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Surveillance Investigators Positions Available

Part-Time, As Needed (Experienced and Entry Level)


Interested in becoming a Private Surveillance Investigator?  Apply Now!

Applicants must reside in Iowa or Michigan

Preferred – but not required -- qualifications:

  • a degree in criminal justice, or

  • in the process of getting a degree in criminal justice, or 

  • experience as a covert surveillance investigator


No experience in covert surveillance?

No problem.  We provide training for the right candidates.


Why work for us? 

  • Flexibility – we will do our best to work around your schedule

  • Mobility -- you won’t be stuck at a desk

  • Competitive rates - $18-23 per hour depending on experience


What do you need to have to work as a surveillance investigator?

  • Current vehicle insurance

  • Current driver’s license

  • Suitable and reliable surveillance vehicle with tint

What do you need to have or be willing to get to work as a surveillance investigator?

  • Digital video camera which produces clear and stable footage with date and time stamp capability (must be approved by MIS due to industry requirements)

  • Smart phone with an unlimited plan (high speed)

  • Internet connection with an unlimited plan (high speed)

  • Secure device capable of typing reports and submitting video

Candidates will

  • Analyze data to come up with an investigative plan

  • Obtain covert, stationary, mobile and video surveillance

  • Canvass effectively

  • Write all findings into a clear and concise report within a 15-minute period

  • Submit video and reports in the prescribed manner by the end of the day


Candidates must be willing to

  • Travel to site locations and arrive by 6:00 a.m. or earlier (mileage reimbursed as per company policy)

  • Follow audit requirements including hourly video shots and GPS tracking apps

  • Undergo an in-depth background check

  • Take a drug test

  • Testify at hearings and trials

Candidates must have the

  • Flexibility to work full days of 8+ hours on site

  • Ability to remain in their vehicle for 8+ hours at a time without a break

  • Ability to utilize different computer programs effectively and quickly


Sound interesting?  Complete the application below!


Job Interviews will be virtual and remote

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You will receive an email notification of this submission and will receive a second email shortly requesting your resume!!!

MIS Research Group LLC

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