Job Summary: Under the general direction of the Senior Investigator, the Assistant Investigator is required to take detailed and comprehensive statements from walk-in complainants. The incumbent is also responsible for assisting the Investigators with investigations and their resolution.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Recording statements from walk-in and or telephone complainants;
  • Devising, in consultation with the Senior Investigator, a plan of action to be pursued in carrying out individual assignments;
  • Making appointments on behalf of the Investigative Team to interview members of the Security Forces and Agents of State;
  • Informing complainants and relevant parties within limits of the status of their investigations;
  • Inspecting and extracting from police or government records information which is relevant to the cases being investigated;
  • Requesting the interview of persons and collecting statements from complainants, witnesses and other persons who may be of assistance in carrying out investigations;
  • Assisting with the intake process and documentation of complaints in conformity with established procedures, where necessary;
  • Attending incident scenes and assisting the Investigators;
  • Maintaining confidentiality over all information obtained pursuant to an investigation;
  • Attending post mortem examinations and taking notes.

Minimum Required Qualifications and Experience

  • Undergraduate Degree and;
  • Two (2) years working experience in customer service or the service industry;
  • Certificate in Investigative Methods and Principles is an asset but not required.

 

Applications accompanied by resumés should be submitted no later than Friday, September 6, 2019 to: hrd@indecom.gov.jm

Thank you for your interest; however, only short listed applicants will be contacted.