APS INVESTIGATIVE SPECIALIST 1* - 06092022-32552

State of Tennessee

Columbia, TN (Maury County)

Law Enforcement / Probation / Parole


Position Description / Responsibilities

This classification learns to perform APS investigative work and/or service coordination work of average difficulty. An employee in this class learns to conduct interviews and investigations regarding allegations of self-neglect, abuse, exploitation and/or neglect of vulnerable adults, evaluate risk, identify potential services, and provide counseling for APS clients. This classification performs responsibilities at the learning level under direct supervision of an APS Team Coordinator. This class differs from the APS Investigative Specialist 2 in that an incumbent of the latter functions at the working level.

*An applicant appointed to this classification will be reclassified to a(n) APS Investigative Specialist 2 after successful completion of a mandatory one-year training period; ‘unacceptable’ or ‘needs improvement’ performance ratings during the training period will result in automatic demotion or termination.


Position Requirements

Education and experience: Bachelor’s degree in any field.


Application Instructions

For more information and to apply go to www.tn.gov/careers and search for (32552)

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