Alternate Public Defender (North Central) – Criminal Investigator II

The Alternate Public Defender North Central Office is seeking to hire a Criminal Investigator II.  This office serves the Appalachian (Gilmer County), Enotah (White County), Mountain (Habersham County), and Northeastern (Hall County) Circuits.  This investigator will plan and conduct investigations in defense of clients charged with criminal offenses, including client interviews, evident analysis, scene investigation, witness location and interviews, records collection and background checks.  The Investigator will work cooperatively with attorneys to develop strong client relationships, defense theories, and evidence in support thereof.  This position will provide support to clients in need of social services assistance.  This is a non-supervisory position.  The Criminal Investigator II receives general supervision from the Chief Criminal Investigator and the attorneys with whom the Investigator works.

Interested applicants should apply on Team Georgia Careers and submit a cover letter and resume to  Make sure to include “Alternate PD North Central:  Criminal Investigator II” in the subject line of your email.

Description of Duties:  Performs routine investigative work.  Conducts investigations to include assisting in interviewing witnesses, complainants, and/or law enforcement officials and preparing reports on findings in preparation for cases.  Performs other duties as assigned.

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