Confidential Criminal Investigator

Exam type: 
Non-Competitive (no exam required)
Department: 
Erie County District's Attorney's Office
Location: 
25 Delaware Ave, Buffalo
Description: 

ERIE COUNTY DISTRICT'S ATTORNEY'S OFFICE

(Anticipated Future Vacancies)

Confidential Criminal Investigator 

Starting Annual Salary: $40,402

Confidential Criminal Investigator The work involves conducting criminal investigations initiated as the result of a complaint received or as the aftermath of a crime actually committed. The investigator may work alone and at odd hours in the capacity of an undercover agent or in cooperation with the Sheriff's Office and/or Federal, State and local police jurisdictions. Responsibilities include the assemblage of sufficient evidence in the form of statements of witnesses or preparation of exhibits to assist in gaining a conviction in a court of law or to warrant a grand jury hearing preparatory to a possible indictment.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A) Completion of a minimum of 60 semester credit hours from a regionally accredited or New York State registered college or university and four (4) years of experience as a police officer, at least three (3) years of which included criminal investigative work experience; or:  B) Graduation from high school or possession of a high school equivalency diploma and six (6) years of experience as a police officer, at least three (3) years of which included criminal investigative work experience; or: C) An equivalent combination of training and experience as defined by the limits of (A) and (B).

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT: Possession of a valid New York State Driver’s License at time of appointment.

To apply for anticipated positions please e-mail your resume to DAinvestigators@erie.gov or mail your resume to:

Hiring Manager
Erie County District Attorney's Office
25 Delaware Ave
Buffalo, New York 14202

Erie County is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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Contact

Phone: (716) 858-8484
Erie County Civil Service Exam Line: (716) 858-8729

Edward A. Rath County Office Building
95 Franklin Street, 6th Floor
Buffalo, New York 14202