Employment Opportunity

Forensic Scientist or Forensic Scientist Senior

Austin Police Department, Austin, Texas


  • Forensic Scientist $24.92 – $32.40 per hour
  • Forensic Scientist Senior $29.69 – $38.59 per hour

Final Filing Date: Open until filled

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  • The Forensic Scientist Senior positions will be part of the Forensic Science Bureau’s Toxicology section. These positions will be responsible for interpreting the basics of analytical and instrumental test results, creating and maintaining analysis reports, records, and documents, assisting in the maintenance, evaluation, and performance of laboratory instruments, assisting in the training of police officers in evidence collection and preservation, proper labeling, and use of the laboratory information system, reviewing and approving case work for other chemists, testifying as a witness in court, and analyzing drug and alcohol evidence.


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Posted: April 29, 2021

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