Latent Print Examiner I

PAE, Fort Gillem, GA, US

Responsibilities

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. 
  • 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.
  • Interpret results for forensic and/or intelligence exploitation.
  • Perform administrative and technical reviews of reports for fellow examiners.
  • Maintaining proper chain of custody.
  • Mix chemicals as required and perform quality checks on instruments and reagents.
  • Maintain a clean laboratory and personal workspace environment, in accordance with laboratory procedures.

Qualifications

Required Qualifications:

  • One (1) year of experience working in a lab performing Latent Print examinations and analysis on all types of materials to include porous, non-porous, and semi-porous materials.
  • Experience using chemical, physical, and digital latent print examination techniques to produce a suitable print for comparison.
  • Experience with utilizing and submitting to ABIS, AFIS, and/or other national databases.
  • Have 20/20 vision or correctable to 20/20 vision with no detected color vision deficiencies.
  • 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.
  • Per current US Government / Client contract and deployment requirements, all employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, without exception, upon hiring

Compensation

Commensurate with experience.

How to apply

https://pae.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/PAE_Careers/job/US-GA-Forest-Park/Latent-Print-Examiner-I_R0068355

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