If you wish to apply, check to see if the position is open by visiting the City of Mesa Jobs page. If the position is listed there, it is open and you will be able to complete the application online. The job descriptions below do not mean positions are currently open.
Forensic Firearms Examiner I
Forensic Firearms Examiner II
Forensic Firearms Examiner III
Forensic Latent Print Examiner I
Forensic Latent Print Examiner II
Forensic Scientist I
Forensic Scientist II
Forensic Scientist III
Forensic Services Internship - (Opens Police Volunteer page--scroll to Internships) Vacancies are not open year round. Applicants must be in their Junior or Senior year.
The best degrees for entry level analytical positions within Forensic Services are:
a BS or MS in Chemistry, or Forensic Science with a strong emphasis in chemistry for most positions; or
- a BS or MS in Biochemistry, Biology or Forensic Science with an emphasis in genetics for DNA positions.
Technical positions generally require less specific course work. See individual requirements.