Salary: $5,373.33 - $6,531.20 Monthly
Final Filing Date: The first review of candidates will be of those applications received by Monday, February 13, 2023.
The Torrance Police Department Forensic Identification Specialist Unit is comprised of five (5) Forensic Professionals and a Supervisor. The all civilian unit performs a full range of complex and technical crime scene investigations, that include documentation, preservation, and collection of physical and biological evidence, forensic photography, latent print examinations, providing expert testimony and other related work as required.
This position operates on a 4/10 schedule and will be required to work weekends, evenings, holidays, and on a rotating on-call schedule. Incumbents will be working the field in all weather conditions, laboratory, and general office settings. Physical demands of the performed duties include climbing, bending, lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects weighing up to 60lbs., exposure to blood-borne, air-borne pathogens, bodily fluids, various hazardous chemicals used to develop latent print impressions, occasionally crawling in small confined spaces, possible prolonged use of computers and tolerating adverse conditions such as fingerprinting and photographing deceased persons.
Forensic Identification Specialists perform a full range of technical and complex crime scene investigations, chemical processing, technical report writing and provide expert testimony in the areas of evidence collection, chemical processing and photography.
Duties:The following duties represent the principal job duties; however, they are not all-inclusive.
Requirements:Any combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge and skills is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and skills would be:
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How to apply: Apply online
Posted: February 1, 2023
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