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Santa Clara Police Department
Tuesday January 23rd, 2018 :: 08:17 a.m. PST


NOW HIRING - Forensics Coordinator

NOW HIRING - Forensics Coordinator
Application Deadline: 4:00pm on February 9, 2018

Forensics Coordinator - Application deadline 4pm on February 9
$7,615 – $9,743, monthly
$91,380 – $116,916, annually + excellent benefits

The Forensic Coordinator is responsible for evidence collection and storage, crime scene and laboratory analysis, interpretation of cases and all digital media storage including the body worn camera platform.

The successful candidate should have a strong working knowledge of law enforcement and criminal justice systems. Graduation from an accredited college with a major in criminalistics, chemistry, biochemistry or related field is required; a Master’s degree is preferred. In addition, four years of experience in the practice of general criminalistics is a prerequisite. Experience in videography, photography and computer forensics/mapping is desirable.

The Santa Clara Police Department is committed to providing a workforce with the highest standards of integrity and honesty. Applicants considered for appointment to this position will be subject to a thorough background investigation consisting of, but not limited to, criminal history, Department of Justice and FBI fingerprinting, DMV driving history, credit check, previous/current employment references, personal references, a polygraph exam and a psychological exam. A medical examination is also required following a conditional job offer. All information provided by applicants is required to be truthful and accurate; failure to do so may result in disqualification.

The complete job description, pending City Council approval, and benefit information is available online. If this position is of interest to you, apply by 4:00pm on February 9, 2018.

Santa Clara Police Department
601 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95050

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 408-615-5580

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