Perform duties investigating alleged child abuse, neglect, and/or abandonment in accordance with Chapter 39, Florida Statutes. Must possess a valid State of Florida Child Protection Professional Certification at the time of hire.
Note: The following duties are illustrative and not exhaustive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position. Depending on assigned area of responsibility, incumbents in the position may perform some or all of the activities described below.
Ability to safely operate a motor vehicle.
Note: Applicants must meet the following requirement(s) to be considered minimally qualified for the job.
Possession of a valid State of Florida Child Protection Professional Certification; and
Must live within Hillsborough County or the surrounding counties of Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas, or Polk; and
A passing score on pre-employment testing.
Successful completion of the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office Child Protection Investigator Trainee program.