Employment Opportunity


Crime Lab Intern

Texas Department Of Public Safety, Austin, Texas

Salary: Unpaid

Final Filing Date: Ongoing

Candidate should be pursuing a degree in Biology, Chemistry, Physical Sciences, Computer Forensics or Forensic Science and have a GPA of 3.0 or above. Candidates with experience in either Analytical Chemistry or Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) or other laboratory experience are preferred.

Duties and Requirements Click to read more

Duties:

ESSENTIAL DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Independent work on project agreed upon with sponsoring institution and DPS.
  • Observing and, when feasible, assisting Forensic Scientists in routine tasks.
  • Assisting the laboratory with special projects including compiling and interpreting statistical data.
  • Assisting the Evidence Technicians in routine tasks.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

Education
  • Interns must be in or have completed their Junior Year of College by the time the internship starts.
Experience
  • None required.
Intern Responsibilities
  • Interns should be employable in the near future and be a competitive candidate.
  • Interns must be able to meet the eligibility requirements for Forensic Scientist when they graduate.
  • If the internship is being completed as part of a course or degree requirement, the passing criteria and expectations should be provided along with the application.
  • Interns must maintain a consistent schedule and be available 20-40 hours per week.
  • Interns must be able to pass a background check.
  • A program of study should be developed with the laboratory before the internship starts.
  • Interns should be immunized against hepatitis B at their own expense. The immunization requirement may be dropped provided a waiver is signed.

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Posted: April 22, 2021

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