Disability Rights Florida is accepting applications for an Investigator for north and west Florida to be based in either our Tallahassee or Gainesville office.
Our investigators work with our attorneys to gather facts and information regarding allegations of rights violations as well as to monitor facilities and community settings for compliance with regulations designed to protect the rights of individuals with disabilities. The ideal candidate would have several years of professional experience with investigative techniques such as interviewing witnesses in-person and by telephone, on-site observation, research, and record review. Ability to communicate effectively with a variety of individuals from diverse communities and backgrounds, verbally and in writing, as well as a demonstrated interest in disability rights and a commitment to social justice advocacy, are required. Excellent research and writing skills, along with the ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks are essential to this position. Statewide travel required.
Salary is commensurate with education and experience. A favorable background check is required. Excellent benefits package.
Please submit an application, resume, and a writing sample to Renee Jackson by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, by fax or to 850-617-6691, or by mail to:
Disability Rights Florida
2473 Care Dr. Suite 200
Tallahassee, FL 32308
Deadline to apply is April 16, 2018.
When you apply for a position at Disability Rights Florida, you may need to complete our employment application. It is an accessible PDF file that you can fill it out and signed electronically, save it, and send it to us.
If you want to request an accommodation or need any assistance completing the application, please contact us at 1-800-342-0823.