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Crime Laboratory Analyst - Chemistry / Seized Drugs

Florida Department of Law Enforcement, Ft. Myers, Jacksonville, Orlando, Pensacola, and Tampa, Florida

Salary: $50,948.00

Final Filing Date: June 30, 2021

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is currently accepting applications for the Crime Laboratory Analyst Pool.

Duties and Requirements Click to read more

Duties:

  • Conduct detailed microscopic, chemical and instrumental analysis on physical evidence to determine if such materials contain controlled substances as defined by Florida Statutes; and
  • Instrumental analysis including operation and interpretation of complex instrumentation such as automated gas chromatographs and mass spectrometers as well as ultraviolet, fluorescence and infrared spectrophotometers.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
  • Knowledge of the terminology, principles and analytical techniques used in the analysis of physical evidence as it applies to the forensic laboratory;
  • Knowledge of the procedure for packaging, handling and preserving evidence;
  • Skill in the use of scientific laboratory equipment;
  • Ability to analyze results, formulate conclusions and present findings verbally and in writing;
  • Ability to give sworn testimony as an expert witness in court; and
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.

Requirements:

  • A bachelor’s or advanced degree in physical, biological or forensic science from an accredited college or university with completion of at least 25 credit hours in chemistry-related coursework graded at a “C” or better.

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Posted: March 3, 2021

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