DescriptionEvidence Law Enforcement Tech - Hourly$22.25/hour (no benefits)20 hours per weekDays and hours of work: Flexible, but between Monday through Friday, office hours.POSITION SUMMARY:Performs complex technical, clerical, and security work in the Evidence Section. Also assists the District Attorney's office and District Courts in preservation and presentation of photographic and real evidence. The Evidence Law Enforcement Tech is assigned to the Operations Division and is supervised by Detective Sergeants.Notwithstanding the provisions of Colorado Constitutional Amendment 20, Medical Marijuana, and Amendment 64 legalizing the limited use of marijuana, the use or non-duty related possession of marijuana by a Sheriff's Office employee is a violation of federal law, and is prohibited.Examples of DutiesDUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Performs routine duties in security, preservation, processing and maintenance of evidence that includes secure storage and processing of evidence gathered at crime scenes; prepares evidence for presentation in court; prepares evidence for mailing or makes personal delivery of evidence to appropriate laboratories for examination. Works closely with other divisions of the department, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Colorado Bureau of Investigation, and other law enforcement agencies in evidence gathering; testifies in court if necessary. Prepares reports and maintains records of work performed; forwards information to various agencies and checks for accuracy and completeness; compiles and tabulates data for records and reports. Prepares court orders as needed. Operates typical office equipment such as calculator, copier, and computer terminals. Operates sophisticated equipment such as the automated fingerprint identification system machine. Operates fork lift and motor vehicles as needed. Serves the public by providing assistance and information of a specific nature and information involving interpretation of policies and regulations. Responsible for the return of property to victims/suspects upon case completion. Associated topics: behavioral, criminologist, criminologist and forensic scientist, genomic, laboratory, pathology, psychologist, scientist, technician, technologist
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