Federal Government Jobs | Crime Scene Investigator

By | April 13, 2022

Job Responsibilities : Crime Scene Investigator

Salary : $38,000 – $47,400 a year

Company : City of Bryan

Location : 303 E 29th St, Bryan, TX 77803 US

Educational requirements : High School

The City of Bryan is currently accepting applications for Crime Scene Investigator. This position performs a wide variety of tasks associated with the collection processing tracking handling and safekeeping of crime scene evidence for the Bryan Police Department.


  • Identifies collects and preserves crime scene and accident scene evidence to aid in the prosecution of criminal and civil cases; documents and maintains chain of custody.
  • Searches out collects preserves logs examines and secures evidence; documents all handling of evidence and property.
  • Documents the crime scenes by taking photos video and/or preparing accurate sketches and diagrams.
  • Collects develops preserves classifies and files latent fingerprints; conducts visual and physical analysis and comparison of crime scene latent prints to local state and national fingerprint databases.
  • Receives property and evidence from law enforcement officers; documents receipt of items and maintains the chain of custody; enters and updates data into computer system; packages and transports evidence to the appropriate laboratory for analysis.
  • Authorizes release of evidence and crime scenes within scope of authority.
  • Develops case files and prepares technical and statistical reports.
  • Prepares necessary documentation and evidence for court; may be required to testify in court.
  • Attends autopsies of deceased persons. Collects preserves and packages physical evidence obtained from deceased persons at autopsy.
  • Assists and coordinates with other emergency services personnel outside organizations and businesses and Federal state and local law enforcement organizations.
  • Performs routine clerical work; duties may include logging in materials and documents entering data and information into computerized files filing and retrieving materials from manual or computerized filing system typing correspondence memos and other short documents and sorting documents.
  • Maintains laboratory equipment and property storage areas.
  • Maintains the absolute confidentiality of all records and information.
  • Exhibits a general working knowledge of crime scene investigative safety issues. Operates assigned vehicles and equipment in a safe manner.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements

  • High School Diploma/GED plus some additional training or coursework in areas such as crime scene processing latent fingerprint processing major and advanced death investigations photography and/or blood stain pattern interpretation and forensics plus at least five (5) years of directly related work experience; OR an Associate’s degree in a related field plus at least three (3) years of directly related work experience; or a Bachelor’s degree in a related field of study plus at least one (1) year of directly related work experience. Equivalent combinations of education experience certification and training may also be considered.
  • Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) certification preferred or ability to obtain the certification within the timeframe set by the department.

To Apply
A City of Bryan online application is required. To view the complete job description and/or to apply select Apply on Company Site. You must submit your application directly through that link in order to be considered. Please attach a resume at the time of application. You will receive a confirmation number upon successfully applying.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $38000.00 – $47400.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: One location

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