Employment Opportunity

Fingerprint Technician

Arizona Department of Public Safety, Phoenix, Arizona

Salary: $ 34,467.89 - $45,912.26 per year

Final Filing Date: April 30, 2017

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Responsible for a variety of fingerprint duties, including the acquisition, classification, searching, comparison, identification and filing of fingerprints, either manually or via Arizona Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AZAFIS) processes; takes fingerprint impressions. Performs related duties as assigned. This is a competitive classification.


  • Requires graduation from a FBI Fingerprint Classification School or course work in the area of fingerprint identification, criminalistic and evidence technology; or one (1) year of experience working in a law enforcement agency's criminal records, information or identification section.
  • Office setting; holidays, weekends and shift work may be required.
  • May be required to move up to 55 pounds for distances of up to 10 feet.
  • May be required to sit for extended periods of time, concentrating on highly detailed visual images.
  • Must obtain ACJIS and AZAFIS TOC within 6 months of hire, and maintain both certifications throughout the course of this assignment with the Department.
  • May be required to testify at legal hearings and/or in court proceedings.
  • Must successfully complete the examination process.

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Posted: April 18, 2017

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