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Posted: Thursday, May 11, 2017 3:05 AM

KeyPoint Government Solutions is currently seeking independent contractors to be background investigators in the Columbia, MO area. Candidates will be considered based on qualifications specified below. Successful independent contractors come from every background. If you have the desire to protect your country, and the ability to obtain a security clearance and commit to a training process, please consider joining our growing team. As a KeyPoint Independent Contractor, you will: Run your own business and contract with us to conduct background investigations for the purpose of determining employment suitability for people who require access to sensitive or classified government information, initially focusing on casework for the Office of Personnel Management (OPM). Casework for other contracts will be assigned based on Investigator qualifications and business need. YouA?ll need to provide evidence of insurance (including liability and, if youA?ll use a personal vehicle, auto and a valid driverA?s license), and, as applicable, marketing materials, a fictitious name statement filing, articles of incorporation, city or county business license and professional license. You will also need to provide business bank account information as well as a W:9. You will receive a 1099 and you are, by law, obligated to file your own business taxes. Independent contractors are not KeyPoint employees, are not eligible for benefits, and are not paid by the hour. Receive casework for within a reasonable distance of your home location. You may request additional work in different geographic areas, for instance for when you travel out of town. KeyPoint does not reimburse for mileage and travel expenses. These are expenses of your own business. Relocation assistance is not available for this position. You must live in the area for which youA?re engaged for work before the start of the government:mandated training. Conduct face:to:face interviews and perform record searches at institutions of all types, and type up the information you gather into a government computer system. YouA?ll complete most tasks during general work week business hours, and most tasks have specific government due dates of within 2 : 3 weeks. Control your work schedule by accepting or rejecting work, have complete flexibility to perform similar or other services for third parties, including all competitors, work from a home office, and receive compensation on an engagement:completed basis. Since you schedule work yourself, you can do so efficiently to maximize your profit. Note that youA?ll be responsible for correcting assignment mistakes without compensation. QualificationsExperience conducting OPM or other federal background investigations is preferred. Candidates with 4 years of general work experience or a Bachelors degree will also be considered. Additional preferences include:Previous experience on the OPM contractFederal investigations experienceCandidates with an active or recent Secret, Top Secret or SSBI clearanceMilitary Spouse Partnership eligibilityROTC membershipU.S. citizenshipAbility to obtain and maintain a government security clearance , which includes an investigation of 10+ years of residence, education, work, financial, medical and personal informationAbility to pass a government:required, post:offer drug testAbility to attend the mandatory training class that includes 2 weeks away from home (see below)Access to reliable transportationAbility to effectively manage time to meet government deadlinesAbility to professionally and effectively interact with a variety of individualsExcellent written communication skills for report:writing requirementsComfort with typing (40+ WPM) and intermediate computer skills (specifically email and Microsoft Word) OPM Requirements Training: If you have not worked OPM background investigations within the last 18 months or do not have documentation showing that you have been trained to the National Training Standards, you must


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