Goverment Jobs
Published
September 14, 2019
Location
Downtown Dallas, Texas
Category
Job Type

Description

Position Purpose

The salary listed on the job posting is the starting salary range; amount offered will depend upon qualifications.

For information related toEssential Functions, Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required to Perform Work,andWorking Conditions & Hazardsof this position,click here. Locate and clickon the position title to view the job classification specification.

For evaluation purposes, acceptable qualifying experience for all positions must have been in a paid capacity unless noted otherwise in the minimum qualifications for the posted position.

Additionally, 30+ hours per week will be counted as full-time employment and will receive full credit for the amount of time employed.A minimum of 15 through 29 hours per week will be counted as part-time employment and will receive half credit for the amount of time employed.

Vacancies currently available in the following department(s):Dallas Police Department

Minimum Qualifications

EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor's degree in a forensic science, criminalistics, chemistry, biochemistry, biology, physical science or social science field.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Four (4) years of experience in specialized training in crime scene investigation and analysis involving all of the following:

- Evidence collection/preservation
- Interviewing and record keeping/documentation
EQUIVALENCY(IES):

  • High school diploma/GED plus eight (8) years of the required experience will meet the education and experience requirements.
  • An associate's degree in any field plus six (6) years of the required experience will meet the education and experience requirements.
  • A bachelor's degree or higher in a non-specified field plus six (6) years of the required experience will meet the education and experience requirements.
  • A master's degree or higher in a specified field plus two (2) years of the required experience will meet the education and experience requirements.
  • Three (3) years as a Certified Peace Officer and two (2) years of the required experience will meet the education and experience requirements.

LICENSE(S) and/or CERTIFICATION(S):

  • Valid driver's license with good driving record.
  • Must have or be able to obtain within twelve (12) months of hire the Level 1 certification from the International Association for Identification (I.A.I.)

OTHER REQUIREMENT(S):

  • No FELONY or class A misdemeanor convictions.
  • Availability for varying shifts, nights/weekends/holidays.
  • Subject to twenty-four/seven (24/7)call-out.
  • Working conditions include exposure to bio-hazardous material(s), inclement weather and confined spaces.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITY(IES):

  • Effective oral/written communication skills.
  • MS Word/Excel (or similar software) skills

PREFERENCE(S):

  • Prior training/teaching experience is preferable

To view the employee benefits offered by the City of Dallas click here.

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In the questions that follow, you will be asked about your education, work history and/or current certifications and licenses. Answers given in this supplemental questionnaire must be able to be verified with the information provided in the Education, Work History and/or Certificates and Licenses sections of your application. Information submitted on attached documents (resumes, cover letters, etc.) WILL NOT be used to determine eligibility for this position. If you have NOT completed the application requirements, please return to the application and complete the appropriate section(s) before submitting.

  • I have read and understand the above statement
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CONVICTION INFORMATION: An intensive background check will be performed during the interview process. The following are automatic disqualifiers: * ANY Felony conviction * ANY class A Misdemeanor conviction

  • I have read and understand the above statement.
03
Please select the choice below which represents your highest level of education completed.

  • High School or GED
  • Associate's degree in any field
  • Bachelor's degree in a forensic science, criminology, chemistry, biochemistry, biology, social science or criminal justice field
  • Bachelor's degree (or higher) in any field other than those stated above
  • Master's degree (or higher) in a forensic science, criminology, chemistry, biochemistry, biology, social science or criminal justice field
  • Certified Peace Officer
  • None of the above
04
What is your level of experience in specialized training in crime scene investigation and analysis involving all of the following: - evidence collection/preservation, - interviewing & record keeping/documentation

  • None
  • Less than one year
  • One year to less than two years
  • Two years to less than three years
  • Three years to less than four years
  • Four years to less than five years
  • Five years to less than six years
  • Six years to less than seven years
  • Seven years to less than eight years
  • Eight or more years
05
How many years of experience do you have as a Certified Peace Officer?

  • None
  • Less than one year
  • One year to less than two years
  • Two to less than three years
  • Three years or more
06
Will you be able to obtain the International Association of Identification certification within 12 months of employment?

  • Yes
  • No
07
Do you have a valid driver's license?

  • Yes
  • No
08
CERTIFICATE / LICENSE INFORMATION: All information regarding current certificates and/or licenses must be included in the Certificates and Licenses section of the application. Failure to do so may result in disqualification for this position.

  • I have read and understand the above statement.
09
What is your proficiency level using MS Office or similar software skills?

  • None
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
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Are you available to work varying shifts (days, evenings, nights) including weekends, holidays and/or twenty-four hour call out?

  • Yes
  • No

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