Autopsy Technician, District 20 Medical Examiner Office

The District Twenty Medical Examiner is accepting applications for autopsy technician level 1 or 2.

Please note that employees of the District Twenty Medical Examiner are not county or state employees and do not qualify to receive Florida retirement benefits, but full-time staff receive benefits, which includes health insurance paid by employer at 80% , retirement, paid time off and paid holidays.

Applicant must reside in Collier County or up to South Fort Myers in Lee County.

Salary

Salary range for Technician 1 is $15.00 to 17.00 an hour, depending on experience.
Overtime pay provided for time worked over 40 hours within the same work week in accordance with state and federal laws.
Must be able to work on-call rotating weekends. 

Education and Experience

Preferred experience in the following areas: assisting autopsies at a medical examiner's office or pathology laboratory, forensic photography, medical examiner investigations or in forensic anthropology.

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Medico-Legal Death Investigator, District 20 Medical Examiner Office

The District Twenty Medical Examiner is accepting applications for medico-legal death investigator level 1 or 2.

Please note that employees of the District Twenty Medical Examiner are not county or state employees and do not qualify to receive Florida retirement benefits, but full-time staff receive benefits, which includes health insurance paid by employer at 80% , retirement, paid time off and paid holidays.

Applicant must reside in Collier County or up to South Fort Myers in Lee County.

Salary

Salary range for Investigator 1 is $16.00 to 18.00 an hour, depending on experience.
Overtime pay provided for time worked over 40 hours within the same work week in accordance with state and federal laws.
Must be able to work on-call rotating weekends.

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Associate Medical Examiner-Forensic Pathologist, Volusia County

VolusiaCtyLogoSALARY: Negotiable, commensurate with training and experience

OPENING DATE: 04/25/18 CLOSING DATE: Continuous, This position is posted on a continuous basis and may close without notice.

MAJOR FUNCTIONS: 
Volusia County is seeking a forensic pathologist to serve as an Associate Medical Examiner (AME) for the Medical Examiner Division.  This position is located in Daytona Beach, Florida (District 7).  The AME is a highly responsible position, providing medical examiner services pursuant to Chapter 406, Florida Statute and Chapter 11G, Florida Administrative Code. Must have outstanding verbal and written communication skills, the ability to work effectively with administrative, investigative and technical staff, prosecuting and defense attorneys and law enforcement personnel.  Must have the ability to interact with family members and the public in a compassionate and respectful manner.  The Medical Examiner Office operates with a full-time staff of fifteen, and also provides medical examiner services under contract with Seminole County (District 24).

ILLUSTRATIVE DUTIES: (NOTE: These are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work performed. The omission of specific duties does not exclude them from the position.)

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How do I submit a job advertisement?

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Please pay by check made out to "Florida Association of Medical Examiners" and mail to:

Michael Bell, MD
Palm Beach County Medical Examiner Office
3126 Gun Club Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33406