EEO Investigator

Washington, D.C.
Jul 14, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Job Description Summary:

The GW Office of EEO & Employee Relations is seeking a temporary position for an investigator for identifying and handling internal staff complaints, including discrimination and misconduct; writing investigative reports; providing consultative guidance on various employment matters; and assisting the EEO & Employee Relations staff as needed. The requirements are the following:

•Working knowledge of EEO laws and regulations
•Excellent writing and analytical skills
•Strong interpersonal and communication skills including the ability to interact with staff, upper management and Office of General Counsel
•Ingenuity and persistence to obtain case information not readily available with an eye for detail
•Ability to work independently with minimum supervision
•Good organizational skills needed to manage a high volume of assigned cases
•Display good interviewing skills
•Honest and ethical with high levels of integrity and confidentiality
•Proficient in Word software

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidates must possess a Bachelors degree and at least 3 years’ experience conducting EEO and Employee Relations investigations.

Additional Required Licenses/Certifications/Posting Specific Minimum Qualifications:

This is a temporary position with our Colonial Temps internal temporary agency. For more information regarding Colonial Temps at the University go to:

Preferred Qualifications:

A law degree is preferable with at least two years of related experience.


Campus Location: Foggy Bottom College/School/Department: Human Resources Family Sub-Family Stream Level Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Hours Per Week: 40 Work Schedule: M-F 8-5pm Position Designation: Telework: No Required Background Check: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search Special Instructions to Applicants: Is this an internal posting? No Position Type: ColonialTemps Posting Number: T000002 Job Open Date: 07/11/2017 Job Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Applicant Review Will Commence On: Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire. EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Posting Specific Questions
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Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter