The Office of Independent Review (OIR) acts as an independent resource and counsel for the County of Orange Board of Supervisors to monitor and provide oversight to the Orange County Sheriff's Department, the Office of the District Attorney, Office of the Public Defender, Probation Department, and the Social Services Agency with a focus on identifying and addressing systemic issues.
The OIR seeks an impartial and knowledgeable professional to serve as an Investigations Manager. Under the supervision of the Executive Director, the position plans and conducts reviews of the County departments within the jurisdiction of the OIR.
Key duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Assessing specific incidents occurring in relevant County departments which may be the result of systemic issues
Gathering and analyzing relevant information, reviewing policies, and practices
Interacting with and interviewing members of the public and County employees
Making recommendations to improve County processes and organizations
The ideal candidate will possess four (4) or more years of experience in conducting complex investigations and authoring public reports, including two (2) years of experience conducting independent fact-gathering and analysis in a government or non-profit setting. An advanced degree in Law, Public Administration, Public Policy, Criminal Justice, or a related field is highly desirable.
About County of Orange
The County of Orange is a regional service provider and planning agency whose core businesses include public safety, public health, environmental protection, regional planning, public assistance, social services and aviation.