Investigative Technician

  • Contract: Full-time

Job Description

Perspecta’s risk decision group is the largest provider of background investigation services for the U.S. government in the federal, intelligence and civilian space. We are currently seeking candidates for an Investigative Technician. Candidates for this opening may work from home. The Investigative Technician is responsible for processing all Letter of Assignment (LOA) submissions, validating case data, entering hard copy case materials into CMS, scoping Investigations, assigning case work to Investigators and providing support to the document retention program. This position provides a wide variety of support to Case Managers and Regional Managers. Work is routine and repetitive and follows various standardized operating procedures.


Essential Functions:

  • Enters case data
  • Identifies case requirements
  • Assigns investigative assignments for completion
  • Updates databases and other tracking tools as necessary
  • Performs a wide variety of administrative/clerical and analytical tasks
  • Follows established process and procedures to ensure all research and paperwork steps have been completed in a timely manner
  • Prepares routine and special reports as required
  • Interacts with various internal and external contacts with a high degree of customer service tracking

Other duties as assigned


The job tasks identified below are representative of those required to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made as appropriate to enable individuals with qualified disabilities to perform these essential functions.

Sit for long periods of time, stand, walk, move about the facility, bend, stoop, and climb stairs; demonstrate sufficient hand, arm and finger dexterity to operate computer keyboard and other office equipment; reach above shoulder height, below the waist, and lift to file documents or store materials; lift and move up to 25 pounds; speak and hear sufficiently to communicate in person and over the phone; read words and numbers; maintain visual ability including close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and to adjust focus; work overtime as required; meet expectations for attendance and punctuality; able to pay attention to details; able to concentrate; interact professionally, cooperatively and productively; perform in a manner that prevents errors and omissions; tolerate a constant, moderate noise level; work independently; carry out assignments to completion within parameters of general instructions, prescribed routines and standard practices; successfully manage stressful work situations; meet multiple deadlines consistently.

Skill Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • New hire orientation
  • Minimum 6 months to 1 year experience in administrative or related field preferred
  • Detail oriented
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent internet research skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimal direction
  • Ability to work with various individuals cooperatively
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Microsoft office proficiency in Word, Outlook and Excel
  • Ability to quickly develop proficiency working with specialized database applications involving data entry
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality requirements of assigned work which will include sensitive, protected materials
  • U.S. citizenship (required for federal security clearance)

About the Company

Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nations most important work. Were a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nations most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselvesto respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.

Perspecta works with U.S. government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many waysnot only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter.

Perspectas talented and robust workforce14,000 strongstands ready to welcome you to the team. Lets make an impact together.

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