Forensic Laboratory Technician I (DNA Casework/Screening)-MO
Title Code: V00673
POSITION SUMMARY: This is an entry-level technical position where the employee is responsible for providing direct support to the Criminalists in the DNA Casework/Screening section by maintaining laboratory
equipment, preparing reagents, and performing quality assurance and quality control functions. An employee in this position participates in a formal and on-the-job training program. Work is performed under detailed
direction and close supervision.
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES PERFORMED: (Any one position may not include all of the duties listed nor do the listed examples include all tasks which may be found in positions of this class.)
Provides direct support to the Criminalists in the section.
Performs the duties of an Evidence/Case Coordinator. These duties include, but are not limited to:
documenting and reviewing all requests for analysis, checking on cases to verify information when discrepancies exist, verifying examinations are still needed, updating and maintaining all electronic case assignment logs, and verifying the criminalist is still needed for court.
Monitors and produces case metrics on cases worked to include grant statistics and reporting, as well as compile various statistics for the section supervisor.