Dallas Police Dept.


Dallas, TX Police Department

Forensic Fingerprint Expert

Salary              $50,201.00 - $72,720.00 Annually 

The salary listed on this job posting is the starting salary range;  amount offered will depend upon qualifications.
Location              Downtown Dallas, TX Job Type Full-time

Department             Police - Civilian Job Number             46540-00-AS-03

Closing             Continuous – open until filled

Title: Forensic Fingerprint Expert Position Purpose: Performs the most difficult and responsible types of forensic fingerprint duties in the Police Department. Trains and mentors lower level employees and provides technical oversight of all fingerprinting functions. Essential Functions:

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required to Perform Work Thorough knowledge of rules of physical evidence in criminal law; Federal, state and local laws, codes and regulations pertaining to forensic science; theoretical and analytical principles of natural and physical sciences related to forensic fingerprinting; proper procedures and standard laboratory rules and safety precautions; evidence collection and preservation procedures.

Working Conditions and Hazards: Physical condition necessary for light lifting and standing for prolonged periods of time. May be required to work any hours, days or shift, including holidays and weekends. Must be a U.S. citizen or have U.S. permanent residency at time of application. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by personnel assigned to this classification and is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required. For evaluation purposes, acceptable qualifying experience for all positions must have been in a paid capacity unless noted otherwise in the minimum qualifications for the posted position. Additionally, 30+ hours per week will be counted as full-time employment and will receive full credit for the amount of time employed.  A minimum of 15 through 29 work hours per week will be counted as part-time employment and will receive half credit for the amount of time employed. Vacancies currently available in the following department(s): Dallas Police Department - Civilian Minimum Qualifications EDUCATION:  





KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITY(IES):  PREFERENCE(S): Agency City of Dallas – Dallas Police Department
Address 1500 Marilla Street 1CS or 6AN  Dallas, Texas, 75201.
Phone For questions regarding the job, please contact AFIS Manager Susan Kerr at  (214)-671-3830. Additional questions (214) 670-5915 
Website Applicants can apply through the City of Dallas website: http://www.dallascityhall.com