Salary: $116,547.84 - $148,872.48 Annually
Final Filing Date: April 16, 2021
The Contra Costa County Office of the Sheriff is recruiting to fill a vacancy in the Criminalist series; specifically, there is currently a vacancy in the Forensic Services Division (FSD) for a Criminalist III and/or Deputy Sheriff Criminalist III in the Comparative Evidence (Firearms) and Toxicology units.
The eligible list established from this recruitment process will be valid for 6 months, and may be used to fill other Criminalist III / Deputy Sheriff Criminalist III vacancies within the Forensic Services Division, therefore all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.
This classification is the advanced level in the non-sworn Criminalist series. Under direction, incumbents perform and direct physical and chemical analyses required in scientific criminal investigation; and perform related work as required. Deputy Sheriff Criminalist III's / Criminalist III’s exercise independent judgment and perform routine and complex physical evidence examinations relatively independent of supervision. Criminalist III’s may also provide training and technical advice to other Division employees.
Criminalist III’s may be placed on-call to respond to and process crime scenes. Specialty assignments such as Quality Assurance Manager, DNA Technical Leader, Division Safety Officer or LIMS Administrator may be required.
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Posted: March 29, 2021
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