Ryker Enterprises is currently seeking full and part-time private investigators.  We are accepting resumes from potential candidates possessing the skills described below.


AGE:  At least 21 years of age.

CITIZENSHIP:  United States citizen.

EDUCATION:  High School diploma.  A 2-year degree or higher in criminal justice or industry-related fields is preferred.  Must be proficient and fluent in English, verbal and written.

PHYSICAL CONDITION:  Non-smoker.  Healthy Body Mass Index (BMI) at a “low to moderate” level based upon age and weight.  No life-threatening illnesses or debilitating injuries.  Able to perform duties effectively and efficiently.

VEHICLE:  Must have a dependable vehicle with valid driver's license, vehicle insurance and registration.

BACKGROUND CHECK:  Pass background check with fingerprint card, to include a clean criminal record and driving history.

CLASSROOM:  A minimum of 70-hours of classroom instruction.  Online training is available to meet this requirement.

FIREARMS:  On a case-by-case basis.  If a firearm is needed, law enforcement personnel must have a qualifying score of 80%.  Non-law enforcement, a minimum of 15-hours of firearms instruction with a qualifying score of 80%.  Annual weapon qualification is required.

LICENSE:  Individual must be licensed and maintain their license in good standing.

CONTINUING EDUCATION:  A minimum of 16-hours of yearly continuing education. 

SKILLS: Individual must possess the following skills:

  • Excellent verbal, written and computer skills.

  • Exceptional organizational and communication skills.

  • Exhibit professionalism and superior customer service.

  • Reliable, dependable and trustworthy.

  • Strong values with a high degree of discretion and good judgment.

  • High degree of integrity and ethical standards.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Internet and Email is required.


RESPONSIBILITIES:  The responsibilities for a private investigator include the following:

  • To conduct various types of investigations as requested by clients through surveillance and background checks.

  • To obtain video and photographic evidence of a subject’s visible activities.

  • To be able to clearly and concisely formulate an accurate report outlining a subject’s activities.

  • Own a suitable and approved surveillance vehicle, lap top computer, and video camera and all other equipment necessary to perform duties.

  • Must be willing to travel, to include over state lines and overnight stays.

  • Must be flexible and willing to work weekends, holidays and nights.