Stone Mountain Judicial Circuit
The District Attorney’s Office has an opening for an Investigator in the Pre-Charging Unit. The following duties are normal for this position; other duties may be required and assigned:
The Pre-Charging Unit Investigator prepares investigative files within 5-7 days of a defendant’s arrest. The investigator must have a complete understanding of what is required in a Prosecutor’s case file. These files include all relevant law enforcement investigation information to date, a thorough review of defendant’s criminal history, and following up on investigative leads. The investigator must identify, preserve, and provide time sensitive evidence, which may include video or text message evidence as examples. The case files are often reviewed within 2 weeks of an arrest to prepare for bond hearings and other proceedings. The investigator must have above average computer literacy on a variety of platforms and understanding of report management systems. Must be GCIC Certified and very proficient. The investigator may have to work weekends or holidays.
Employment is contingent upon the completion and satisfactory results of a criminal background check and physical/drug screen.
Interested candidates should email a resume, cover letter, and references by April 10, 2020, to the attention of Stephen Barresi, Deputy Chief Investigator, Major Case, Trial Division and Pre-Charging Unit, at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Preferred Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications/Requirements: Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice or a related field required; three years of experience in criminal justice or criminal investigation; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.
Knowledge/ Skills/Abilities: The candidate must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver’s license; must possess and maintain Georgia Peace Officer Standards and Training Council (POST) certification; possesses a minimum of five (5) years of investigative experience.
Salary Range: Salary and benefits will be commensurate with experience.
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