Assistant Supervising Investigator/Confidential Investigator

The Special Commissioner of Investigation for the NYC School District

The Office of the Special Commissioner of Investigation for the New York City School District (“SCI”) is seeking an experienced, self-motivated candidate to serve as an Assistant Supervising Investigator/Confidential Investigator.  The successful candidate will work on highly confidential and sensitive investigations concerning corruption, criminal activity, unethical conduct, and other misconduct within the New York City School System.  The successful candidate will be required to question subjects and witnesses, including children, as well as examine/analyze records and documents, and will typically be assigned more complex investigations.   Additional tasks include, but are not limited to: maintaining case records, preparing reports and briefs, analyzing specific data gathered as a result of investigations by this Office, and making recommendations for possible future investigations or legal actions.  The Assistant Supervising Investigator/Confidential Investigator will help with duties such as: 1) scheduling, daily attendance, and staff deployment; 2) training and mentoring less seasoned investigators; 3) case assignments; 4) reviewing paperwork such as memos, final reports, related documents and case files; 5) provide suggestions for proactive investigations and reviews; and 6) take on projects as needed by the office.

*As of August 2, 2021, all new hires must be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus, unless they have been granted a reasonable accommodation for religion or disability.  If you are offered city employment, this requirement must be met by your date of hire, unless a reasonable accommodation for exemption is received and approved by the hiring agency.



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