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Chief District Attorney Investigator

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Location: Rochester, NY
Title: Chief District Attorney Investigator
Deadline: Until Filled
Salary: $87,421 - $121,011 annually
Agency/Dept.: District Attorney's Office

Description of Duties

PURSUANT TO SECTION 211 of the New York State Retirement and Social Security Law, the Monroe County District Attorney’s Office is conducting a recruitment effort for the position of Chief District Attorney Investigator.  We are canvassing to see if there are any interested non-retirees who would meet the minimum qualifications.

This is the senior level investigator position involving the coordination and supervision of all investigative requests and criminal investigations conducted by the Office of the District Attorney.  This position supervises the Investigators and Investigative Personnel employed by or assigned to the Monroe County District Attorney's Office.  The employee is responsible on a daily basis to the Bureau Chiefs within the District Attorney's Office and reports directly to the Chief of the Pre‑Trial Division.  General supervision is exercised over a professional staff.  This position works in accordance with established practice and procedures set forth by the District Attorney and personally conducts confidential investigations requested by the District Attorney.  Does related work as required.

Minimum Qualifications


(A)  Ten (10) years of paid full-time or its part-time equivalent experience as a police officer that involves specialized investigative experience including such physical crimes as rape, robbery, homicide, arson, assault, burglary, etc.; OR,

(B)  Ten (10) years of paid full-time or its part-time equivalent experience as a police officer at the Sergeant level or higher; OR,

(C)  An equivalent combination of education and experience as defined by the limits of (A) and (B) above.


Possession of a Police Officer Training Certificate issued by the New York State Bureau for Municipal Police Training Council at the time of appointment.

Must be a United States Citizen at the time of appointment.

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