The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open positions.
TBI SPECIAL AGENT-FORENSIC SCIENTIST 1
IREARMS IDENTIFICATION, TBI HEADQUARTERS
Responsible for analyzing physical evidence submitted to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation related to firearms and toolmarks, and composing technical laboratory reports describing the results of tests. Uses and maintains advanced scientific instrumentation including comparison microscopes, stereomicroscopes, and the NIBIN (National Integrated Ballistic Information Network) System. Consults with criminal court attorneys, and testifies in local, state, and federal courts on the results of forensic Firearm and Toolmark analyses. Serves as a consultant to law enforcement investigators across the state. Responsible for crime scene investigation requiring 24/7 on-call status on a rotating basis. Teaches TBI and other law enforcement officers crime scene techniques and basic firearm examination information. Responsible for maintaining bureau-issued firearms.
Education and Experience: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry, mathematics, or other natural or physical sciences; medical technology; forensic science, criminalistics, or other forensic related areas; including a minimum of thirty-six quarter hours in chemistry.
MONTHLY SALARY RANGE: $3,777 – $5,860
For additional information please contact:
Human Resources Unit
Phone: (615) 744-4284
Apply for this position on requisition 152518 on the Tennessee Department of Human Resources website from June 22 – June 28, 2016 at http://www.tn.gov/hr/topic/employment-opportunities.
Positions will remain posted from June 22 – June 28, 2016, for a total of five business days.
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is an equal opportunity, equal access, affirmative action employer.