Justice Technical - Specialist Advisor (Level I-IV)

Location: Guatemala City, Guatemala, Guatemala
Date Posted: 01-26-2018
Justice Technical - Specialist Advisor (Level I-IV)
Guatemala City, Guatemala
Bilingual: Spanish and English

ATSG Corporation prides itself on our proven dedication to providing expert assistance to our government partners—without any surprises. We work hard to honor our commitment to our clients while ensuring our employees feel secure and empowered in their work. We take excellent care of our team so they may have the freedom and confidence to focus on their missions and provide nothing but the best output on the work site and at home.
The company provides a variety of services within the Intelligence Community. Our products may be diverse but the results are one and the same—on schedule, on budget, and completed with superior quality. We are experienced in areas such as Mobility, Enterprise Architecture, Data Processing, Law Enforcement Mission Support, and Acquisition Support. As an organization, we are consistently expanding our footprint in the contracting community.
We are presently of identifying candidates for the position of a Specialist Advisor – Justice Technical to work with International Narcotics and Law Enforcement (INL) in Guatemala City, Guatemala on the CARSI Initiative. This opening is in response to the Government taking efforts to consolidate positions in Latin and Central America to one source.

The CARSI Initiative, one of the largest and most sophisticated multi-lateral security efforts in the world, provides funding for the USG to assist the governments of the CARSI countries with police professionalization, justice sector reform, counter narcotics efforts, border security management, crime and violence prevention, and anti-corruption efforts. This Initiative will focus on a series of policing roles Aviation, Leahy Vetting Coordinator/Program Assistant, Architect, Engineer, Justice Technical, Security Logical and Criminological, Expert on Appeals, Infrastructure Renovation, Justice Sector Legal Advisor, Psychosocial Counselor, Strategic Advisor, Technical and Legal, Indigenous Law, and Transparency Procedures. Requirements and Skill Qualifications for the Specialist Advisor – Justice Technical are as follows:
  • Attorney professional with at least eight (8) years’ experience in Guatemalan law enforcement and prosecutorial institutions.
  • Guatemala Citizen.
  • RSO Security Clearance.
  • Studies in criminology and/or other sciences related to the investigation of crimes.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in Spanish.
  • FSI Level 4/4 Spanish; Level 3/3 English.
  • Ability to write a weekly report in English and to prepare a concise written report in English to be delivered to the INL Police Academy Program Project Manager upon completion of training, indicating the degree of accomplishment of goals.
  • Previous experience with Guatemala National Civil Police and Public Ministry structures and functions; preferred.

  • Provide technical legal advice to CRADIC (Analysis Center), PANDA (National Anti-Gang Unit) and the National Police Academy to improve effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Provide training to the assigned police personnel of the following police units:  of CRADIC, PANDA, Model Precinct, MOPSIC and Police Academy Instructors.  This instruction will be aimed at developing specialized trainers for CRADIC, PANDA, Model Precincts and Prosecution Units.
  • Provide comprehensive training in Constitutional Law, Police Laws and Regulations, Organized Crime Legislation and Legal Aspects of Sexual Violence.
  • Prepare and develop all materials for the courses (in Spanish). At the conclusion of the training, the materials will become property of the U.S. Department of State.
  • Promote the application of police procedures regarding criminal investigations and prevention entrusted to the police units.
  • Provide technical advice to strengthen a case management system so that police units may conduct their investigative duties based on scientific forensic evidences.
  • Provide technical advice as requested by National Civil Police or Ministry of Government and other actions as required.
  • Hours for this full-time position will be the core hours of the Guatemalan interlocutors, five days a week, with a minimum of 40 hours per week.
  • The position is located in Guatemala City and travel to other Police Academy locations to include Cuilapa, Huehuetenango and Salama.  In-country travel will be required as part of this position and will be covered through this contract. Out-of-country travel may be required as well.

*Candidates are encouraged to submit a .doc or .docx resume that explicitly addresses each of the requirements listed above. 
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