Title: Firearms & Toolmark Examiner

Description: PURPOSE: Independently performs routine to complex technical examinations of firearms, ammunition, and ammunition components; conducting microscopic comparisons of questioned bullets and cartridge cases; examining various types of manufacturer, class and individual characteristics of tools and tool marks on a variety of objects; conducting shooting incident reconstruction; providing training for other laboratory examiners and personnel in regard to firearm safety and proper handling techniques; and guidance/expertise to latent print examiners in regard to assisting them with potential locations on firearms where latent prints may be found.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Provide analysis of firearms, ammunition, and ammunition components; conducting microscopic comparisons of questioned bullets and cartridge cases; examining various types of manufacturer, class and individual characteristics of tools and tool marks on a variety of objects; conducting shooting incident reconstruction; providing training for other laboratory examiners and personnel in regard to firearm safety and proper handling techniques; and guidance/expertise to latent print examiners in regard to assisting them with potential locations on firearms where latent prints may be found.

Conduct examinations while maintaining chain of custody, and formulating interpretation results for forensic and/or intelligence exploitation.

Perform quality checking of instruments and reagents

Utilize and submit findings to national databases.

Closing Date for position: 11/18/2022

Location of Position:, Georgia/OCONUS

Additional Information: PDF Description of Opportunity

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