New York State Police

Civilian Employment

Position Information

Application Due By: December 7, 2017
Title:Supervisor Forensic Services - Trace Evidence
Location:Forensic Investigation Center
Albany, NY 12226
Albany County
Grade:25
Employment Type:Full Time
Work Days: Monday-Friday
Union Representation:PS & T
Duties & Responsibilities:The Supervisor Forensic Services assigned to Trace Evidence is responsible for the administration of the technical and scientific functions of all forensic analysis in the discipline of Trace Evidence examination, including supervision of testing procedures and reports of findings; technical problem solving and analytical methods; and for the oversight of training, quality assurance, safety, adherence to accreditation standards, and proficiency testing.

DUTIES:

Responsible for the administration of the technical and scientific operations of all forensic analysis in the Trace Evidence section, including supervision of a team of Forensic Scientists and Senior Laboratory Technicians in forensic laboratory procedures and the preparation of reports of forensic findings.

Responsible for technical problem solving of analytical methods and for the oversight of training, quality assurance, safety and proficiency testing in the laboratory.

Responsible for continuing education programs and serves as a resource person for criminal justice personnel.

Provide overall section case management.

Consult with the Director of Quality Assurance regarding laboratory quality issues and accreditation matters.

Perform forensic analysis of the most complex cases.

Other related duties at the direction of Laboratory Administration.
Minimum and/or Preferred Qualifications:A Master's Degree in a Natural or Physical science, Forensic Science, Administration (e.g. Public Administration, Business Administration or Criminal Justice) or Computer Science;

AND

Have a minimum of four (4) years satisfactory experience performing the duties of a Forensic Scientist or its equivalent in another laboratory.

OR

Fifteen (15) years of satisfactory experience performing the duties of a Forensic Scientist or its equivalent in another laboratory may be considered as a substitute for a Master's Degree.
Additional Comments:Starting Salary: $$79,849.00.

This position does not require that the candidate has taken and passed a NYS Civil Service examination, or currently holds a qualifying position within the NYS Civil Service System. This position will be filled through a resume review and interview process.

Contact Information

Contact Name:Ms. MaryEllen Tedesco
Contact Address:New York State Police
Building 22
1220 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12226
Contact Phone:518-457-3840
Contact Fax:518-485-2293
Additional Instructions:Kindly submit via U.S. Mail or FAX a letter of intent and complete resume.


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