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MOTOR VEHICLES, DEPARTMENT OF

Title:  INVESTIGATOR
Salary: $3,902.00 - $6,194.00
Posted: 02/12/2013

Job Description:
This is a Peace Officer position subject to P.O.S.T requirements. Conduct routine investigations/provide direct investigative witness/advisory assistance to law enforcement/allied agencies/DMV legal staff; effects/assists in arrests of criminal suspects; issue misdemeanor/registration violation citations; assist in search warrants; other duties as required. CRITICAL SKILLS: Knowledge of law enforcement principles, program knowledge, investigative ability, written/verbal communication. Applicants must pass a background investigation, a fingerprint/criminal record clearance, and psychological and medical examinations in accordance with any state hiring restriction prior to hire. To be considered applying for the job vacancy, you must submit to the address indicated below, a completed: Standard State Application (STD 678), and the Pre-Employment Behavioral Standards Letter located at http://apps.dmv.ca.gov/dmv_careers/Investigator_PreEmployment.pdf. Indicate on your Application the source of your eligibility; ie, lateral transfer or list appointment. If using 'list' eligibility, you must submit a copy of your college degree or transcripts. You will not be considered for this position if you fail to submit all documents. Write number 345-8610-XXX on your application.

Fingerprint/Criminal Record Clearance required before hire. Selected candidate will be required to participate in the DMV Pull Notice Program. This is a sensitive position and may be subject to substance testing. “This position(s) may be subject to allocation approval by the Human Resource Branch.” A training & development assignment will not be considered. Salary Range shown is the minimum and maximum for a full time appointment. Salaries for part-time and/or intermittent appointments may vary. Salary posted is the actual base pay of classification. Actual base pay will be reduced pursuant to the Personal Leave Program (PLP). “SROA/Surplus candidates are encouraged to apply.”

Additional Information:

Working Title Position Number
INVESTIGATOR 525 - 345 - 8610 - XXX
Location County
INV - KERN COUNTY KERN
Timebase Tenure
Full Time Permanent   month(s)
Final Filing Date: Department Link:
Until Filled None Specified
Contact Unit/Address Contact Name/Phone
DMV - INV
2120 BROADWAY, MS N223
SACRAMENTO, CA 95818
RENEE FRAZIER
916 657 6429

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