Independent Contractor – Paperproof: Washington DC, St Louis MO; Prisons: McFarland

Independent Contractor

The self-employed Independent Contractor Background Investigator will conduct national security public trust pre-employment background investigations, focusing on providing a quality case report in a timely manner to the IDS customer. IDS is recruiting Independent Contractor Investigators with at least 1 year investigative experience. At least 1 year experience conducting federal background investigations for federal agencies such as DoD, DCSA, or DHS is preferred. Independent Contractor Background Investigators will be compensated on a completed item basis, not an hourly rate.

Responsibilities include:

  • Review case papers
  • Conduct comprehensive interviews with subject and sources to establish reputation, character, and qualifications of the subject
  • Write clear concise reports
  • Provide any required edits or additional information within 48 hours of request
  • Monitor pending cases to ensure compliance with ACD date

Requirements include:

  • 1 year of prior investigative experience
  • Ability to manage case load and meet customer required deadlines
  • Communicate effectively verbally and in writing
  • Exceptional telephone and in person etiquette
  • This is a contractor position (1099 for tax purposes), not an employee. The workload will vary, based on the needs of the customer, and may require travel within and outside of a home area.
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