Fingerprint expert


Middlemoor HQ, Exeter, Devon

Contract Full Time - Permanent
  Hours 37
Salary Please see Devon and Cornwall's recruitment page for further information regarding the salary.


Description Fingerprint Expert

Reporting to the Forensic Identification Team Leader you will provide fingerprint expertise to the SW Region’s Identification Bureaux, maintaining the operational and technical efficiency and effectiveness of all regional fingerprint identification services whilst demonstrating a commitment to quality and personal competence.

You will be responsible for the searching and comparison of crime scene marks and the verification of identifications to second check level for the region in accordance with the accredited Bureau and National systems to support the detection and reduction in crime.

You will attend mortuaries and major crime scenes, when required, to establish identity and to maximise the recovery of fingerprint evidence. You will communicate scientific findings effectively in the context of the case, both in writing and by the provision of oral testimony in court.

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CVs will not be accepted.


Closing Date Thursday 28 June 2018
Interview  Date Week commencing 23 July 2018
More Information For further details or an informal discussion please contact Alison Fairholm, Regional Head of Forensic Identification & 01275 816 526 or alternatively email at 
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