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Evidence Technician II

Illinois State Police, Chicago, Illinois

Salary: $42,276 - $60,756 per year

Final Filing Date: November 21, 2019

Duties and Requirements Click to read more


Under direct supervision,
  • Receives physical evidence in biochemistry cases;
  • Enters data into a computerized case tracking system;
  • Provides assistance in performing preliminary and simple routine analytical procedures;
  • Maintains case records and files;
  • Provides assistance in the preparation of reagents and equipment used in forensic analysis;
  • Cleans/calibrates/maintains instruments.
  • Purchases and maintains inventory of laboratory equipment and supplies.
  • Performs evidence handling processes, such as; receiving, storing, distributing, collection, packaging, and return evidence to user agencies;
  • Testifies in court as to chain of custody and/or preliminary testing results.


  • Requires knowledge, skill and mental development equivalent to the completion of two years of college, preferably in one of the physical/biological sciences, supplemented with one year of experience in related evidence and/or tracking processes; or the completion of three years of college, preferably in one of the physical/biological sciences.
  • Requires elementary knowledge of physical evidence processes such as can be obtained in introductory courses to law enforcement or through exposure to evidence processes by working in a forensic science laboratory in other support roles; ability to use computer software programs and various types of hardware; ability to construct court exhibits and demonstration charts; and ability to pass an agency background investigation.

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Posted: November 6, 2019

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