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    Summary

    About the Position: This position is located at the United States Army Defense Forensic Science Center (DFSC) in Ft. Gillem, GA. The Defense Forensic Science Center (DFSC) is an organization that provides full-service forensic services (traditional, expeditionary, and reach back) to DoD and Army entities through the Joint Force Commanders (JFC) worldwide.

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    Responsibilities

    • Perform the most complex duties in the analysis of Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) on physical evidence and material consisting of body fluid stains, hair, bone, dental pulp, and other human tissue.
    • Process request for examination which usually include the reason for which the samples were collected and background investigative information or intelligence contextual data.
    • Conducts complex examinations to develop evidence and data/information for intelligence exploitation.
    • Receives and maintains the integrity of evidence and material.
    • Independently plans, organized and devises the approach necessary to obtain useful forensic information from the evidence and material submitted.
    • Establish procedures and develop new techniques, approaches, and methods.
    • Evaluates "complex DNA mixtures" in order to render conclusions.
    • Utilized databases to determine statistical significance of evidence findings.
    • Prepares formal written reports suitable for legal presentation and intelligence exploitation which state results, interpretation, and professional opinions/conclusions.
    • Responsible for the accuracy and adequacy of the forensic examinations performed.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/598851400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.