Investigator - Professional Standards Unit - Sheriff, Denton, Texas

Created 11/25/2021
Reference 479920
Job type Full Time
Country United States
State Texas
City Denton
Zip 76201
Salary $59,900.00 - $69,484.00 Annually
Description

THIS POSTING MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME ONCE A SUFFICIENT NUMBER OF APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED.

The Investigator performs investigative law enforcement work for a department of assignment. Work involves investigating crimes and complaints, securing evidence, and apprehending and preparing prosecution of criminal offenders. Employee is responsible for investigating various misdemeanor and felony offenses such as robbery, assault, larceny, homicide, arson, fraud, forgery, rape, and crimes against children. Employee is subject to the usual hazards of investigative and general law enforcement work.

Examples of Duties

Performs a variety of investigative work; collecting evidence, conducting interviews and following up on leads.
Maintains investigative files.
Attends court and presents evidence and testimony as necessary.
Regular and punctual attendance is required.
Conducts comprehensive Internal Affairs investigations on employees of the Sheriff's Office.
Prepares and presents extensive detailed internal written narrative investigations to administration and legal counsel for disposition and appropriate action in accordance with Civil Service Rules.
Screens and evaluates candidate viability based on initial submitted documents.
Conducts Investigative Interviews to establish candidates work history, professional aptitude, and state and/or agency disqualifiers.
Researches and reviews compiled resource information to corroborate and substantiate candidates' background investigation. Prepares detailed narrative referencing applicant employment suitability, credentialing, and integrity based on the investigation.
Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED and minimum three years of patrol experience; or an equivalent combination of patrol experience, education and related experience required.
Completion of some college level course work preferred.
Must be a U.S. citizen.
Certification as a Peace Officer in the State of Texas required. Depending on area of assignment, other certifications and licenses may be required.
Possession of a valid driver's license. Must be able to obtain a State of Texas driver's license within 90 days.
Must be able to pass a State Criminal History background check.

Supplemental Information

INTERNAL ONLY - ONLY DENTON COUNTY EMPLOYEES MAY APPLY.

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Closing Date/Time: 12/1/2021 5:00 PM Central
Employer DENTON COUNTY, TX

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