District Attorney Investigator I/II - Extra Help District Attorney Investigator I/II

  • Merced County, CA
  • Merced, California
  • Jan 24, 2019
Full Time Legal Services
  • Salary: $4,905.33 - $6,779.07 Monthly

Job Description

This recruitment is being established to obtain a current eligible list for both full time and extra help vacancies. Extra help are not entitled to county benefits and are limited to a maximum of 25 hours per week. Extra Help pay rateis from $28.30 to$32.15 per hour.

Duties may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Plans, directs and performs criminal, family support, and child abduction investigative work.
  • Interviews complainants, suspects and witnesses; Prepares reports and presents all significant data.
  • Prepares and executes warrants for search or arrest and related affidavits and returns.
  • Uses and maintains surveillance devices, photographic and recording equipment.
  • Assists other law enforcement agencies, including Federal, State and local on a request-to-assist basis.
  • Assists trial attorneys in evidence review and evaluation as well as preparation of cases for trial.
  • Develops the necessary information required by the exigent of disclosure of information.
  • Conducts investigations into white collar crime, consumer fraud, official misconduct, insurance sales, corporate securities, stock and bond transactions, and false and misleading promotions.
  • Assists in Grand Jury investigations and presentations.
  • Searches for hidden assets and physical control of suspect business enterprises.
  • Investigates alleged violations of Revenue and Taxation, Election Laws and in other specified areas as directed.

Minimum Qualifications:

Level I
One (1) year of experience performing criminal or civil investigations.

Level II
Two (2) years of experience performing criminal or civil investigations.

Both Levels require:


Equivalent to graduation from a four (4) year college or university with a degree in criminology, social work, law enforcement or a closely related field. (Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the education on a year-for-year basis.)

Possess a valid California driver's license at time of appointment and maintain.

Possession of a valid Basic P.O.S.T. Certificate.

Closing Date/Time: Continuous