DNA Analyst II

  • Search Number: MR0021
  • Position Title: DNA Analyst II
  • Classification Title: MURC-Physical Scientists, Other
  • Department: SOM-Forensic Science - RC5500
  • Salary: $42,000 - 48,000

Status: This position is closed.

Job Description:

A DNA Analyst Level II conducts complex analysis on samples submitted for DNA identification at full performance level in accordance to established protocol. He/she produces detailed accurate reports of results and conclusions. A DNA Analyst Level II follows all laboratory policies and practices in accordance with federal standards.

Requried 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 two years experience in complex DNA analysis including operation of complex laboratory instrumentation/equipment
  • Thorough knowledge of laboratory operations including laboratory policies, procedures and objectives.
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret professional journals, technical procedures or governmental regulations
  • Ability to maintain detailed, accurate records and communicate effectively in writing
  • Ability to effectively present complex information and respond to questions from groups of students, customers, and the general public
  • Ability to establish rapport and communicate effectively with law enforcement agencies, faculty, staff, service personnel and students
  • Ability to effectively operate complex computer software utilized in conjunction with laboratory operations
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, interpret findings and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to conduct administrative and technical review of DNA Analysis

Required Documents:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter
  • List of Three References

  • Deadline for applications: Position is open until filled.
  • Date Published: 08/25/2014