Skip over navigation
mySkills myFuture Start Page

Occupation information for

Equal Opportunity Representatives and Officers
District Of Columbia

Choose a Location




Monitor and evaluate compliance with equal opportunity laws, guidelines, and policies to ensure that employment practices and contracting arrangements give equal opportunity without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

Compare Skills 


Currently Employed: 3,060

Projected Annual Job Openings: 60

Typical Hourly Wage: $31.37 - $48.44

Typical Annual Salary: $65,200 - $100,800

See Job Listings (4)
Find Businesses

typical training

Typical education needed for entry: Bachelor's degree

Typical work experience needed for a job in this occupation: None

Typical on-the-job training once you have a job in this occupation: Moderate-term on-the-job training

Find Training

typical job duties

  • Investigate employment practices or alleged violations of laws to document and correct discriminatory factors.
  • Prepare reports related to investigations of equal opportunity complaints.
  • Interview persons involved in equal opportunity complaints to verify case information.
  • Study equal opportunity complaints to clarify issues.
  • Interpret civil rights laws and equal opportunity regulations for individuals or employers.
  • Meet with persons involved in equal opportunity complaints to arbitrate and settle disputes.
  • Develop guidelines for nondiscriminatory employment practices.
  • Prepare reports of selection, survey, or other statistics and recommendations for corrective action.
  • Monitor the implementation and impact of guidelines for nondiscriminatory employment practices.
  • Coordinate, monitor, or revise complaint procedures to ensure timely processing and review of complaints.

tools & technology

  • Desktop computers
  • Notebook computers
  • Personal computers
  • Personal digital assistant PDAs or organizers
  • Special purpose telephones

  • Analytical or scientific software
  • Compliance software
  • Human resources software
  • Spreadsheet software
  • Word processing software

Site Map  |   Tell Us What You Think  |   Developers  |   Download: Download Adobe PDF Reader Download Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer Download Microsoft Word Viewer Download Microsoft Excel Viewer