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Chief Investigator, Solicitor General Grade 23


Fulton County Office of the Solicitor General


Various Locations in Fulton County, GA


Essential Functions:

The following duties are normal for this position. The omission of specific statements of the duties does not exclude them from the classification if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment for this classification. Other duties may be required and assigned.

Supervises, directs, and evaluates assigned staff: develops and oversees employee work schedules to ensure adequate coverage and control; compiles and reviews timesheets; approves/processes employee concerns and problems and counsels or disciplines as appropriate; assists with or completes employee performance appraisals; directs work; acts as a liaison between employees and management; interviews applicants and makes hiring decisions; conducts background investigations on applicants; and trains staff in operations, policies, and procedures.

Organizes, prioritizes, and assigns work; prioritizes and schedules work activities in order to meet objectives; ensures that subordinates have the proper resources needed to complete the assigned work; monitors status of work in progress and inspects completed work; consults with assigned staff to assist with complex/problem situations and provide technical expertise; provides progress and activity reports to management; and develops or revises procedure manuals.

Manages operations and activities of the Investigations Division: oversees, leads, and advises on all investigative work; implements and ensures compliance with division protocols, policies and procedures; leads investigative team meetings; drafts and monitors division budgets for equipment, training, and other needs; conducts case reviews or audits; ensures evidence and witnesses are secured for trials; ensures equipment and vehicles are properly maintained; resolves investigative issues and complaints; and prepares departmental reports. Please see complete job description online.


Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree in criminology, criminal justice or a related field required; supplemented by five years of progressively experience in law enforcement or investigative fields to include lead or supervisory experience and seven years of experience in the field; or any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job.

Specific License or Certification Required: Must possess and maintain a valid Georgia driver's license. Must possess and maintain Georgia Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Certification.

Specific Knowledge, Skills, or Abilities: Must be able to demonstrate proficiency in performance of the essential functions and learn, comprehend, and apply all county or departmental policies, practices, and procedures necessary to function effectively in the position. Requires knowledge of federal, state, and local criminal laws and statutes, court rules and procedures, and methods and techniques used to conduct criminal investigations. Requires knowledge of the geography of the metropolitan Atlanta area. Requires interpersonal and communication skills to effectively interview, interrogate, persuade, or otherwise interact in the course of invest

How to Apply:

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