State of Utah
Full Job Description
Criminal Information Technician I- Criminal History Researcher
This researcher position will provide service to the Bureau of Criminal Identification (BCI) by researching, obtaining, and updating criminal history data. Projects assigned will include querying informational databases, prosecutors, courts, local law enforcement, and the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigations) for the most accurate and up to date criminal record information.
Principal DutiesDesigns, develops, and conducts a variety of research projects; determines appropriate methodologies, information sources, sampling strategies, and data-collection tools, etc.
Research, analyze, interpret, and present data
Facilitate data requests
Training of other employees may be required and deemed necessary
Preference may be given to candidates who:
Have 3 years related research and demonstrated relation
Have effective communication skills
Have experience with UCJIS, Xchange, or Utah Criminal History (UCH)
Requirements:Employment for the selected candidate will be contingent upon the completion and passing of a Level II background.
Fingerprints are required upon hire.
A series promotion to a Criminal Information Tech II may be considered after passing probation and completing necessary training.
Risks found in the typical office setting, which is adequately lighted, heated and ventilated, e.g., safe use of office equipment, avoiding trips and falls, observing fire regulations, etc.
Typically, the employee may sit comfortably to perform the work; however, there may be some walking; standing; bending; carrying light items; driving an automobile, etc. Special physical demands are not required to perform the work.
Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Why Should You Join Our Team?The State of Utah has a large variety of careers for people in both rural and urban areas, with all types of experiences and backgrounds who come together for a singular purpose—to work where they live, to serve the residents and businesses as well as the visitors of the State of Utah.
We have great business partners who want to serve Utah citizens efficiently and effectively, while working within the guidance of their federal and state partners. This is an opportunity to make a difference for Utah citizens while being a pivotal part of an exciting team.
We offer the work life balance, opportunities for growth and the upward mobility you’ve been searching for! Affordable premiums for health, dental, vision benefits that begin on your first day of employment. You will receive benefits, such as, generous paid time off so you can spend more time with your family and have a positive work life balance. Click here to view a summary of all the benefits we offer.