Full-Time Autopsy Technician, District 20

The District Twenty Medical Examiner has an available position for Autopsy Technician level 1 or 2

This is a full-time position with benefits, which include health insurance, retirement, accrued paid time off and paid holidays, in a pleasant and professional office for individual looking for interesting and essential employment

Applicant must reside in Collier County, or between Collier and south Fort Myers

The District Twenty Medical Examiner is contracted, and employees are not eligible for the county or state employee benefits


Salary range is $31,200-45,700 annually. Starting salary will depend on the level of experience
Overtime pay provided for time worked over 40 hours within the same workweek, in accordance with state and federal laws
Must be able to work on-call rotating weekends

Education and Experience

Preferred experience: assisting with autopsies at a medical examiner's office or hospital pathology lab, forensic photography, forensic investigations or forensic anthropology

Employer will provide training for an employee with no prior experience

Job Description

Assist medical examiner with autopsies on weekdays, rotating on-call weekends and rotating holidays
Must be able to work overtime, when necessary
Must be available to work during the county, state or national crises
Prepare autopsy suite and body for an autopsy, take forensic photographs, take x-rays, clean after the autopsy
Responsible for record-keeping, labeling, storing, and maintaining a chain of evidence for all specimens.
Carry out other morgue duties, as assigned
Must be able to move a 200-pound deceased person unassisted
Must properly communicate verbally and in writing
Excellent organizational skills required
Able to work under pressure and maintain composure and good attitude
Must be intelligent, hard-working, polite, honest, trustworthy, reliable and punctual
Must show respect for the deceased, their families, co-workers, supervisors and other agency personnel
Must be flexible, willing to assist co-workers and able to work agreeably in a team environment
Must be able to read and write English proficiently and must be computer literate.

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The resume must include your current and your last 3 employers’ information. There is no application form.