Header Box

Midwestern Association of Forensic Scientists

Employment

06-Aug-2020

City of San Diego - Criminalist II

Criminalist II positions perform complex chemical, biological and physical analyses on narcotics, firearms, organic material and other evidence involved in police investigations; conduct crime scene reconstructions; prepare evidence for presentation in court; testify as an expert witness; and perform other duties as assigned.


Click here for more information.

.

View Details



.
06-Aug-2020

City of San Diego - Criminalist I

Criminalist I positions perform chemical, biological and physical analyses on narcotics, firearms, organic material and other substances involved in police investigations; prepare evidence for presentation in court; testify as expert witnesses; and perform other duties as assigned.


Click here for more information.

.

View Details



.
04-Aug-2020

St. Louis County PD - Police Computer Forensic Examiner

Please click here for job responsibilities, qualifications, compensation and on-line application.

.

View Details



.
16-Jul-2020

Loyola University Chicago Program Director and Lecturer

Program Director and Lecturer, Forensic Science Program, Non-Tenure Track

Loyola University Chicago’s (LUC), College of Arts and Sciences, Forensic Sciences Program invite applications for a non-tenure-track, three-year appointment as a Program Director and Lecturer, beginning in the fall of 2020. The Program offers a Forensic Science Education Programs (FEPAC) Accredited B.S. degree in Forensic Science. For more details about the program, visit https://www.luc.edu/forensicscience/about.shtml.

For more information, click here.

.

View Details



.
07-Apr-2020

.
23-Jan-2020

DuPage County Forensic Science Center

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: FORENSIC SCIENTIST – Latent Print Examiner 

 
The DuPage County Forensic Science Center, a division of the DuPage County Sheriff’s Office, is seeking applicants for the position of Forensic Scientist – Latent Print Examiner. The laboratory is located in Wheaton, Illinois, approximately 30 miles west of Chicago, Illinois. The laboratory is ISO 17025:2017 accredited and provides forensic services in drug chemistry, latent prints, forensic biology and DNA to law enforcement agencies within DuPage County.

Click here for more information.

.

View Details



.
09-Jan-2020

Florida International University - Research Assistant Professor

FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY seeks applicants for a Research Assistant Professor position to begin March, 1, 2020 or later.  Click here for more info.

.

View Details



.
02-Jan-2020

Pinellas County Sheriff's Office - Forensic Science Specialist

Forensic Science Specialist. 

For more info, please click here.


Work Address
10750 Ulmerton Road
Largo, Florida 33778
United States


.

View Details



.
12-Dec-2019

Quest Diagnostics - Director, Lab Operations

Position is Director of Lab Operations - Employer Solutions (Tucker, GA).

For more info, click here.

.

View Details



.
26-Nov-2019

PAE (Fort Gillem, GA) - Latent Print Examiner

Latent Print Examiner

PAE is currently seeking a Latent Print Examiner based in Fort Gillem, GA

May be required to travel OCONUS (as needed)

 


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

·         Process IED evidence to develop latent prints using standard laboratory procedures. Processing methods include, but are not limited to, cyanoacrylate fuming, fluorescent dye stains, powders in suspension, ninhydrin and indanedione. 

·         Mix chemicals as required and control test them according to laboratory policy.

·         Identify, label, and photograph latent prints on evidence.

·         Photograph each latent print using proper photographic equipment and techniques.

·         Analyze latent prints in Adobe Photoshop to determine suitability and submit to the Defense Forensic Biometric Agency (DFBA). This determination shall be in accordance with laboratory policy.

·         Compare latent prints to known prints and make conclusions.

·         Document all examination results/findings in the Weapons Technical Intelligence Exploitation Analysis Tool (WEAT) database.

·         Annotate the case file documentation, detailing the processing techniques and the examination results.

·         Perform administrative and technical reviews of reports for fellow examiners.

·         Ensure proper chain of custody is maintained at all times.

·         Maintain a clean laboratory and personal workspace environment, in accordance with laboratory procedures.


Required Qualifications:

·         A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree coupled with 2-4 years experience in the processing, recovery, visualizing/recording, and analyzing latent prints in a forensics laboratory; OR an Associate’s degree coupled with 5-7 years related experience; OR a High School diploma coupled with 8-10 years related experience.

·         Professional certification by the International Association of Identification (IAI) is highly desired.

·         Proficiency utilizing AFIS, ABIS, and/or other National databases.

·         Must be able to successfully pass all medical requirements for deployment.

·         Must be able to successfully pass a skills assessment.

·         Able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret security clearance.

 


To apply:

https://pae.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/PAE_Careers/job/US-GA-Forest-Park/Latent-Print-Examiner_R0035148-1

.

View Details



.
26-Nov-2019

PAE (Fort Gillem, GA) - DNA Examiner

DNA Examiner

PAE is currently seeking a DNA Examiner based in Fort Gillem, GA

May be required to travel OCONUS (as needed)

 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

·         Examine evidence in consultation with firearms and latent print analysts (as needed) to ensure proposed collection approach will not negatively impact collection of other forensic data from the evidence.

·         Collect potential DNA samples from evidence using approved procedures designed to minimize the possibility of sample contamination.  All samples shall be properly packaged, marked and stored in preparation for extraction.

·         Generate STR DNA profiles from evidence and reference samples.

·         Analyze and interpret data from analysis which typically consists of complex mixtures and low level samples.

·         Use photographic equipment to capture still images of each evidence item and relevant key portions of the evidence item, or other exhibits, to support further analysis, conclusions, and documentation.

·         Annotate the case file documentation, detailing the processing techniques and the examination results.

·         Perform administrative and/or technical reviews of reports and worksheets.

·         Ensure proper chain of custody is maintained.

·         Perform instrument maintenance.

 

Required Qualifications:

·         A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree coupled with 4+ years’ experience working in a forensic laboratory performing DNA analysis on criminal evidence. Experience must include the following:

o   Identification of blood and bloodstains, body fluids, and stains of body fluids, hair and other items requiring DNA or related analysis.

o   Performance of visual and microscopic examination of hairs.

o   Generation of STR DNA profiles.

o   Comparison of evidence from victims, scenes, or instruments of incidents to evidence from suspects.

·         One year as the lead of a team of DNA Examiners.

·         Must be able to successfully pass a skills assessment.

·         Able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret security clearance.

·         Physical ability and commitment to deploy globally as a team member.

 

Desired Qualifications:

·         Professional certification such as American Board of Criminalistics (ABC) is desired

       

To Apply:

https://pae.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/PAE_Careers/job/US-GA-Forest-Park/DNA-Examiner_R0035150-1


.

View Details



.
.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

         

     


Contact Us | Copyright © MAFS 2012 - All Rights Reserved