Supervising District Attorney Investigator

  • Merced County, CA
  • Merced, California
  • Sep 06, 2019
Full Time Legal Services
  • Salary: $37.79 - $45.94 Hourly

Job Description

Duties may include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Receives investigative assignments from the District Attorney and Deputy Attorneys.
  • Conducts special investigations of criminal cases under the jurisdiction of the District Attorney.
  • Locates and interviews witnesses, gathers and prepares evidence, makes arrests and testifies in court.
  • Assists the District Attorney with special administrative studies.
  • Cooperates with law enforcement officers of other agencies.
  • Maintains necessary records and prepares reports.
  • Plans, assigns, and evaluates the work of subordinate Investigative staff.
  • Develops a training program for new staff.

Minimum Qualifications:

Three (3) years of experience performing criminal or civil investigations.

This is the supervisory level in the District Attorney Investigator classification series. This level is distinguished by its responsibility for supervision of the other investigator staff.


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 Advanced P.O.S.T. Certificate. Posses or obtain a Supervisor POST Certificate within one year of appointment.

Closing Date/Time: Continuous