Forensic Evidence Technician Job at Crime Scene Resources, Inc, Greenville, SC

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  • Crime Scene Resources, Inc
  • Greenville, SC

Job Description

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Duties

  • Utilize photography, videography, and detailed sketches to document crime scenes accurately.
  • Record and maintain comprehensive notes of all activities and evidence collected at the scene; identify, collect, and preserve physical evidence from crime scenes using proper procedures to avoid contamination.
  • Use specialized equipment and techniques to gather trace evidence, fingerprints, biological samples, and other forensic materials. Conduct on-site chemical presumptive testing of evidence and other types of analysis in accordance with federal, state, and local laws and department/division policies.
  • Package and label evidence correctly for transport to the forensic laboratory for further examination and analysis.
  • Prepare detailed and accurate reports summarizing findings and methods used during the investigation.
  • Maintain accurate records of evidence and chain of custody to ensure legal compliance.
  • Work closely with law enforcement officers, detectives, and other first responders at crime scenes.
  • Testify in court regarding the methods and findings from crime scene investigations, including the presentation of physical evidence.
  • Participate in ongoing training and professional development opportunities; enforce federal, state, and local laws as necessary; work professionally under stressful and sometimes dangerous situations; work 12-hour rotating shifts (84 hours bi-weekly, includes 4 hours of overtime pay).
  • Be available for on-call duties to respond to crime scenes at any time, including nights, weekends, and holidays.

Requirements

  • High school graduate; must be at least 21 years of age.
  • Must reside in South Carolina throughout employment; completion of required training and certification by the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy within one year of hire.
  • Must pass firearms qualifications and maintain proficiency.
  • Two years of experience as a commissioned law enforcement officer preferred.
  • Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) or equivalent combination of skill and experience.
  • Crime Scene certification by the International Association for Identification.
  • Working knowledge of digital photography equipment, latent print processing techniques and law enforcement technology.
  • Knowledge of criminal investigation techniques, rules of evidence and courtroom testimony experience.
  • Educational Incentive: 5% increase for an associate's degree or a 10% increase for a bachelor's degree in chemistry, biology, forensic science or criminal justice.
  • Experience Incentive: 1.25% increase for each year of experience as a certified law enforcement officer, up to 15%.
  • Qualified candidates should upload a cover letter and resume with their application.

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Job Tags

Holiday work, Local area, Shift work, Night shift, Rotating shift,

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