City of Riviera Beach, Florida Police Department
Police Technician (Crime Scene Investigator)
October 19, 2017
An employee in this class performs the duties of supporting of sworn police officers specifically in Crime Scene investigations. Duties include the preparation of various reports, measurements, diagrams and documentation. Utilization of police communication equipment and processing crime scenes for latent fingerprints and other physical evidence collection. AFIS entry and Latent fingerprint identification, firearms related shooting reconstruction. Photography, evidence packaging and court testimony. Ability to operate a computer to enter, retrieve, review or modify data, verifies accuracy of entered data, and makes appropriate corrections. Utilizes word processing and spreadsheet business software applications, answers phone, maintain filing systems and general office duties. Incumbents are unarmed civilian employees with no arrest powers.
High school graduate or equivalent required. Must possess a completion of Crime Scene training certificate or a Forensics degree from an accredited College or University.
Special Working Conditions
Subject to be called out beyond regularly scheduled hours and work hours may include irregular shifts, holidays and weekend work. The employee may be exposed to adverse environmental conditions, such as dirt, dust, odors, noise variation, fumes, temperature extremes, wet/humid conditions, machinery, traffic hazards, toxic agents, bio hazards, or bright/dim lights.
For more information, contact Sergeant Newton at 561-714-3184
All applicants must upload educational diploma/degree and a valid State of Florida Driver’s License to the document section of the online application. Written Civil Service Examination Required.
This position requires successful passing of a Background check, Polygraph, Physiological and Drug screening.
The City of Riviera Beach does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, religion, national origin or handicapped status.
THE CITY OF RIVIERA BEACH IS A DRUG FREE WORK PLACE.