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Position: Forensic Laboratory Manager

Company: Bureau of Forensic Sciences of Puerto Rico

Location:  San Juan, Puerto Rico

Position Description: Download Document


Crime Laboratory Director:
This position is open until filled. Please email CV, letter of interest, and salary requirements to Public Safety Secretary Hector Pesquera, This position requires a Master of Science (MS) degree and at least five years of experience as a forensic practitioner. Spanish language proficiency is preferred, but not required. The position supervises the crime laboratory efforts of the Puerto Rico Bureau of Forensic Sciences (Spanish: Negociado de Ciencias Forense) and reports to the Commissioner of the Puerto Rico Bureau of Forensic Sciences (Spanish: Negociado de Ciencias Forense).

End date: January 9, 2019