Home About Us Laboratory Services Forensic Science Communications Back Issues October 2003 employment Employment Opportunities - Forensic Science...

Employment Opportunities - Forensic Science Communications - October 2004

Forensic Science Communications Seal
Table of Contents
Back Issues
About FSC

Forensic Science Communications
October 2003 – Volume 5 – Number 4 

Employment Opportunities

Forensic DNA Analyst
— Salary: Commensurate with qualifications

Orchid Cellmark
Germantown, Maryland

Qualifications include the following:

  • BS in a biological science
  • At least six months' forensic DNA experience
  • Experience with ABI 377, 3100, or 310 Genesequencers desirable
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills required

Responsibilities include the following:

  • Performing DNA-profiling procedures including conducting DNA purification, PCR amplification, fluorescent DNA analysis, and other laboratory skills and techniques on forensic high-throughput criminal casework samples
  • Interpreting test results
  • Providing court testimony as required

Candidates must submit transcripts from degree programs to verify satisfaction of ASCLD-LAB requirements. Submit resumé, cover letter, salary history, and transcripts.


Orchid Cellmark
Human Resources
Suite 101
20271 Goldenrod Lane
Germantown, Maryland 20876
E-mail: rzaner@orchid.com
301-428-4877 (Fax)