Employment Opportunity

Forensic Scientist IV - Drug Chemistry Unit

Indiana State Police, Evansville, Indiana

Salary: $46,709.0 per year

Final Filing Date: September 17, 2019

Duties and Requirements Click to read more


  • To serve as a civilian employee of the Indiana State Police whose primary responsibility is to support the Laboratory Division's forensic drug analysis at an entry level.
  • Upon completion of relevant training, to conduct forensic analysis of routine drug evidence.
  • To testify in court as an expert witness in the field of forensic drug analysis.


  • A Bachelor's Degree in a natural science, Chemistry, or Forensic Science, Must have completed a minimum of ONE semester of Physics and Analytical Chemistry/Instrumental Methods; plus one year of the following courses: general Chemistry and Organic Chemistry, including lecture and associated laboratory classes.
  • Basic knowledge of the theory and practical operation of a variety of scientific instrumentation and analytical techniques.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with both scientific and nonscientific personnel.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and be able to operate a motor vehicle.

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Posted: August 30, 2019

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