Forensic DNA Analyst
By Veronica Glover
What Education is Needed ?
Job Offerings :
NC Department of Justice
Where ? State of North Carolina - Wake County, NC
Pay ? • Hiring rate - $ 36,761 • 6 months - 38,125 • 12 months - 39,632
• 18 months - 41,125 • 24 months - 42,667
Job Description ? Bachelor's degree with a major in biology, microbiology, molecular biology, biochemistry, genetics, animal science, zoology, medical technology or closely related curriculum from an appropriately accredited institution including coursework in biochemistry, genetics, molecular biology, statistics and population genetics.
Milwaukee Crime Lab
Where ? State of Wisconsin - Wisconsin
Pay ? Starting salary between $17.243 and $28.451 per hour or between $36,003-$59,405 annually.
Job Description ? • Ability to assess physical evidence with examination requests and correctly determine the appropriate DNA analysis procedures to apply • Knowledge of the interpretation and comparison of DNA profiles derived from forensic evidence • Efficient time management and organizational skills • Ability to work independently and in a team setting • Strong computer skills