Forensic Scientist Job Description

[Insert company name here] is an established and successful law firm specializing in [insert key areas of focus here]

We’re looking for a Forensic Scientist to perform studies to use analytical and scientific techniques to examine evidence from crimes and prepare legal statements that summarise the results for court cases.


Roles & Responsibilities

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Searching for and collecting evidence at the scenes of crimes
  • Compiling written reports
  • Gathering evidence
  • Verifying the authenticity of documents
  • Testing fluid and tissue samples for the use of drugs or poisons
  • Analyzing tool and tire marks
  • Giving and defending evidence in court
  • Recovering data from electronic equipment such as laptops, computers, and mobile phones
  • Using appropriate analytical techniques such as chromatography, electron microscopy, and
  • DNA profiling


About you

  • A logical and independent mind
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Objectivity and sensitivity when dealing with confidential information
  • Ability to work under pressure and to a deadline
  • Concentration and patience
  • Ability to deal with stressful and emotional situations
  • Confidence in your own judgment


What you’ll get in return

The firm offers a generous benefits package along with compensation based on experience level and client orientation.

  • Competitive compensation based on experience
  • Medical insurance plan
  • Dental insurance plan
  • Vision insurance plan
  • Contribution to life insurance plan
  • 401k profit sharing
  • Parking reimbursement
  • Social, charity, and wellness events


To apply for the role or have a confidential discussion, contact us on [insert recruiter email address] or [insert recruiter phone number]