliance with state and federal hiring practices

Directs the preparation of case files.

Reviews pleadings and testifies before administrative judicatory bodies.

Attends hearings before the EEC.

Draft briefs and provides oral arguments before the EEC as required.

Assists law enforcement authorities.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

graduation from an accredited law school;

successful completion of the Uniform Bar Examination or license to practice law in the United States;

admittance to Illinois State Bar within one year of acceptance of an AIG positions;

prior legal experience in the area of ethics, criminal or labor/employment law is desirable;

ability to balance multiple concurrent priorities;

high ethical standards and the ability to work with sensitive and confidential materials;

ability to travel, including overnight;

flexibility to work independently and in a team environment;

excellent interpersonal, analytical, research, writing, organizational, and communication skills; and

demonstrated knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook) and internet applications.

Physical Requirements

Duties are generally performed in an office setting and typically includes:

• sitting for extended periods of time;

• using personal computer, photocopier, facsimile, telephone, and teleconference equipment;

• handling and transporting documents weighing up to 30 lbs.; and

• standing, reaching, and bending at the waist or bending of the legs.

(The OEIG is a non-code state agency)
Applicants should select the employment tab on our website at and click the “apply for open position” link and follow the instructions for applying.

The OEIG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides reasonable accommodation to applicants and employees with disabilities.

Work Hours: 8:30-4:30  
Work Location:   69 W Washington St Chicago, IL 60602-3134  
Agency Contact:  
Job Function:    Legal and Compliance