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Manager II (Forensics)

Dallas Police Department, Dallas, Texas

Salary: starting $53,614.00 - $79,189.00 Annually

Final Filing Date: April 21, 2018

The salary listed on this job posting is the starting salary range; amount offered will depend upon qualifications.

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Duties:

Performs moderately complex management or oversight activates for daily operations of an operating unit or functional program. Work involves establishing short-, mid-, or long-term goals and objectives; developing guidelines, procedures, rules and regulations; developing schedules, priorities, and standards for achieving established goals; coordinating and evaluating program activities; and developing and evaluating budget requests. Plans, assigns, and/or supervises the work of others. Works under limited direction with extensive latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.

Manages activities of staff in an operating unit or functional program areas. Develops guidelines, procedures, policies, rules and regulations and monitors compliance with policies and procedures. Identifies needed areas of change and makes recommendations to improve operations. Directing others to implement corrective action, responsibility. Plans, assigns, and/or supervises work of others, including lower supervision levels. Establishes short-, mid- and long-term goals and objectives; develops and/or approves schedules, priorities, and standards for achieving goals; and directs evaluation activities. Oversees the preparation of management and productivity reports and studies. Oversees special investigations, internal audits, and research studies. Oversees the preparation of and evaluates budget request. Oversees the planning, development and operation of special projects or facilities. Provides technical guidance in the unit or functional program area. May contribute to the preparation, development, review and/or revision of ordinances. Regular, reliable and punctual attendance is an essential function of the job.

Requirements:

EDUCATION:
  • Bachelor's degree in a forensic science, chemistry, biochemistry, biology, social science or criminal justice field.
EXPERIENCE:
  • Four (4) years of professional level experience as a Crime Scene Analyst actively engaging in crime scene investigation and analysis involving identification, collection, lab processing and preservation of evidence, interviewing, records management, documentation and evaluation of forensic evidence.
  • AND
  • Two (2) years of supervisory/management experience with a law enforcement crime scene unit with an active laboratory.
EQUIVALENCY(IES):
  • High school diploma or GED plus eight (8) years of the required experience including two (2) years of supervisory/management experience will meet the education and experience requirements.
  • An associate's degree in any field plus six (6) of the required experience including two (2) years of supervisory/management experience will meet the education and experience requirements.
  • A bachelor's degree or higher in a non-specified field plus six (6) years of the required experience including two (2) years year of supervisory/management experience will meet the education and experience requirements.
  • A master's degree or higher in a specified field plus two (2) years of the required experience including two (2) years of supervisory/management experience will meet the education and experience requirements.
LICENSE(S) and/or CERTIFICATION(S):
  • Valid driver's license with good driving record.
OTHER REQUIREMENT(S):
  • Must successfully complete the DPD Internal Forensic training program within sixty (60) days of hire.
  • Must have or be able to obtain certification from the International Association for Identification (I.A.I.) and/or DPD certification within twelve (12) months of hire.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITY(IES):
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • MS Word/Excel or similar software skills
  • Ability to lift up to fifty (50) pounds

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Posted: April 12, 2018



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