Crime Laboratory Technician I

Baltimore Police Department, Baltimore, MD, US

Responsibilities

A Crime Laboratory Technician I learns to perform specialized crime laboratory work such as evidence detection, criminalistics, firearms, latent print examination or crime laboratory and crime scene photography. The work of this class involves no supervisory duties or responsibilities.

Incumbents receive close supervision from a technical superior. Employees in this class work on a shift basis. Work is performed at crime locations where such conditions as the seasonal extremes of weather, dangerous City districts and violent or hostile individuals are encountered. Work requires moderate physical exertion necessary to lift and move large and heavy materials and objects from crime sites; may be exposed to toxic fumes and chemicals when working in the analytical units of the Laboratory Division.

Qualifications

On or before the date of filing the application, each candidate must have the following:

EDUCATION: a bachelor's degree in criminalistics, chemistry, biology, physics, or related science from an accredited college or university. Preferred Education: Master's degree in criminalistics, chemistry, biology, physics, or related science from an accredited college or university.

NOTE EQUIVALENCIES: an equivalent combination of education and experience.

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, AND CERTIFICATIONS: a valid Maryland Class C Noncommercial driver's license or an equivalent out-of-state driver's license acceptable to the Office of Risk Management is required.

Compensation

Please visit the below link for information regarding salary and benefits: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/baltimorecity/jobs/3763375/crime-laboratory-technician-i-police-department?keywords=crime&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

How to apply

Please visit the below link for further instruction regarding the application process: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/baltimorecity/jobs/3763375/crime-laboratory-technician-i-police-department?keywords=crime&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

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