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Background Investigator II

Recruitment #180808-C44B-I03


Announcement #: 18-N099
Organization: Office of Background Investigations
Address: 114 NE 31st Street, Oklahoma City OK, 73105
Travel: Occasional

Job Description, essential functions:
The purpose of this position is to ensure compliance with Child Welfare and Child Care background check requirements by providing administrative assistance for Office of Background Investigations staff.  Position is responsible for logging incoming requests, reviewing applications for completeness, answering calls and tracking Child Welfare emergency placements and searching local databases for criminal history.

Job description, marginal functions:
Extensive computer usage.  Will attend all meetings, required trainings, and workshops.

Preference.  Prefer applicants with the following experience/education:
Preference will be given to individuals with experience in child welfare, child care or background checks.

'The Working Hour for this position are 8:00AM to 5:00PM, Monday through Friday (OR) 2:00PM to 11:00PM, Monday through Friday.' Candidate may be required to be on call for nights and weekends.


Positions in this job family are assigned responsibilities for conducting background investigations and criminal history searches on current and prospective employees, community partners, vendors and volunteers.


Level II:
This is the specialist level of this job family where incumbents will be responsible for performing advanced level activities related to background investigations.


Level II:    
Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of a bachelor's degree and one year of professional or technical administrative* experience in business or public administration; or an equivalent combination of education and experience, substituting one year of qualifying experience for each year of the required education.

*Technical administrative experience would include highly complex clerical work gained under the direct supervision of a professional supervisor or manager.


Applicants must be willing and able to fulfill all job-related travel normally associated with this position.

Applicants for the Department of Human Services must be willing to be on-call twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week and to work extended hours and weekends as required.


Please read instructions carefully and include all required documents when you submit your application.

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