Title: Forensic Chemist

Description: The Forensic Chemist is responsible for the chemical analysis of suspected controlled substances within an ISO 17025 accredited laboratory for the Wake County CCBI department.

Establish and update technical procedures, perform regular calibrations on equipment and instrumentation, and schedule and document preventative maintenance on equipment and instrumentation
Utilize specialized laboratory equipment and instrumentation to include- Gas Chromatograph Mass Spectrometer/Gas Chromatograph, Infrared Spectrometer, Liquid Chromatograph Mass Spectrometer/Mass Spectrometer, and Time of Flight Liquid Chromatograph Mass Spectrometer
Serve as an integral subject matter expert for the prosecution of those involved in the violation of NC and federal controlled substance regulations
Testify as an expert witness in court
Complete annual proficiency tests and obtain and maintain a Diplomate status certification/membership through the American Board of Criminalistics within two years of the date of eligibility for certification
Successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen and is subject to random continuing drug screenings as a condition of continued employment


Closing Date for position: 01/31/2022

Location of Position:, NC

Additional Information: PDF Description of Opportunity

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