Escambia County, Florida Sheriff’s Office

Latent Print Examiner

Closing date

Open until filled.

Salary Range

$26.83 Hourly
$2,146.40 Biweekly
$4,650.53 Monthly
$55,806.40 Annually


This class performs scientific analysis and meticulous work related to the investigation of evidence for the detection, documentation, preservation, and comparison of latent prints, footwear, and other trace evidence; provides expert testimony in local and federal courts; conducts training seminars.

Examples of Duties

Typical Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice, Criminalistics, Forensic Science, or a related field and two (2) years of experience in latent finger/palm print examination, comparison, identification, and development with a recognized law enforcement agency, which must have included court room testimony; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to perform the essential duties of the job as those listed above. Experience with ACE-V methodology is a must.

License and Certification Requirements

Knowledge of (position requirements at entry)

Skills in (position requirements at entry)

Supplemental Information

Positions in this class typically require:


The above job description is intended to represent only the key areas of responsibilities; specific position assignments will vary depending on the business needs of the department.

To Apply

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