Forensic Scientist 4 Technical Coordinator - Toxicology

Laboratory Name: 
New York State Police Forensic Investigation Center
New York
Job Description: 


• Coordinate training of new forensic scientists, staff participating in new or recently modified methodologies and staff in need of remedial training.

• Perform analysis of evidence in the most complex cases.

• Recognized as an expert in Toxicology and maintains technical proficiency in and awareness of the latest technical advances.

• Provide technical assistance in Toxicology to the QA Director by assisting with the coordination of system wide audits and QA initiatives.

• Coordinate the development, validation and implementation of new methodologies and/or programs within Toxicology including Breath Testing Program.

• Provide monitoring of technical QA programs within the laboratory system.

• Assume the duties of the Supervisor of Forensic Services in their absence.

• Perform any other reasonable assignments or duties as directed by a supervisor.


• A Bachelor’s Degree in the Natural or Physical Sciences.


• A minimum of six years satisfactory experience as a Forensic Scientist or its equivalent experience in another laboratory.


• A Master’s Degree in a Natural or Physical Science or Computer Science may be substituted for one year of the required experience.

Contact Info
MaryEllen Tedesco, Director of Personnel
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