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Job Posting: DIDD Protection from Harm Investigator

State of Tennessee
Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (DIDD)


DIDD is seeking to fill an Investigator position. This position will be stationed in West TN. Job responsibilities include conducting administrative investigations involving allegations of abuse, neglect and/or exploitation with regard to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, participation in a regular on-call schedule, comprehensive report writing, interaction with other investigative agencies, and travel within the specified region. Qualifications include a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or related field; professional experience working with individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities and significant investigative and/or law enforcement experience. This position will be filled with a person who has the ability to manage multiple projects in a timely manner, possess excellent verbal and written skills, organize and prioritize assignments, work independently and have flexibility in their work schedule.

Anyone interested in applying for this position should send their resume to Angela Friedenreich, Director of Investigations at The contact number for Mrs. Friedenreich is 615-532-3060. The deadline for submitting resumes is Friday, January 10, 2014.


Pursuant to the State of Tennessee’s policy of nondiscrimination, the Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities does not discriminate based on race, sex, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, or military service in its policies, or in the admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs, services or activities.  Candidates with disabilities who require special accommodations or alternate communication formats should contact the interviewing agency contact person listed below in advance of the interview so that reasonable accommodations can be made.  Candidates requiring T.D.D. access should contact the Tennessee Relay Center at 1-800-848-0299 to be relayed to the interviewing agency contact person.