Back to all The Midtown Group jobs

Posted: Thu Mar 14 2024

Senior Investigator (Coordinator)

Washington, DC


One of our DC Government partners is looking for an experienced Senior Investigator to join their Labor & Employee Relations work group to assist with complex investigations of employees, contractors, and other internal contacts. These investigations will be administrative in nature but could have criminal implications as well. This role will interview and start ASAP and continue at least through September. Ideal pay is around $40/hour!


  • Performs initial review and assessment of incident reports detailing allegations of employee misconduct; works with supervisor in determining which cases require official investigation; and assigns cases to investigators.
  • Conducts complex and sensitive investigations by interviewing complainants, witnesses, and subjects to obtain statements associated with employee misconduct allegations against employees, volunteers, and contractors; and supports less experienced investigators in investigation process.
  • Prepares appropriate investigative reports that will be used in employee disciplinary hearings and assists in suitability assessments for continuous employment or services; and reviews investigative reports of more junior investigators.
  • Serve as investigations representative on joint investigations with the Office of the General Counsel, Labor Management& Employee Relations, and other offices on multi -divisional issues.
  • Liaises with local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies during administrative investigations that have criminal implications.
  • Testifies in hearings and court proceedings when applicable; and assists with background investigations to determine eligibility of current and future employees, contractors, and volunteers to interact with students in accordance with federal and local regulations.
  • Maintains good relations with personnel and the local community police during the investigative process.
  • Oversees daily operations for the Investigations team in the absence of the Manager, Investigations.


  • Bachelor's degree and two to four years of related work experience.
  • Master's degree preferred.
  • Previous experience in the education sector or in conducting interviews of young children a plus.
  • Working knowledge of federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies, criminal rules of evidence, constitutional rights, search and seizure procedures, arrest authority, courts, administrative procedures, and Directives.

For 32 years, the Midtown Group has been connecting talented professionals with incredible employment opportunities.

We are a small, woman-owned business certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC). Operating from our headquarters in Washington, DC, we provide trusted staffing services nationwide. Our clients include thousands of the most prestigious Fortune 500 companies, law firms, financial organizations, tech innovators, non-profits, and lobbying firms, as well as federal, state and local government agencies.

Whether you’re looking for a temporary role or direct hire position, Midtown wants you to Love What You Do.

To get you there, we can navigate the best options in your industry, connect you directly to hiring managers, and give you the insider tips you need to nail your interview.

You’ve got the skills. You’ve got the experience. Let Midtown get you the response your resume deserves.

Check us out! Finding the perfect fit should always be this easy.

The Midtown Group is An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

The Midtown Group