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    This position is located with the Department of Defense Office of Inspector General (DoD OIG), Office of the Deputy Inspector General of Investigations (DIG INV), Defense Criminal Investigative Service (DCIS), and Western Field Office (WFO).

    The incumbent of this position is a trainee criminal investigator assigned in a developmental capacity to a DCIS Field Office or Resident Agency; receives training and guidance on investigative methodology, techniques and policy; and performs the investigative duties associated with that position. As a Criminal Investigator, your typical work assignments may include the following under supervision:

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    • Conduct investigations that may result in criminal or civil/administrative prosecution and criminal or civil/administrative penalties.
    • Conduct arrests, searches, and seizures in accordance with the U.S. Constitution, pertinent laws, regulations, directives and court decisions; includes collection and the preservation of physical evidence.
    • Analyzing allegations, complaints, referrals, and investigations to identity issues involved and the types of evidence need to properly address each matter.
    • Preparation of comprehensive investigative reports in order to present complex and conflicting findings in a clear, logical, impartial, comprehensive, and concise manner.
    • Advising and/or assisting prosecutors in the preparation of investigations for presentation to Grand Juries, and/or appear as a witness before Grand Juries and trial courts, or participate in other legal proceedings.
    • Conducts liaison activities with other internal and external stakeholders and partners, including Federal, State, and local agencies, representing the interests of the employing agency.
    • Comply with all existing policies, procedures and guidelines (including the use of force policy) pertaining to use, display, safety and maintenance of firearms and intermediate weapons.

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be expected to travel up to 25% for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    1811 Criminal Investigation

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/501232500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.