Forensic Investigator, District 20


Full-Time Medical Examiner Investigator for Second Shift, 2pm - 10pm

Benefits include health insurance, retirement, paid time off and paid holidays

Pleasant and professional environment for a person looking for interesting and essential employment

Preferably, applicant must reside in Collier County and no further than South Fort Myers

The District Twenty Medical Examiner is a contracted service and, therefore, employees are not county or state employees and do not qualify for county or state benefits


  • Salary range $35,000 to 45,000 annually, depending on level of experience
  • Overtime pay provided for time worked over 40 hours within the same work week, per state and federal laws
  • Must be able to work rotating on-call evenings and weekends


  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferred)
  • Medical examiner, forensic anthropology, medical, dental, veterinarian office (preferred experience)
  • Bilingual Spanish or Creole (preferred)

Job Description:

  • Gather and prioritize information from doctors, police, families, funeral homes and other sources
  • Write coherent summary reports and notes, obtain medical and other information for each case
  • Complete death certificates and process other information
  • Respond to telephone inquiries, emails and other inquiries in a timely manner
  • Must speak and write in a fluent, organized and coherent manner
  • Exceptional organizational skills required
  • Must be able to work under pressure, multi-task and maintain composure and a good attitude
  • Able to communicate with grieving families respectfully and with empathy
  • Must read, write and speak English proficiently
  • Must be computer literate
  • Must be available to work during county, state or national crises
  • Must be able to work designated rotating evenings, weekends and holidays (partially from home)
  • Must be flexible, willing to assist co-workers and work agreeably in a team environment
  • Must be intelligent, hard-working, polite, honest, trustworthy, reliable and punctual

Please send resume, cover letter and references with addresses and phone numbers to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
Resume must include a cover letter and your present and last 3 employers. There is no application form.