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Employment Opportunities

IDS is always looking for talented individuals to join our elite team.

We offer our Full-time employees and their dependents a package of medical, vision and dental benefits. This package also includes optional coverage including: supplemental employee and family life insurance, short and long term disability insurance, and health plan upgrades.

IDS believes in the importance of a work/life balance for our employees.  Providing benefits that allow IDS employees to choose what is best for themselves and their families is an investment in the future of IDS.  IDS offers the following benefits to all employees:

Retirement and Savings Plans

  • 401k
  • Marketplace (corporate discounts on a wide variety of services and items)

Continuing Education

  • Books, video courses, self-directed courses and certificate programs for work or personal learning

Employee Assistance

  • Counseling services
  • Everyday items like childcare, elder care, legal documents, will kits, etc.

Full time employees are eligible for the following benefits:

  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Time Off
  • Basic Life Insurance
  • Health insurance (employer/employee participation in cost, multiple plans with some including HSA accounts)
  • Voluntary dental and vision
  • Voluntary disability insurance
  • Voluntary supplemental life insurance

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Independent Contractor Opportunities

IDS is seeking experienced Independent Contract Investigators throughout the United States and U.S.Territories. Applicants must have a minimum of one year experience conducting Public Trust and/or National Security Background Investigations. Applicants will be considered based on their experience and location. IDS has immediate openings in many locations.

Contract Investigators will conduct thorough Public Trust Background Investigations. Investigators will conduct in-person interviews with the potential new hire, their family, friends, neighbors and employers. They may execute additional record searches at courthouses, educational institutions, financial institutions, police agencies, and medical/mental health facilities. Information obtained will be documented in a clear and concise report prepared by the Investigator.

  • Have a minimum of one year experience conducting Public Trust and/or National Security Background Investigations. Candidates without one year of experience will not be considered.
  • Pass an extensive background check, or have a favorably adjudicated SSBI within the most recent 3 years.
  • Be a U.S. citizen.
  • Have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation with proof of current auto insurance
  • Be willing to travel within a 100 mile radius from their home.
  • Be properly licensed and insured (E&O) and willing to name IDS as an additional insured on their E&O policy.
  • Be self motivated and have the ability to work independently.
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Have the ability to professionally and effectively interact with a variety of individuals.
  • Intermediate typing (30+ WPM) and computer skills.
  • A personal computer with a minimum operating system of Window 2000 or newer.
  • A full version of Microsoft Word.
  • Adobe Acrobat version 5.0 or higher.
  • Internet access with a high speed connection. with up-to-date definitions at all times.
  • Other items to consider: paper shredder, fax machine and printer.

Independent contractors are not employees of IDS, but are self employed. They are responsible for filing their own taxes. IDS provides a 1099 form. They are not eligible to receive benefits and may not receive full-time workloads from IDS. They are compensated based on completed assignments.

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