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Forensic Scientist 4 Technical Coordinator - Toxicology

New York State Police, Forensic Investigation Center, Albany, New York

Salary: Starting Salary: $71,847.00

Final Filing Date: September 26, 2017

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  • Coordinate training of new forensic scientists, staff participating in new or recently modified methodologies and staff in need of remedial training.
  • Perform analysis of evidence in the most complex cases.
  • Recognized as an expert in Toxicology and maintains technical proficiency in and awareness of the latest technical advances.
  • Provide technical assistance in Toxicology to the QA Director by assisting with the coordination of system wide audits and QA initiatives.
  • Coordinate the development, validation and implementation of new methodologies and/or programs within Toxicology including Breath Testing Program.
  • Provide monitoring of technical QA programs within the laboratory system.
  • Assume the duties of the Supervisor of Forensic Services in their absence.
  • Perform any other reasonable assignments or duties as directed by a supervisor.


  • A Bachelor's Degree in the Natural or Physical Sciences.
  • AND
  • A minimum of six years satisfactory experience as a Forensic Scientist or its equivalent experience in another laboratory.
  • OR
  • A Master's Degree in a Natural or Physical Science or Computer Science may be substituted for one year of the required experience.

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Posted: September 6, 2017

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