Southwestern Association of Forensic Scientists
Southwestern Association of Forensic Scientists Southwestern Association of Forensic Scientists
 
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Position Job Description/ Contact Date Posted
Forensic Supervisor City of Irvine’s Public Safety Department seeks to hire an individual to supervise, train and schedule non-sworn Crime Scene Investigation personnel. The Forensic Supervisor will oversee daily operations, assist administrative, purchasing and budgeting functions and perform service calls for the City of Irvine Crime Scene Investigation unit. These service calls involve identification, collection and preservation of evidence.
 
The Forensic Supervisor supervises staff, delegate’s assignments, implements field staff work schedules, assists in recruitment/ testing/ hiring activities, evaluates employees, oversees and provides forensic training to Officers and staff.
 
This position is also responsible for documenting crime scenes with photographs, video recordings, diagrams and reports. Knowledge of computer forensics is highly desired. Experience with a wide range of computer hardware and software is preferred to assist in the collection of evidence from various types of computer systems. Knowledge of Encase forensic software is also highly desired.
 
The ideal candidate for this position must have effective verbal and written communication skills as well as the ability to interact with law enforcement personnel, city staff, the general public, and attorneys. Candidate must have a High School diploma supplemented with specialized training courses in Crime Scene Investigation, or any combination of education and experience that provides equivalent knowledge, skills and abilities. At least ten (10) years of experience as a Crime Scene Investigator or Forensic Specialist. Requires a valid California driver license.
 
Posted: 12/23/2016
Property Room Technician Property Room Technician at City of Pearland, TX

This position performs a variety of clerical and administrative tasks in support of the Police Department including, but not limited to, property/evidence collection, storage, processing, and disposition of said property/evidence.  May work any shift, holidays, and weekends as required by the needs of the department.  Perform other duties as required by department. **Closing date for applications: 01/26/2017

Apply using this link: http://pearland.applicantpro.com/jobs/508390.html
 
Posted: 01/16/2017
Forensic Chemist Colorado Springs Police Department
Salary: $4,748.50 - $5,935.67 Monthly
The Colorado Springs Police Department is seeking a Forensic Chemist to work in its Metro Crime Laboratory.

Typical Responsibilities
• Analyze materials for illicit drugs or associated substances
• Perform analyses on suspected drugs of abuse using microscopy, color tests, and thin layer chromatography; separate drugs from excipients using thin layer chromatography, gas chromatography, and solvent extraction for purposes of identification; and confirm identity of drugs of abuse using gas chromatography, mass spectrometry, and infrared spectrometry
• Write court acceptable reports of results of analysis and effectively communicate results of analysis to investigating officers, judges, attorneys, and juries
• Testify as an expert witness on drug identification in criminal trials, often in opposition of opposing experts
• Complete quality assurance/maintenance procedures on gas chromatographs, mass spectrometers, and Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy instrumentation
• Utilize literature references to help identify unknown suspected illicit substances and other medications
 
Posted: 01/29/2017
Lab Manager / Theater Liason ORAU is seeking applicants to fill a Laboratory Manager / Theater Liason position. The purpose of the position is to provide technical and non-technical expertise and project management oversite in support of global Department of Defense (DoD) forensics and biometrics requirements.

Travel: Deployment outside the Continental United States (OCONUS) on a rotational basis as needed.
 
Posted: 02/06/2017
Forensic Chemist ORAU is seeking applicants to fill a Forensic Chemist position. The purpose of the position is to independently perform routine to moderately complex technical examination analysis.

Travel: Must pass both a physical and dental examination (as required for OCONUS assignment).
 
Posted: 02/06/2017
Forensic Examiner - Latent Print 3 ORAU is seeking applicants to fill a Forensic Examiner- Latent Print 3 position. The purpose of the position is to perform independent routine to complex technical examinations of evidence through the processing of materials for latent prints, recovery of latent prints, examinations, visualizing/recording of latent prints, examining and comparing latent prints in a forensic laboratory. Responsible for providing direction and guidance to less experienced latent examiners.

Travel: OCONUS deployment to Afghanistan required on rotational basis.
 
Posted: 02/06/2017
Forensic Examiner- Latent Print 1 ORAU is seeking applicants to fill a Forensic Examiner- Latent Print 1 position. The purpose of the position is to perform independent routine technical examinations of evidence through the processing of materials for latent prints, recovery of latent prints, visualizing/recording of latent prints, and examining and comparing latent prints to known fingerprints (or other latent prints) in a forensic laboratory.

Travel: OCONUS deployment to Afghanistan required on rotational basis.
 
Posted: 02/06/2017
Forensic Examiner- DNA 1 ORAU is seeking applicants to fill a Forensic Examiner- DNA 1 position. The purpose of the position is to perform independent routine to moderately complex technical examinations of evidence to include DNA analyses. Responsible for conducting specialized analytical procedures, conducting examination of evidence, and providing reports.

Travel: OCONUS deployment to Afghanistan required on rotational basis.
 
Posted: 02/06/2017
Forensic Examiner- DNA 3 ORAU is seeking applicants to fill a Forensic Examiner- DNA 3 position. The purpose of the position is to perform independent routine to complex technical examinations of evidence to include DNA analyses. Responsible for conducting specialized analytical procedures, conducting examination of evidence, and providing reports. Responsible for providing direction and guidance to less experienced DNA examiners.

Travel: OCONUS deployment to Afghanistan required on rotational basis.
 
Posted: 02/06/2017
CRIMINALIST I, II, OR III - TOXICOLOGY CRIMINALIST I, II, OR III - TOXICOLOGY
MISSOURI STATE HIGHWAY PATROL CRIME LABORATORY DIVISION
Closes 02/13/2017

A Criminalist I, II, or III position now exists in the Toxicology Section within the Missouri State Highway Patrol’s Crime Laboratory Division. The official domicile for this position is Cape Girardeau, Missouri. This position is classified as non-exempt under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

This is an entry-level position where the employee performs technical work in the scientific analysis of biological fluids and alcoholic beverages. An employee in this position participates in a formal and on-the-job training program. Work is performed under immediate supervision.
 
Posted: 02/06/2017
Firearms and Tool Marks ORAU is seeking applicants to fill a Forensic Examiner- Firearms and Tool Marks position. The purpose of the position is to perform all aspects of firearms and tool marks examinations; stays abreast of the latest research to determine the best analytical methods to examine evidence; conducts examinations of highly complex and unique evidence; and composes a variety of reports and scientific papers. Initiates, performs and oversees examinations of a wide-variety of materials using one or more specialized forensic science disciplines.

Travel: OCONUS deployment to Afghanistan required on rotational basis.
 
Posted: 02/06/2017
Forensic Scientist 2, Firearms/Tool Marks New Mexico Department of Public Safety Forensic Lab
Santa Fe, New Mexico

This job position is to fill a Forensic Scientist 2, Firearms/Tool Mark Analyst. As a Forensic Scientist 2, the incumbent will perform analysis and examination of suspected weapons and/or firearms by performing tests on weapons or substances such as powders and residue; the incumbent will be responsible for independently collecting, classifying, identifying, examining, and analyzing firearms and tool mark evidence related to criminal investigations.
 
Posted: 02/15/2017