|Date Opened||10/25/2019 6:00:00 PM|
|Salary||$63,684 - $80,424/year|
|Job Type||Open to the Public|
|Close Date||11/8/2019 11:59:00 PM|
The State of CT, Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, is seeking one (1) full-time Special Investigator (ME) to work in our facility in Farmington, CT. The hours of work are Monday through Friday, 11:00 pm to 7:30 am and every third weekend with occasional holiday coverage.
Our free-standing, modern facility is located on the Campus of the University of Connecticut Health Center and Medical School. The office is a state-wide medical examiner system charged with the investigation of sudden and unexpected deaths that by statute fall under our jurisdiction. Our agency operates 24/7/365 performing these death investigations.
Special Investigators visit scene of death; review medical records; may serve as photographer in routine cases; conduct investigations related to assigned complaints, alleged violations of state laws and regulations or sudden and/or unexplained deaths; interview witnesses, complainants, medical and hospital personnel and others to obtain information; secure evidence in form of statements, documents, records and exhibits which may be used in administrative hearings and/or court proceedings; researches, collects and evaluates data; compile information; writes reports and recommends appropriate corrective action; answer public inquiries; may prepare affidavits and applications for arrest warrants; may prepare search and seizure warrants; may issue citations; may testify at hearings and in court; may conduct surveillance; may secure samples for testing; may conduct legal research; perform related duties as required.
Knowledge of investigatory methods and techniques, and knowledge of medical terminology required.
Incumbent must possess a valid Connecticut Motor Vehicle Operator’s License and may be required to travel. In addition, the individual:
Candidates interested in this position must :
All applicants must include a resume within the "Resume Tab" of their application with their submission. Applicants invited to interview may be required to submit additional documentation, which supports their qualification(s) for this position. These documents may include: performance reviews, supervisory references, college transcripts, licensure, etc., at the discretion of the hiring agency.
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1. College training in consumer protection, health care, law enforcement or a closely related field may be substituted for the General Experience on the basis of fifteen (15) semester hours equalling one-half (1/2) year of experience to a maximum of four (4) years for a Bachelor's degree.
2. College training in forensic science may be substituted for the General Experience on the basis of fifteen (15) semester hours equalling one-half (1/2) year of experience to a maximum of four (4) years for a Bachelor's degree.
3. A Master's degree in a closely related field may be substituted for one (1) additional year of the General Experience.
The State of Connecticut is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages the application of women, minorities and persons with disabilities.