Title: Chemist – Sheriff’s Office
Description: Sumter County is Presently Seeking a Chemist in the Operations Bureau of the Sheriff’s Office. Processes crime scenes, searches for and collects physical evidence; documents and preserves evidence; provides crime scene security as necessary. Provides security of evidence/narcotics while in transit.
Prepares samples for analysis; performs chemical, instrumental, wet chemical and microscopic analysis of physical evidence; reviews and interprets data, and prepares required laboratory and analytical reports. Transports evidence to SLED for further analysis as required. Maintains accurate and complete case documentation; keeps supervisor informed of case developments and problems. Prepares evidence for court presentation; provides expert testimony as necessary. Supervises and/or conducts research projects as assigned or appropriate.
Closing Date for position: 10/22/2021
Location of Position:, SC
Additional Information: PDF Description of Opportunity