The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation seeks interested and qualified candidates for the following open position.
TBI SPECIAL AGENT-FORENSIC SCIENTIST 1
DRUG CHEMISTRY UNIT, TBI HEADQUARTERS
Responsible for analyzing physical, biological, or chemical evidence submitted to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation; and preparing technical laboratory reports describing the results of tests. Uses and maintains advanced scientific instrumentation. Consults with criminal court attorneys, and testifies in local, state, and federal courts on the results of forensic analysis. 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.
Education and Experience: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry, or other natural or physical sciences; forensic science, or other forensic related areas; including a minimum of thirty-six quarter hours (twenty-four semester hours) in chemistry.
*A transcript with all chemistry credits is required to be uploaded with an employment application in order for the agency to properly evaluate a candidate’s eligibility for a position in this classification
MONTHLY SALARY RANGE: $3,777 – $5,860
For additional information please contact:
Human Resources Unit
To apply for this position please see requisition 172229 on the Tennessee Department of Human Resources website at https://www.tn.gov/hr/js1/employment-opportunities.html.
This position will remain posted from November 21 – November 27, 2018 for a total of five business days.
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is an equal opportunity, equal access, affirmative action employer.