SecTek, Inc.

Private Investigator - FT (NoVa)

3 months ago


SecTek selects its officers for the long term. Our officers are career-minded professionals dedicated to protecting the interests of those we serve. SecTek is unique in that it is an Employee-Owned Company. Each officer shares in the success of the company, bringing a higher level of commitment to our clients.


This position will cover the Northern Virginia area (Arlington, Alexandria, Fairfax County, Loudoun County and Prince William County). Reliable personal vehicle for transportation and reliable cell phone for contact is a must.


The pay is $16.50/hour, with an added car allowance of $108.33/pay and cellphone allowance of $26.00/pay. Standard SecTek commercial vacation and other benefits apply.


  • 40-hour full-time; no work on the 6 major holidays; no overtime is authorized.
  • Work day is 8.5 hours long, paid for 8 hours.
  • Court appearances to testify are required and paid as part of weekly 40-hour schedule.
  • Weekly work schedule will vary but will be conveyed one week in advance. Typical days off are Sunday & Wednesday, but may vary depending on scheduling needs. Hours usually range from 0900-2200 depending on activity, and at times include early morning and/or overnight surveillance.
  • Primary duty is to reduce Organized Retail Crime by shoplifting. Will require foot reconnaissance in combination with CCTV monitoring. This is a solo position and the PI will be required to make apprehensions without backup. Additional duties will include retrieving video evidence, swearing out complaints and other duties requested by our client.
  • Will require paid training with an existing PI team that operates in the Baltimore area for 1-2 weeks until performance has been evaluated by them and the client.


  • Applicant must be at least 21 years of age
  • Must have at least 3 years of relevant PI experience; Plain-clothes supermarket/retail shoplifting prevention experience
  • Must have a current VA PI license
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check
  • Must have an open availability


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