Agents/Investigators

Narcotics Agent Trainee/I/II – Bureau of Narcotics Investigation & Drug Control - Criminal Law Division: Allentown (00045402)

This is criminal investigative work of a highly confidential nature involving the detection and investigation of violations of the Controlled Substance, Drug, Device, and Cosmetic Act; and other applicable Commonwealth laws and statutes. Narcotics Agents work in an undercover capacity in various situations and in high crime areas throughout the Commonwealth.  Assignments may require that the employee work irregular hours and/or an irregular work week, and may include extended stays away from the headquartered location.
Applications accepted until Jul 5, 2021.

Special Agent II – Financial Crimes Unit - Criminal Law Division: Harrisburg, Norristown, or Pittsburgh (50571954)

The PA Office of Attorney General is seeking a criminal agent in the Financial Crimes Unit. The Financial Crimes Unit investigates individuals and businesses suspected of criminal or other unlawful activity (e.g., fraud, embezzlement, breach of fiduciary duty, misapplication of entrusted funds or property, forgery or falsifying business records) principally through the examination and analysis of their financial records.
Applications accepted until Jul 5, 2021.

Special Agent II – Gaming Unit - Criminal Law Division: Norristown (50504858)

This position involves criminal investigative work of a highly confidential nature performed by agents of the Office of Attorney General involving the detection and investigation of violations of the laws and statutes of the Commonwealth as specified in The Commonwealth Attorneys Act, the Pennsylvania Race Horse Development and Gaming Act, and other applicable Commonwealth laws, statutes, and regulations. Assignments may require that the employee work irregular hours and/or an irregular work week.  Employees in the Gaming Unit work plain clothed and in limited undercover proactive capacities in the investigation of the above listed acts.
Applications accepted until Jun 29, 2021.

Narcotics Agent Trainee/I/II – Strategic Response Team - Criminal Law Division: Harrisburg (50433051)

This is criminal investigative work of a highly confidential nature involving the detection and investigation of violations of the Controlled Substance, Drug, Device, and Cosmetic Act; and other applicable Commonwealth laws and statutes. The agents of Strategic Response team are deployed to work in an undercover capacity in various situations and in high crime areas throughout the Commonwealth.  Assignments may require that the employee work irregular hours and/or an irregular work week, and may include extended stays away from the headquartered location.  **This position is only accepting internal applications at the present time.**
Applications accepted until Jun 29, 2021.

Narcotics Agent III – Strategic Response Team - Criminal Law Division: North Huntingdon (50432417)

This position performs first level supervisory, criminal investigative work of a highly confidential nature involving the detection and investigation of violations of the Controlled Substance, Drug, Device, and Cosmetic Act; and other applicable Commonwealth laws and statutes. The position reports directly to the Regional Director of the North Huntingdon Regional Office. The agents of the Strategic Response Team are deployed to work in an undercover capacity in various situations and in high crime areas throughout the Commonwealth.  Assignments may require that the employee work irregular hours and/or an irregular work week and may include extended stays away from the headquartered location.  **This position is only accepting internal applications at the present time.**
Applications accepted until Jun 29, 2021.

Civil Investigator I – Civil Investigators Unit - Civil Law Division: Harrisburg (50333508)

This position entails the performance of civil investigative work of a confidential nature in cases involving the defense of civil suits against the Commonwealth and the representation of the Commonwealth’s interests as a whole.  An employee in this position assists with the conduct of investigations for four sections of the Civil Law Division: Litigation, Torts Litigation, Financial Enforcement, and Tax Litigation.  The Litigation Section represents the Commonwealth in a wide variety of lawsuits, most concerning the constitutionality of state statutes, operation of state programs, conduct of state law enforcement offices, administration of state prisons, or employment practices of state agencies.  The Torts Litigation Section represents the Commonwealth in personal injury actions most of which involve claims against the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation for death or serious bodily injury resulting from the allegedly defective design, construction, or maintenance of state highways.  The Financial Enforcement Section collects delinquent debts and other obligations owed to the Commonwealth and its agencies.  It also represents the Commonwealth and its agencies before federal bankruptcy courts in Pennsylvania and throughout the United States.  The Tax Litigation Section represents the Commonwealth in state tax appeals, most of which involve corporate or sales tax matters.
Applications accepted until Jun 20, 2021.

Special Agent I/II – Bureau of Criminal Investigation - Criminal Law Division: Harrisburg, State College, or Wilkes-Barre (50635665)

The Special Agent classification involves criminal investigative work of a highly confidential nature performed by agents of the Office of Attorney General involving the detection and investigation of violations of the laws and statutes of the Commonwealth as specified in The Commonwealth Attorneys Act, the Public Welfare Code, and other applicable Commonwealth laws, statutes, and regulations. Agents assigned to the Bureau of Criminal Investigation investigate and assist in the prosecution of a complete spectrum of crimes ranging from the simplest of misdemeanors, to complex corrupt organizations and conspiracies, to first-degree murder cases wherein the death penalty is sought and sentenced.  **This position is only accepting internal applications at the present time.**
Applications accepted until Jun 20, 2021.

Senior Civil Investigator – Bureau of Consumer Protection - Public Protection Division: Philadelphia, Harrisburg, Pittsburgh, or Erie (50379270)

This position entails management level civil investigative work of a confidential nature involving the conduct of investigations into violations of Pennsylvania, Federal, and local laws, statutes, regulations, or positions thereof, which, pursuant to the Commonwealth Attorneys Act, fall under the jurisdiction of the PA Office of Attorney General.   An employee in this position oversees and provides guidance in the conduct of, or conducts, investigations into consumer protection issues in order to detect violations of, or ensure compliance with, applicable laws, statutes, and regulations.  Work is assigned by a superior or legal staff and is reviewed in progress and upon completion by observation, conferences, and a review of written matter to ensure accuracy, thoroughness, logic, and compliance with established policies and procedures.
Applications accepted until Jun 23, 2021.