Detective Investigator: Investigations – New York City
The Office of the Attorney General is seeking a qualified candidate for a Detective Investigator
position in the location noted above. Candidates should be hard-working, motivated and
committed to public service on behalf of the people of the State of New York.
Investigators, under supervision, work with attorneys to conduct detailed investigations of the
circumstances, facts and conditions connected with complaints and violations of the law, using
the highest level of independent judgment and discretion. These are often highly complex
and sensitive criminal matters which cross county lines and involve white collar crimes.
The qualifications for this position include: Expert interviewing and interrogation skills;
extensive experience in the investigation of all types of criminal activity including white-
collar crime; experience investigating confidential and sensitive matters, such as those
dealing with cooperating witnesses and undercover operations; experience conducting
surveillance and executing search warrants; experience testifying as a witness;
experience utilizing various computer systems; experience working with other law
enforcement agencies; and having established regional contacts at the city, state and
Please respond to Reference No. INV_INVS_NYC_6561_121622, as outlined below.
Deadline for responding is December 16, 2022.
Qualifications in addition to those listed above:
Must have at least ten years of law enforcement experience and current NYS basic police
Must possess a valid NYS driver’s license and have the ability to drive a motor vehicle.
The Public Officer’s Law requires that police officers at the OAG be citizens of the United States
and reside in New York State.
Performance of the duties may require frequent, unscheduled work on evenings and weekends
and requires 24/7 availability. This position is in the exempt class, and incumbents serve at the
pleasure of the Attorney General. The Hire Rate for this position is $ 68,264. Appointments in
NYC receive an additional $3,026 location pay.
Applications are being received online.
INV_INVS_NYC_6561_121622; applicants will be taken to the online application page for this
position. Applicants must be prepared to submit a complete application packet consisting of a
cover letter (include Reference No. INV_INVS_NYC_6561_121622) and resume. Please note:
Failure to submit a complete application will delay the consideration of your application. You
may address your cover letter to Investigator Jobs.
Per Office of the Attorney General policy, confirmation of vaccination status is a condition of
employment for this position. If you are not fully vaccinated, you may be required to provide
negative COVID-19 test results once weekly. The agency will consider religious and reasonable
For questions about an Investigator position with the OAG, the application process or
assistance with submitting your application, please email [email protected] or call
Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. The OAG is an equal opportunity employer and is
committed to workplace diversity.