Employment Opportunity


Senior Latent Print Technician

Ideal Innovations, Inc., Huntsville, Alabama

Salary: Not stated

Final Filing Date: Open until filled

The Senior LPTs processes a wide range of complex forensic material associated with IEDs and IED-related material using basic and advanced physical and chemical processes and forensic light sources.

Duties and Requirements Click to read more

Duties:

Contractor personnel shall provide, but not limited to the following services:
  • Receive and account for boxes of evidence and related material from the Evidence Management Unit (EMU).
  • Adhere to proper evidence handling techniques and take proper measures to protect the integrity of the evidence for additional forensic examinations.
  • Visually inspect and process evidence and related materials for latent prints to include visual and forensic light source examination and conducting basic and advanced physical and chemical processing on evidence.
  • Determine suitability for capture of detected latent prints and properly submit evidence for photography, to include the use of photo ticketing software.
  • Author, review, and provide quality control (QC) of case notes, photographs, chain-of- custody, electronic communications, and communication logs. Prepare all required documentation for the case file relative to position.
  • Use current database(s) and software program(s) for evidence inventory, tracking, and flow; and documentation for the case file relative to the position.
  • Complete and pass LD’s latent print discipline training requirements and appropriate latent print competency test within the time period as set forth by the BAU.
  • Complete and pass a yearly proficiency test in the area of latent print processing from an external independent vendor, if available, or one created internally if no such external test is available.
  • Prepare and maintain all chemicals necessary for processing of evidence, including following Government standard operating procedures for making and testing of all chemical reagents.
  • Maintain equipment, as necessary, to ensure proper and efficient job performance. This includes general upkeep and cleanliness of laboratory work space.
  • Assist with training and mentorship of new LPT(s).
  • Provide span of control and direct supervision, program control, and management support of the Contractor’s employees in the technician role.
  • Assist with management of case assignment and tracking requirements.
  • Assist with the disposal of hazardous waste and track the use of latent print processing chemicals.
  • Research, develop, and author whitepapers and information papers, as required.

Requirements:

Required Qualifications:
  • Education: Prefer B.S. degree with at least twenty-four (24) credit hours in the Physical Sciences.
  • Experience: At least one (1) year of work experience as a LPT in the FBI.
  • Skills: Basic computer skills, to include use of Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook); organization skills; flexibility and adaptability to changing priorities; demonstrated ability to study and pass training, examination, and testing assessments; verbal and written communication skills.
Clearance:
  • US Current DoD TS or FBI TS Clearance

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How to apply: Apply online

Posted: May 11, 2019


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