CITY OF OVERLAND PARK - POSITION DESCRIPTION
The Overland Park Police Department is seeking a highly motivated individual to join our personnel team as a Background Investigator. The position would investigate applicants, interview references, conduct criminal history checks, write reports and help facilitate an applicant through the hiring process.
Checks criminal history and driving record of applicants and processes the information into a report.
Performs non-radio verbal communications.
Must be capable of communicating effectively in the English language to include but not limited to responding to general questions from applicants, exchanging information with other police agencies, speaking to applicant references.
Performs applicant investigation duties to include report writing.
EDUCATION & SPECIAL LICENSE(S)/CERTIFICATIONS:
High school diploma or GED required.
No felony convictions or serious misdemeanors.
Possession of an appropriate, valid driver's license. Capable of being issued a driver's license at time of employment.
Must maintain an insurable driving record.
Must reside within 90 minutes from Overland Park Police Department Stations.
Must successfully pass polygraph exam and police background check prior to employment.
None. Prior Law Enforcement experience is strongly preferred.