Resume posted by timothyoates in Other.
Desired salary: $50,000.00
Desired position type: Full-Time.
Location: Hawthorne California, United States

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Detail-oriented, results-driven, and performance-focused professional, interested in pursuing a rewarding career as a recruiter to

effectively utilize 27 years of extensive experience in all facets of background investigation.

Adept in staff management, information administration, and interviewing of applicants. Recognized for demonstrating strong work

ethic; maintaining information confidentiality; and establishing positive rapport and working collaboratively with individuals at

different levels of the organization. Proactive team player, with well-defined multitasking and communication aptitudes. Technically

proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) and WordPerfect.


  • Summary of Relevant Experience
  • Background Check/Investigation
  • Conducted national security background investigations on various applicants for classified information
  • Facilitated interview with the candidates to ensure accurate information were provided on the paperwork, while contacting their
  • references and reviewing records, including employment, education, court and bankruptcy, and divorce records
  • Executed background investigations for local police departments, such as El Monte Police Department, Ventura County Sheriff’s Office,
  • and Riverside County Sheriff’s Office
  • Data Gathering and Analysis
  • Served as quality investigator in collecting significant information from individuals
  • Analyzed information and provided reports submitted to the management
  • Handled the disclosure of information regarding the subject’s background to determine suitability for a position of trust
  • Case Management
  • Completed cases from various government agencies such as Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Immigration and
  • Customs Enforcement (ICE), USAF, Defense Security Service (DSS/DOD), and Office of Personnel Management
  • Effectively managed caseloads with an average of 30 to 40 cases and communicated with individuals regarding highly stressful and
  • personal issues and illegal activities which involved rape, illegal drugs, and arrests
  • Growth Development and Impact
  • Consistently received at least three commendation letters by conducting thorough investigation that led to disclosure of information
  • which an individual was unsuitable for a position of trust during tenure in Defense Investigative Service



Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Azusa Pacific University – Azusa, CA

Professional Development

Department of Defense (DOD) Security Institute Training Course
Private Investigator Training


Work History

Centinela Bible Church – Hawthorne, CA
Assistant of the Pastor and Church Secretary Sep 2014–Present

Target – Culver City, CA
Guest Services Associate/Cashier Oct 2014–Feb 2017

Omnisec/Omniplex – Hawthorne, CA
Special Investigator, United States Air Force (USAF) Investigations Mar 2013–Sep 2013

USIS – Irvine, CA
Background Investigator May 2006–Feb 2013

MSM Security Services – Long Beach, CA
Independent Contractor

Computer Science Corporation – Long Beach, CA
Independent Contractor

Private Investigation Firm – Temple City, CA
Independent Contractor

Health Care Services (HCS) – Brea, CA
Security Guard, San Gabriel Valley Medical Center (SGVMC) – San Gabriel, CA
Security Guard, Hoag Hospital -Newport Beach, CA

Defense Investigative Service – Winchester, CA | Garden Grove, CA
Special Agent