Investigations Officer in the Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission

Reference: Police Life

Date Posted: 21 May 2021

Position Type: Full time

Location: Republic of Ireland


The Garda Síochána Ombudsman Commission (GSOC) was established as provided for in the Garda Síochána Act 2005. The mission of GSOC is to provide an independent, high quality and trusted system for dealing with matters involving the possible misconduct of members of the Garda Síochána, in a manner which respects human rights and promotes public confidence.

Investigations Officers are appointed to the grade of Higher Executive Officer and assigned to an investigation role in the Operations Directorate of GSOC, reporting to a Senior Investigation Officer. This is a key management role in GSOC and candidates will be expected to act ethically and in accordance with the highest standards of integrity, honesty, and fairness at all times in keeping with GSOC’s core values.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have at least 2 years’ relevant experience of dealing with criminal and/or disciplinary investigations in a law enforcement or regulatory/statutory environment
  • Have the capacity to conduct enquiries, obtain information, collect and present evidence and to use sound judgment to reach conclusions
  • Have strong information technology skills

Closing date: 3pm on Thursday 3rd June 2021

We are committed to a policy of equal opportunity and encourage applications under all nine grounds of the Employment Equality Act.

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