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Author Topic: FIREARMS EXAMINER - City of Los Angeles Job Opportunity  (Read 15487 times)

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Offline jdeth

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FIREARMS EXAMINER - City of Los Angeles Job Opportunity
« on: July 16, 2008, 06:20:05 PM »
City of Los Angeles Employment Opportunity


ANNUAL SALARY:  $77,402 to $96,152


A Firearms Examiner is a civilian employee of the Police Department who examines and identifies firearms, weapons, cartridges, bullets, and similar evidence in criminal investigations; collects physical evidence at crime scenes; analyzes and reconstructs the events occurring at crime scenes; conducts complete scientific tests of firearms evidence using laboratory equipment; prepares documentation and reports on the results of the collection and analysis of evidence; testifies in court concerning the results of examinations; provides expert testimony on general firearms capability and examination methodology; and does related work.


1.   Graduation from a recognized four-year college or university; and
2.   Four years of full-time paid experience in examining and identifying firearms, weapons, ammunition, and similar evidence, including court experience as an examiner of firearms evidence in a criminal proceeding; and
3.   Submission of a Firearms Examiner Supplemental Training and Experience Questionnaire and the City application at the time of filing.

Ÿ   A major in physical or natural science is desired, but not required.
Ÿ   A valid California driver's license may be required prior to appointment.
Ÿ   For administrative purposes, filing will close periodically and re-open the following workday. This examination will remain open until sufficient applications are received and may close without prior notice.


Applications WILL ONLY BE ACCEPTED ON THE CITY APPLICATION FORM. You may apply online on our website at or you may download a paper application at and the Training and Experience Questionnaire at and send both in by mail.

Ÿ   You will have to have Internet Explorer version 5.5 or above and Acrobat Reader 6.0 or better.

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