All Cities, MD
The Contract Investigator (CI) supports national security and suitability investigations, focusing on performing background investigations on behalf of government clients. Contract Investigators will conduct interviews, retrieve records, conduct research and prepare reports of investigations in compliance with federal standards, all laws, and other required federal agency regulations. Contract Investigators type comprehensive reports summarizing facts obtained from these field source interviews and record information and submit for quality review and completeness. Casework is performed throughout the geographic area of responsibility with travel to various places of employment, residence and education institutions. Contract Investigators will be supporting the company on an as-needed basis and no hours are guaranteed. Contractors should be available to work a minimum of ten hours per week when work is available. Must be willing to travel within a 35-50 mile radius from city location. MUST have minimum three (3) years of experience within the past five (5) years conducting general background investigations or as a local, state, military or Federal law enforcement officer.
The Contract Investigator will be utilized as casework dictates. CIs will be responsible for scoping and briefing casework to determine areas of investigative coverage required in accordance with applicable directives and investigative standards and conduct record checks to meet investigative requirements and obtain factual information from a variety of personal and record sources to produce a report of investigation containing all pertinent facts of an individual’s background and character, in accordance with government guidelines and instructions.
ᵒ Conduct federal background investigations in compliance with all laws and other required federal agency regulations.
ᵒ Conduct in-person, one-on-one subject interviews to obtain factual information about the individual’s background and character, in accordance with agency guidelines and instructions.
ᵒ Obtain factual information from a variety of personal and record sources to produce a report of investigation containing all pertinent facts of an individual’s background and character, in accordance with agency guidelines and instructions.
ᵒ Engage in dialogue on a regular basis with managers and representatives at contractor facilities, various U.S. Government organizations, and law enforcement agencies to develop and maintain effective and cooperative working relationships.
ᵒ Local travel, throughout the geographic area of responsibility, to various places of employment, residence and educational institutions, when cases become available.
ᵒ Work load based upon availability of cases in geographic area.
ᵒ Temporary duty assignments in other areas for the country (typically 2-4 weeks at a time) may be available for CIs who are interested.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AT ENTRY
Additional qualifications may be specified and receive preference, depending upon the nature of the position.
Must undergo and meet company standards for background and reference checks, controlled substance testing, and behavioral selection survey, in addition to any mandatory licensing requirements.
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent is required. Additional relevant experience can be substituted for the required education on the basis of one calendar year of experience for one academic year of education.
Competencies (as demonstrated through experience, training, and/or testing):
WORKING CONDITIONS (Physical/Mental Demands)
With or without reasonable accommodation, requires the physical and mental capacity to perform effectively all essential functions. In addition to other demands, the demands of the job include:
All Cities, MD