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DNA Analyst II


Search Number: MURC286

Position: DNA Analyst II, Forensic Science

Location: Forensic Science Center

Position Type: Full-time position

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience


Qualifications: Master's degree in forensic Science, Biology, Chemistry or a Forensic related science including course work in areas of genetics, biochemistry, molecular biology, legal issues and statistics. Minimum of two years experience in complex DNA analysis including operation of complex laboratory instrumentation/equipment and experience in conducting technical review of DNA Analysis. Expert witness testimony experience in the field of DNA analysis.


Duties: Conduct analysis on samples submitted for DNA identification according to established protocol; produce detailed accurate reports of results, conclusions and statistical calculation; organize and maintain detailed records relating to all aspects of laboratory operations; participate in validation of new laboratory procedures and equipment; perform general laboratory maintenance and calibration of equipment; follow laboratory policies and practices as mandated by federal standards.


Submit cover letter, resume and references with contact information to:


Jason Chute

1401 Forensic Science Drive

Huntington, WV 25701


Fax: 304.690.6340



Deadline for applications: Position is open until filled

Date Published: 03/24/2006