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LEGAL INVESTIGATOR

City of Kansas City Missouri   Kansas City, MO   Full-time     Legal
Posted on June 12, 2022
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LEGAL INVESTIGATOR

(Job Opening ID #515256)


Full-time position available with the Neighborhoods Department, Regulated Industries Division, 635 Woodland.

Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., rotating evening shifts. Processes applications for various types of licenses and permits. Conducts inspections and investigations at those businesses we regulate. Regulated Industries Division works through eight chapters of the ordinance which encompasses twelve different industries that we regulate. Conducts inspections and investigations of liquor licensed businesses such as the arenas and stadiums, concert and special event venues, variety and convenience stores, and taverns throughout the city including those located in entertainment districts such as Zona Rosa, Martini Corner, the Power & Light District and Westport. Also must conduct a variety of other types of inspections and covert investigations which include minor compliance inspections for the illegal sale of tobacco and alcohol, vehicle for hire inspections throughout KCMO to include the arenas, stadiums, and entertainment and shopping districts throughout the city, adult entertainment and adult book store businesses, secondary metal recycling businesses, short term loan establishments, cigarette dealers and businesses that sell new or used tires. Makes daytime inspections and works a rotating night shift so that we can make inspections and investigations during the days and times when businesses are operating at their highest level.

REQUIRES an accredited Bachelor's degree in public or business administration, criminal justice, liberal arts or one of the social sciences and 1 year of experience in the legal field, or criminal, civil, or claims investigation work, or legal research, data gathering, and/or case management; OR an equivalent combination of qualifying education and experience. Must possess a valid state-issued driver's license in accordance with City of KCMO policies. Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and post-offer physical examination as prescribed by the City. Salary Range: $19.34-$33.88/hour

Application Deadline: June 27, 2022. 

EOE. The City of Kansas City, Missouri is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.