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    Organizational Location: This position is with the Department of Homeland Security, within U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Office of Operational Support, Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate located in Chicago, IL., Miami, FL., Edinburg, TX., Laredo, TX., and San Diego, CA.

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    Joining Customs & Border Protection will allow you to use your expertise in complex latent fingerprint examination, concepts and methods to support Laboratories and Scientific Services Directorate (LSSD).

    This position starts at a salary of $76,721.00 (GS-12, Step 1) to $99,741.00 (GS-12, Step 10) with promotion potential to $99,741 (GS-12 Step 10).

    In this position, you will become a key member of the Laboratories and Scientific Services team performing the below typical work assignments:

    • Plans, coordinates and implements selected fingerprint program activities.
    • Conducts the most complex, delicate and sensitive latent print examinations to visualize, enhance and identify fingerprints or prints of palms, toes and soles on any surface.
    • Uses a wide variety of scientific processes and chemical treatments to examine prints.
    • Prepares laboratory reports and oral presentations on the case findings from the latent print examination(s).

    Travel Required

    25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/564972800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.