Chief Investigator - District Attorney’s Office

County of Santa Clara

The County of Santa Clara, District Attorney’s Office is looking to hire its next Chief Investigator. This executive leader will serve a rewarding career as the commanding officer of the Bureau of Investigation, the peace officer arm of the District Attorney’s Office, leading nearly 90 investigators. This position is responsible for the planning, administration and operation of the investigative division of the District Attorney’s Office. 

Aside from the generous benefit package that comes with this role, this position is rewarded through the realization of its contribution to the County as having one of the lowest crime rates among California’s large counties and among the lowest nationally for metropolitan areas.

An ideal candidate would typically possess considerable training and experience equivalent to graduation from an accredited college or university and five (5) to eight (8) years of experience supervising and administering staff and functions which utilized current trends and scientific methods of criminal investigation. In addition, possession of a Management POST Certificate is required at time of appointment.

For a complete job description and to apply, please go to:
Salary range is dependent upon qualifications.

Final Filing Date: November 25, 2019

If you have any questions regarding this position, contact Quynh Truong, Executive Services at (408) 299-5701. EOE

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