Next Generation Identification Technician (02071)

PURPOSE: The NGI Technician performs tasks related to latent print analysis and NGI database entry.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

• Analyze images of latent prints to determine suitability for searching in an automated system. Enter / encode latent prints into the NGI system in preparation for launching searches. Conduct automated latent print searches in any system as identified by the BAU. Populate designated files within NGI, as appropriate.

• Screen potential candidates in accordance with BAU practices, as appropriate. Populate designated files within NGI, as appropriate.

• Prepare all required documentation for the case file relative to the position. Conduct QC measures in accordance with BAU practices.

• Maintain equipment, as necessary, to ensure proper and efficient job performance. Complete and pass the LD latent print discipline training requirements and appropriate latent print competency test within the time period as set forth by the BAU.

• Research, develop, and author whitepapers and information papers as required.

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree with at least twenty-four (24) credit hours in the Physical Sciences.

Applicants must be able to obtain and maintain a TOP SECRET security clearance issued by the Federal Government

Experience: Prefer at least three (3) years of recent work experience in the latent print discipline as an Examiner.

Skills: Basic computer skills, to include use of Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook; organization skills; flexibility and adaptability to changing priorities; Demonstrated ability to study and pass training, examination, and testing assessments; verbal and written communication skills

Certifications: Current International Association for Identification (IAI) Latent Print certificate or prior qualification by the FBI as a Latent Print Examiner (LPE).

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