Website City of San Diego
City Attorney Investigator positions conduct a wide variety of pre-trial investigations related to lawsuits in which the City is a party or in the prosecution of civil, criminal, or administrative cases; locate and interview witnesses; gather documents, statements and other factual material; research City Council actions or actions of other legislative bodies, review permits and plans for development and construction of private and public infrastructure and other projects; photograph and/or record evidence; participate in the discovery process; serve subpoenas and summonses; prepare declarations, affidavits and other materials required for court motions, or search and arrest warrants; analyze data and prepare reports and recommendations; attend trials and hearings to assist attorneys and testify when necessary; conduct special investigations; attend property inspections; and perform other duties as assigned.
- Additional qualifying experience may be substituted for education lacked on a year-for-year basis. One year of full-time experience = 30 semester/45 quarter college-level units.
- EXPERIENCE: Two years of full-time civil, criminal, or law enforcement investigative experience performing the full range of duties involved in the investigation of civil or criminal cases such as public liability claims, land use, constitutional claims, traffic accidents, consumer fraud, domestic violence, code enforcement, narcotics, or gang activity. Qualifying investigation experience must include the full range of investigative responsibilities such as locating and interviewing witnesses; conducting surveillance; photographing and/or recording evidence; serving subpoenas and summonses; preparing declarations, affidavits, and other related documents for court motions, or search and arrest warrants; retaining expert witnesses and providing case-specific information to experts; and assisting attorneys at trials at hearings.
- Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent education (i.e., minimum completed units = 120 semester/180 quarter).
- LICENSE: A valid California Class C Driver License is required at the time of hire.
Company: City of San Diego
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: San Diego, CA, US
Application Deadline: N/A