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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 05/23/23

Applications Due06/07/23

Vacancy ID131377

AgencyTaxation & Finance, State

TitleInvestigator 1

Occupational CategoryEnforcement or Protective Services

Salary GradeNS

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $79410 to $99213 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Exempt Class

Travel Percentage 40%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Albany

Street Address W.A. Harriman State Office Campus

City Albany


Zip Code12227

Minimum Qualifications Candidates must be eligible for appointment as a NYS Peace Officer as established under NYS Criminal Procedure Law section 2.10 and qualified to carry a firearm.
Under Federal Law, unpardoned felons or persons convicted of a misdemeanor crime of domestic violence are ineligible to carry firearms. Conviction of a felony or misdemeanor may bar candidates from appointment depending upon the relationship of the violation of law to the duties of the position.
Candidates must be eligible for NYS and NYC pistol/carry license.
Confidential Investigators are required to meet physical, medical and psychological standards.
Candidate must possess valid New York State driver’s license and be able to drive government vehicles and travel throughout New York State via car, train or other forms of mass transit. Overnight travel is required.
Preferred Qualifications: Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Familiarity with gathering evidence in a computer-based organization. A Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice or a related field; a Master’s Degree in any field and at least one year of criminal investigative experience; or ten years of internal affairs investigative experience, including state and federal investigations of white-collar criminal activity. Current New York State Peace Officer and DCJS Defensive Tactics Instructor certification is desirable but not necessary.

Duties Description Under the direction of the Director and Assistant Director of Internal Affairs, the incumbent conducts confidential investigations of corruption, official misconduct and other suspected criminal wrongdoing, by Department of Taxation and Finance employees or individuals attempting to obstruct tax administration.
Supervision of investigative staff may be required.
The incumbent must be capable of carrying out duties and responsibilities of a peace officer as defined in Section 2.10 of the New York State Criminal Procedure law.

Additional Comments Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Work schedule will be discussed at interview.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Laurie Carlow

Telephone 518-402-7738


Email Address


Street W A Harriman State Office Campus

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12227


Notes on ApplyingQualified Candidates should submit a letter of interest and resume, including current title and how you qualify. Please reference the vacancy ID number, job title and the Executive Division with your response.

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